Westminster Abbey Tickets and 24 Hrs Thames River Cruise Combo
One of the most relaxing ways to discover the city of London, this hop-on-hop-off cruise covers all of the most important and iconic sights in the city. The vessel is designed especially for the best possible sightseeing experience, and comes equipped with an onboard bar stocked with food and drinks. You can choose to board the cruise at any one of the four piers, and you will also receive a guided commentary of the many sights along the river.
Westminster Pier- Close to Westminster Abbey, the Houses of Parliament (with Big Ben), Horse Guards, Whitehall and the Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms.
London Eye Pier- Located next to the London Eye, County Hall (with the London Aquarium) and close to the world-renowned South Bank arts complex (including the Royal Festival Hall).
Tower Pier- This pier makes the Tower of London and Tower Bridge easily accessible.
Greenwich Pier - Makes it easy to reach the World Heritage Centre of Greenwich, home of the famous tea clipper Cutty Sark, the Old Royal Naval College, the National Maritime Museum, the Queen’s House and the Old Royal Observatory.
No trip to London can be complete without a visit to the Westminster Abbey, one of the global icons for the city of London. The abbey has been witness to a varied range of histories of Britain, such as the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton in 2011, to the nation’s coronation site since 1066 with the crowning of William the Conqueror.
The church’s ground also holds the graves of Charles Dickens, Geoffrey Chaucer, Dr. Samuel Johnson and Charles Darwin. So from heroes to villains, poets and priests, all have a mark here. Don’t forget to explore the Little Cloister, which leads to the oldest garden in England!