On this brilliant tour you'll cycle past the Thames on gorgeous vintage style bicycles, ending up at the stunning Hampton Court Palace. With stunning views of royal Richmond, Ham House and the chance to see a little bit of Monty Python en route it's a fantastic journey for everyone to enjoy. Commencing with a short train journey from Waterloo you'll arrive in Richmond where you can pick up your bikes and set off along the Thames for this leisurely 7 mile cycle ride. You'll spend the afternoon in Hampton Court Palace - the magnificent home of Henry VIII - discovering its stunning grounds, you can then return to London at your own pace.
Your experience begins and ends in central London where you'll receive your tickets and catch the train to Richmond. Upon arrival at Richmond you can explore the surroundings and collect your vintage style bikes (and optional helmet) before setting off on a leisurely 7 mile cycle along the Thames. You'll pass the historic Ham House and other historic points of interest, all pointed out by your guide for the day.You'll arrive at Hampton Court Palace around lunch time where you can spend the afternoon at your leisure exploring the palace and its grounds. Your trip includes entrance to Hampton Court Palace and return transport to central London.
This experience is available at Greater London:
Greater London (London) - London
This voucher is valid for 10 months. This package is for one person. This experience includes bicycle & helmet hire, return transport from central London and entrance to Hampton Court Palace and Gardens. The minimum age for this experience is 14. It is recommended that you are over 5ft tall to feel comfortable on the bikes provided. The maximum group size is 12 people. The 7 mile cycle trail taken is on a flat traffic-free route and should take around 2 hours in total including regular stops. All dates are subject to availability. This experience runs 1st March 2013 - 30th October 2013 Sunday, Monday and Tuesday only.
1This is a brilliant new way to see spectacular sights; a vintage bike tour to Hampton Court Palace. Take in the surroundings of royal Richmond, enjoy passing by the historic Ham House and get the chance to see a little bit of Monty Python en route! Commencing with a short train journey from Waterloo you'll arrive in Richmond where you can pick up your bikes and set off along the Thames for this leisurely 7 mile cycle ride. Enjoy a relaxed afternoon in Hampton Court Palace - the magnificent home of Henry VIII - and explore its gorgeous gardens.
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A great way to get off the beaten track, exercise a little and enjoy a riverside cycle. The guide was great and full of weird and wonderful history and the stop for a pub lunch was perfectly timed. The ride was flat and easy, and overall was a fab way to get to the palace. Overall, a fun day out!