River Thames afternoon tea cruise
Activities

River Thames afternoon tea cruise

based on 14 reviews
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Relax while taking in fantastic views of London
  • Enjoy a delicious traditional afternoon with scones and tea
  • Listen to the illuminating commentary
  • Rest your tired legs while continuing to discover London
What to expect

London and its oh so popular traditions, you couldn't miss it! How about having tea at 4 o'clock while enjoying a cruise on the River Thames? Enjoy the splendor of London's famous landmarks and a traditional afternoon tea from the relaxed comfort of a modern riverliner. Conveniently departing from Tower Pier (five minutes walk from the Tower of London), this popular cruise offers a delightful selection of finger sandwiches, scones with cream and jam, mini pastries and unlimited tea and coffee, as well as a 90-minute cruise through the very heart of the city.

With commentary to accompany the cruise, sights include the Tower of London and Tower Bridge, the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, City Hall, St. Paul's Cathedral, London Bridge, the National Theatre and South Bank, the Oxo Tower, the Golden Hinde, the Shard, the riverside architecture of Royal Greenwich, the Cutty Sark and much more!

A fully waited service is provided throughout, with a cash bar available for additional drinks purchases. The cruise includes an open-air upper deck, allowing for spectacular views of the city's riverside landscape and those once-in-a-lifetime photos. Vegetarian options are available and most special dietary requirements can be catered for.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • What's included
    • A selection of sandwiches, mini pastries & scones with clotted cream and jam
    • Unlimited tea and coffee
    • Recorded commentary
    What's not included
    • Optional extra beverages (purchasable at the onboard bar)
    Reduced price
    • Children (ages 2-12)
    • Infants (under 2): Please note that children under two are not allocated a seat or a meal and if a seat is required for a child under two years, then the child rate applies
    Where

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

    Meeting point:

    Please print this voucher or show it from your mobile device to the ticket kiosk at Tower Millennium Pier (a five-minute walk from the Tower of London). Please ensure you arrive 20 minutes prior to your departure time

    What to remember
    • Government advice requires guests to wear a face mask whilst on the departing pier, for travel inside the boats but not on the outer decks. Policies may vary
    • It is recommended to check the operator's website or social media online for the latest departure information before leaving home
    • It is not possible to wait or re-schedule customers who arrive late for boarding and departure
    • This cruise is not suitable for wheelchair users who are unable to move to the fixed seating and is unsuitable for motorized wheelchairs
    • Window tables are available which seat up to two people only. Please note that all tables are fixed to the floor and cannot be put together
    • For any special dietary requirements please contact the local supplier at least 24 hours prior to sailing. More information on the menu can be found here

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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated availability
    • Boarding starts at 3.15 pm. The cruise departs at 3:30 pm and returns to Tower Pier at 5.00 pm
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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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