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

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Key Highlights
  • See London's most iconic monuments from the water
  • Endless chances to hop on, hop off and explore!
  • Choose from 24 or 72-hour ticket, whichever suits your schedule
  • Fabulous photo-opportunities!
  • Audio commentary in multiple languages available on-board
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    Tickets are valid for 24 or 72 hours according to option chosen

    Start time

    Cruises run between 10am and 7:30pm, every 30 to 40 minutes. Please see the departure schedule as running time may vary for the different routes and time of year.

    Meeting Point

    Make your way to any of the four piers: Westminster Pier, Waterloo (London Eye) Pier, Tower Pier and Greenwich Pier.

    Ending Point


  • Overview & Itinerary
    Overview

    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 the four piers: Westminster Pier, Waterloo (London Eye) Pier, Tower Pier and Greenwich Pier to visit the various attractions.

    With your River Red Rover Travel Pass you can hop on and off the cruise boats all day just as you like. 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. 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
    • 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

    Itinerary

    Your great-value River Red Rover Travel Pass is available in two options – 24 hours & 72 hours

    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.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions
    Inclusions
    • 24 or 72 hours hop-on hop-off cruise ticket (according to option chosen)
    • Audio commentary in English, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese on cruise
    Exclusions

  • Please note & Additional info
    Please note

    Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this).  At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Sailing time 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. 72 hours passes must be used on consecutive days.

    Closest tube stations to start points are given below:

    Westminster Pier: Westminster Tube (Jubilee and District Lines)

    Waterloo: Waterloo Tube (Jubilee, Northern, Bakerloo Lines)

    Tower Pier: Tower Hill Tube (District Line & DLR)

    Greenwich Pier: North Greenwich Tube (Jubilee Line)

    Unfortunately, this tour is not suitable for those with mobility problems.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.

    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. All the boats have inside seating and are fully heated. They offer open space areas with great views. Many have upper open decks offering an elevated view.

  • Customer Reviews
    • Live commentary was very good with humor!...

      Tommi Holmsten, Finland, 12/Jun/2018
    • Nice one day family tour

      We had a great fun with London river cruise. Easy to book and find the river piers. No one should be disappointed with Isango service. Great job guys!...

      Chik Razak, Sudan, 21/Oct/2017
    • Easy online booking process, great value for money, and the highlight was the on-board service. The tour guide was very engaging with the crowds, and we were all kept informed on...

      Doreen Kahangire, United Kingdom, 10/Oct/2017
    • Todo perfecto, el crucero muy bien. Lo aprovechamos para ir a Greenwich, que nos habían recomendado y francamente bien.

      Llegamos sobre las 10:00 de la mañana a Westminster Pier y en cinco minutos teníamos canjeados nuestro bono por los billetes definitivos.

      David Miguel, Spain, 03/Sep/2018
    • Staff were helpful the cruise was exelent staf were great and tge comentry they do was great as well as comical

      Richard haswell, United Kingdom, 29/Jul/2017
    • Brilliant,guy on board took tour instead of audio,which was really good fun,he knew lots and held our attention

      mr paul warden, , 27/Sep/2016

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