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Highlights

  • Beautiful River Thames bike ride to Hampton Court Palace
  • Visit an ancient marketplace for lunch snacks
  • Amazing landscape and history
  • Enjoy your picnic lunch in a royal hunting ground
  • Lunchtime fountain views of Hampton Court Palace

Meeting point

We will meet at Richmond Train Station


What to Expect

I’ve lived and cycled in London all my life and decided to share the amazing places in my area of South West London which are a welcome break from hectic Central London just a short train journey away.

On this Private Cycle Tour, we will bike along the River Thames...


The tour:

We meet at Richmond Train Station

Start Richmond (Mainline 20 mins Central London)
We are happy to advise on your best route to Richmond Station, just tell us where you are staying.

Start Richmond (Mainline 20 mins Central London)
We are happy to advise on your best route to Richmond Station, just tell us where you are staying.

Private Cycle Tour

We will pass historic houses, riverside pubs and idyllic Teddington Lock where the tidal Thames ends.

We will pass historic houses, riverside pubs and idyllic Teddington Lock where the tidal Thames ends.

Ancient Market Place

Stop at an ancient market place for lunch snacks (or bring a sandwich) and enjoy a riverside pub for a drink if you wish.

Stop at an ancient market place for lunch snacks (or bring a sandwich) and enjoy a riverside pub for a drink if you wish.

Picnic Lunch

Cycle through an old royal hunting ground of the palace where we will enjoy our lunch picnic with fountain views of the palace.

Cycle through an old royal hunting ground of the palace where we will enjoy our lunch picnic with fountain views of the palace.

Hampton Court Palace

Finish at Hampton Court Palace, the 16th Century home of royals for your visit if you wish (entrance not included).

Finish at Hampton Court Palace, the 16th Century home of royals for your visit if you wish (entrance not included).

Return to Central London

Return from Hampton Court Train Station (Zone 6, 50 mins to Central London)

Return from Hampton Court Train Station (Zone 6, 50 mins to Central London)


What is included

  • Private bike tour with local guide
  • Bike hire, request mens or ladies open frame bike hybrid or mountain
  • 1-4 bottles of water

What to bring

  • Comfortable clothing according to weather
  • Money for drinks and lunch

Please note

Start Richmond 10am (Mainline 20 mins Central London) or request an afternoon ride if you prefer eg 2pm-6pm
Return Hampton Court Train Station after your Hampton Court Palace or 2 pm approx if you do not visit.


About your Localist

Ginette

Hi !

I’ve lived and cycled in London all my life and decided to share the amazing places in my area of South West London which are a welcome break from hectic Central London.

We cycle in beautiful places of South West London, enjoy River Thames routes, 1st and 2nd largest Royal Parks of London, Hampton Court Palace, Kew Botanic Gardens, Windsor Castle and enjoy Fullers ale tasting. We provide our afternoon tea picnics on our full day bike tours!


Language

  • English


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