Museums

24 hour Thames River pass and Royal Observatory

Availability: Daily
Duration: Flexible
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Japanese
Printed ticket only
Do this because
  • Enjoy unlimited access to the City Cruise's sightseeing boats for 24 hours on the River Thames
  • Hop on or hop off from any one of four piers in the heart of London
  • Unravel the mysteries of the cosmos at The Royal Observatory
What to expect

With this package, you'll enjoy 24-hour hop on hop off access to River Thames sightseeing boats as well as entrance to the Royal Observatory- home to British astronomy and the famous Meridian line where you can stand with one foot in the eastern hemisphere and one in the west!

With your 24-hour river pass you'll be able to hop on and off at any one of four piers, with open passage on any City Cruises sightseeing boats for a full day spent exploring the sights of the Thames. With comfortable seats, hot and cold refreshments, guided commentary, friendly staff and (most importantly) uncompromised views from all-weather sightseeing boats, the River Red Rover is the best way to see the heart of London.

Hop off at Greenwich pier and take a short walk to the Royal Observatory. Originally built for the Astronomers Royal and set in a charming historic building, the Observatory now boasts a modern planetarium, the Great Equatorial Telescope and of course fantastic views of London from Greenwich Royal Park.

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What's included
  • 24 hour tickets to hop-on-hop-off City Cruise boats
  • Audio guide commentary subject to availability
  • Entrance to the Royal Observatory Greenwich
What's not included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Food and beverages
Reduced price
  • Infant (0 to 4 years): free
  • Child (4 to 15 years): reduced
  • Student (Monday to Friday with valid ID): reduced
Where

City Cruises sightseeing boats depart from:

Westminster Pier: Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH

London Eye Pier: The Queen's Walk, Lambeth, London SE1 7PB, UK

Tower Pier: Tower Millennium Pier, Lower Thames St, London EC3N 4DT, UK

Greenwich Pier: King William Walk, East Greenwich, London SE10 9HT

Meeting point:

The Royal Observatory is a 15 minute from Greenwich Pier: The Royal Observatory, Blackheath Ave, Greenwich, London SE10 8XJ

What to remember
  • Voucher must be printed and taken to the ticket kiosk for exchange prior to boarding
  • Audio guide commentary on river cruises are available in 8 languages: Italian, French, German, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, English and Japanese
  • Audio guides are subject to availability and cannot be guaranteed
  • All children aged 15 years and below must be accompanied by an adult 18+
  • The Royal Observatory ticket is valid for single entry use within 48 hours of issue date
  • Royal Observatory and cruise tickets can be used on the same or different days
  • To ensure the correct ticket option is selected, it is recommended to check The Royal Observatory guidelines
  • Attraction tickets can only be collected from Westminster Pier, Tower Pier and Greenwich Pier. They cannot be collected from London Eye Pier
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When
  • City Cruises sightseeing boats depart every 40 minutes with some additional services during peak periods
  • To access the full City Cruises timetable please download HERE
  • Royal Observatory opening times vary, for full details CLICK HERE
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Provider
City Cruises
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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