London, one of the world's truly great cities, has many tales to tell and this tour tells just a few of them. Explore how the river and the wider maritime world have played an important part in the city's history and how they still impact our experience today.
Discover Greenwich • Canal Museum • Camden Lock • London Waterbus
Day 1 Travel to Greenwich for a 3 night stay.
Day 2 Visit the Discover Greenwich Visitor Centre at the Royal Naval College. It tells the story of Maritime Greenwich and its links to Henry VIII. There is a micro brewery on the site of the Royal Hospital's 1717 brewhouse. Visitors can also independently explore the fascinating Painted Hall and Chapel. Admission to the restored Cutty Sark, the Royal Observatory, the National Maritime Museum or the Queens House can also be included for an additional cost.
Day 3 This morning, explore the London Canal Museum, learning about the historic importance of London's waterways, followed by a guided walk along the towpath to Camden Town. Enjoy time at leisure browsing Camden's famous market. This afternoon take the London Waterbus for a scenic canal journey to London's Little Venice, where the Regent and Grand Union Canals meet.
Day 4 Homeward journey. If time allows and you wish to continue the waterways theme, stop in Henley-on-Thames for a visit to the River and Rowing Museum.
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Novotel London Greenwich
Close to the River Thames, this modern hotel is close to the centre of Greenwich. The light, airy rooms feature TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Facilities include fitness room, Turkish bath, restaurant and a stylish bar.
• 4 star • 151 bedrooms
• Lift • Free Wi-Fi
Your tour includes:
• 4 days coach services
• 3 nights bed & breakfast in Greenwich with:
Tea/coffee on arrival
Hot buffet breakfast
• Visit to Discover Greenwich
• Entrance to London Canal Museum and guided tour of Camden Lock
• London Waterbus from Camden to Little Venice (not available on weekends)
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