Limehouse Basin, Northey Street, London E14 8BT
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Your adventure begins and ends at Limehouse Basin, Limehouse DLR. Limehouse Basin is an oasis in the city of London, a destination in its own right and a gateway which connects the Thames, the rivers Lee & Stort and the Regent's canal. Start in the heart of London for a new perspective on it's famous sites along the Thames. Explore the astonishing density of London's canalside neighbourhoods along the Regents Canal. The Rivers Lee & Stort are the perfect way to explore nature reserves and country pubs. Blow away cobwebs North towards the Chiltern hills along the Grand Union.

Windsor Castle - An official residence of HM The Queen Windsor Castle is the largest and oldest occupied castle in the world. Visit the State Apartments and marvel at the vast amount of treasures from the Royal collection. Take a guided tour which gives you a chance to take a glance at life at this magnificent castle.

Hampton Court Palace- Discover the magnificence of Henry VIII's favourite royal residence at Hampton Court Palace. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the bustling Base Court and marvel at the breath-taking grandeur of Henry's State Rooms. Stroll through over 60 acres of enchanting gardens, lose yourself in the famous maze and appreciate the beauty of one of the greatest palaces on earth.

Henley on Thames- Experience the bustling market town of Henley & the Royal Regatta or how about the Henley 80s Rewind Festival? Henley is a great place to moor up for a couple of nights and provides a great base to explore the surrounding area from. The River Rowing Museum in Henley provides interest for all the family. The parks on the banks of the Thames at Henley provide ample space for children to play, family picnics or dog walking. All amenities are within walking distance from the boat moorings on the river bank.

LONDON- London's Little Venice is a tranquil canal area, home to waterside cafes and pubs. Enjoy a stroll along pretty streets and take a relaxing boat trip to London Zoo or visit some of the most interesting theatre venues in London. Madame Tussauds is not far away and the Planetarium, Regents Park, also the British Museum.

Kew Gardens- Explore this World heritage site and stroll through the 130 hectares pf landscapes and gardens.

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Address : Limehouse Basin, Northey Street, London E14 8BT

By Road : Address where boat is moored : Limehouse Marina, the corner of Narrow street and Northy street. E14 8BT. Unload at the Marina and we will show you to your parking space in a secure private gated car park close by. You will join us at Limehouse marina where our team and the boat will await your arrival. There is a loading area at the marina between Northy street and the lock where we will help you unload your car using trolly's provided by us.

By Rail : nearest station is Limehouse DLR which is on the edge of the marina

By Air : London City Airport is 3.86 miles , London Heathrow is 18.6 miles and London Gatwick is 25.9 Miles

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Route Name Route Type Days Cruising Hours Locks
Little Venice, Regents Park and Zoo, Camden market from Limehouse Basin London City 4.00 12.00 24
Waltham Abey and the Lee Navigation from Limehouse Basin City 4.00 12.00 14
Grand Union Canal cruise from Limehouse Basin London City 8.00 37.00 54
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Taxis : Many taxis available

Groceries : Grocery Station 244 Ratcliffe Lane, Limehouse, E14 7JE, Tesco & Waitrose Supermarkets nearby

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