Take a peaceful boat trip from Walton-on-Thames to Hampton Court. Departing from Walton at midday and allowing for time in Hampton court for lunch, this trip is perfect for families looking to enjoy the moving scenery and life on the river. • Travel from Walton-on-Thames to Hampton Court by boat • Take in the sights of the Thames as your cruise to Hampton Court, with a short stop over before returning in the afternoon • Enjoy a full bar and commentary available on board • See the daily workings of the Thames, as we travel to the Cardinal Wolsey's majestic palace
Board the boat at Walton-on-Thames, from the pier outside "The Anglers" at 12:00 for a peaceful journey to Hampton Court. Your journey will take you past a number of river islands, still popular today for residential and commercial use and provide a glimpse of the life enjoyed by the many people who still live and work along the Thames. The boat passes through Sunbury Lock which has a unique second barge lock adjacent to it still in operation. As well as Sunbury Lock your journey will take you through Molesey lock which at nearly 82 meters is impressive by its size, being the second longest on the River Thames.On approaching Hampton Court, you will pass some lovely house boats, some formerly owned by stars such as Diana Dors. You are then afforded superb views of Cardinal Wolsey's majestic palace. The boat will arrive in Hampton Court for 13:15 allowing time to explore, before departing again at 14:30.This relaxing cruise is perfect for any family wishing to visit the palace and perhaps puzzle out the famous maze before taking a tranquil cruise back to Walton-on-Thame, arriving at 15:35.