A wonderful way to see London! Join us for an awesome day in the Capital City! Westminster, Trafalgar Square, Whitehall, Buckingham Palace and more!! Watch the world-famous Changing Of The Guard! Walking Tour & Open-Top Tour Of London on an iconic vint
THIS AMAZING DAY WITH A FUN LOCAL GUIDE TAKES PLACE EVERY MONDAY, WEDNESDAY & FRIDAY FROM APRIL-SEPTEMBER!
Our friendly, knowledgeable guides will introduce you to some of the most famous sights of London!
We will show you places of power, past and present including palaces, military strongholds, political hangouts and a secret bunker!
We will enjoy a walking tour around Westminster, including Buckingham Palace and the Changing of the Guards. See one of the most-famous military spectacles in the world! We will see Nelson's Column, Downing Street, Westminster Abbey and have a great photo opportunity at Big Ben.
The Changing of the Guard is a military parade, and one of the most popular attractions in London. Where possible we will take you to see the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace. On rare days where no guard change takes place at the palace we will take you to see the cavalry soldiers at Horseguards Parade instead.
After a break for lunch (own expense) the day continues with an open-top tour of London on a restored 1960's vintage traditional red bus. This panoramic tour will allow you to see many more of the major sights of London such as St Paul's Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Aldwych, River Thames, London Eye & London's newest buildings such as The Shard!
The tour starts at 9.30am at VICTORIA. (Outside Noura Restaurant, 16 Hobart Place, SW1W 0HH. From Victoria Station it's 5 minutes walk via Grovesnor Gardens, and the meeting point is opposite 2 Grovesnor Gardens!)
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Meet our guide at the Noura Restaurant at 16 Hobart Place (postcode SW1W 0HH). It is only 5 minutes walk from Victoria station! From Victoria station look for the small park called Grovesnor Gardens! Walk through this area and our meeting point is at the end, opposite 2 Grovesnor Gardens!
Your guide will tell you all about this world-famous military ceremony known as the Changing of the Guard. Normally we will enjoy this ceremony at Buckingham Palace, but on rare occasions when this is not possible we will watch the ceremony at Horse Guards. Please be aware that the "Changing of the guard" can be cancelled at short notice due to weather conditions, or due to the guards being required for operational or ceremonial duties!
You will take a relaxed walking-tour, enjoying excellent views of London favourites such as Big Ben, Nelson's Column, Downing Street & Westminster Abbey! Our guide will bring the city alive with stories and legends from the area!
We will take a break of approximately one hour to allow you to explore the area and get some refreshments (not included!). Your guide will point out things to do and see in the area!
After free-time for lunch, it is time to join an open-top panoramic tour showing you the sights of London! You will travel in style on a restored vintage red bus! These are the red buses on all the postcards that were used in daily service for over fifty years!! This tour will take about 90 minutes and is with live-commentary from a great tour guide! As well as seeing Trafalgar Square, Whitehall and Westminster from the bus, you will continue into the financial district seeing famous buildings in Fleet Street! The tour continues with great views of St Paul's Cathedral!! You will cross London Bridge with unrivalled views of Tower Bridge and The Shard skyscraper! You will see the Tower of London and also amazing views of the River Thames! As you continue along the Embankment you will see the London Eye and views of the South Bank!
Your tour finishes in the heart of London at 3pm approx! You will be within walking distance of Covent Garden and Theatreland! You will be near Embankment London Underground Station with easy transport connections!