Westminster Abbey Tour and optional visit to Houses of Parliament in London

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Duration - 2 to 4 hours

INR 3,074 p.p. onwards

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Greater London, United Kingdom

Get to grips with Britain’s royal and political history on this tour of Westminster Abbey and if you select the option, to the Houses of Parliament. Step inside the famous Gothic abbey, which has been the setting for almost all English coronations since William the Conqueror’s crowning in 1066, along with many other royal occasions including Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding. If you have select the option you will get  into the British political system with a panoramic guided tour of the House of Lords and Houses of Commons. For a more complete experience select the option that includes the entrance to the Houses of Parliament.

Available options

Westminster&outside parliament 09:15
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Outside Parliament: Get a guided tour inside Westminster Abbey and a panoramic tour around the exterior of Parliament. Parliament not included.
Tickets to Westminster: Only the tickets to Westminster are included in this option. Parliament tickets are not included

INR 5,911
p.p. onwards

Inside Westminster &Parliament 09:15
Get a guided tour and entrances to the Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament. Get inside both monuments! The duration of this tour is 4 hours
Duration: 4 hours

INR 7,487
p.p. onwards

Inside Westminster Abbey 09:15
Duration: 2 hours
Westminster Tour: This option includes a tour inside the Westminster Abbey with a proffesional english speaking guide. The Parliament is not included.

INR 5,123
p.p. onwards

Only Parliament 11:30
Only Ticket: This option includes an introduction to the exterior of Parliament. You will get an audio guide tour inside the Parliament.
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Westminster is not included: This option does not include a ticket to access the Westminster Abbey

INR 3,074
p.p. onwards

Private Tour 09:15
Tour with private guide: This tour includes tickets to the Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament and you will have a private guide

INR 24,037
p.p. onwards

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Westminster Abbey, 20 Dean's Yard Broad Sanctuary, London SW1P 3PA England

Meet your guide at the entrance to Westminster Abbey at 09:15 AM, and then look inside the historic monument to stand in the footsteps of kings and queens. Since the coronation of William the Conqueror in 1066, all coronations of English and British monarchs have been held in the abbey, as have many royal weddings, including that of Prince William to Kate Middleton in 2011.


Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Houses of Parliament, Parliament Square, London SW1A 0AA England

Then, take a panoramic tour of the Houses of Parliament and pass the Elizabeth Tower where the famous Big Ben bell chimes every quarter hour. Learn about the role of MPs who sit in the House of Commons and the function of the House of Lords.


Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Big Ben, Parliament Sqaure Elizabeth Tower - Houses of Parliament, Westminster, London SW1A 0AA England

ear how, and why, the Elizabeth Tower and its great clock and iconic bell were built. Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987, the Palace of Westminster (the official name of the Houses of Parliament) boasts an ostentatious façade with golden spires and statues of kings that reflect in the River Thames. Listen as your guide explains the history of the building, from the first medieval clock tower built in the old Palace of Westminster, to the design and construction of the present Elizabeth Tower.


Terms & conditions

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


Additional info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please note that there are three differents options with different inclusions (check which one you have choosen)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

Inclusions

  • Professional English guide inside the Westminster Abbey
  • Ticket to Westminster Abbey
  • Panoramic tour around the Parliament (if you choose this option)
  • Ticket to the Parliament (if you choose this option)
  • Audio guide in different languages inside the Parliament (if you choose this option)

Departure point

Westminster Abbey Shop, 20 Dean's Yard, London SW1P 3JS, UK


Recent reviews

Cara26z   22nd September 2022

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If I could give zero stars I would. The tour never happened. Westminster wasnt even open and not one response from triapadvisor, viator or the tour company nor did I get my money back.

Ryan_L   20th August 2022

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What a fantastic time with a wonderful guide ! He was attentive and knowledgeable without providing too much info

Mayanh_F   13th August 2022

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It was an informative and exciting experience. Seeing these sites while visiting London has been a long-time goal of mine, and I’m glad I went with the tour. 10/10 would recommend.

Richard_F   10th September 2022

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Our tour was canceled due to Queen’s death and no refund was offered. I had a handicap so more walking with another tour out of question. It was our last day in London.

lizwatters314   13th August 2022

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Jacob did a great job giving us the history in an interesting manner The tour should not be offered as including Parliament when they are recessed.

David_D   6th September 2022

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The guide was excellent and the tour was excellent. The best two hours I’ve spent in London in a while!

James_H   10th September 2022

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Westminster Abbey and Parliament was closed due to the Queens passing. There was no communication from tour operator and when I contacted them for a refund there is no communication back.

Chris_A   1st October 2022

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Westminster Abbey is a unbelievable experience, we enjoyed it immensely! Our tour guide Richard was very informative & helpful!

Irina_B   3rd September 2022

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Very good and informative tour with knowledgeable guide, but not worth of money. You can go on your own, pay less and get happiness tour.

John_M   26th August 2022

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Had a great tour with Jacob. Very knowledgable, has a great personality and interacted well with the group. Highly recommended.