Sport & Activities
New Year's Day Dip
What could make for a more deserving start to the year than a ice-cold plunge in the docks? The London Royal Docks open water swimming season doesn’t pause for the holidays! All are welcome to join this community of determined open-water enthusiasts for a swim around the perimeter of the docks.
For your visit
Places To Stay
Aloft London ExCeL
Four-star Marriott hotel with a dockside restaurant terrace, wood-lined interiors, and a striking skyline.
London Royal Docks Open Water Swimming
Swim outside year round against the historic backdrop of Royal Victoria Dock. Safety tagging included.
Emirates Air Line
This cable car flying between the Royal Docks and North Greenwich offers panoramic views of the river.