A Gift Voucher for a Thames Barge Sailing Trip on the 'GRETA' makes an excellent present for a birthday or any other Special Occasion. You can also charter Greta for up to 12 passengers for that special occasion where you require private use of this Thames Sailing Barge. A lovely gift for Anniversaries, Birthdays, or as a unique Wedding present. We have daily sailings trips (subject to weather conditions) from Whitstable Harbour around the Thames Estuary. The 2019 Sailing Season began in April/May and will finish around end September or if the weather is good, mid October. These trips can last up to 6 hours so bring food and cold drinks with you. The crew do the sailing while you sit back and relax but if you like, you can, with the permission of the Skipper, help with the sailing.
Greta Gift Vouchers are redeemed by the Holder telephoning the Skipper Steve Norris on 07711 657919 to make a booking. We will then confirm the booking by sending the Voucher Holder a Booking Confirmation by email.
The booking confirmation together with the voucher must be presented to the Skipper of the 'GRETA' on the day of sailing.
Safety Notes for all Passengers
Passengers board and disembark at their own risk via a near vertical ladder attached to the harbour wall. Passengers must ensure that they wear suitable clothing and flat footwear. A safety briefing is given on board prior to sailing.
DON'T FORGET TO BRING A PACKED LUNCH AND COLD DRINKS - WE PROVIDE TEA & COFFEE DURING THE BARGE TRIP. FLAT SHOES ON BOARD PLEASE. WE SUGGEST A HAT ON SUNNY DAYS AND A FLEECE ON OTHER DAYS. YOU CAN EITHER STAY ON DECK OR GO BELOW AND SIT IN THE LOUNGE. BRING A BOOK AND SIT BACK AND RELAX! ENJOY THE PEACE & QUIET!
GIFT VOUCHERS WILL BE VALID FOR THE 2019 Sailing Season.
An original gift that they will remember!
Gift Vouchers are either sent by e-mail in the form of an E-Voucher or by post if an optional Greta Gift Card at £2.95 is ordered.
When you book a Gift Voucher online we will send the e-Ticket directly to your email address. If you have booked online and intend the trip to be a gift you can forward the eTicket to the recipient.
Note : At the Check Out, the Alternative address is only used if you have ordered a GIFT CARD AND a GIFT VOUCHER and want us to POST them directly to the recipient on your behalf.
(Allow up to 5 working days for a Gift Card to arrive through the Post)
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