Bateaux Lunch Cruise and The View from the Shard for Two
See the sights of London in style with this fantastic package for two. Explore the city away from the hustle and bustle of London’s busy streets on board a stylish Bateaux vessel. This hour and a half cruise sets sail from Embankment Pier and glides past famous landmarks, the buzzing Southbank and much more. While soaking up the sights from the iconic River Thames, delight in a three-course lunch from the seasonal menu. The fun doesn’t end there. This package also includes tickets to one of London’s most popular attractions. The View from The Shard is the highest viewing platform in London and offers unparalleled panoramic views of the city below. A simply breath-taking experience.
- Enjoy tickets to The View from The Shard
- Soak up stunning sights with a one hour 30 minute Bateaux Thames river cruise for two
- A three-course lunch from the set menu is included
- These experiences can be taken on the same day or different days
- Availability Description
The View from The Shard is available week round, year round, exclusion periods apply on the 25th December and 1st January. There is no need to pre-book this experience, simply bring along your voucher on the day. Bateaux river cruises operate Wednesday–Saturday from October–March and Tuesday– Saturday from April–September (excluding 24th, 25th, 26th, 31st December, 1st January and Valentine's Day). All dates are subject to availability.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum age is 4 years for The View from The Shard. Children from three years are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult on the Bateaux cruises.
Opening hours are typically Sunday-Wednesday 10am-7pm and Thursday-Saturday 10am-10pm, with last entry an hour before closing, but please check The Shard's website before your visit. Cruises commence boarding at Embankment Pier from 12pm and depart at 12.30pm. The boat must keep to a strict timetable; therefore, latecomers will be unable to board the vessel. Your cruise will last approximately 90 minutes, returning at 2pm.
- Dress Code
Smart casual attire is recommended for daytime cruises.
- Other Info
Please note that weekends/peak times can be very busy and you may be required to queue. Please allow extra time for this experience to avoid disappointment. Once purchased, this voucher is non-refundable and non-transferable for The View from The Shard. Please mention any specific dietary requirements upon booking. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options are available upon request. Please book in advance to avoid disappointment.