Cruise the Thames for top Christmas shopping

Wednesday, 1 December 2010 5:57 PM

Visit the best of London’s Christmas markets on a River Thames tour this December, as City Cruises is offering a great way to see the seasonal hotspots of Greenwich and the Southbank, as well as the sightseeing highlights of Westminster and Tower Bridge.

London Eye Pier is an ideal stop-off for visiting the traditional German style Christmas market at the nearby Southbank Centre. A variety of goods is on sale, including glass Christmas tree ornaments and handmade ceramics as well as German culinary specialities and beverages.

Further East, Greenwich Christmas Market, which is just a short walk from Greenwich Pier, has 150 Christmas-themed stalls offering unique hand crafted gifts and stocking-fillers. Younger visitors will also enjoy visits from Santa on the weekends. 

Great value tickets can be purchased for the sightseeing service, offering unlimited one-day travel with City Cruises. The family tickets offer savings of up to £13.75, while there are various discounts available for senior citizens and students.

For further information on the sightseeing service, or to make a booking, visit: www.citycruises.com
 

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