RIVER TRIPS

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Cir­cu­lar Cruise West­min­ster

Cir­cu­lar Cruise West­min­ster op­er­ates a hop-on hop-off sight­see­ing ser­vice from West­min­ster Pier. Boats de­part ev­ery 40 min­utes for Em­bank­ment, Fes­ti­val, Bank­side and St Katharine’s Piers (for Tower of Lon­don), re­turn­ing non-stop to West­min­ster. Daily 11am-3pm. Adult sin­gle £10, re­turn £14; child sin­gle £5, re­turn £ 7. www.cir­cu­lar­cruise.lon­don. West­min­ster Pier, Vic­to­ria Em­bank­ment, SW1A 2JH. T: 020-7936 2033. F8. Sta­tion: West­min­ster.

City Cruises

Daily guided sight­see­ing tours on the River Thames be­tween West­min­ster, Water­loo, Tower and Green­wich piers. River Red Rover is an all­day hop-on, hop-off sight­see­ing ser­vice. Thames Cir­cu­lar Cruise is a 50-minute sight­see­ing ser­vice from Tower Pier or Bank­side Pier to West­min­ster and back. Please check for times and prices. www.city­cruises.com. West­min­ster Pier, SW1A 2JH. T: 020-7740 0400. De­par­ture points vary.

Lon­don Duck Tours

Ideal if you’re keen for an am­phibi­ous ad­ven­ture. See Lon­don’s best-loved sights on land be­fore a thrilling splash­down on the River Thames. Adult £26; child £18. www.lon­don­duck­tours.co.uk. 55 York Rd, SE1 7NJ. T: 020-7928 3132. F8. Sta­tion: Water­loo.

Lon­don Eye River Cruise

Live com­men­tary on a 40-minute sight­see­ing river cruise. From 19 Mar daily 10.45am-7.45pm. Adult £13.15; child £6.58. Dis­counted joint tick­ets with the Lon­don Eye avail­able. www.lon­don­eye.com. Lon­don Eye Pier, South Bank, SE1 7PB. T: 0871-781 3000. E8. Sta­tion: Water­loo.

MBNA Thames Clip­pers

The fastest and most fre­quent fleet on the river, with de­par­tures from ma­jor Lon­don piers ev­ery 20 min­utes. The boats set off from 20 piers across the capital. Oys­ter cards valid. River Roamer ho­pon and off adult £16.30; child £8.15. www.thamesclip­pers.com. De­parts var­i­ous points along the River Thames. T: 020-7001 2200.

Thames River Ser­vices

This hop-on, hop-off ser­vice with live com­men­tary de­parts from West­min­ster Pier and St Katharine’s ev­ery 30 min­utes 10am- 4pm for Green­wich Piers and the Thames Bar­rier. West­min­ster to Green­wich adult sin­gle £12.50, re­turn £16.50; child sin­gle £6.25, re­turn £8.25 (35 per cent dis­count Mon-Fri). www.thames­ri­verser­vices.lon­don. West­min­ster Pier, Vic­to­ria Em­bank­ment, SW1A 2JH. T: 020-7930 4097. F8. Sta­tion: West­min­ster.

Thames­jet

Try the most ex­treme ride on the river. De­parts from West­min­ster Pier. Wed-Sun noon-4pm. Adult from £39; child from £28. www.thames­jet.com. Var­i­ous de­par­ture points. T: 020-7740 0400.

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