Step aboard for the unforgettable experience of a river cruise on board a vintage sailing barge
Sailing barge cruises
Explore our vast range of ever changing public trips including food cruises, race days and weekends away. With Topsail there really is something for everyone and with new dates added all the time, you’ll be sure to find the right trip for you.
...a truly unusual venue
Our beautiful vessels provide an unusual and memorable venue for all kinds of events, whether you are looking for a venue for a birthday party, wedding reception or wedding anniversary, somewhere to entertain clients or staff, or a day out for your club with a difference.
Your food is supplied by our own in-house catering company, supplying homemade, locally sourced, high quality food, served by our fabulous galley team. Why not also visit our barge tearooms on Maldon’s Hythe Quay?
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Fri 03 Apr
Birds of the Blackwater Day CruiseMaldon 11 HoursExplore the River Blackwater with experts from Swallow Birding. Fully catered with Breakfast, morning coffee, lunch, tea with sandwiches and cake
Sun 05 Apr
Sunday Brunch CruiseMaldon 2 HoursA Two Island Cruise from Maldon Quay, past Northey Island to Osea Island and back. Add a Crusty Loaf large Huffer roll with Buntings Sausage, Bacon & Egg + tea/coffee/soft
Fri 10 Apr
Easter Cream Tea CruiseMaldon 2 HoursA Two Island Cruise from Maldon Quay, past Northey Island to Osea Island & Back. Add a Cream Tea of freshly baked scone with cream & jam, tea or coffee.
Topsail charters is an award-winning company that specialises in barge cruises, private barge hire and sailing experiences. We sail in numerous locations throughout Essex, Suffolk and London.
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