Starting at the Source of the Thames at Thames Head in Gloucestershire, follow the iconic river through beautiful countryside and historic towns to the city of London.
The path runs for 184 miles running alongside the river for nearly the whole route making for a glorious experience whatever time of year.
Highlights on the route include the stunning Windsor Castle, Hampton Court Palace and Kew Gardens.
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Thames Path Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Thames Path Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Thames Path OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Thames Path Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
Thames Path Pubs
The Swan Inn at Streatley is a great place to stop for refreshments. The inn has outdoor seating with lovely views of the river. You can cross the river here and visit the pretty village of Goring to.
Don't miss the noteworthy Perch Inn in Binsey for some well earned refreshments. The thatched 17th-century country inn is one of the oldest pubs in Oxford. It has a great menu and a splendid, large garden to sit out and relax in during the warmer months. Notably, the pub was a frequent haunt of Inspector Morse from the famous ITV series of the 80s and 90s. You can find it on Binsey Lane at postcode OX2 0NG.