Thames Sightseeing River Cruise + visiting Greenwich

Would you like to enjoy a boat trip on the River Thames and then visit Greenwich? If yes, we can offer you an exciting private guided tour for 5 hours, exploring the beautiful attractions and landmarks on both sides of the river Thames + visiting Greenwich, where you can step on the Meridian Line!

Duration of the tour: 5 hours


This private guided tour includes a boat trip on the River Thames and visiting Greenwich. The journey starts with a boat trip from Westminster Pier to Greenwich. During the boat trip you will pass many of the great attractions and landmarks, located along both sides of the river. You will see several of the greatest London bridges, including the Golden Jubilee Bridges, Waterloo Bridge, Blackfriars Bridge, Millennium Bridge. Southwark Bridge, London Bridge and Tower Bridge. During the boat trip you will also see The London Eye, the National Theatre,  Cleopatra’s Needle, the Tate Modern, Shakespeare’s Globe, HMS Belfast, the Shard, Tower Hill and more. Once in Greenwich, you will enjoy a detailed tour of the area, visiting Greenwich Park and the Royal Observatory. You can stand on the famous Meridian Line, which can be organised at an extra charge. The observatory was commissioned in 1675 by King Charles II, the foundation stone being laid on 10 August. The site was chosen and designed by Sir Christopher Wren. After the tour of Greenwich, you will return to Westminster Pier by boat, which takes about an hour. 


1. Houses of Parliament 

2. Old Scotland Yard

3. County Hall

4. The London Eye

5. Ministry of Defence

6. Royal Festival Hall

7. Cleopatra’s Needle

8. Savoy Hotel

9. Queen Elizabeth Concert Hall

10. National Theatre

11. Somerset House

12. Temple Arch

13. The OXO Tower

14. The Temple

15. HMS President

16. Sion College and Library

17. Doggetts Coach and Badge Pub

18. St Paul’s Cathedral

19. Tate Modern Gallery

20. Millennium Foot Bridge

21. Cardinal’s Wharf

22. Shakespeare’s Globe

23. Vintner’s Hall

24. Anchor Tavern

25. Clink Museum

26. The Shard

27. Southwark Cathedral

28. Fishmonger’s Hall

29. The Monument

30. Old Billingsgate

31. Customs House

32. HMS Belfast

33. Tower of London

34. St Katherine’s Dock

35. St Saviour’s Dock

36. The Town of Ramsgate

37. Canary Wharf

38. Deptford Dockyard

39. Burrell’s Wharf

40. Cutty Sark

41. Royal Naval College

42. National Maritime Museum

43. The Queen’s House

44. Royal Observatory

Millenium Bridge - London

Millennium Bridge

Panorama of London

View over the River Thames

Normally, the meeting point is next to Westminster Pier. However, the guide could meet you at your hotel/accommodation, if you wish. Our recommendation for the starting time of the tour is between 09:30h and 11:30h.

  • The walking tour lasts for about 5 hours. 
  • The private tour could be booked via email, by phone or just by filling our inquiry form (recommended). You will receive our reply in a maximum of 24 hours, once you send us your inquiry. 
  • If you have special requirements, please let us know them in advance! 
  • If you would like to visit some other museums or attractions, we could include them in your private tour, as an extra. We simply have to know it in advance, in order to plan the time schedule of the program.
  • Advanced payment is required. We can negotiate the terms of the payment. Once we reach an agreement on the program, we will send you a booking reference number for your tour, with which you can initiate the payment online  from our website. For your safety and comfort, all our payments are secured and operated by Sagepay on check out. 
Thames River Cruise London

The River Thames

Cruise on the Thames River - London Tour

Tower Bridge

Private Tour of Greenwich



Number of peoplePrice per group
From 1 to 4 people£95
From 5 to 10 people£109
From 11 to 15 people£129
From 16 to 30 people£149
From 31 to 49 people£185


 Private Guided Services, according to the program

A bottle of water


Ticket for the boat trip – £17 – return way, per person

Admission to Royal Observatory –  £10 per person (only if you want to visit it)

Food and Beverages

 Tips for the guide (optional)

Private Tour of the River Thames by boat
Thames Sightseeing River Cruise Tour