Throughout London, there are many tours and different ways to explore the city. Tour buses and walking tours are way to see the city, however for a more relaxed way, would be the Bateaux London River Thames boat cruises.
Located on the River Thames, Bateaux London is a restaurant cruise experience that offers on-board catering, live music, and entertainment. Guests can choose from three types of vessels called Symphony, Harmony, and Naticia. All vessels operate daily lunch, afternoon tea, and dinner cruises. The largest restaurant cruise vessel in London is the Symphony. With an all-glass structure, the Symphony allows guests to enjoy views of London without any interruption. The boat has a wide expanse of glass, dark wooden flooring and lustrous furniture. The Symphony carried the London Philharmonic Orchestra during the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant. The Harmony is a Scandinavian designed vessel with large windows, which offers a flexible layout for dining, private dining spaces, and an open deck. The Naticia is a traditional vessel with mirrored and wooden interior with a spilt-level gallery which overlooks a dance floor. The Naticia also offers great viewing areas on the upper and lower decks while touring the Thames.
Bateaux London departs daily from Embankment Pier and travels both east and west along the Thames. The cruises offer guests a three course set lunch and after lunch commentary. The Thames Dinner Cruises offer food, live entertainment, and after dinner dancing. The Afternoon Tea Cruises offers sandwiches, pastries, and scones while enjoying live music from a solo pianist. On Sundays, the cruise offers a Lunch Jazz Cruise. The cruise lasts two and a half hours, offers a three course set menu, and live entertainment performed by a jazz band. All cruises offer guests a journey past such sights as the Houses of Parliament, St. Paul’s Cathedral, The Tower of London, and the London Eye. All the vessels with Bateaux London are also available for private hire. Check out ways to save by buying a London Pass or other combined offers that can offer discounts to the Bateaux London restaurant cruise.