Private tour

London: Private Walking Sightseeing Tour

4.3 / 5

97 reviews

Activity provider: VIP London Tour

London: Private Walking Sightseeing Tour

Activity provider: VIP London Tour

From US$ 340.48 per group up to 2

See the iconic sites of Central London on a private, sightseeing tour, and get an introduction to the English capital. Marvel at iconic sites, such as Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament. Watch the Changing of the Guards and more.

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Duration 3 - 8 hours
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Spanish, Ukrainian, Bulgarian, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Arabic, Moldavian, Romanian, Russian, Chinese, Czech, Polish
Pickup optional
Your tour guide will meet you at the reception desk of your hotel
Wheelchair accessible
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  • Watch the traditional Changing of the Guards ceremony
  • See the official residence of the Royal Family
  • Get views of Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament
  • Relax in St. James's Park
  • Go to Trafalgar Square, home of Nelson's Column and the National Gallery
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Enjoy an intimate introduction to England's capital on a private sightseeing tour of Central London, and see some of the city's most iconic sights. Your private guide will collect you from the lobby of your hotel at 10:00. Discuss the flexible itinerary before you set off. Go to Buckingham Palace, the official residence of the Royal Family. See the balcony where Prince William kissed his new wife Catherine in 2011. Watch the Queen’s Foot Guard march to a military band at the Changing of the Guards ceremony. Marvel at the eye-catching outfits and bearskin hats. Continue to Westminster Abbey, final resting place of kings, queens, poets and statesmen. Admire architectural details of the former Benedictine monastery, including the stone cloisters, Chapter House and Strong Room. Take in the Clock Tower, home to Big Ben, and the marvelous Gothic edifice of the Houses of Parliament. Then, walk up Whitehall, past Banqueting House and No. 10 Downing Street, to arrive at Trafalgar Square and the National Gallery.

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Suzie responded well to our requests. We had a relaxing and interesting afternoon. We are very enthusiastic about photography and after she understood that our focus is on photography, everything went very smoothly and she came up with good suggestions... We didn't miss out on anything worth knowing and the six hours (at around 30 degrees) are included two relaxing stops and insider tips for Harry Potter fan locations just flew by. Thank you very much.

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July 12, 2022

It was very beautiful. We just started walking and experienced a lot of great sights: over Westminster Bridge to Westminster Abbey, then to DowningStreet, where the Prime Minister has his offices, to Whitehall. Via HorseGuards, Churchill Museum, Queen Annes Gate through St James Park to Buckingham Palace where we saw the Changing of the Guardinas at 11am. Very beautiful! Continue via The Green Park to the house where Charles lives (Clarence House), continue to St. James Palace, continue via The Mall to the Queen's favorite shop and through the lane where the Royal Tailors shop is. on to Trafalgar Square. Continue by bus to Kensington Palace where Prince William lives with Kate. Through Kensington Gardens to Hyde Park past the Princess Diana Memorial. Now know where the royals go to church (St.Mary Abbott Church) and where Meghan bought her flowers every day :-). Where Harry Potter author Joanne Kathleen Rolling lives and much more.

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November 18, 2021

I am glad.

Visit according to the announcement, A charming French-speaking guide showed me around the main sites of London. I had taken the oyster card which is very convenient: we were able to take the bus from the hotel, then the metro at the end of the 4 hour route to save time. We did some walking, the ideal for me for a better discovery.

September 8, 2019

Product ID: 50975