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  • London: River Thames Luxury Dinner Cruise with Live Music

    1. London: River Thames Luxury Dinner Cruise with Live Music

    Enjoy a relaxing cruise down the River Thames in the evening, and enjoy a delicious dinner as you listen to live music. Board the pleasure boat at Embankment Pier, and cruise along the Thames, enjoying sights of some of London’s most famous landmarks, such as the Houses of Parliament, London Eye, St. Paul’s Cathedral and Tower of London. Sit back and relax as a resident band provide the evening’s entertainment. Choose from a 3 or 5-course meal a la carte menu of modern British cuisine. From the quality of the food presentation to the professional and friendly service, nothing is too much trouble. Sample Menu: Courgette, green olive and basil tart Roast chicken, pea a la francaise, new potato Devonshire crab tortelloni, cherry tomato compote, crispy shallots Lemon posset, strawberry

    Main meal was average, the starters and deserts were good. The host was great, cruise itself was great, the band is only a single guy on a guitar playing two short sessions.

  • London: River Thames Dinner Cruise with Live Jazz

    2. London: River Thames Dinner Cruise with Live Jazz

    Your evening will start with a warm welcome and complimentary glass of bubbly to get you in the mood. Then as you set sail, the first course of your 3-course dinner is served. As you enjoy your starter, the ChiJazz band will launch into the first part of their set for the evening. ChiJazz has an extensive repertoire of tunes, ranging from jazz classics to contemporary pop tunes. Popular tunes performed include At Last, Cry Me a River, Girl from Ipanema, Have You Met Miss Jones, Makin’ Whoopee, Mercy Mercy Mercy, Night and Day, and Summertime…to name just a few! As you sail on the newest addition to the fleet, the stunning Millennium Diamond, towards the glittering skyscrapers of Canary Wharf, you will enjoy your main course and perhaps another glass of wine from the bar. As you make room for dessert and tea or coffee, the band will be preparing to return for the second half of their se...

    La cena estuvo muy bien, los precios de las botellas de vino muy accesibles y el ambiente de lo mejor, la música lo mejor.

Planning Your Visit

  • Fun Facts

    Londoners and tourists alike enjoy the Thames. Home to 25 species of fish, you’ll see fisherman as you dine in the many cafes and restaurants along the way. Cross its many bridges for a great view and a picture perfect postcard of London. During various times of year, you can even stumble upon a festival, such as Totally Thames in September.

  • How to Book Tours

    Head online and read about bike tours or the best of the best Thames river cruises. Whether you cruise around for lunch or dinner, or stroll with a friend on the banks, London’s panorama awaits.

  • Where Do Boat Tours Leave From?

    Many River Thames boat cruises leave from Westminster, Tower, and Greenwich Piers. The tour operator will include this information.

Good to know

  • When should I visit?
    It's always open, naturally.
  • Is it expensive?
    Free to visit, however tour prices vary.
  • Will I need a guide?
    Not compulsory but recommended.
  • How to get there
    You can get to the Thames in many parts of London. But why not take the tube to Westminster and enjoy the view from Westminster Bridge or Lambeth Bridge?
  • Additional information

    • Make sure to check the weather forecast before setting off on a stroll along the river.

    • The best way to enjoy the river is by boat, so why not book onto a boat tour?

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What people are saying about River Thames

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 21,860 reviews

Michael was an amazing tour guide (although he did say he wasn’t official and just a member of the boat crew). He made everyone feel safe and added some great commentary along the ride. Would definitely book again as we go a great view of either side of the Thames!

We enjoyed our little tour, really nice experience. I can recommend to all people visiting for the first time but even Londoners

Delicious dish and amazing guide. Great crew members, nice weather, 5 stars of 5.

A very cool and informative trip. Out guide Charlie was excellent and very fun.

Tour was great fun. The guide did a great job. Very entertaining.