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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...more
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Westminster Pier Victoria Embankment | Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent a fantastic day exploring London by boat rather than the usual train journey. Couldn't get all the way to Westminster due to an earlier "well publicised incident" but with the two guides that were on our boats I don't really care. Very knowledgeable staff...More

1  Thank Stewart M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our cruise was part of an Evan Evans One-Day London tour. After visiting the Tower or London we took the City Cruise down the Thames River to Westminster Pier near Parliament. On that nice afternoon, the cruise was quite pleasant and the guide/narrator was engaging...More

Thank VW49
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love the idea of hop on off but doesn't really work in practice as its too busy. We queued for 30 mins to get on at Westminster, not everyone in the queue was able to get on. As it was so busy getting on, we...More

Thank susan2909
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Every one should try it. The 24 hours pass is available as a part of London pass.. you can drop in to multiple stations to see the various attractions.

Thank Ibrahim S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We recently took the city cruise from tower Bridge to Westminster Bridge as part of the big bus ticket. We went before lunch and unfortunately just missed the previous boat and had to wait around 40mins for the next one. However the weather was amazing...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 4 days ago

A good experience and excellent alternate views of London sites. The commentary was amusing. I would go on this trip again.

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 days ago

The guys who were doing the live commentary were great and made for a very entertaining trip. However if your English is not that fluent then you probably will not get that much out of it as there does not seem to be any of...More

Thank Tata24Bath
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked in the morning online. Highly recommend you do this to avoid 50% of the queues. We boarded in west minster and enjoyed the trip down to London Bridge/Tower. Had a walk around the tower and enjoyed the experience. We headed back to Westminster...More

Thank tom2002cl
Reviewed 6 days ago

Four of us took the "Sightseeing Cruise" from Tower Bridge to Westminster Pier. I don't understand the positive reviews at all. Perhaps I was just unlucky, but after a long wait to get herded onto the boat like cattle, we got to look through a...More

1  Thank Deb-n-Martin
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a really disappointing experience. the boat was so basic that while wiping bird poo off of the upsatairs seating my two sons decided that there was better entertainment available and disembarked. My husband and I and our younger son persevered and the only...More

1  Thank Belynda F
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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
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Response from Genghini | Reviewed this property |
They have full facilities and easy access. The only stairs on board with steps are to reach the above open-air deck, for extra photos. However all passengers are seated downstairs.
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Response from Foodie7491 | Reviewed this property |
There is a recorded commentary available but on the cruise we were on one of the crew did a commentary all the way from Westminster Pier to Greenwich Pier. We had the recorded commentary from Greenwich Pier to Tower Pier on... More