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Celebrate Your Special Day with a Unique Canal Boat Wedding Reception

If you’re dreaming of a wedding reception that combines charm, intimacy, and a touch of adventure, a micro wedding reception on a traditional wood-panelled canal boat might be just the ticket. Skipton Boat Trips offers an unforgettable experience for couples looking to celebrate their union in a truly distinctive way. Here’s a closer look at…

Skipton Boat Trips: The Ultimate Guide for Coach Parties

Yorkshire is a dream destination for coach parties, with its stunning scenery, historic towns, and fantastic attractions. And one of the highlights of any coach trip to Yorkshire is Skipton, a picturesque market town in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. Skipton is not only a great place to visit, but also a perfect base…

Hire a Canal Boat for the Day: Experience the Ultimate Adventure [+Tips & Costs]

Experience the Ultimate Adventure: Hire a Canal Boat for the Day Are you looking for a unique and exhilarating adventure? Look no further than hiring a canal boat for the day! Imagine gliding through serene waters, surrounded by picturesque landscapes and quaint villages. Whether you’re seeking a relaxing escape or a thrilling exploration, a canal…

Enjoy a Friday Evening Fish and Chips Cruise in Skipton

Are you looking for a fun and tasty way to kick off your weekend? If so, you’ll love our Friday Evening Fish and Chips Cruise, one of the best boat trips in Skipton. This two-hour cruise will take you on a scenic journey along the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, where you’ll enjoy the views, the…

Why You Should Choose a Canal Boat Wedding in Skipton

If you’re looking for a way to make your wedding day stand out from the crowd, why not consider a canal boat wedding in Skipton? Skipton is a lovely town in the Yorkshire Dales, with a rich history and a scenic location. And what better way to enjoy its beauty than by cruising along the…

How to Plan a Micro Wedding on a Budget | The Ultimate Guide

If you’re dreaming of a beautiful wedding day without breaking the bank, you might want to consider a micro wedding. A micro wedding is a small-scale celebration with a limited number of guests, usually between 10 and 50. It’s a great way to save money, reduce stress, and focus on the quality of your wedding…

2024 Cruises on Sale Now – Book Your Adventure Today!

Discover the best canal cruises in Skipton with Skipton Boat Trips. Whether you’re a local or a tourist, you’ll love our range of cruises for the 2024 season. We have something for everyone, from afternoon tea to fish and chips to roast dinner. One of our most popular cruises is the Afternoon Tea Cruise on…

Experience the Magic of Christmas with Skipton Boat Trips!

  As the festive season approaches, immerse yourself in the enchantment of Christmas with Skipton Boat Trips. Nestled in the Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales, Skipton – North Yorkshire, our Magical Santa Trips aboard the Cobbydale promise an unforgettable experience for all ages. Step aboard the festively adorned Cobbydale for a delightful boat ride and…

Relaxing on the Water: Friday Evening Fish and Chips Cruise on the Leeds-Liverpool Canal

Skipton Boat Trips was thrilled to be included in the Sunday Times’ article “Best Boat Trips to Book in July 2022” last year. We are excited to announce our Friday Evening Fish and Chips Cruise’s, which has quickly become a fan favourite, have started again for 2023.  This two-hour cruise is the perfect way to…

Sail into Happily Ever After: Wedding Receptions on Skipton Boat Trips’ Dalesman

If you’re looking for a unique and picturesque location to hold your wedding reception, look no further than Skipton Boat Trips and their dining boat, the Dalesman. With stunning views of the Yorkshire Dales and the charming atmosphere of a canal boat, the Dalesman is the perfect venue for a memorable celebration. One of the…

Skipton Boat Trips Wins Craven Business Awards – Tourism Business of the Year 2022

The beautiful town of Skipton in North Yorkshire has long been a popular destination for tourists, and its many businesses have been recognised by the Craven Business Awards. The awards, which are organised by the Craven Herald and Pioneer and LOCALiQ, are designed to celebrate and recognise businesses in the Craven district that excel in their fields. This year, Skipton Boat Trips was honoured to receive the Tourism Business of the Year award, beating out stiff competition from other local businesses in the tourism sector. The award was presented at a glittering ceremony held at the Rendezvous Hotel in Skipton, attended by local business owners, dignitaries, and representatives of the media. Skipton Boat Trips offers visitors the chance to experience the beauty of Skipton and its surrounding areas via the Leeds & Liverpool canal. The company’s fleet of boats offers…

Discover the Best of Yorkshire on a Coach Trip: From Skipton Boat Trips to Historic Towns and Scenic Railways

If you’re planning a coach trip to Yorkshire, then you’re in for a treat. The region is packed with fantastic attractions, stunning scenery, and historic towns and cities. One destination that should definitely be on your itinerary is Skipton, a picturesque market town in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. And one of the best…