Avoid the crowds and enjoy Windsor Castle from the water on a relaxing 1.5-hour cruise that includes a 3-course lunch, freshly prepared on board. Ideal for first-time visitors, this cruise allows you to orient yourself without battling through the crowds Windsor famously attracts. As you sail through the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, home to regal landmarks such as Windsor Castle, Eton College, and Windsor Racecourse, you’ll feast on classic English cuisine prepared by award-winning chefs.
- 1.5-hour Windsor and Eton cruise including a 3-course lunch
- Ideal for first-time visitors looking to avoid tourist crowds on land
- Sail past scenic landmarks such as WIndsor Castle, Eton College, and Windsor Racecourse
- Enjoy three courses of British cuisine prepared on board by award winning chefs
- Vegetarian meal options are available
Your cruise departs from Thames Side, located a short walk from Windsor and Eton Riverside train station, at 12:30pm. Boarding begins at 12pm so arrive early to secure the best seats.
As you sail leisurely on the Thames River, you’ll pass scenic landmarks such as Windsor Castle — official residence of Her Majesty the Queen and the oldest inhabited castle in the world — and Windsor Racecourse. See, too, Eton College, a prestigious school attended by royals, rich, and famous as you enjoy three courses of fine British fare.
Dishes served are all freshly prepared on board by award-winning chefs and make the most of seasonal ingredients. Please see the Itinerary section for a sample menu.
Your tour concludes at your original departure point at 2pm.
Sample Menu - Adult
Starter: Ham hock and pea pressé, piccalilli, sourdough toasts
Main Courses: Free range chicken, leek and chestnut mushroom puff pastry pie, pomme purée, spring vegetables
Dessert : Lemon and ginger cheesecake, Pain d’épices crumble, caramelized pineapple
Beverage: Fairtrade tea or coffee