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There’s no better way to experience a city than on the water! From sightseeing cruises to dining cruises, whale watching to thrill boat rides, private events, and more, come out and play with City Cruises.
City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour of London
Visit London with City Sightseeing and see the sights of the bustling capital city and the largest metropolitan area in the United Kingdom from the top deck of an open-top red bus. Hop on and off wherever you want and explore London at your own pace. London is packed with plenty of things to do so jump on board the Red Route – specifically designed to take you to all the best spots in the city along 20 carefully located stops. Drive through beautiful Hyde Park or along the banks of the Thames. Cross the river on four of the city’s famous bridges, including the emblematic Tower Bridge, and snap Instagram-worthy pictures of Big Ben.
Thamesjet Speedboat 50-minute ride
The Thamesjet Speedboat is a 50-minute adrenaline-fuelled fun speedboat experience where you will enjoy sightseeing, speed, and awesome acrobatics. You will see various iconic sights such as the Houses of Parliament and Elizabeth Tower that houses the world-famous Big Ben, the London Eye, Shard and HMS Belfast to name a few, in fact, you need to stay alert because the sights really do come thick and fast on this stretch of the river. So sit back and enjoy the view as you pass under some of the Capital’s great bridges, including the most modern Millennium Bridge, as well as the world-renowned majestic Tower Bridge on our way to the fast zone.
River Thames 2-hour evening cruise
You’ll see spectacular views of London’s riverside landmarks and enjoy the unique atmosphere of a trip through the heart of central London. Choose to enjoy the view of the sun setting over London’s famous landmarks from the open-air upstairs deck or in the comfortable saloon below. You’ll be welcomed onboard with a glass of fizz, and you will hear a live performer singing contemporary music: pop, rock, swing, and funk. There’s space to unwind and socialize and tuck into some tasty nibbles. Perhaps you fancy something from the fully stocked bar? It offers a variety of drinks (soft and otherwise), including more bubbles, Pimms, G&T, and more.
River Thames afternoon tea cruise
London and its oh so popular traditions, you couldn’t miss it! How about having tea at 4 o’clock while enjoying a cruise on the River Thames? Enjoy the splendor of London’s famous landmarks and a traditional afternoon tea from the relaxed comfort of a modern riverliner. Conveniently departing from Tower Pier (five minutes walk from the Tower of London), this popular cruise offers a delightful selection of finger sandwiches, scones with cream and jam, mini pastries, and unlimited tea and coffee, as well as a 90-minute cruise through the very heart of the city.
London 24 Hour River Pass tickets
The River Red Rover is an all-day hop-on, hop-off Thames River pass offering unlimited access to the river for 24 hours. You can hop on and hop off at any one of four piers, with open passage on any City Cruises sightseeing boats, for a full day spent exploring the sights of the Thames. With comfortable seats, hot and cold refreshments, guided commentary, friendly staff, and (most importantly) uncompromised views from all-weather sightseeing boats, this is the best way to see the heart of London.
Day trip to Edinburgh from London
Kick off your day as you head north to start your Scottish adventure! Jumping off the train in the heart of Edinburgh, you can start exploring the city immediately. Head to the medieval heart of the city, the Old Town, which is a favorite among locals and tourists alike. Discover the traditional pubs, charming stores, and casual eateries that line the Royal Mile, or visit St. Giles’ Cathedral and soak up the history. Then, it’s time to board your hop-on, hop-off bus tour and check out some of the finest spots in Edinburgh. During this tour, you can hop on and off at any of the fourteen fantastic tourist attractions, including Grassmarket and the Palace of Holyroodhouse.
3-hour jazz Thames dinner cruise
From Westminster Pier, you’ll be welcomed on board with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine before indulging in a delicious 3-course meal to a backdrop of live jazz performance from a quintet and live singer. Enjoy famous swing and Latin jazz tunes such as Girl from Ipanema, Day and Night, or Summertime. Cruise through the heart of London and enjoy the most elegant way to see famous landmarks such as Big Ben, Tower Bridge, and Canary Wharf along the historic River Thames on a Riverliner ™ boat.
Lunch cruise on the River Thames
The best way to enjoy the sites of London is by the river; everyone knows that! So why not try this lunch cruise on the River Thames and see the city from a different angle? Walk to Tower Pier (a five-minute walk from the Tower of London) and treat yourself to a delicious two-course set lunch, live commentary, and perhaps the best views of the famous capital. The cruise begins with spectacular views of the Tower of London and Tower Bridge and then takes you through the heart of the city for once-in-a-lifetime shots of the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, St. Paul’s Cathedral, the Oxo Tower, the Shard, the National Theatre and South Bank, City Hall, the Golden Hinde, Royal Greenwich, and the Cutty Sark, amongst other buildings.
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