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M.V. Karina Pleasure Cruises

30 North Quay, Douglas IM1 4LB
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A pleasant 2 hour cruise from Douglas

Monday 18th September I boarded the M.V.Karina from Douglas harbour for a cruise as far as the... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
99catzmeiow
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Derbyshire
Great to see Isle of Man from the sea

This trip along the coast was greatly enhanced by MV Karina's Captain's informative and... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Marion B
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London, United Kingdom
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30 North Quay, Douglas IM1 4LB
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Monday 18th September I boarded the M.V.Karina from Douglas harbour for a cruise as far as the airport towards the south of the island. The Captain was a mine of information on all aspects of the trip from geology to the history of the properties...More

Thank 99catzmeiow
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This trip along the coast was greatly enhanced by MV Karina's Captain's informative and entertaining commentary. Sights that we had visited like Snaefell, the Electric Train and Groudle Glen Railway were pointed out to us which made it all the more relevant. The coastal scenery...More

Thank Marion B
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

took a cruise whilst on holiday , 2 hour cruise to dhoon bay , excellent trip , amazing commentary from the skipper ,great value for money. only £15 for two hour cruise. took our wee dog on board , he loved it too .recommend it...More

Thank brodybunch1117
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Relaxing trip, great to see the Island from the sea. Cliffs and mini waterfalls, lots of historic information give in the audio. Only 4 stars as my ears got a bit tired, little pause now and then would've been welcome. Saw seals and loads of...More

Thank zmartie2015
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

A trip on the Karina offers the opportunity to view the Island from a different angle and also enjoy the wildlife. We have enjoyed a number of trips out and as well as enjoying a trip on the Karina herself, I also love watching the...More

Thank Rachel S
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is a must for anyone visiting the Isle of Man, "The Derbyhaven cruise" the whole trip was interesting from meeting Captain Stephen Carter in the Departure lounge in the sea terminal Douglas to departing the M.V. Karina after two hours the trip was enjoyable...More

Thank S P
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

All the other reviews say it all. Excellent informative narrative from the Captain. Having done afternoon trips both North and South from Douglas I prefer the Laxey trip as you have a stop off there for an hour - time for stroll and an ice-cream.

Thank Lucelockett
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Captain Stephen Carter has and amazing knowledge of the Isle of Man. This trip is pleasurable and educational - suitable for locals and visitors to the Isle of Man

Thank frank r
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

We love a boat trip wherever we go. Sought out this one from the Sea Terminal in Douglas. A different trip up and down the coast is scheduled each day at 2pm for 2-3 hours. The trip we went on was to Old Laxey up...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

What a lovely experience. We choose a nice day Tuesday ,calm waters and thoroughly enjoyed the hour each way sail with a one hour stop in Port Erin to enjoy a lovely local ice cream on the promenade. The Captains commentary was first class both...More

1  Thank Peter O
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Orville63
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Response from Rachel S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You'll find timetable info available here approx. a week in advance on the website (search on IOM pleasure cruises and then click on the timetable) as for some reason Trip Advisor won't like include a link to a website... More
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