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Top of the World tour at Anderton Boat Lift

Do you dare to stand on the top of the Anderton Boat Lift?

View of River Weaver from top of Anderton Boat Lift with boats on river River Weaver at Anderton Boat Lift

Ever wanted to get up close and personal with the Anderton Boat Lift?

Top of the world tour visitorsOur unique behind the scenes tour is not for the faint hearted, the tour starts in the Visitor Centre and then you are guided out on to the lift along the aqueduct, taken into the previously unseen control room and machine deck. 

How to book

The tour is only run on special dates - see our What's happening page for available dates and times. You'll need to book as the space on each tour is understanably limited. 

£10 per person

Call our booking team now on 01606 786 777

And remember...

The tour is on the top of the lift so is not suitable for people with a fear of heights. Please wear suitable footwear and clothing. This is a walking tour and there is a need to climb steps. A minimum age applies.

Last date edited: 4 May 2017