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Santa Special Boat Trips

Type:Outdoor Event

Tapton Lock Visitor Centre
Lockoford Lane
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 7JB
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Tel01629 533020

Santa aboard the John Varley narrowboat

About

Bring the kids for a Santa Special voyage along the Chesterfield Canal at Christmas. Book early for these popular trips to meet Santa. There's a toy for each child and a drink and mince pie for each adult.

Trips last 30 minutes and start from Tapton Lock. Booking and advance payment essential.

Trip timings:

19th November – 13.00 and 13.40
20th November – 11.20, 12.00, 13.00, 13.40
26th November – 9.20, 10.00, 10.40, 11.20

Trips on 27th November and 3rd to 4th; 10th to 11th; 17th to 18th December –

9.20, 10.00, 10.40, 11.20, 12.00, 13.00, 13.40, 14.20, 15.00, 15.40

Trips on 21st to 24th December –

10.00, 10.40, 11.20, 12.00, 13.00, 13.40, 14.20, 15.00

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£6.00 per adult
Adult£6.00 per adult

All tickets £7.00

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access

Children

  • Children welcome

Opening Times

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Limited parking on the road
From North/South
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select right hand lane and take 4th exit (A61 signposted Sheffield). At next roundabout (traffic light controlled, Tesco) select right hand lane and take 3rd exit (Lockoford Lane). Tapton Lock Visitor Centre is on right. Parking on street.

From East
Follow A617 to M1 motorway junction, then follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. At roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A632). Turn immediately left into slip road to A61 (signposted Sheffield). At next roundabout (traffic light controlled, Tesco) select right hand lane and take 3rd exit (Lockoford Lane). Tapton Lock Visitor Centre is on right. Parking on street.

Accessible by Public Transport: Chesterfield station is 2 miles away.

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