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London Vintage Bus Tour Including River Thames Cruise with Optional Lunch provided by Premium Tours - London Tours

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London Vintage Bus Tour Including River Thames Cruise with Optional Lunch

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
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Updated 06/19/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 06/19/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Save time walking between London sights, and cover more ground by going on a sightseeing bus tour. Relax and enjoy the views from a vintage bus that passes top landmarks such as Big Ben, and Westminster Abbey. The tour also includes a Thames River Cruise, so you can see the city from a new vantage point. Sail past the Houses of Parliament, Shakespeare’s Globe and more, with informative audio commentary.
  • You'll start at
    Victoria Coach Station (Stop W)
    London SW1W 9TN, UK
    Located 5-minute walk from Victoria Train & Underground station. Tour departs at Gate 19 - 20 at 7:45am (Boarding starts at 7:30am)
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  • 1
    Tower of London
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Buckingham Palace
    Stop: 30 minutes
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    Pass by
    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
    St. Paul's Cathedral
    Trafalgar Square
  • 3
    Westminster Abbey
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Houses of Parliament
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Big Ben
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Thames River
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    London Eye
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    London Bridge
  • You'll end at
    Saint Georges Tavern
    St Georges Tavern, 14 Belgrave Rd, Victoria, London SW1V 1QD, UK
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  • Drive past top London sights from the comfort of a vintage bus
  • Access incredible photo opportunities from a Thames River Cruise
  • Flexible experience—option to upgrade and add on a fish and chips lunch
  • The tour stops at Buckingham Palace to watch the "Changing of the Guard"
Important Information
Departure Point
Victoria Coach Station (Stop W), London SW1W 9TN, UK
Return Details
Saint Georges Tavern, St Georges Tavern, 14 Belgrave Rd, Victoria, London SW1V 1QD, UK
  • Panoramic tour of London by 1960's Vintage bus
  • Thames River Cruise
  • Fish and chips lunch (if option selected)
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Thames River
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entry/Admission - Tower of London
  • Entry/Admission - Westminster Abbey
  • Entry/Admission - Houses of Parliament
  • Entry/Admission - Big Ben
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please note: this is an open top bus tour, please be prepared for the possibility of rain. On rare occasions the open top bus may be changed to a closed top bus.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Wendy321321 wrote a review Feb 2020
Epsom, United Kingdom2 contributions
We were lucky enough to have an excellent guide. Peter was extremely knowledgeable, informative and funny making the tour relaxed and enjoyable. Maurice provided the driving which was well driven. It was a very well spend 3 hours. I know more about London now than before the
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Date of experience: February 2020
Holidays3Kids wrote a review Oct 2019
London, United Kingdom6 contributions1 helpful vote
We dragged ourselves to the Victoria Coach Station early on a rainy Sunday. Don’t worry there is a Starbucks if you need a wake up Coffee. They had the open top vintage bus (on really rainy days they have a closed double decker). Mum (75) couldn’t negotiate the stair to the top
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Richard Y wrote a review Sep 2019
Las Vegas, Nevada12 contributions6 helpful votes
Our driver was terrific! Very knowledgeable! Non-stop delivery of appropriate information. Tour could not have been better!
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Date of experience: August 2019
mak wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution
On Monday 22nd July, Myself and my friend Lauradana, travelled on a Bus Tour with Des. Des, and the platform staff gave us a very warm and genuine welcome, and we felt very comfortable and special on this warm sunny day. Des has some fantastic stories and gems of information
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Date of experience: July 2019
Mandy wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution
Just wanted to say a big thank you for a lovely day today on your bus tour and cruise. All your staff were so friendly and knowledgeable. We will def be back again Mandy and Amy
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Date of experience: August 2019
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