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River Red Rover: Thames Hop-On, Hop-Off Cruise

US$ 28.99 US$ 14.57 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • Plan your own River Thames sightseeing itinerary
  • Choose from a 1-day or 2-day pass
  • Hop-on and hop-off the boat all day just as you like
  • See London′s most iconic monuments from a new perspective
  • Fabulous photo-opportunities!

Overview

Book and travel before 31st March 2015 and you will get 50% discount on 24 hours Ticket!

Available in 1-day or 2-day options, the handy River Red Rover travel pass offers unlimited access to the River Thames. You can hop on and hop off at any one of four piers: Westminster Pier, Waterloo (London Eye) Pier, Tower Pier and Greenwich Pier to visit the various attractions.

There’s so much to see and do along the river! You could visit the historic Houses of Parliament, or tour the Tower of London and learn about its gruesome past.

Anyone fascinated by time zones will want to stop at Greenwich to see the renowned Greenwich Meridian, the point from which all time zones are defined. Greenwich is also home to a fascinating group of Royal Museums.

As well as sightseeing on land, it’s fun to enjoy the cruise, seeing the iconic monuments and watching the activity along the waterway. Sit back, relax and enjoy an entertaining commentary in a choice of seven languages.

Download the departure schedule (Spring-Summer-Autumn)

Itinerary

Your great-value River Red Rover Travel Pass is available in two options – a 1-day or a 2-day ticket.

The adventure begins when you make your way to one of four locations – Westminster Pier, Waterloo (EDF Energy London Eye) Pier, Tower Pier or Greenwich Pier.

With your River Red Rover Travel Pass you can hop on and off the cruise boats all day just as you like. Between stops, you'll be treated to a guided commentary (available in seven languages).

Here are some famous riverside landmarks you can see with your Travel Pass:

• Palace of Westminster
• EDF Energy London Eye
• Southbank Centre
• Oxo Tower
• Millennium Bridge
• St. Paul’s Cathedral
• Tate Modern
• Globe Theatre
• Golden Hinde
• The Gherkin
• Tower Bridge
• The Shard
• HMS Belfast
• Greenwich – Royal Museums
• The Cutty Sark

As well as viewing the monuments from the cruise boat you can jump on and off to enjoy the attractions that interest you, for example the EDF Energy London Eye, Globe Theatre, Houses of Parliament, Tower, St Paul’s Cathedral or the Royal Museums at Greenwich and much more.

And if you get peckish along the way, you’ll find bars serving a range of hot and cold drinks and snacks on all boats.

Your excursion will end at the pier of your choice.

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Reviews

This was a lovely tour with commentry and plenty time to hop on and off and explore each area. Well organised and comfortable boat with shelter... NOREEN CASEY

River Red Rover makes touring around London easy and fun1... Nancy B. Tynes

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

Tickets are valid for 1 or 2 days according to option chosen

Start time

Cruises run between 9:15am - 7:50pm. Please see the departure schedule as running times may vary for the different routes and times of year.
Duration: Tickets are valid for 1 or 2 days according to option chosen

Meeting point

Your choice of Pier: Westminster Pier, Waterloo (London Eye) Pier, Tower Pier and Greenwich Pier.
The closest tube stations to start points are given below:
Westminster Pier: Westminster Tube (Jubilee and District Lines)
EDF Energy London Eye: Waterloo Tube (Jubilee, Northern, Bakerloo Lines)
Tower Pier: Tower Hill Tube (District Line & DLR)
Greenwich Pier: North Greenwich Tube (Jubilee Line)

Ending point

The pier of your choice.

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Inclusions

  • 1-day or 2 day hop-on hop-off cruise ticket (according to option chosen)
  • Audio commentary in English, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese on cruise

Exclusions

  • Food and beverages (available on board)
  • Entrance fees to monuments and attractions

Do/Dont's

Wear comfortable shoes and clothing for touring. Don’t forget to bring a camera to capture the must-see images of London!

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Please note

Sailing times may change based on tide levels and river traffic, please check with the staff on the day of the cruise. You are especially advised to check if you intend to travel on the last sailing of any given day.

Days are based on calendar days. 2 day pass must be used on consecutive days.

Closest tube stations to start points are given below:
Westminster Pier: Westminster Tube (Jubilee and District Lines)
EDF Energy London Eye: Waterloo Tube (Jubilee, Northern, Bakerloo Lines)
Tower Pier: Tower Hill Tube (District Line & DLR)
Greenwich Pier: North Greenwich Tube (Jubilee Line)

Boats are not wheelchair accessible.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • On all boats you’ll find bars serving a range of hot and cold drinks and snacks. You’ll also find that all boats offer full toilet facilities.
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Cancellation policy

See the Cancellation policy for this product

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  • "Very interesting Thames tour" This was a lovely tour with commentry and plenty time to hop on and off and explore each area. Well organised and comfortable boat with shelter...
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