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Address: Westminster Pier Victoria Embankment | Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7740 0400
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Frequent sightseeing cruises on the River Thames through central London...

Frequent sightseeing cruises on the River Thames through central London from and to Westminster, London Eye, Tower of London and Greenwich piers on modern, wheelchair-friendly boats. Commentary provided, refreshments and toilets available. One-way, return and all-day, hop-on/hop-off tickets available for adults and children, with special value family tickets for two adults and up to 3 children travelling together. Cruises operate every day of the year (except Christmas Day 25th December) from about 10am until 5-6pm with evening cruises in summer.

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$53.98*
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Thames River Sightseeing Cruise and London Eye
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$102.83*
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The London Showboat Dinner Cruise on the Thames River
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$23.78*
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Thames Hop-On Hop-Off River Cruise

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Lovely evening on the showboat dinner cruise

First time had been on such a dinner cruise and the evening was lovely. The atmosphere was good, which the singer helped with. The cruise would have been better in the summer so... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Not the same atmosphere of a cruise in Paris. London just doesn't have the same flare. The architecture is mixed too much with old and new. I was not impressed.

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Thank Jonathas H
Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

As a way too see the best sights in London without the crowds, and with really good, funny commentary, I would definitely recommend a Thames river cruise. I have done a couple - one on a beautiful warm day, and this one on a grey drizzly day - and really enjoyed them both! However, I was really disappointed with the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First time had been on such a dinner cruise and the evening was lovely. The atmosphere was good, which the singer helped with. The cruise would have been better in the summer so could see more of the views. The food was lovely but only gripe was that had asked if could have a salad rather than the salmon/prawn starter... More 

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great for getting an overall view of the city as you see many sites while traveling up and down the river. Took the river trip as part of the London Pass but this should not be used as a method of quickly trying to get between sites in London but gives a different perspective on things. Would love to do... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fancied something a bit different so did a River Cruise (River Lights I think it's called) Left Westminster pier at 6.15, bubbles on arrival and canapés throughout the evening Due to the time of year, leaving at 6.15 was perfect to see all the lights along the river. Went almost as far as Battersea and then almost to Canary Wharf.... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We did the trip from Tower Pier to Greenwich on a cold sunny afternoon and thoroughly enjoyed it although the boatmen are not couriers or tour guides they gave an interesting and humorous commentary the whole way which was most interesting and the trip from the upper deck was first class. I would thoroughly recommend any of the trips with... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a beautiful still crisp evening, perfect for a river trip. We were greeted on-board with a glass of fizz. Our starter of Antipasti was already on the table waiting for us. It was a lot better than I would have expected. Each of the items was individually tasty. The main course was chicken breast, ratatouille and a potato... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the cruise and afternoon tea last weekend, it was wonderful, the food was lovely and plenty of it. The views and commentary was good as were the staff, would definitely recommend to any age group.

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Thank Jenny P
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Bought the red rover hop on hop off ticket, took trip from Big Ben to tower bridge, it was a bright sunny day the views were spectacular and the guy doing the commentating was really informative but with charm & personality making it more fun than listening to your average tour guide, due to lack of time it was the... More 

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Plymouth, UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We bought the combined eye and cruise tickets and had a great day hopping on and off at different points, seeing the tower of London and tower bridge, Greenwich and the London eye. Staff were pleasant, big shout out to dean for his funny commentary, and you could easily get on and off without collapsing the buggy - brilliant! The... More 

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