Thames boat trips run daily between Richmond, Kingston and Hampton Court. A river cruise is one of the most relaxing ways to:
•See Hampton Court Palace and its noted gardens
•Enjoy the tradition of passing through Teddington Lock
•Take a peek into Eel Pie Island
•Hop off at Richmond or Kingston for superb shopping and restaurants
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The very best way to go to and from Hampton Court or travel along the Thames is to take a Turk Boat.Locals and tourists alike use this transportation.
Beyond just being a way to get around, it's a lovely ride.For Hampton Court it drops you off right along the side of it.
I would make sure to also look into thier theme and dinner cruises on the Thames if you are in town during one of them.more
Catching a riverboat along the Thames has to be up there as one of the loveliest things that you can do, so it is strange that so many tourists do it, yet so few locals.
I had been one of those people until recently. Then, one summer, my brother came back to visit from California, it had been so long since he had been in London or near Hampton Court Palace that he saw it like a tourist....more
I have lived in London for 13 years and have seen many of the sites that it has to offer and lived life to the full in the pubs and clubs etc. Up until 2 years ago, I had never been on one of those bus tours and never been on a river cruise. Strange really but I always thought that was something that tourists did.
If you are like me and thought that way then I urge you to do both. It is a...more