Dickensian Christmas in Canterbury, Dover & Greenwich with Traditional Christmas Lunch

Activity code: 11C

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Duration Approx. 9 hours
Departure Point 4 Fountain Square, London SW1W 9SH
Start Time 08:30am
E-Ticket Accepted
Walking Moderate

Highlights

  • Have an extra special Christmas Day at Canterbury Cathedral by attending the Christmas ‘Sung Eucharist’ service
  • Enjoy a delicious, traditional Christmas lunch
  • Photo stop at the incredible White Cliffs of Dover
  • Drive past the charming maritime area of Greenwich
  • Led by an expert guide throughout to give you an experience like no other
  • Complimentary hotel pick up service available
  • No need for a printer - E-tickets are accepted on this tour! The hassle-free alternative.

Description

Canterbury
Begin your classically British Christmas Day with a drive through the beautiful Kent countryside. After an idyllic journey through the quiet roads, you’ll reach Canterbury Cathedral to attend the special Christmas “Sung Eucharist” service. The cathedral’s spectacular architecture and a likely appearance by the Archbishop of Canterbury have made this service an exceptional Christmas Day tradition. 

Traditional Christmas Lunch! 
This Christmas Day outing promises to be truly unforgettable with a traditional three-course Christmas lunch. Soak up the wonderfully festive atmosphere while enjoying lunch, accompanied by a glass of wine and a choice of tea or coffee to finish.

White Cliffs of Dover
Following lunch, you will have a photo stop by the famous White Cliffs of Dover. Overlooking the English Channel, the cliffs have welcomed a number of visitors to Britain’s shores and have been used for defence – the rugged coastline posed difficulties for invading armies! Movie buffs will enjoy this part of the tour too as you will view Dover Castle – it was used for key filming of Hollywood production ‘The Other Boleyn Girl’. 

Greenwich
After Dover you will be on your way back to London – the coach will be driving past the charming London borough of Greenwich. Thriving with maritime history, Greenwich boasts some truly striking buildings, including the Old Royal Naval College. It is considered one of famed architect Sir Christopher Wren’s masterpieces!

This tour will arrive back in London at approximately 6.00pm.

Please note:

  • This tour will only be available with an English-speaking guide. Other language tours will not be provided.
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Additional Information

What's Included in the tour


  • Entry to 'Sung Eucharist' service at Canterbury Cathedral
  • Christmas Lunch
  • Luxury Coach
  • Professional Guide
  • Complimentary hotel pick up service available

What's Excluded in the tour


  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel Returns

Please Note:
  • You must bring the e-ticket provided to gain entry to this tour.
  • Our vehicles are modern, comfortable, and kept to the highest standards of cleanliness, including a deep clean every day 
Schedule

Date of Departure: 25 December

Check-in time: 8:00am

Departure time: 8:30am

Return (approx.): 6:00pm

Departure point: Golden Tours Visitor Centre, Bus Stop 3, Bulleid Way, Victoria, London SW1W 9SH

Pickup service from selected Hotels available.

Return Point: This tour will finish at approximately 6:00pm in Victoria with optional stop at Trafalgar SQ, Hyde Park Corner, Marble Arch and Bayswater Road.


Pickup Points
Title Tube Address Postcode Time
Bus Stop 3, Bulleid Way, Victoria Bus Stop 3, Bulleid Way, Victoria SW1W 9SH 08:00:00
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