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River Thames bike tour

Free cancellation
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English
Availability: Various dates
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Cycle along both banks of the River Thames

Get views of St Paul's, Shakespeare's Globe and the London Eye

Stop for lunch in London's oldest food market

Enjoy panoramic views of London landmarks, such as the Tower of London

What to expect

Explore London's history and take in one-of-a-kind landscapes exploring both banks of the legendary Thames by bike. Let yourself be guided through the city which not only managed to survive the Great Plagues and bloody wars but became a cradle of modern civilization and has developed over years into the leading world center of commerce. Every major London site along the river Thames will be covered, so get prepared for a unique historical sightseeing experience you will never forget!

Apart from the architectural sights, your itinerary includes visiting two traditional markets. First at Borough Market (only open Thursday, Friday and Saturday), a culinary gem in London with a history going back 900 years, The market provides the finest food from all over the globe, and it's where you’ll have a 1-hour break to explore it on your own, grab a snack and enjoy a pint at a local English pub with your tour guide.

Then discover Leadenhall Market, which sits at what was once the center of Roman London. It’s also famous for being the real-life setting of Diagon Alley from the books about Harry Potter, which was filmed on location here.

Sights include:

  • The London Eye
  • Tower Bridge
  • St Paul's Cathedral
  • The Tower of London
  • Shakespeare's Globe
  • London Bridge
  • Borough Market
  • Big Ben
  • Leadenhall Market
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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

Fully guided River Thames bike tour

Bike

Helmet (provided but optional)

What’s not included

Lunch/beer costs

Tips (optional)

Location

68-70 Blackfriars Rd, South Bank, London SE1 8JZ, United Kingdom

Meeting point:

Meet your guide outside the exit of the Southwark Tube station (Jubilee Line). Look for your guide holding a 'Fat Tire' sign.

When

  • See calendar for exact available dates and times

Provider

london@fattiretours.com

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • Maximum of 12 guests per tour
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure
  • Tour operates rain or shine so please dress appropriately for the weather
  • You must be at least 12 years old to join this tour
  • All participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult