Walking the Thames Path
On foot and on riverboat, explore the idyllic countryside surrounding the River Thames, walking historic trails, parks and Heritage Sites and learning the story of this charming region.
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Program No. 20101RJ
13 days
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At a Glance

Follow England’s Thames for 184 miles through the idyllic Cotswolds, passing through unspoiled rural villages and historic towns and finally cutting through the heart of London to Richmond-on-Thames and the Thames Barrier in Greenwich. On pastoral riverside walks, trace the English countryside before seeing the London villas of famous and influential people of the past and the royal residences of Windsor Castle and Hampton Court Palace.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Walking 2-7 miles a day on level riverside paths and city streets, a few hills.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Walk the Thames Path from the home of the Royal Regatta, Henley-on-Thames to Hambleden Mill, one of the most photographed landmarks on the river.
  • Enjoy a river boat excursion from Westminster to the Thames Barrier and Greenwich.
  • Walk through Windsor Great Park and explore Windsor Castle and Runnymede, home to the Magna Carta Memorial and John F. Kennedy Memorial.
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