Things to Do

Explore England’s most famous river, visit Oxford and London, relax in a rowing boat, feed the swans, look out for red kites, enjoy afternoon tea...

Great days out
for all ages!

Discover memorable days out on and around the Trail with our list of local attractions and suggested itineraries. 
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From fabulous walking festivals to local farmers markets and village fetes, there's always something happening. Check out the events listing to see what's on.

A race for unpowered barges rowed under oars. The event commemorates the skills of lightermen ... Read more
The best Traditional Boat Rally in Europe now made even better for this year! A two day event ... Read more
Swan Upping is the annual census of the swan population on stretches of the Thames in the ... Read more
Totally Thames takes place over the month of September and brings the river to life via an ... Read more

Regular events

The Thames Path 100 mile run is conducted entirely on the Thames Path National Trail beginning ... Read More

Trail Gallery


With a GPS device or a GPS-enabled mobile phone you can join in with a treasure hunt.
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