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The Spirit of London with The View from the Shard and Free Snack Pack

  • Duration Duration Approx. 9 hours
  • Departure Point Departure Point Golden Tours Visitor Centre Victoria
  • Departure Time Departure Time 8:00am
  • E-Ticket E-Ticket Accepted
  • Walking Walking Moderate
  • Complimentary drinks every Thursday and Friday evening* from 6pm – 8pm for limited time only!
  • See London on a Panoramic Full Day Tour
  • Visit St Paul’s Cathedral
  • Stop at Buckingham Palace for the Changing of the Guard
  • Entry to the Tower of London and Thames River Boat Ride
  • Experience The View from The Shard
  • Includes a Free Snack Pack
  • Travel on a Luxury Coach with a Professional Guide
  • No need for a printer - E-tickets are accepted on this tour! The hassle-free alternative
  • Free Wi-Fi On Board Our Coaches*
  • Tour operates in : Monday & Saturday
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Adult   $151.20
Child  (3 - 15 Years) $138.60
Senior/Student   $144.90
Family   $567.00
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Panoramic Tour of London
Start the day of by seeing the whole of London with a panoramic coach tour, guided by a friendly and professional London expert. Pass by Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus and take a photo stop at the iconic Westminster Abbey.

St Paul’s Cathedral
Enter the iconic and breathtaking St Paul’s Cathedral to explore the beauty and history that lies inside. An impressive three hundred years old, this iconic landmark designed by Sir Christopher Wren is an unmissable visit.

Please note: Due to Sunday church services, there will be no guiding inside the cathedral

Buckingham Palace and Changing of the Guard
The next stop is the famous and beautiful Buckingham Palace, the Queen’s official residence. Arrive in time for the traditional Changing of the Guard, an exciting and colourful military ceremony which sees the Queen’s Foot Guard march alongside a military band.

Free Snack Pack – More Sightseeing Time
To save you time, money and the struggle of finding somewhere to eat, our tour also includes a totally tasty Snack Pack! Avoid wasting time waiting for a meal in a restaurant and tuck into a six inch cheese and salad sub on the go, including crisps, chocolate chip cookie and a bottle of water. It means you can make the most of each stop and won’t waste valuable exploring time.

Extended Visit at the Tower of London
In the afternoon, pay a visit to the Tower of London the famous fortress with a torturous history spanning over 1000 years. See the glittering Crown Jewels guarded with the utmost security in the Jewel House and explore the tower that has once been a Royal Palace, prison and even a zoo!

Exclusive Feature
Meet the Beefeaters
The visit includes an exclusive tour with one of the Yeoman Warders, or ‘Beefeaters’ as they are affectionately known. Once responsible for keeping prisoners in check, today their duties are a lot less gruesome. Hear historical tales of gore, torture and execution delivered in the Beefeaters’ distinct style!

River Thames Boat Ride
Once you manage to escape the fortress, head towards the River Thames to enjoy a wonderful boat ride. Take in the riverside sights during this leisurely trip towards the beautiful Greenwich.

Greenwich Walking Tour
Brimming with history and beauty, Greenwich is a truly interesting part of London. You tour guide leads you on a walking tour of the areas, covering such Greenwich landmarks as the iconic tea clipper Cutty Sark and the Old Royal Naval College, designed by Christopher Wren.

After the walking tour, get back on board the River Boat and take in more of the city sights as you sail towards Central London.

The View from The Shard
Get off the boat at London Bridge and, for the last stop on the tour, head to the tallest building in Western Europe. The Shard is an unbelievable 310 metres high and the viewing platform boasts 360 degree sights that span an incredible 40 miles. Zip up to the viewing gallery on floor 72, using the lift that travels six metres per second, and take in the most spectacular views in London at the end of an amazing day in the city.
Additional Information

What's Included in the tour

  • Admissions to St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London tickets
  • Panoramic Tour of London
  • Free Snack Pack
  • Transportation by Luxury Air-Conditioned Coach
  • Professional Guide
  • Walking Tour of Greenwich
  • The View from The Shard
  • River Boat Ride

What's Excluded in the tour

  • Gratuities
  • Food and beverages unless stated differently

Please Note:
  • Every Thursday and Friday evening from Thursday 22nd November to Thursday 13th December The View from The Shard is opening its bar and offering visitors complimentary drinks from 18:00 – 20:00.
  • Due to Sunday church services, there will be no guiding inside the cathedral
  • We will visit Horseguards Parade when the ceremony is not available
  • You must bring the e-ticket provided to gain entry to this tour.
  • Bookings made after midnight for the same day will not receive a free Snack Pack
  • *During Peak Periods, Additional Vehicles Without Wi-Fi May Be Used
  • St Paul’s will be closed to the public on 25th March
Activity Code : 1TVS