Take a gentle bike tour around Hampton Court Palace
Ride along the banks of the Thame and take in the gorgeous surrounds
Explore the picturesque Royal Bushy Park and Long Water
Learn about the vibrant history of the grand palace
Take a scenic bike ride around the historical grounds of Hampton Court Palace with this guided tour along an easy eight mile route. Start by exploring the lush Royal Bushy Park, see where Eisenhower was based during WWII and look for deer that are direct descendants from those bred by Henry VIII. Stop by a local pub for refreshment (not included) before cycling to the end of the Long Water, taking in the spellbinding view of Sir Christopher Wren's baroque architecture. Travelling along the banks of the Thames, arrive at the palace's grand riverside entrance and discover a colourful history that dates back over 500 years. The cycle ends near the entrance for ease of access to the palace or train station - a blissful trip out of the city.