Photo: Tony Hisgett

Based in the heart of Newcastle next toRiver Escapes provides sight seers and sea lovers with premier cruises. You’ll immediately feel at home on these family-run cruises.

River Escapes offers an unparalleled way to experience and enjoy Newcastle Gatehead’s famous riverside, with its ever changing landscape and development along the banks of the River Tyne.

Hosting a fleet of three luxury-equipped river cruisers, there is something for all tastes, budgets, and occasions. With a capacity of up to 180 people, the three vessels, the River Escapes Latis, the River Escapes Fortuna, and the River Escapes Coventina have comfortable seating areas as well as licensed bar and catering facilities. All you need to do is sit back and enjoy the sights that adorn the River Tyne, from the most relaxing vantage in the city.

Hop aboard the quay-to-city cruise to see Newcastle’s most famous landmarks, or to see rolling countryside views take advantage of the quay-to-countryside cruise. It is the open ocean is you can have a Quay-to-sea cruise to fill you with a dose of the sea air.

Available for group bookings on scheduled cruises, or for private charter, River Escape cruises can provide for whatever your occasion requires.


Next to the Millenium Bridge, NE1 3DX
Tel: (01670) 785666
Times: Differ based on your tour.