1. United Kingdom
  2. South East England
  3. London
  4. Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle Afternoon Sightseeing Tour from London

Product ID: 18994
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Travel through the history of the English monarchy on a 5-hour tour of Windsor Castle from London. Discover one of the Queen of England’s official residences, and marvel at the opulent décor of the state rooms. Go to St. George’s Chapel, and more.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver
English
Audio guide/headphones
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore Windsor Castle at your own pace
  • Travel back through centuries of royal history
  • Visit the Queen of England's State Apartments
  • Go to St. George's Chapel to see the tombs of English monarchs
  • Marvel at a palace in miniature at Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House
Full description
Take a fascinating trip through centuries of royal history on a half-day afternoon tour of Windsor Castle, with round-trip transfers from central London. Although unescorted, the provided audio guides contain a wealth of information and are available in 8 different languages.

Located on the banks of the River Thames in royal Berkshire, the castle is steeped in history, dating back to the 11th century and the days following the Norman invasion. As you explore at your own pace, discover the sweep of Windsor Castle’s landscaped gardens and the imposing turrets of the Round Tower built by Henry II.

See priceless artworks by Rembrandt and Leonardo Da Vinci in the lavish state apartments and visit St. George’s Chapel, the atmospheric last resting place of former monarchs, such as Henry VIII. You can also see the Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House, an incredible structure complete with working lifts, running water, electricity and wine bottles, all in miniature.
Includes
  • Entrance fee to Windsor Castle and the State Apartments
  • Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House and St. George’s Chapel
What’s Not Included
  • Pickup or drop-off at your accommodation
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

4 Fountain Square, 123-151 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9SH. Check-in time is 11:15 AM-11:30 AM.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that the tour itinerary and order are subject to change
• Queen Mary's Dolls' House at Windsor Castle will be closed from 6 July until further notice
• St. George’s Chapel is closed on Sundays
• On the 7th of September 2019, and 25 and 26 December 2019 Windsor Castle will be closed
• From April to September the check-in time is 1:30 PM at Victoria and 1:45 PM at Kensington and the departure time is 1:45 PM from Victoria and 2:00 PM from Kensington with an approximate return time of 6:30 PM
• From October to March the check-in time is 11:30 AM at Victoria and 11:45 AM at Kensington and the departure time is 11:45 AM at Victoria and 12:00 PM at Kensington with an approximate return time of 5:30 PM
• Transportation without Wi-Fi may be used during peak periods
• Audio guides at Winsor Castle are available in English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Russian, and Spanish
Customer reviews
Overall rating
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