Sightseeing Trips & Tours
At Viscount Cruises we have been operating scheduled & private sightseeing tours on the Thames since 1985.
All of our vessels boast spacious outside decks and heated, versatile interiors making them perfect for sightseeing tours all year round.
Thames River Services have been operating daily sightseeing tours since 1986, our current service operates between Westminster Pier, St. Katharine Pier (for Tower of London) & Greenwich Pier.
During the summer months Thames River Services operate the only sightseeing tours through the Thames Flood barrier. Barrier cruises depart Westminster Pier, St Katharine Pier & Greenwich Pier five times a day.
2-hour sightseeing tours on board M.V London Rose. Thames Christmas Cruises depart Greenwich Pier (Cutty Sark) at 18:00 and return to Greenwich Pier at 20:00.
26th November, 3rd December, 10th December, 16th December.
Sunday Evening Cruise is a traditional two hour Thames circular sightseeing cruise leaving Greenwich Pier at 7.00 PM. The cruise will take you from Royal Greenwich into Central London before turning and heading back down river to Greenwich. During the cruise we will pass more than twenty of London’s iconic landmarks including Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, St. Paul’s Cathedral, The London Eye and the Palace of Westminster.
The boat will then return to Greenwich pier for 9.00 PM to allow you to disembark.
Groups & Private Charters
All of our passenger boats are available for private charter for sightseeing tours and other events. Our Class V vessels, Avontuur IV & London Rose have heated interiors, spacious open decks and fully licensed bars serving alcoholic, soft & hot beverages.
Our executive launch, M.V Churchill can carry 12 passengers for more intimate charters & sightseeing tours.
Pre-booked groups of 10 or more passengers are eligible for an exclusive 10% discount on standard ticket prices for the following cruises:
Thames Sunday Evening Cruise
Battersea Park Fireworks Cruises
Tall Ships Fireworks Cruises
Lord Mayor’s Fireworks Cruises
London Christmas Cruises