The Thames — a walk along London’s river

Address:
Millennium Bridge, Bankside, London 51.509669 -0.098378
Dates & Time:
Every Monday and Saturday
11 AM to 12.45 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£7 per person
The tour begins outside the City Information Centre opposite St. Paul's Cathedral
See cityoflondonguides.com for more information
Parking:
If you’re driving to London here are some car parks near Millennium Bridge
Minicabs:
Book a minicab near Millennium Bridge
Buses:
The following bus routes go near Millennium Bridge: 11, 15, 17, 344, RV1
London bus fares 2016
Trains:
The best London underground train stations to visit Millennium Bridge are Blackfriars Cannon Street Mansion House St. Paul’s
Note: The actual closest train station to Millennium Bridge is Blackfriars
London train fares 2016
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Without the Thames, there would be no London.

The Thames is the city's lifeblood, bringing it prosperity and security... but also deadly disease. The river is much more than a water source. It has also been a highway, a playground, and the setting for some of London's finest buildings.

The walk will begin outside the City Information Centre opposite St. Paul's Cathedral, and take you past some of the famous river buildings nearby, including the Globe Theatre, Tate Modern and Millennium Bridge.

If you like the sound of this river walk, then how about something even better... an actual cruise up the river on a boat. That will take in a lot more sights, from, Big Ben all the way up to Greenwich. The two boat companies that we recommend are City Cruises and TRS (Thames River Services). You can check out Craig's review of each one on his blog: City Cruises review, and TRS review.

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