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Chatham is the hub of the towns located around the River Medway in Kent, a position which means it has extensive maritime history. Explore this at the Chatham Historic Dockyard with its collections of historic lifeboats, warships and displays of engineering from the Victorian era to the present day. Alternatively, peruse the shops and centre of this interesting small town.

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Join at: Chatham Dockyard Outlet Centre car park [bus lay-by outside of the Villagio Restaurant]

Free shuttle buses will take passengers to MV Balmoral. The listed trip departure times below are the latest bus departures each car park. Please arrive in good time to allow for parking and finding the bus.

Postcode: ME4 4LL

    River Medway Spectacle
    Join this sailing to celebrate the 350th anniversary of the Dutch invasion of the River Medway. Over 100 yachts are due to sail into the Medway including some historic vessels.
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    Circumnavigate Isle of Sheppey [coach return from Gravesend]
    Enjoy this rare opportunity to cruise the Isle of Sheppey in its entirety including the Swale channel. Enjoy unique views of the Spit of Grain Tower, expanses of wildlife-rich marshland and the Island towns from the Thames Estuary itself. Passengers disembark at Gravesend for inclusive coach to Chatham on return.
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