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London Thames River: 24 hours Hop-On, Hop-Off Cruise & Tower of London Ticket

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Key Highlights

  • Plan your own itinerary with an all-day sightseeing pass
  • Hop-on and hop-off the boat all day just as you like
  • Included ticket to the fascinating Tower of London
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    Your ticket is valid for 24 hours.

    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.

    Download the departure schedule


    Attraction ticket is valid for single entry use within 72 hrs of issue date.

    Meeting Point

    You can start the cruise at Westminster Pier, Tower Pier and Greenwich Pier. (You must collect your Tower of London ticket from Westminster or Tower Pier before heading to the Tower.)
    Closest tube stations to start points are given below:
    Westminster Pier: Westminster Tube (Jubilee and District Lines)
    Tower Pier: Tower Hill Tube (District Line & DLR)
    Greenwich Pier: North Greenwich Tube (Jubilee Line)
    The Tower of London is located at Tower Hill which is a stop on the District Line.
    Please report at the meeting point 20 minutes before the boading time. This is mandatory to ensure time to obtain boarding passes.

    Ending Point

    The pier of your choice, or Tower of London.

  • Overview & Itinerary

    Overview

    This great value combo lets you see London by boat at your own pace and explore the historic Tower of London.

    The River Red Rover all-day travel pass offers unlimited access to the river. You can hop on and hop off at any one of four piers, with open passage on our local partner’s sightseeing boats for a full day exploring the Thames.

    There's so much to see and do! You could visit the Houses of Parliament or Westminster Abbey, or stroll around St Paul’s Cathedral, Sir Christopher Wren’s masterpiece.

    Art lovers can visit the art collections at the Tate Modern and history buffs can explore the wonderful Royal museums at Greenwich. And don’t miss the chance to tour the historic ships along the Thames – HMS Belfast, The Cutty Sark and The Golden Hinde.

    As you sail along, an audio-commentary in seven languages will make sure you don’t miss a thing.

    At the Tower of London you can see the stunning Crown Jewels of the British monarchs and learn about the rich and turbulent history of Europe's best preserved medieval fortress.

    Itinerary

    Plan your own London tour with the River Red Rover All Day Travel Pass & Tower of London Ticket combo.

    With your All Day Travel Pass you can hop on and off the cruise boats all day just as you like. You can also immerse yourself in the history of the world-famous Tower of London.

    You can board (or leave) the boat at one of the following Piers: Westminster Pier, Tower Pier and Greenwich Pier. (You must collect your Tower of London ticket from Westminster or Tower Pier before heading to the Tower.)

    From the Houses of Parliament to the Greenwich Observatory and in between, your All Day Travel Pass will take you past the most popular and recognisable landmarks in London.

    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 All Day 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

    Tower of London
    This famous fortress dates back to the early 1080s when the White Tower was constructed by William the Conqueror. It has played a crucial role in English history and served variously as an armoury, a treasury, a menagerie, a public records office, and the home of the Royal Mint.

    On your visit, you can meet the iconic Beefeaters in their red and black uniforms, see the glittering Crown Jewels, and admire the splendid Norman architecture. You’ll also be treated to spell-binding tales of the Tower’s turbulent past. Learn the story of the Princes in the Tower, the appalling behaviour of Henry VIII and the part played by the Tower in the Civil War.

    Your day will end at the pier of your choice, or at Tower of London.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • 24 hours hop-on hop-off cruise ticket
    • Audio guides in English, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese on cruise
    • Tower of London ticket

    Exclusions

    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Food and beverages (available on board)
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given to customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    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.

    Please arrive at the departing pier 20 - 30 minutes before the time of departure.

    During summer months you may not be able to board your first choice of boat.

    You must collect your Tower of London ticket from Westminster or Tower Pier before heading to the Tower.

    Attraction tickets can only be collected from Westminster Pier, Tower Pier and Greenwich Pier. They cannot be collected from London Eye Pier.

    The Tower of London is located at Tower Hill which is a stop on the District Line.

    The Tower of London is closed 24-26 Dec (Inclusive) and 01 Jan.

    Boats are not wheelchair accessible.

    You must use the Tower of London Ticket and All Day Travel pass on the same day.

    Opening times of the attraction is subject to change. Please check the official website of the attraction for the exact times.

    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.

    The cruise boats are wheel-chair friendly.

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