London Essentials: 3.5-Hour Morning Bike Tour

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London Essentials: 3.5-Hour Morning Bike Tour

From $38.79 per person

Explore London without traffic jams, crowded tube stations and tired feet. From your bike, see Kensington Garden, Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, the Royal Parks, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, and more.

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • See the gorgeous greenery of the royal parks
  • Admire Buckingham Palace, the royal residence
  • Take a selfie in front of Big Ben
Full description
This tour starts in Kensington Garden - you'll start the morning by cycling through this beautiful park to see where Queen Victoria grew up and where Princess Diana lived. Further down the road, you'll stop at London's most classic venue, The Royal Albert Hall, built to memorialize Prince Albert. Feel free to do your own "last night of the proms" or lay back and listen to one of your guide's anecdotes. Your group will then follow the "rotten row" in the magical Hyde park to the statue of one of England's biggest heroes of all time, the man who defeated Napoleon back in 1815: if you know his name and where the battle took place you're the hero of the day. It's all downhill from there, through the Green Park to visit the official residence of the Royal family, Buckingham Palace - maybe you'll get invited for a cup of tea? We hope to tell you some stories about the Palace that you won't find in a travel guide! Next stop on your route is Trafalgar square, one of the world's most famous places. Whatever happened to Lord Nelson in Trafalgar and where did all the pigeons that once lived here go? If you know this then please do share - that's what the tour is all about, sharing some stories  - it's more of a chat than a lecture with a lot of yeardropping. If you like the royal weddings and the coronations, the amazing Westminster Abbey might be the highlight for you on the tour, if you prefer some good old execution and torture you can pay some extra attention by ţhe Houses of Parliament. Then, take a selfie at Big Ben, London's number one landmark before your group goes back again through the Royal Parks to the meeting point again. But please don't rush off without challenging your guides with any questions you may have about other attractions, museums, markets and more ways to enjoy this fabulous city.
Includes
  • Cycle and helmet
  • Entrance fees to any attractions
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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    Meeting point

    129 Bayswater Road, London, W2 4RJ

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • We recommend this tour for people in good health, who know how to ride a bike and can cycle 14 km. We suggest comfortable clothes, and to have a look at the weather forecast and bring a bottle of water. All participants are responsible for their own security on our bike tours. We use modern 16 gear hybrid bikes.
    • Please make sure you're at the meeting point at least 10 minutes before take off at 10:00 AM.
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

    based on 5 reviews

    Review summary

    • Value for money
      4.8/5
    • Safety
      4.5/5
    • Service
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    Great bicycle tour

    Very knowledgeable and friendly guide - bicycles excellent - lots of stops and views and places to see. Our group was small and guide was flexible and accommodated us wanting to cycle more and see more (less information about places) - it was brilliant and I feel very lucky to have experienced it. The 3 hours flew. Leave plenty of time to get to venue - it is just around the corner from Baywater Underground Station.

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    July 15, 2019

    Super leuk veel gezien en rustig gefietst een echte aanrader

    Ola is gezellig en enthousiast en laat jong en oud tijdens deze leuke tocht kennis maken met de mooiste plekjes en anekdotes waar wij erg van genoten hebben. Zeker zo leuk was het verhaal van de nachtelijke slaper op het paleis. Wij hebben deze tocht met onze zoons (14 en 19 jaar) gemaakt en ook zij vonden het erg leuk. Heerlijk rustig gefietst door het prachtige park en genoten van de mooie verhalen en de onvoorstelbaar mooie omgeving we hebben veel gezien en zeker een aanrader dit kun je boeken bij Nottinghill Bike tours.

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    August 6, 2019

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