There is no better atmosphere around New Year’s eve than that of London. There is just something magical about ringing in the new year in London. The whole city is buzzing before the sun even goes down.
Now, I have talked about some of the amazing places to watch the New Year’s Eve fireworks in London in addition to the best places to stay view views of the London Eye where the fireworks are displayed, if you want a more personal. Below I am going to be sharing the few of the best London cruises during New Year’s eve celebrations.
These cruises have live music, food, and overall party and celebratory mood. They take you out exploring the beautiful London skyline via the Thames River. Cruising past London landmarks and attractions like Big Ben, St Pauls Cathedral, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, The Shard, and many more.
You can get dolled up and choose from a dinner cruise or one with a nightclub and dancing theme to ring in the new year. As the count down gets closer the boats move you closer to the London Eye for the best seats in the house for the London fireworks display as the London Eye fireworks pop off for a magical display.
Top 5 NYE River Cruises In London
Below are my favourite the very best of London’s NYE boat cruise offering both dinner, live music and dancing to help you ring in the new year with style.
Want to ring in the new year on a sweet note, then this is it. Think music, food, must-see sights in London during this 5 hour New Year’s eve boat cruise in London. The cruise starts boarding from 9:00 PM from City Cruises Tower Pier and returns to the same point after midnight. It boat cruise includes a 4-course meal with wine and more.
For a slightly longer cruise, this one offers great value for money. Set off for the party on this 7.5-hour cruise. You get a welcome drink of Prosecco when you boat at 5:30 PM and then a 3-course meal as you cruise the River Thames. This Thames Cruise starts boarding from Tower Pier at 9:15 PM and returns to the same point at 1:15 AM.
This is one of my favourite boat cruises in London as they offer a variety of options for afternoon tea, dinner or lunch cruise. I have shared some of my experiences on the Bateaux dinner cruise in London. The New Year’s party aboard Bateaux starts with you boarding the Glass Room at 7:15 PM.
You are wined and dinned to amazing and delicious delights. Before midnight you will return to the London Eye for the fireworks and then continue the celebrations for close to an hour after the fireworks end. Returning to the pier at 12:45 midnight. Among the best NYE dinner cruises in London and not to be missed.
Looking for an NYE boat cruise in London that will take you on a night of dancing to ring in the new year? Then this is the cruise for you! The cruise departs at 9:30 PM from Tower Pier of London and returns to the same point after midnight.
You will drink and dance through the evening while enjoying the cool breeze as you cruise up and dance the River Thames and its amazing riverside London attractions. By being on the boat, you are offered amazing views of the London fireworks display on the London Eye that ring in the new year. Guests on the river cruise can enjoy drinks and live music at just over £300.
This among the cheapest cheap New Year’s Eve cruises in London, usually under £200 if booked in advance. The guests go on a 4-hour cruise ride to welcome New Year. Boarding at London Bridge Pier at 9:00 PM, the cruise will depart at 9:15 PM where you travel down the Thames and edge closer to London Eye for the evening’s finale fireworks display show. The boat will return guests to the same pier they departed from.
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