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  • London: City Highlights Bike Tour

    1. London: City Highlights Bike Tour

    Visit London’s must-see sights and attractions by bicycle as well as off-the-beaten-track hot spots that tour buses can’t reach. You’ll hear quirky tales about London’s amazing and sometimes bizarre history on this unique bicycle excursion. You’ll cycle at a comfortable pace along riverside pathways, dedicated bike lanes, and park routes. Possible tour stops include London’s major highlights, including the London Eye, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, and Buckingham Palace. Other places of interest that you may see include Admiralty Arch, Trafalgar Square, Chinatown, Covent Garden, and St. Paul's Cathedral. Listen to amusing anecdotes about London from your knowledgeable guide, and make stops during the day.

  • London: Buckingham Palace Changing of the Guard Guided Tour

    2. London: Buckingham Palace Changing of the Guard Guided Tour

    During your time in London, stop to understand what the royal guards are all about. Enjoy more than just a show, but a real part of the military’s duties. Learn the history of the regiments as you begin to explore iconic London sites starting at Trafalgar Square. Explore the Horse Guards Palace to learn about the Calvary on Guard, including London’s biggest four-legged inhabitants. Continue up the Duke of York Steps, catching glimpses of the regal Admiralty Arch. Discuss monarchs by the statues of George VI and Elizabeth II before heading along the Mall to St. James Palace to witness the inspection of the guards headed off to duty, to protect the Queen. Follow the new regiment along the Mall to the monumental Buckingham Palace and enjoy the entire spectacle as the New and Old Guards change places, before following the Old Guard back to Wellington Barracks. Appreciate this most British ...

    This tour was amazing! Our guide Becky was very enthusiastic, professional and had amazing details about all of the sites we stopped at! I would highly recommend this tour and especially the guide! When we return with our daughter, we will be taking another tour!

  • Westminster: 4-Hour Walking Tour & St Paul's Cathedral Entry

    3. Westminster: 4-Hour Walking Tour & St Paul's Cathedral Entry

    Start with a walking tour of the history, culture, and legends of one of Europe’s best-loved cities. Head through Green Park to Buckingham Palace to watch the world-famous Changing of the Guard ceremony. Move on through Westminster and see Downing Street, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, and the Houses of Parliament. After your walking tour, head over to St Paul's Cathedral, one of the oldest cathedral sites on the planet, and explore this relic. Finish your walking tour by heading to The Clink. See 20 sights in 1 day, including:

    • Buckingham Palace
    • St James Palace
    • Changing of the Guard
    • Queen Victoria Fountain
    • Green Park (Royal park)
    • St James's Park (Royal Park)
    • Admiralty Arch
    • Pall Mall
    • Trafalgar Square
    • Whitehall
    • The Royal Horse Guard
    • Horse Guard Parade
    • Downing Street
    • Big Ben
  • Royal London Walking Tour

    4. Royal London Walking Tour

    Your local guide will meet either meet you at your hotel or at the tour starting point of St. James Park Underground Station. The walk starts by heading to St James’ Park, built by King Henry VIII and so the oldest Royal Park in London. The park is renowned for its wonderful variety of birds that live in and around the lake. Next up you will visit the first of several Royal Palaces and walk a short distance to St. James’ Palace. This old palace used to be the residence of the monarch until 1837. These days it is occupied by Prince Charles, the Duchess of York and Prince Harry. From here you will walk along Londons primary ceremonial road, The Mall which leads to Buckingham Palace but before you get to the home of HRH Queen Elizabeth II, you will see Clarence House, a home with a lengthy Royal history that for many decades was the residence of the Queen Mother. There is no avoiding the ...

  • London: Royal Parks Walking Tour

    5. London: Royal Parks Walking Tour

    The British Monarchy in London Get close to some of the most iconic sites in London including Buckingham Palace, the Mall, Horse Guards Parade, and the Victoria Memorial. Stand in the spot opposite the Palace where thousands have previously gathered for historic events such as the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Trooping of the Colour, the Queen Mother’s 100th Birthday celebrations, and numerous Royal weddings including Princess Diana and Prince Charles, Katherine Middleton and Prince William and many more. Your Blue Badge Guide will explain the central role the British Monarchy has played in the history of the capital during the lifetime of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, from the Blitz to the modern-day. Visit important statues and monuments to key figures that have shaped this amazing story and learn of the work that goes into delivering State visits, investitu...

  • London: Monuments & Back Streets Guided Tour in Black Taxi

    6. London: Monuments & Back Streets Guided Tour in Black Taxi

    Your tour will take place in an iconic London black taxi, with a clear glass roof to take in as much of the city as possible. You will visit the places you have heard of as well as other places that only a select few people know about. Stand outside Buckingham Palace, gaze at Westminster Abbey, and see Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. Drive alongside the River Thames, before seeing the flowers blooming in the Royal Parks. Stop off at Trafalgar Square and take a walk through Piccadilly Circus. Your guide will show you buildings that are 500 years old and still functioning. Hear stories about how the City and many famous landmarks shaped London’s history. Whether you have been to London before or if it is your first time, you will explore the lesser-known sights of the capital. Dive into the history and culture of the city by listening to stories about Londoners past and present.  ...

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What people are saying about Buckingham Palace

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 19 reviews

This tour was amazing! Our guide Becky was very enthusiastic, professional and had amazing details about all of the sites we stopped at! I would highly recommend this tour and especially the guide! When we return with our daughter, we will be taking another tour!

The tour was excellent! Kathy was amazing and super knowledgeable!! It was like walking around with a local friend! It was well paced and with her helpful knowledge we were able to see so many different aspects of the changing of the guard!

I liked it very well. I learned a great deal in a lively way that I did not yet know.