Essential information

Admission: 
Free
Location: 
In Greenwich

This riverside trail starts at the source of the Thames, in the Cotswolds, into the heart of London, ending at the Thames Barrier, Greenwich.

This glorious riverside trail starts at the source of the Thames, in the Cotswolds, and takes you to the heart of London, ending at the Thames Barrier, Greenwich. The walk is 184 miles (294 km) in total and takes in the scenic sights of Oxford, Henley, Windsor and Greenwich, as well as lots of picturesque English countryside.

Easy to reach by public transport, the Thames Path can be enjoyed by people of all ages and abilities due to its gentle nature. The whole path takes around 12–14 days to complete, or you can walk part of it in an afternoon's stroll, or a weekend's break.

Find out more about the Thames Path