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Thames River Services

Westminster Pier Victoria Embankment | Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH, England
+44 20 7930 4097
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The original Westminster to Greenwich sightseeing tour, Thames River Services operates sightseeing trips from Westminster Pier and St Katharine's Pier to Greenwich and The Thames Flood Barrier. Our modern fleet of sightseeing vessels are equipped with state of the art facilities and feature live audio commentary.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Westminster Pier Victoria Embankment | Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH, England
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"boat trip"
in 34 reviews
"humorous commentary"
in 9 reviews
"flood barrier"
in 8 reviews
"tower bridge"
in 37 reviews
"top deck"
in 19 reviews
"boats run"
in 5 reviews
"boat crew"
in 5 reviews
"running commentary"
in 11 reviews
"lovely trip"
in 9 reviews
"return journey"
in 14 reviews
"different perspective"
in 13 reviews
"travel card"
in 9 reviews
"sunny day"
in 18 reviews
"oyster card"
in 17 reviews
"cutty sark"
in 14 reviews
"london eye"
in 27 reviews
"points of interest"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What they promise, the deliver: they are on time, passangers don't fall in the river and most of them make it back to London from Greenwich. What makes them unique is how one of the staff explains a bit about what we see. Since by...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For some reason which I couldn't work out, this cruise was a lot less crowded than the others. Plenty of room on the outside top deck (with lots of plastic seats), and downstairs a small bar with not too extortionate prices (e.g. instant latte £2)....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took the Westminster to Thames Barrier return trip, stopped for a short visit to Greenwich. Fantastic trip with information provided by a witty and knowledgable crew member. Amazing to see and be updated on the incredible barrier. Greenwich beautiful but will need another visit. 3...More

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Westminster
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
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OneidaLaker
16 August 2017|
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Response from Greg H | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can stay on the boat for a round trip, so no changes. It goes from Westminster to Greenwich and back. I'd recommend getting off at Greenwich though as there is lots to see there.
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denise m
27 July 2017|
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Response from Rosemary L | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You have to get off the boat that takes you to Greenwich & take another one at the same pier to take you back
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swan101
29 June 2017|
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Response from Lambourntraveller | Reviewed this property |
Yes most definitely tickets can be purchased on the day of travel, apologies for delay in reply been away and out of UK
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