Spirit of London
Highlights / General details
Enjoy a whistle stop tour of London’s famous monuments and marvel at the history of London’s modern masterpieces from the comfort of your seat. We will drive past Westminster Abbey.
St. Paul’s Cathedral:
Towering high over the City of London, magnificent St. Paul’s Cathedral is widely considered to be Sir Christopher Wren’s masterpiece. Enter the Quire and marvel at the beautiful mosaics inside. *On Sundays due to church services, there is no guiding inside the cathedral.
Buckingham Palace and Changing of the Guard:
A mass of red tunics, bearskins and Buckingham Palace – an unforgettable experience! (We will visit Horseguards Parade when the ceremony is not available).
Tower of London and Crown Jewels:
During its 1000 year history this impressive fortress has been a Royal Palace, prison, mint and even a zoo! Be dazzled by the Cullinan diamonds and the spectacular Kohi–i–Noor at the Crown Jewels.
River Thames Boat Ride:
Take to the water on a River Thames boat ride and enjoy a panoramic tour of London’s array of attractions.
*Exclusive feature - ATTACK THE TOWER:
Join a Yeoman Warder (‘Beefeater’) for an exclusive and very different view of the famous Tower of London on this guided tour. You will hear the story of the peasants’ revolt and attack on the Tower of 1381, the military cunning used to ensure the safety of the Monarch within, and how the Tower’s very architecture protects it from attack.
Complimentary Lunch Pack included (starting April 1, 2016):
Tantalize your taste buds with a Complimentary Lunch Pack.
Complimentary hotel pick up from over 80 central London hotels (You will be taken to our departure point to board your tour); Transportation by air-conditioned coach; Professional Guide; Panoramic tour of London; Entry to St. Paul’s Cathedral with special access to the Quire; See the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace; Entry to Tower of London; Meet the Yeoman Warders; See the famous Crown Jewels; Free Thames River boat ride; Starting April 1, 2016 - Complimentary Lunch Pack (Sandwich, Bottle of water, one piece of fruit).
Return transfer NOT included; Food and beverages unless stated differently; Gratuities.
Hours of operation
Available: Daily; Departs at 8:45am, Check-in at 8:30am.
Approximately 9.5 hours.
Tour departs from 4 Fountain Square, 123-151 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W. You can be picked up from a number of locations and departure points. You will be dropped back at either Embankment Pier or London Eye Pier subject to traffic conditions.
Children under 3 are free if they sit on their parents´ lap.
Please note on Sundays due to Church services, there is no guiding inside St. Paul’s Cathedral and no access to the Quire.
When guard change is not available at Buckingham Palace, we will visit Horseguards Parade instead.
Drop offs will only be in Victoria or Kensington depending on traffic conditions.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**