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Windsor River Cruises + The Original Tour Windsor

Combine a hop-on hop-off bus tour with a Windsor boat cruise on the Upper River Thames

Explore Windsor with The Original Tour and a 40 min cruise with French Brothers

Windsor River Cruises and Bus Tour

Available from 1st April - 31st October 2019

Explore Windsor from two points of view on an open-top double-decker bus, with The Original Tour, and a 40-min Windsor river cruise, with French Brothers, when you visit Windsor.

Windsor is a historic Royal city outside of London and the castle is used as a frequent weekend home by the British Monarchy. Hop on board The Original Tour Windsor and enjoy a sightseeing bus tour of Windsor, Eton and Datchet. Get on at any Original Tour bus stop and hop off as often as you like to see the Windsor promenade, Boveney Lock or the Windsor Farm Shop.

The best part about this combination package is that you also get a Windsor cruise with French Brothers. The river trips in Windsor travel along the Upper River Thames, providing stunning views of Windsor Castle and lasts for around 40 minutes.

This combination package includes a 24-hour ticket on The Original Tour Windsor’s sightseeing buses together with a 40-minute round-trip on the Thames. 

Buy Tickets for Windsor River Cruises + The Original Tour Windsor

Online £20.25 Full Price £22.40
Online £11.80 Full Price £13.10
Online £53.00 Full Price £57.90


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  • When you buy our sightseeing bus tour of Windsor, why not see the town’s watery wonders by setting sail with the French Brothers Windsor boat trips. See some of Windsor’s wonderful sights from the waters include Windsor Castle and Eton College whilst immersing yourself in the areas picturesque wildlife and nature. The river cruise takes 40 minutes, so hop-off our bus and hop-on to a boat!

    What's more you'll get 20% discount on food at the Royal Windsor Pub with your Original Windsor hop-on hop-off bus ticket. 

  • Highlights of the Windsor bus tour include:

    • Windsor Castle – There’s been a castle at this location since the 11th Century!

    • Eton & Datchet - Both beautiful examples of quaint English villages.

    • The Long Walk - Hop-off the bus and walk back into Windsor for stunning views of the castle. You may even spot some royal deer along the way!

    • Stop off at the Windsor Farm Shop for products from the Royal Farms (including fresh meat and cheese) or enjoy some locally made food in the coffee shop on site.

    • There are numerous pubs along the route - the perfect (& traditional!) way to break up your journey.

    Highlights of the Windsor boat tour include:

    • River Thames - 215 miles long and the longest river in England

    • Fireworks Eyot - A small island used by ducks, swans and Canada geese!

    • Royal Windsor Racecourse - One of only two figure of eight racecourses in the UK.

  • The Original Tour Windsor & Eton bus tour tickets are valid for 24 hours from the time they are redeemed locally in Windsor & Eton.

    The main starting point for the tour is outside the Theatre Royal (Thames Street), but you can hop-on and begin your tour at any of the bus stops.

    Whilst in Windsor why not visit Legoland, Runnymede, Queen Mary's Doll Houses or Savill Garden - there's lots to do in the area so why not make a weekend of it?

    Plan your journey and find the best way to travel in our ‘How to get to Windsor from London’ guide.

  • Adult: £20.25

    Child: £11.80

    Family (2+2): £53.00

    Under 5’s go free