London is blessed by the beautiful River Thames flowing in the heart of the city. This iconic river runs along the many attractions and signature buildings as well as under the famous bridges of London. When you are visiting and its main attractions you can’t miss witnessing River Thames.
This river also offers a unique way of exploring the city on its cruises. Just like the Hop-on-Hop-off buses, you can go on a sightseeing the tour on the Thames River Boat Cruise. And use it as hop-on-hop-off. These boat cruises cover many stunning landmarks of London. You can book your ticket online or buy it from the piers in central London, this boat ticket might entitle you to free entry at many of London’s popular attractions.
Explore London by water on Thames
The Thames river cruise is without a doubt one of the best ways to see explore London. The cruise takes you through the heart of the city in the comfort of suitable for all-weather boats featuring open upper decks, spacious lower saloons providing stunning views for you to enjoy and cherish. You will be exploring the marvels of London on the city’s longest river (River Thames) that stretches over approximately 215 miles.
Depending on the type of cruise you choose you can get to enjoy anything between 30 minutes to 3 hours ride to explore and experience the best of London.
Hop on Hop Off
On this Hop-on-hop-off tour, you get a 24-hour ticket, and the for locations you get off or board from are Westminster, London Eye, Tower Bridge and Greenwich.
What You’ll See
In this exciting excursion, you get to see the following attractions
- Houses of Parliament
- Westminster Abbey
- Big Ben
- The London Eye
- The Tower of London
- Tower Bridge
- Shakespeare’s Globe
- Tate Modern
- Cutty Sark
- Canary Wharf
- HMS Belfast battle-cruiser
- Millennium Footbridge
- Tower Hill
Hotels near river Thames
To enjoy the best of London Cruises and its other attractions, make sure you book a convenient stay in the central part of the city. This is where all you can witness the most engaging and amusing things London is famous for. It’s hustle-bustle, the gigs, the events and even most of the attractions are in central London. Depending on where in central part of the city you book and with which hotel, you can enjoy some special deals on London hotels. Hotels in central London are the most ideal places for tourists to book their stay whether they are travelling for work, with family or with a loved one for a romantic getaway you can find a hotel that suits you best in the central part of London.
What area of London should I stay in?
Every zone in London is different in its character and vibe. So, you can choose where you want to live. Though the most ideal thing for any tourist or visitor to do is to book a stay in the central part of London. From central London you can easily access all other parts of London. If you are looking for a luxurious and comfortable hotel to stay in the heart of the city, then you should book your stay at the Shaftesbury Hyde Park Hotel. Offering unmatched facilities and amenities your stay here will as comfortable as it can be.
What to do in Southwark
If you are exploring the borough of Southwark you can check-out the Borough Market, The Shard, The Tower Bridge, the London Eye and more.