Breathtaking views of the Mourne Mountains from sea

Daily boat departures from Newcastle, County Down

Located at the foot of the majestic Mourne Mountains, Newcastle is a picturesque seaside town perfect for fun-packed family holidays, special occasions, activity days & relaxing romantic breaks.

The mountains themselves are world-famous for their serene beauty and steep contrast as they dramatically plunge from land to sea.

Mourne Sea Tours offer a unique experience to view this unforgettable mountain backdrop from the water, located in Newcastle Harbour—a view which can’t be captured from land. Suitable for groups, families, couple sand commercial charter hire.


Get out on the water for your very own private boat charter (max 12 passengers)

Experience The Breath-Taking Majestic Coastline of the Mourne mountains, Newcastle bay & surrounding coastline.

Treat your family to a fabulous outdoor experience as we ease ourselves out of lockdown, enjoy the beauty of our very own coastline, its majestic scenery, our wildlife, bird sanctuaries and marine wildlife. Bring a picnic, your favourite music playlist and just sit back, relax and enjoy an unforgettable experience on board the MOURNE LADY....

  • Private charter / trips for up to 12 persons
  • 1 & 2 hour private round trip
  • Booking is essential
  • Fully qualified RYA & MCA crew
  • Bring your own picnic & drinks
  • £200 & £350 for 1 & 2 hour trips
  • Up to 5 trips daily (tide & weather depending)

About Mourne Sea Tours

Inspired by the spectacular scenery viewed from a lifeboat travelling back into the bay, Ian bought the Mourne Lady, a comfortable boat perfectly equipped to share the magnificent sight with others—young and old.

Explore the bay & beyond

Committed to sharing the magnificent local beauty with as many people as possible, Mourne Sea Tours offer a full range of trips and tours to suit all requirements. Visit our tours page for more information.

Frequently asked questions

If you’re looking for the perfect boat trip, tour or charter, you’re likely to have lots of questions.You can call Ian Kelly at Mourne Sea Tours anytime on 07734970065 or visit our FAQs section for more information.

Book a trip with Mourne Sea Tours

A unique experience

Mourne Sea Tours are currently the only company offering sight seeing tours of the Mourne Mountains by sea. Our daily trips and tours provide an unforgettable, one of a kind experience that will amaze you.

Local boat crew

All of our boat crew are local to the area and passionate about the local history and geography. Our crew are all RYA & MCA qualified to the highest standard. If you are interested in learning more about the Mourne Mountains and surrounding area, you’re in the perfect place.

Beat the crowds

Newcastle can get very busy during high season, with this in mind, venturing out to sea will come as a welcome break from the bustling crowds. ‘Mourne Lady’ holds a maximum of 12 passengers so early booking is essential. Call now to check availability.

Breathtaking views

With world-famous breathtaking views, it’s no wonder the hit TV show Game of Thrones filmed scenes here. This historic coastline sees many visitors, but the beauty that awaits you from the sea is on another level!