Hop on Hop off Liverpool & River Mersey Cruise

Explore Liverpool by both water and land! Hop aboard the 50-minute River Explorer cruise and then visit 14 of the city's most famous landmarks from Liverpool's open-top City Explorer Bus. Includes the Royal Albert Dock, The Cavern Quarter, the Cathedrals and the Chinese Arch.

Things to do Hop on Hop off Liverpool & River Mersey Cruise

Liverpool River Cruise

Mersey Ferries is a must-see attraction and the only way to see the world-famous and unrivaled Liverpool Waterfront. On board the 50-minute river cruise, visitors will discover the endearing legacy of Liverpool and the River Mersey, with its musical and maritime history.

As you take in views of Liverpool's riverside architecture and wildlife, you can listen to entertaining audio commentary on the fascinating maritime history of the River Mersey. Hear stories of smuggling, music and war – three diverse influences that have touched this friendly city over the years and given it a unique charm.

Departing every hour, the 50-minute river experience departs from Liverpool, Pier Head, calling at Seacombe and *Woodside, Wirral . There is no better way to witness and enjoy Liverpool's iconic seafront and heritage.

When you return to Liverpool Pier Head from the river cruise, the City Explorer open-top tour car will be there. over there; at Pier Head to continue your journey.

Sightseeing Bus Tour: the best way to explore the city!

By reserving your ticket for the Tourist Bus you can pass by 14 of the most famous places in the city. From Liverpool's open-top City Explorer bus, which includes the Royal Albert Dock, The Cavern Quarter, the Cathedrals and the Chinese Arch, with a guide on each bus. Without a doubt, the perfect way to learn about the history and culture of Liverpool.

Your ticket is valid for 48 hours once redeemed, so you can continue your journey at your own pace.

You have 3 types of tickets available:

- Liverpool River Cruise Only

- Sightseeing Bus Tour Only

- Combo: River Cruise + Sightseeing Bus Tour


- Sightseeing Bus Stops: Please ensure your exchange at any of the bus stops with the driver. Your ticket is valid for 48hours once it has been redeemed.

- The Cruise departs on the hour every hour from Liverpool Pier Head (Gerry Marsden) Terminal.

- Please note that Woodside is now here. closed for remodeling.

- Toilets are available in the terminal and on the ferry.

- The sightseeing buses are wheelchair accessible. 

Highlights to see in Hop on Hop off Liverpool & River Mersey Cruise

  • The Cavern Quarter
  • Royal Albert Dock
  • Liverpool River Cruise
  • Sightseeing Bus Tour
  • Liverpool's open-top City Explorer bus
  • Chinese Arch


1 hour 30 minutes
Guide in Spanish and English

Adults (+ 16 years old): 14.00 €

Children (5-15 years old): 10.00 €

Adults (+16): 14.00 €

Children (5-15 years old): 9.00 €

Adults (+16 years old): 27.00 €

Children (5-15 years old): 16.00 €

Availability and starting time
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When to book?
You can reserve up to 20 hours before the activity
Free cancellation
Cancel free up to 41 days before the activity and receive a full refund.


50 minute River Cruise
48hrs ticket for Sightseeing Bus (if purchased)
Live commentary
1 Participación en Premios Mensuales: Ver Premios


Food and drinks

Meeting point

Mersey Ferries Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal, (Gerry Marsden) Liverpool L 3 1DP


How to book?
Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.
Is the interior of the monuments visited?
Only the exterior of the named sites
Is the tour adapted for people with reduced mobility?
Not adapted
Guaranteed departures without min of travelers
Are animals allowed?
Activity recommended for children?
Yes, families are welcome

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Best price guaranteed
Quick and easy reservation
Multilingual Customer Service
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