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Thames River

London, England
+44 20 8891 1411
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London, England
+44 20 8891 1411
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Reviewed yesterday

Great morning cycling the Thames Path from Woolwich to Erith, uninterrupted cycling along wide, mainly hard surfaced paths. Interesting views of the industrial installations, river and mud. Dead seal with exposed skull and some friendly teenage boys exploring the foreshore, hopefully keeping off the dangerous...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Thames is over 215 miles in length from source to mouth, the longest river in England. From its banks following the Thames path you can watch boat pass by, whether they be pleasure cruises or working boats. While from one of the pleasure cruises...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a river with a lot of water in it. You can see it from the riverbank. If you enough money you can hire a boat.

Thank Gerdor
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a nice a nice and quite walk to the heart of the city. nothing can be beat this. great views and grat insight of London life. No tourist trap.

Thank Marie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite literally, you can’t miss the Thames. Take a river cruise or even a river taxi and enjoy the view!

Thank Cara C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The river thames maybe dirty, but the history and secrets it hold amazes me everytime i look into it. The thames has seen London through its history and has played a huge part in shaping what London is today. Nothing like watching the birds or...More

Thank Bonnie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

River Thames is a must visit place if you are on a tour to London. I visited it with friends, and we took river cruise ride, that operates from London Eye and cruises along through various places with an audio recording guide. There are many...More

Thank Saqib R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

London can be very cold, if you are traveling alone to London, a walk on the thames river is worth your while and there is much to do. You will always find this place crowded, even in freezing London winter,

Thank Brajesh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did a cruise from Westminster to Greenwich. Hop on hop off. Saw lots of attractions on the way with highlight being Tower of London. Informative guide provided historical insights into the function of the river over time.

Thank annechop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is no other river like this in my opinion that had seen so much history over its couple of millennia It is just so fascinating to sit back and watch the river come alive with everything that is upon it either by day or...More

Thank badmintontim
Big time attractions such as the London Eye and a
thriving theatre scene (compliments of the National
Theatre and the Young Vic) are but a few of the
reasons that Southbank is such a collectively
cherished part of town. With plenty of family friendly
activities and venues lined up along a pedestrianized
river bank between Westminster Bridge and Waterloo
Bridge, visitors can always expect a casual and
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30 September 2017|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
I believe that at certain times of the year you can tours down stream to Hampton Court and Windsor from Waestminster pier
Rafi R
1 September 2017|
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Response from seow2017 | Reviewed this property |
"...at least name all of them" You gotta be kidding right? Name all of them. Look there's the London Eye, Big Ben, St Paul's Cathedral, London Bridge...and the rest, go see for yourself!
7 May 2017|
Response from NicholasARRoberts | Reviewed this property |
Priya. From Brick Lane you're about 800 metres/yards north of the Thames. The best way to get there walking is down brick lane (against traffic), and when it ends turn right on Whitechapel and then take the third left... More