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London Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour

by Golden Tours - Gray Line London
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Highlights

  • 70+ stops on 5 routes, including Big Ben & Tower of London

  • Frequent service with buses leaving every 15–20 minutes

  • No limit to the number of times you can hop on & off

  • Informative audio commentary available in 11 languages

  • Freedom to explore the British capital at your own leisure

Highlights

  • 70+ stops on 5 routes, including Big Ben & Tower of London

  • Frequent service with buses leaving every 15–20 minutes

  • No limit to the number of times you can hop on & off

  • Informative audio commentary available in 11 languages

  • Freedom to explore the British capital at your own leisure

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London Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Activity Location

Multiple Locations Visited

London

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Golden Tours Visitor Centre Kensington

    156 Cromwell Road

    London

  • Golden Tours Visitor Centre Leicester Square

    11a Charing Cross Road

    London

  • Golden Tours Visitor Centre Paddington

    145 Praed Street

    London

  • St. Paul's Cathedral

    Ludgate Hill

    London

  • Tower Hill Station tourist bus stop

    Tower Hill

    London

  • King's Cross Station - Bus Stop T

    Pancras Road

    London

  • Golden Tours Visitor Centre Victoria

    4 Fountain Square 123-151 Buckingham Palace Road

    London

  • Bus Stop G

    Duncannon Street St Martin-in-the Fields

    London

  • Westminster Bridge Road

    County Hall

    London


Description

Experience the best of London's attractions and charm-filled neighborhoods from the open-air top of a comfortable, double-decker bus. Take advantage of unlimited rides along 5 routes, hopping off at any of more than 70 stops along the way to get a closer look.

Plan your own itinerary and explore the city to your heart's content. You can choose to stay on the bus and take in the scenery for the entire loop, or stop at world-renowned landmarks along the way, including the Tower of London, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, and Buckingham Palace. Engaging pre-recorded commentary highlights the main monuments and provides insights into the city's history and heritage.

If you'd like, upgrade your ticket to add on a few additional sightseeing activities. A River Thames cruise lets you see landmarks between Tower Hill and the London Eye from the water. Admire the view from the boat before completing your adventure with a choice of 2 guided walking tours—the Royal Walking Tour or the Beatles London Walking Tour.

Classic Tour (Red Route) stops include:

  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Kensington Palace
  • Hyde Park
  • St. Paul's Cathedral
  • Westminster Bridge

Essential Tour (Blue Route) stops include:

  • Buckingham Palace
  • Haymarket
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Tower Hill
  • Lambeth Palace

Grand Tour (Orange Route) stops include:

  • Marble Arch
  • Tothill Street
  • London Bridge
  • Kings Cross Station
  • Marylebone Road / Baker Street Station

Pick-Up & Drop-Off Shuttle (Yellow & Green Route) stops include:

  • Lancaster Gate
  • Bayswater Road
  • Notting Hill Gate
  • Holland Park Ave

Inclusions

  • Hop-on Hop-off bus pass for London

  • Free Wi-Fi onboard the bus

  • Live tour commentary provided in English on the Blue Route

  • Pre-recorded commentary

  • Headset for tour commentary

  • Multilingual audio guides available on all routes in 11 languages

  • River Thames sightseeing cruise with commentary (for the 24 hours, 48 hours and 72 hours pass)

  • Walking tour (for the 24 hours, 48 hours and 72 hours pass only)

  • Interactive treasure hunt mobile app. Earn points and claim your prize at the end!


Exclusions

  • Admission to museums and attractions along the tour route


Know Before You Book

  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary.

  • A pick-up (Yellow Route) and drop-off (Green Route) shuttle operates in the morning from 7 AM–10 AM and in the evening from 5 PM–6:30 PM between popular hotel districts and central London. Hours of operation for the shuttle route vary; please check before yo go.

  • Essential Tour (Blue Route) hours of operation are 8 AM–5 PM in the summer and 8 AM–4:30 PM in the winter. Buses depart every 30 minutes, and the entire loop lasts approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes.

  • Classic Tour (Red Route) hours of operation are 8:10 AM–5 PM in the summer and 8:10 AM–4:30 PM in the winter. Buses depart every 10–20 minutes, and the entire loop lasts approximately 3 hours.

  • Grand Tour (Orange Route) hours of operation are 7:15 AM–4 PM in the summer and 7:15 AM–2:20 PM in the winter. Buses depart every 15–20 minutes, and the entire loop lasts approximately 3 hours.

  • The hop-on hop-off boat cruise is valid for 24 hours (unlimited usage during this time) between Westminster Pier to St Katharine’s Pier (via Embankment Pier, Festival Pier and Bankside Pier). Boats depart every 30 minutes.

  • The Royal Walking Tour departs daily at 10 AM and noon from Leicester Square. The Beatles London Walking Tour departs daily at 1 PM from Leicester Square.

  • 4-hour pass does not include the River Thames Cruise and the walking tours.


London Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour ratings based on 230 Verified Reviews

Expedia Verified Reviews

3.4 out of 5

3/5 Mar 1, 2020

Missing alot of commentary...we just had music playing most of the time. Compared to the other tour companies Golden tours did not have as many buses.

Amanda B

United States