Falkirk Wheel Cruises

On Sunday 29th August 2021 LUCS is offering one trip to the Falkirk Wheel and one trip returning from the Falkirk wheel to Linlithgow Canal Centre. This will depart from Linlithgow Canal Centre at 

  • 09.30 am by boat returning by coach at approximately 3:00 pm, or
  • 12.30 pm by coach returning by boat at approximately 6:00 pm

The boat trip is a four hour cruise on Saint Magdalene  along 12 miles of the Union Canal going over the Avon Aqueduct, through the Falkirk Canal tunnel, the Falkirk Wheel locks and a transit through the Falkirk Wheel. After this there is time for about an hour at the Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre. Points of interest are described in the LUCS Guide to the Falkirk Wheel Cruise.

Information about this Cruise is contained in the Falkirk Wheel Cruise Guide.

Price is £60 per table.

Advance booking is essential and you can use the LUCS Booking System to book and pay for a 2021 Cruise by PayPal, Credit Card, Cheque or LUCS voucher.

Covid precautions

  • One-metre social distancing and mask wearing is required on board except when seated at tables
  • Unfortunately, LUCS is unable to offer catering whilst Covid-19 restrictions are in force.
  • When arriving at the basin, please board the boat as soon as possible after your arrival.
  • Due to Covid restrictions, LUCS is currently unable to offer boarding assistance for mobility impaired passengers. If such assistance is required passengers are requested to ask someone in their bubble.
  • To ensure ventilation the windows and front door on the boat will be open. If it is a cold day, please dress accordingly

Saint Magdalene is also available for private hire

Gift Vouchers:  If you are thinking of a novel present for Christmas, a birthday, an anniversary or any other occasion, LUCS can provide gift vouchers for the Falkirk Wheel Cruises.Aqueduct Cruises.  The gift voucher can also be used for Town Boat Trips, Aqueduct Cruises, the hire of Victoria or St Magdalene with a driver and crew and the hire of the self-drive boat, Leamington. To make an enquiry please contact LUCS at – bookings@lucs.org.uk.

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