What better way to welcome in the New Year than with a tour of London’s historical treasures? This brilliant tour will take you to see the city’s landmarks and attractions during a drive through London with an expert guide. You’ll then visit St. Paul’s Cathedral, enjoy a stop at the Tower of London and finish off your tour with a boat ride on the River Thames!
Panoramic Tour of London
Your New Year’s Day begins with a panoramic tour of London accompanied by an expert guide. As you experience the capital at the beginning of a brand new year, your tour guide will talk about the history of the places you pass in London.
Photo Stop at the Tower of London
The tour will stop near the Tower of London so you can take in unforgettable views of the 1,000 year old fortress! Those cameras will be handy here as this is one moment on the tour you definitely won’t want to forget!
Buckingham Palace and Horse Guards Parade
It’s worth getting off the coach at Buckingham Palace for that once in a lifetime photo opportunity! After this we will move onto Horse Guards Parade, the scene of the Royal Parades.
St. Paul’s Cathedral and the City of London
Your tour will reach St. Paul’s Cathedral for a visit to this celebrated church. The vast domed cathedral was designed by Sir Christopher Wren, one of the most famous English architects to have ever lived. Take time to explore the cathedral and learn about its extensive history; St. Paul’s features stunning architecture and you’ll also find beautiful stained glass windows, notable memorials and fascinating tombs inside the church.
St. Paul’s Cathedral is located in the City, London’s oldest quarter. You will be taken on a panoramic tour of the City of London to delve into history that goes back hundreds of years. See where the Great Fire of London began in 1666 and drive through an area obliterated by the Blitz in 1940-41. This is where it all began!
Free Lunch Pack
To save you time, money and the struggle of finding somewhere to eat, our tour also includes a totally free lunch pack! This means you can make the most of each stop and won’t waste valuable exploring time.
River Thames Boat Ride
The tour then changes to a different mode of transport – it’s time for a boat ride down the River Thames! This relaxing way to travel will show you London’s sights from the water as you float towards the London Eye, the end point of your tour.
Back on dry land, your Historic and Modern London tour will finish near the London Eye at approximately 4.30pm.