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Thames Cruise aboard the African Queen

with Roberts Travel Group

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£799.00

Meander along the river in comfort and style on this quintessential Thames River Cruise enjoying the views and tasty food along the way. This really is a unique opportunity to experience a relaxing cruise in ‘Wind in the Willows’ country and through the Chilterns with stops at charming riverside towns and villages and the chance to visit the Mill at Sonning Dining Theatre.    

The African Queen is a lovely Dutch Barge with a big personality with cosy comfortable cabins and welcoming hosts.This is Thames Tranquilty!


  • Full breakfast on board daily 
  • A Cape Malay Meal on board, Lunch at the Beetle Wedge Riverside Restaurant & in Caversham
  • One two course lunch on board & One light evening meal on board, as well as A Traditional South African Braai / BBQ Meal on Board (served inside!)    
  • Meal and theatre ticket for the Mill at Sonning Dinner Theatre

Day 1: We travel to The African Queen at the Mapledurham Estate.

After a welcome meeting from our Skipper, Andy, the African Queen will set off up-stream to Goring on Thames.


Day 2:
After breakfast the African Queen will continue her journey upstream to Wallingford where there is time to go ashore to explore this little village famous for the filming of Midsummer Murders.

 

Day 3: Friday morning starts with a hearty breakfast, followed by a walk through the old Village of Mapledurham and a visit to the late 18th century Chapel.

 

Day 4: After a hearty breakfast the African Queen will cruise to Henley on Thames and a two- course lunch will be served on board. T

 

Day 5: After breakfast the African Queen will cruise upstream to Mapledurham arriving around 14:30. A two course ‘Sunday Roast’ will be served on board while cruising

We say farewell to our hosts after lunch and travel back to the Travel centre, arriving in the early evening.

The African Queen

Our floating home, The African Queen, is a 2 deck, 100ft Dutch Barge with 8 cosy, comfortable cabins and is one of the few passenger cruisers on the Thames.

We are lucky to be able to offer this unique cruise and our hosts, Andy and Bonnie look forward to welcoming you on board. Each cabin is en-suite with towels and toiletries. Cabins are situated on the lower deck while the upper deck has the lounge/ bar and dining area.

  • Transfer from Roberts Travel centre to the African Queen in Mapledurham
  • 4 nights cruise aboard the African Queen
  • Cruise stops : Goring , Wallingford , Mapledurham , Caversham , Henley on Thames
  • Meals : Full breakfast on board daily, A Cape Malay Meal on board
  • Lunch at the Beetle Wedge Riverside Restaurant
  • One two course lunch on board
  • One light evening meal on board
  • Lunch in Caversham
  • Meal and theatre ticket for the Mill at Sonning Dinner Theatre
  • A Traditional South African Braai / BBq Meal on Board (served inside!)

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Wed 21 Oct, 2020 RHTHA 1 5 £799.00 £799 - 6 Book Now

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