Two thousand years of history
A seven-hour, nine lock journey from our narrowboat hire base at Bunbury.
Chester can also be reached on a week’s cruise from our narrowboat hire base at Trevor.
Historic Chester, famous for its Roman foundations and medieval architecture and imposing city walls, is a popular short-break destination. It makes an ideal stop off on a canal boat holiday starting from Bunbury or Trevor. With its unique collection of Tudor timber framed buildings, vibrant market hall, award winning Chester Zoo, busy racecourse, trendy bars, great shops and huge variety of restaurants, a Chester city break will not disappoint. Chester’s narrowboat moorings are conveniently located in the heart of the historic city a short stroll from its key attractions.