What better way to explore London than by boat? River Thames Tours wind their way through the capital city along the River Thames, taking in some of the most famous landmarks and historical buildings in the United Kingdom.
The River Thames is a vital part of London’s infrastructure, and has been used by monarchs, tradesmen, The Royal Navy and many more as a transport route, but it also offers some of the best views of London for those who take to the waters.
The River Thames Tour will guide you through London’s rich history, from ancient Monarchs of England through to the modern day. From the water you’ll get a different view of the awe-inspiring Houses of Parliament and a complete guide on all its history, to the Tower of London, with its gruesome past. As well as a stunning view of the Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, which has been standing since 1599.
Not only that, but you’ll also pass under some of the world’s most iconic bridges including, Westminster Bridge, Tower Bridge, London Bridge and the most recent addition, the Millennium Bridge. These bridges link the two sides of the city and are an awesome site to see as you sail down the River Thames.
As you cruise along, you can take it all in, with a unique view of the city’s skyline, including London’s tallest building The Shard and Canary Wharf’s medley of skyscrapers. You also wind your way past the London Eye that stands out along the river skyline, the famous Southbank, Battersea Power Station, Queen’s House originally part of the Royal Palace of Greenwich which was a favourite royal residence of the Tudors. River Thames tour is the ideal way to see the top sights of London in a relaxing environment.