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Overview

See the best that England’s capital has to offer on a full-day city tour of London! Explore St Paul’s Cathedral with a guide, then make a photo stop at Westminster Abbey. Watch the must-see Changing of the Guard ceremony outside Buckingham Palace and have some free time for lunch around the UNESCO-listed Tower of London. Finish up with a sightseeing cruise down the River Thames. If you want to see even more, upgrade to one of two activities: an afternoon tea on a boat on the Thames, or a London Eye flight.

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water


  • What You Can Expect

    Start your day with pickup at the Victoria Coach Station in central London, and then travel by air-conditioned coach to St. Paul's Cathedral. Spend the morning there, then travel to Westminster Abbey where Prince William married Kate Middleton in a lavish royal wedding ceremony in 2011. Pose for photos outside the Gothic crowd pleaser. Head to the Mall outside Buckingham Palace to watch the legendary Changing of the Guard ceremony. Accompanied by a military band, soldiers from the Queen’s Foot Guard march in time to drumbeats, performing a ceremonial ritual that dates back centuries.

    Move on to the Tower of London, a former prison, fortress and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit sites like Traitor’s Gate, the Torture Exhibition and, of course, the glittering Crown Jewels – a collection of irreplaceable and historic items. Spend some free time here exploring and eating lunch.

    Hop aboard a sightseeing boat for a short trip down the River Thames. Cruise down the river, looking out for the top London attractions such as  Shakespeare’s Globe, and then step out onto dry land.

    Finish your tour back at the start point or alternatively, upgrade to finish on a high note with one of two optional activities. Options include an afternoon tea on the Thames River or a must-do London Eye flight, for picture-perfect views over the capital. Both activities include transport to the attraction, but no transport back.

    Please note: If your tour falls on a date when the Changing of the Guard ceremony is not taking place, you will stop at Buckingham Palace for photos

    Cancellation Policy

    Package is cancellable prior to three days from the commencement of the service.

Customer Reviews

Shannon W

07-Sep-2017

Tour guide was AMAZING. Such a fun day packed with all of the best sights! HIGHLY recommend.

Dianne D

05-Sep-2017

Our guide was knowledgeable, friendly, funny, and accommodating. The sights were magnificent. This trip is perfect if you have a short time in London because you see just about everything along the Thames.

Xochilt A

05-Sep-2017

Tour was very informative and entertaining. John provided a ton of information and it is clear he keeps up with the history and books on the subjects he speaks of. He always looked to make sure we had the best experiences, perspectives and tips to ensure we had a great overall experience.

jmjohnsonnwa

05-Sep-2017

Highly recommend! Got to see a lot of great places! The tour guide (lady-can't remember name) was excellent and funny! Got us a great place to watch the changing of the guards at Buckingham. The river cruise was a nice end to the day!

evelyn d

02-Sep-2017

excellent and the guidetour claudia was perfect, very warm and gentil excellent tour

Details


Inclusions

  • Tours of the Tower of London and St Paul's Cathedral
  • Sightseeing cruise
  • Changing of the Guard ceremony (selected dates only)
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Afternoon tea or London Eye standard flights (if upgrade option selected)

  • Exclusions

    • Hotel drop-off
    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pick-up

    • Additional Info

      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Children under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult
      • Sunday tours are unable to include a tour of St Paul's cathedral due to the weekly service taking place; you will still be able to go inside the cathedral but there will be no guided tour
      • Please note: tour itinerary may change subject to Tower of London opening time

      • Voucher info

        You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

        Departure Point

        Victoria Coach Station, London

        Departure Time

        7:45am

        Duration

        9 hours

        Return Details

        Concludes at approximately 4:30pm


Tour Options

Tour Only

Code: L4

London Full-Day Sightseeing Tour 7:45 AM
Starting From 7284
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Tour & London Eye Flight

Code: L5

Take a flight on the London Eye, offering spectacular views of London from high above the River Thames, the tour ends here at the London Eye. 7:45 AM
Starting From 8893
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Tour and Champagne Tea

Code: L2

Enjoy a Champagne tea on a Thames River cruise, see Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. 7:45 AM
Starting From 8817
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  • Big Ben

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