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Thames Riverboats

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Address: Westminster Pier, London SW1A 2JH, England
Phone Number: +44 (0) 20 7930 2062
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Great experience taking this trip We also have taken a trip in boat in Sena river but this one was very beautiful Even there are many work constructions and wind and rain but... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
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Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
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185 reviews 185 reviews
76 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Great experience taking this trip We also have taken a trip in boat in Sena river but this one was very beautiful Even there are many work constructions and wind and rain but everything is a part of the landscapes

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Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Travel the route to Hampton Court from Stephens Tower, have luncheon and meet the great London personality of London of the River boats. This year Hampton court celebrates 500 years the views are spectacular

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Really a nice experience to have when you are in London .Can get an idea about the history London by listening to the commentary by the guide

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6 reviews 6 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Excellent. We were greeted by a very friendly and helpful staff and a glass of sparkling wine. The tables were already laid out with our first course and our drinks order was taken as soon as we had taken our seat. The food was excellent and the service really good, friendly and so well organised. The music was really good... More 

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Dundalk, Ireland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

Really good value for money-the best way to get from Greenwich to the London Eye. Use travel card to get discount on boat. 1 adult & 3 kids only £11 for a 45 minute trip.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

It was okay, but nothing special. Hard to see out of the dirty windows. However, it's an experience to see the Thames. If you buy the tickets on the stop and go buses, they usually include a river cruise.

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El Cajon, United States
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55 reviews 55 reviews
26 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Don't recall the exact name of the cruise company, but the cruise on the River Thames was terrific. It was a view of London from the water and well worth the price of tickets. If one is using a London Pass Card, the tour is included in the price. Highly recommend taking a cruise on the River Thames.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The ride was like a slower version of the thames clipper river boat, but not in a bad way. It makes you take a moment and reflect life and when you come back to reality you are confronted with London from its most flattering angle. Special shout to Tony Singh who was very welcoming and a flash of humanity at... More 

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Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I am so very glad that we booked the London Rose for our New Years Eve 2014/2015! It has been something my husband & I have always wanted to do, be in the Capital for New Years and to watch the world class fireworks at first hand! Ok, the actual finding the pier & boat was absolutely mental! We thought... More 

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New York. New York
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The cruise was advertised as a great way to see the fireworks.we saw nothing.the food was mediocre and we had to eat it from our laps since there were not enough tables.it was a special gift from my daughter to us and it was nothing but a tourist trap scam.they should be ashamed of themselves.Do NOT book this cruise.you may... More 

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Staying in Westminster

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If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square, and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just up the road as well. As captivating as the architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are highlights of the area too. St James's Park (arguably London's loveliest), the expansive Green Park, and pedestrian friendly tree lined paths along the river showcase the exquisite manicure provided by English gardeners. Just beyond the landmarks and the gorgeous outdoor spaces, quiet residential squares and age old local pubs offer a more subdued take on this global seat of power in the heart of London.
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