Winners of the Visit Essex - Best Small Attraction 2015 award
See gorgeous Essex sights
Take afternoon tea on board
Take a 'two island' cruise, sailing to Northsea and Osea Island, setting off from Maldon for a wonderful sightseeing adventure with afternoon tea. Board the barge at Hythe Quay, a bustling area with a proud sailing history before heading up past a Northsea Island RSPB reserve, teaming with gorgeous natural wildlife. Sail up to Heybridge Basin (the entrance to the Chelmer and Blackwater Canal), go past Millbeach and finally, to beautiful Osea Island. While on board, enjoy a delightful afternoon tea, consisting of tea, scones with jam and cream and homemade cakes. Sit back on this blissful two hour cruise, relax and take in some of the most beautiful natural scenery in Essex.