For the first time in many years, Shieldhall will be visiting Portsmouth Harbour, home to the Royal Navy – an exciting opportunity to view Britain’s naval vessels and the dramatic skyline of Portsmouth, including Southsea; Clarence Pier; Spice Island and the Spinnaker Tower, from the water. This trip is sure to be popular, with early booking recommended!
Trip Itinerary – Please note that Shieldhall will NOT be berthing in Portsmouth Harbour.
Departure from Berth 110, Southampton at 10:30.
Continue through the Solent until reach the Pilot station for Portsmouth.
Enter Portsmouth Harbour.
Pass HMS Victory, HMS Warrior and Warships.
Turn in the swinging basin and head back.
Exit Portsmouth Harbour.
Exit Portsmouth Waters and the Portsmouth Pilot departs.
Head back to Berth 110, Southampton via the North Channel.
Arrive back at Berth 110, Southampton at 18:00.
During your cruise, see the impressive engine room with its original steam engines at work and the bridge, with its traditional instruments and gleaming brasswork; admire the ship’s steam assisted steering gear (similar to that used on Titanic); talk to the Captain and volunteer crew; listen to an informed commentary on the sights and sounds of Southampton Water, portsmouth and the Solent; pass close to the great ocean liners and container ships; walk the teak decks; relax in the Saloon with our wide range of refreshments including tea / coffee; real ale; a range of Titanic bottled beers; wine and hot and cold food, available on all trips. Courtesy parking is available close to the berth. Children will have fun with our interactive Shieldhall Log Book, collecting stickers from various stations on board!
|17 Jul 2022 - 10:30||7.5 hours||Standard - Min: £16.00 Max: £52.00||Book Tickets|