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Itinerary
Board your hop-on hop-off boat at one of the four piers located in central London. This day cruise embarks about every 40 minutes from Westminster Pier, Waterloo Pier, Tower Pier, and Greenwich Pier for your convenience.

Once embarked, cruise past London landmarks such as the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Tower Bridge, the Royal Observatory, the London Eye, and Shakespeare's Globe while listening to comical commentary from an onboard guide.

Hop off whenever an attraction captures your attention, or opt to remain onboard for the entire loop. This Thames River hop-on hop-off cruise is valid for 24 hours after your first use.
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Overview
Sightsee at your own pace on a hop-off hop-on cruise on the Thames River, a great way to explore London at your leisure. Embark at one of four central London piers located in Westminster, Waterloo, Tower Bridge, and Greenwich, and travel between London’s top attractions with ease. Opt to remain on board for the entire loop, accompanied by live commentary, or hop on and off as many times as you'd like within the 24-hour validity period.
Highlights
  • Explore London at leisure on a hop-on hop-off Thames River cruise 
  • Hop on or off at four piers along the banks of the Thames 
  • Disembark or embark near top London attractions
  • Listen to live commentary throughout the loop
  • Create a personalized sightseeing itinerary
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Reviewed 1 week ago
You get to see a part of London in a different way

We had a 48 hours ticket from the Big Bus Tours and with this ticket you also can make a River Cruise on the Thames River. Cruise is a big word for it. I would say a trip on The Thames.. There are differents piers...More

5  Thank John v
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Commentary, Fun Tour from the Thames

This was a fun way to get from Westminster to the Tower of London, and we got lucky that one of the crew gave some very funny commentary on our cruise--apparently they also have a pre-recorded commentary that sometimes plays. It was a super hot...More

1  Thank Ruth_SanCarlos
Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent way of getting to greenwich to westminster

We decided to use City Cruises because I saw an offer on Buy a Gift which was offering a 3 day family Rover ticket for £16(fantastic price)We used the cruises to go to Greewich and twice to Westminster.The live commentary on board was first class,the...More

Thank david l
Reviewed 1 week ago
Well worth it

Booked in advance, was well worth it. Travelled from Westminster to Greenwich, took around 80 minutes. The kids loved, say plenty while travelling down the Thames. Tour guide was well funny, loved how he kept mentioning pub after pub. Overall we would do it again...More

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 1 week ago
Good way to see London

We bought a three day ticket via Groupon. Staying in Greenwich the morning boats were never full so we could choose where to sit on the top deck. Steady pace into London so can take pictures, enjoy the views and the breeze on a very...More

Thank Trixieinfinity
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SaraSuitcase
9 August 2018|
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Response from honestreport31 | Reviewed this property |
Both are good, but I would definitely recommend the Thames Hop on Hop off! Enjoy!
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chiarah2002
16 July 2018|
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Response from Adampantic | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for The late reply. I would think the boat would be better than the bus. Just personal opinion :)
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5 June 2018|
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Response from ErPr | Reviewed this property |
They told us it was 24 hours from when we redeemed ours.
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