Take an in depth tour of Royal London followed by an introduction to the eastern City of London. Discover the roots of London past with your own expert guide, from landmarks such as Buckingham Palace and Big Ben, to classic icons in the City like St. Paul's Cathedral.
The London Day Tours are essential to any visitor wanting to truly discover western Europe's largest city.
The tour takes you to the main sightseeing locations of Royal London with an introduction to the eastern City of London, including many of the hidden streets and squares which the tour buses miss, including the Royal residences of St James and Buckingham Palace, Westminster, Big Ben and much more.
Enjoy a guided visit to the world famous Changing of the Guard Ceremony** and discover over 1000 years of history with guided tours of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, the City of Wesminster, as well as an introduction to the original eastern City of London, including Fleet Street and the iconic St Paul's Cathedral.
The 5 hour London Day Tour covers all the sights of the 3 hour London Half Day Tour and in addition, offers an introduction to the city of London with St. Paul's Cathedral, little secret extras and a short refreshment break for a meal/shopping.
Unlike other tours, the experience is not just an orientation service where you are left "to wander". It is also not just a drive where all the time is spent inside the vehicle:
Our tours are fully escorted, whether with a professional driver-guide at standard level (one person) or with your own sightseeing team at the VIP levels (professional tour guide plus, in addition, a chauffeur), so that you never miss a beat.
There are no parking problems or walking long distances to see the sights. The curbside service stops right by the attractions, away from the masses.
At standard level photo stops are made with commentary throughout. At our VIP levels with your own expert guide and extra chauffeur, stops are made at the key landmarks for you to go outside on walking tours led by your guide to sightsee in detail, hearing anecdotes and stories about London's past and present, while your chauffeur driven vehicle waits with no parking worries.
Put simply - there is no better way to help make the most of your valuable sightseeing time.
Guests can include up to 1 from the following 2 entrance options on this tour, which are offered with exclusive Fast Track Entry, the best way to avoid the majority of the lines and help make the most of your experience:
1) London Eye
2) Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace (Royal Stables)
See the "Optional Extras" tab above for further details on tickets.
Daily throughout the year. First tour slot at 9:00am, last tour at 6:00pm. London Night Tours beyond these hours and outside working hour quotations are also available on request.
Tour prices are quoted in English. Tours are also available in most languages through our specialist multi-lingual guide team, including Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Cantonese. Language surcharges may apply.
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There are no hidden extras: prices include your own private driver-guide or team of a tour guide and chauffeur (at VIP levels), private vehicle, parking fees, collection and return to your central London hotel or Victoria Station and all taxes.
More than 6 passengers? Benefit from our group savings for 7 to 100+ passengers: please see Private London Group Tours.
On transit through London? See Our London Layover Tours