LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM — City Cruises, an award winning company, offers an extensive range of quality sightseeing, entertainment and restaurant services. The company operates a variety of services during the day and in the evenings to suit all tastes.
A frequent sightseeing service operates between the four major destination piers on the River Thames (Westminster, London Eye, Tower and Greenwich) and each one is on the doorstep of many popular sites and leading attractions, including three UNESCO World Heritage Sites (the Palace of Westminster which also comprises Westminster Abbey and St Margaret’s Church, the Tower of London and Maritime Greenwich).
Passengers can travel in comfort onboard modern boats with panoramic windows and open deck areas, which offer full access to the mobility impaired. Light refreshments and bar services are available onboard and these can be enjoyed whilst discovering the sights of London along the Thames.
To enhance the sightseeing experience City Cruises also offers a state-of-the-art multilingual commentary system in five languages (French, German, Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese), in addition to the live commentary in English.
Great value tickets can be purchased. A family River Red Rover ticket, which offers unlimited one-day travel with City Cruises for two adults and up to three children is only £33.50. For an extra £5 families can also enjoy the freedom of the Docklands Light Railway on the same day.
The company also proposes two unique dining experiences on floating restaurants, the popular London Showboat, a dinner cruise with cabaret and dancing and the Restaurant Ship Hispaniola, which is permanently moored on the Embankment, opposite the London Eye, offering fine quality Mediterranean style cuisine with a modern twist in the restaurant and tapas at the bar. The ship also serves a traditional afternoon tea.
(For further information the public can telephone +44 (0)20 77 400 400 or visit either www.citycruises.com or www.hispaniola.co.uk. Bookings can be made online.)