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Thames River

London, England
+44 20 8891 1411
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Thames Hop-On Hop-Off River Cruise
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London Vintage Bus Tour Including River Thames Cruise with Optional Lunch
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Small-Group River Thames Bike Tour
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  • Average8%
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London, England
Southbank
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the world's most important and historic rivers. How could it be anything less than excellent? Here is something I learned only on this most recent trip: Walking its length is A Thing, a Life Goal, a Bucket List item, a source of pride...More

Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 3 days ago

May 3 to May 10, 2017 - While visiting London, we walked along the Thames River embankment (promenade) from Tate Modern to the London Bridge. Along the way, we stopped to cross the Tower Bridge and to see the exterior of the London Tower. It...More

Thank JerryH9905
Reviewed 5 days ago

The river walk along the Thames from Westminster-or beyond -heading West towards Greenwich will offer you many delights to see, experience and eat pick a dry day if you can and it will offer you many happy memories

Thank Johntherunner
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a boat tour on the Thames and our hotel had a view of it as well. I enjoyed seeing the city this way. I think it would be fun at night, though we went during the day.

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A brilliant day made this all the more enjoyable by the Thames Watermen operating on City Cruises. These knowledgeable guys made the trip very interesting with many facts about our great city, I noticed that one of the guys in particular used clear diction and...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I launched from st Katherine's pier on the left side of the the bridge, with my 16 month old son with a buggy, I was helped on by one of the crew and on a sunny day which was nice. We were headed towards Westminster...More

Thank Blake B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking along the river bank is a great way to take in London; many of the familiar locales are on the north bank, but Southbank has been transformed into a very attractive and pedestrian-friendly stretch that may be even better for walkers to enjoy, with...More

Thank biblioverken
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

London is flat and there are not many geographic spots to focus one's eye. But the Thames works in that way as it flows through the center or town. Just go down hill and you reach the river. These days there are lots of new...More

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great walk with fantastic views of London, lots of things to stop and people watch, plenty of places to sit and lots of choices for coffee or a meal and the walk is free. We walked from Vauxhall bridge to almost London...More

Thank Marion N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a walk around the Walton upon Thames area.It wonderful experience for relaxation besides learning some history of the surrounding area.

Thank Mehmoodmewat
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Southbank
Big time attractions such as the London Eye and a
thriving theatre scene (compliments of the National
Theatre and the Young Vic) are but a few of the
reasons that Southbank is such a collectively
cherished part of town. With plenty of family friendly
activities and venues lined up along a pedestrianized
river bank between Westminster Bridge and Waterloo
Bridge, visitors can always expect a casual and
...More
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PriyaAnanthan
How to reach thames from Brick Lane? What is the best way to do a tour / cruise? Will we get vegetarian food?
7 May 2017|
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Response from NicholasARRoberts | Reviewed this property |
Priya. From Brick Lane you're about 800 metres/yards north of the Thames. The best way to get there walking is down brick lane (against traffic), and when it ends turn right on Whitechapel and then take the third left... More
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Kerryman37
Can I take some luggage on the trip as we will be heading to Heathrow around 3pm
4 November 2016|
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Response from Joe W | Reviewed this property |
It is possible but I would leave it @ your hotel and leave from there to LHR.
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Steph12345
Hi. I would like to enquire about boat trips departing from Richmond on Saturday 11th June. A afternoon short to medium would be great. Thanking you in advance. Stephan
7 June 2016|
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Response from Jennifer44_11 | Reviewed this property |
I haven't travelled to Richmond myself but note that there is a London River Service Map which details all river services. See the londontoolkit. Travelling by riverboat is certainly hassle free. Hope you enjoy your journey
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