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Westminster to Greenwich Sightseeing Thames Cruise provided by Thames River Services

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Westminster to Greenwich Sightseeing Thames Cruise

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Overview
Swap the busy streets of London for a more peaceful form of sightseeing—a tour past London’s top landmarks from the comfortable setting of a boat with on-board commentary to boost your London knowledge. Cruise between Westminster and Greenwich, admiring some of London’s highlights along the way, such as Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, and Shakespeare’s Globe.
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You’ll have 2 starting options
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  • Pass by Houses of Parliament
    Pass by London Eye
    Pass by Royal Festival Hall
    Pass by Tate Modern
    Pass by St. Paul's Cathedral
    Pass by Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
    Pass by HMS Belfast
    Pass by Tower of London
    Pass by Tower Bridge
  • 1
    Cutty Sark
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Royal Observatory Greenwich
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Greenwich Park
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 4
    Old Royal Naval College
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Greenwich Market
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 6
    National Maritime Museum
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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You'll end at
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Highlights
  • Get between Westminster and Greenwich with ease on a sightseeing cruise
  • Learn as you travel through live on-board commentary
  • Get great views of top London attractions, including the Tower of London
  • Flexible tour—multiple daily departure times to choose from
Important Information
Departure Point
Westminster Pier, London SW1A 2JH, UK Greenwich Pier, United Kingdom
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Live commentary on board
  • Wi-FI audio commentary on your smartphone - English, Spanish, French, Italian, German and Mandarin
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Cutty Sark
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Observatory Greenwich
  • Entry/Admission - Old Royal Naval College
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Bar and toilets available on-board
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 300 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
161Reviews
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653beatrice wrote a review Mar 2020
13 contributions2 helpful votes
Just went with my friend. We so enjoyed seeing London this way. Charge your phone first - you'll want photos! 😁
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Elle_TRS, Guest Relations Manager at Westminster to Greenwich Sightseeing Thames Cruise
Responded 3 weeks ago
Great to hear that you had fun on your trip with us! Thanks for your review, it means a lot to us.
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Martha S wrote a review Mar 2020
52 contributions5 helpful votes
The commentary was fun and informative. The trip was comfortable downstairs despite the frigid winds and the windows were clean and clear enough to allow for good viewing. The staff was friendly and helpful and nd the boat was clean
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Elle_TRS, Guest Relations Manager at Westminster to Greenwich Sightseeing Thames Cruise
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for leaving us your lovely review. We love receiving good feedback and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your trip with us!
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K H wrote a review Feb 2020
B11 contributions3 helpful votes
Very informative tour and commentary with such wit from a local Londoner. Everyone was laughing. Comfortable enough seating and clear sound system. Newly living in London, this was a great way to see the city.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Elle_TRS, Guest Relations Manager at Westminster to Greenwich Sightseeing Thames Cruise
Responded 02 Mar 2020
So pleased to hear that you enjoyed your trip with us! Thanks for your great review.
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Steph J wrote a review Feb 2020
3 contributions
Booked this on our weekend away to occupy us for a few hours, see the sights and not have to walk miles to do so. Commentary was really funny and also full on fun facts. Friendly staff and couldn't have gone better. We only did a single journey as had already seen everything and
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Elle_TRS, Guest Relations Manager at Westminster to Greenwich Sightseeing Thames Cruise
Responded 05 Feb 2020
Many thanks for taking time to leave us a review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your trip with us!
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Jim M wrote a review Dec 2019
Hellertown, Pennsylvania74 contributions10 helpful votes
Rather than take the Underground/ Train or a hired car service, we decided to cruise the Thames down to Greenwich. What a great choice. Our ride included a knowledgeable guide who described the historical significance of the riverside attractions/ buildings. The cruise takes
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from Elle_TRS, Guest Relations Manager at Westminster to Greenwich Sightseeing Thames Cruise
Responded 01 Jan 2020
Thanks for your review - it's great to hear that you had such a good trip with us!
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About the operator

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Dreamingspires123
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Use the Thames as your highway
Quick and easy way to see sights.....get the hop on hop off tickets on the Thames Clipper service. You can travel
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rorina85
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Great Cruise on the Thames River
I did the cruise that went from Westminster to the Tower of London. It lasts for about an hour, which was a good ti
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Hernandez1697
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Great to see London from another perspective!
London Eye, Tower Bridge, the Parliament, smooth ride, comfortable seats downstairs and great views upstairs. Have
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markcaldecoat
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More than just a ferry
We wanted to travel from Westminster to Greenwich while seeing some of the fantastic sites of London so we decided
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Catherine S
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Incompetent Staff
Don’t bother just take the tube. Waited 10mins. Card reader was broken, so the staff make us try every card possibl
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Janette G
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Not as promised
When we booked we specifically asked for a trip that went to the Thames Barrier, and paid for such. Unimpressed tha
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rlkempharper
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A boat trip on the Thames.
Take the boat from Westminster down river as far as the Thames Flood Barrier and via Greenwich. You will have a dif
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Ruth P
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Westminster to Richmond
Boat in very poor condition. Seats of wooden slats hard and uncomfortable especially after 2 hours. 39 mins wasted
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robclark800
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Great Trip, going out to Barrier recommeded
Very enjoyable trip with entertaining commentary. We bought the hop on hop passes, which are a bargain with the Tra
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therichastill
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Save With a Travelcard!
If you are an adult or a child don't book in advance on the internet. Instead if you are getting into London with a
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Geraldineoz
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Was not happy.
We arrived to get our boat at 11.30 to find that it has been cancelled without notice. We were told to get on anoth
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Roger M
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Great River Trip
We had an excellent trip from Westminster to Greenwich and back. The boats were on time and the crew friendly and h
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MissJames80
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Staff throw their cigarette butts in the Thames!!
Really lovely family run business, good value and great tour. I would’ve given 5 stars but was shocked to see the b
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LindaH7071
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Boat late, miserable booking clerk, over priced drinks onboard
Enquired at the booth at St Katherine’s Dock. The American lady was the most unfriendly person in the tourist indus
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Alison A
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Great way to see London !
Took the boat to Greenwich from the Embankment. Super friendly staff and a lovely way to spend the day - recommende
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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