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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Sun 23 Feb
English Breakfast CruiseMaldon 2 HoursA seated Full English Breakfast on board followed by a one hour cruise to Mill Beach and back
Sun 08 Mar
Sunday Roast CruiseMaldon 3 HoursA one hour sail 1100-1200, followed by a freshly cooked Sunday Roast on board.
Sat 14 Mar
Birds of the Crouch Cruise – NEWNorth Fambridge 4 HoursExplore the River Crouch from North Fambridge Marina, with experts from Swallow Birding helping you spot and identify our visiting winter birds. Includes light lunch.
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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