Relax & Unwind

River Bann Boat Experience

Travelling along the River Bann, Coleraine, relax and unwind taking in the beautiful scenery, wildlife and history. Whether it is a boating experience with friends, a family day out, birthday, wedding, graduation or just for fun we will tailor your trip to suit your requirements


Experience the Best of the River Bann onboard the classic harbour launch M.V. Kingfisher. Built in 1947 by Harland & Wolff she was restored and refurbished during the pandemic lockdown providing a wonderfully comfortable platform to view wildlife, learn about Northern Ireland’s longest river and its culture and heritage. Sit back, relax and unwind.

Experience the tranquil River Bann from the comfort of a classic vessel and discover the fascinating origins story of human settlement in Ireland. Enjoy unique land and water-based heritage journey across diverse timelines on this boating experience. This fully guided new experience includes a seated river trip on the classic boat M.V. Kingfisher, a 1-hour shore stop walk at Mountsandel State Care heritage site and complimentary refreshments onboard.

Outside our usual scheduled boat experiences, M.V. Kingfisher is available for private charters.  Each charter is designed to your specific requirements, a truly unique way to to celebrate a special occasion: birthday, graduation, anniversary, wedding or engagement party, team building event or simply an amazing day out with family and friends.

Book an evening cruise, experience the River Bann as it slowly winds down, sit back and relax in comfort as the evening draws in.

Why travel with
White River Charters

Experience & Enthusiasm

We provide boat-loads of maritime and boating experience, enthusiasm, passion and extensive local knowledge to this venture. We are focused on providing a memorable and tranquil river experience away from the crowds.

Unique Experience

We are focused on providing a unique and calming experience along the majestic and historic River Bann promoting 'blue health' and mindfulness.

Wildlife Safe

White River Charters Ltd are WiSe accredited Wildlife Safe Operators

About us

Run by business partners Ian and Fiona, we are a new charter company based on the beautiful Causeway Coast, Northern Ireland, offering scheduled and bespoke river trips onboard the fully refurbished classic wooden harbour launch M.V. Kingfisher, built in 1947 by the famous Harland & Wolff shipyard Queens Island, Belfast. 

We are keeping a little piece of maritime history alive.

If you wish to discuss our options telephone; 07455 922622


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