Discover great Easter treats with family ferry breaks Visit

Ferry companies are offering a host of family getaways for the Easter holidays.


For a range of ideas for Easter and post-Easter breaks by ferry, take a look at the Discover Ferries website and follow the links to members.

Easter offers for 2010 Go wildlife watching DFDS Seaways is offering two-for-one deals for two night mini cruises or ORCA Wildlife Watching mini cruises to Amsterdam. Departing from Newcastle from just £89 for two people or £138 for a family of four, each offer includes two nights on ship and coach transfers to and from Amsterdam.

The ORCA Wildlife Watching mini cruise is available on April 12 and 14 while the two night mini cruise is available on selected departures throughout the Easter Holidays. For more information or to book visit

Experience a tasty trip with a difference with a Wightlink Green Getaways Easter holiday at the Isle of Wight’s famous Garlic Farm, available for just £512 for a family of four (£128pp). Offering two bedrooms, a kitchen, dining area and living room, Barn Cottage is one of six cottages created from traditional outbuildings around Mersley Farm in the Island’s rural heartland. Departing on  April 9, the package includes seven nights self-catering accommodation and return Wightlink car ferry crossings from Portsmouth or Lymington. For more information or to book call 0871 376 0013 or visit 

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