London by Night Sightseeing Tour - Open top bus

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Duration - 1 hour 30 minutes

EUR 26 p.p. onwards

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Greater London, United Kingdom

Discover London after dark on a 1.5-hour night tour of the city. Traveling by double decker, see top London attractions lit up, including Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and the London Eye. Learn fascinating facts about these legendary landmarks from your expert guide and hear insider tips on exciting places to visit in the capital at night.

- 90 minute open-top bus tour of locations especially chosen for their night-time appearance
- All departures are guaranteed live guided
- The most comprehensive night time tour of London available
- Enjoy 'traffic free' London on this relaxing easy paced tour
- The only night time tour to cover the area of Kensington - including the Royal Albert Hall, Natural History Museum & Harrods

Available options

See London by Night 19:30

EUR 26
p.p. onwards

See London by Night 20:00

EUR 26
p.p. onwards

See London by Night 20:30

EUR 26
p.p. onwards

See London by Night 21:15

EUR 26
p.p. onwards

See London by Night 21:20

EUR 26
p.p. onwards

See London by Night 21:45

EUR 26
p.p. onwards

See London by Night 22:15

EUR 26
p.p. onwards

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: See London By Night, Green Park stop, on Piccadilly Next to the Ritz hotel, London England

The "See London By Night" Tour has been especially designed to show you the very best of London's famous landmarks, all beautifully lit up in the night sky. Tours are fully guided (in English) and depart from our bus stop on Piccadilly, next to the Ritz Hotel by Green Park underground station.

There will be an option to use an audio guide in French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Mandarin and Japanese

Pass By: Fortnum & Mason, 181 Piccadilly, London W1A 1ER England

Fortnum & Mason is an upmarket department store in Piccadilly, London, with additional stores at St Pancras railway station and Heathrow Airport in London, as well as various stockists worldwide. Its headquarters are located at 181 Piccadilly, where it was established in 1707 by William Fortnum and Hugh Mason.

Pass By: Knightsbridge, London England

Bordering vast Hyde Park, Knightsbridge is an upscale area with grand Victorian homes and leafy garden squares. Tourists and well-to-do international residents mingle in high-end restaurants and shops, including the iconic Harrods department store. The Victoria and Albert Museum showcases decorative arts and has blockbuster exhibitions, while the Italianate London Oratory church hosts organ recitals.

Pass By: Tower Bridge Road, London SE1 2UP England

Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London, built between 1886 and 1894. The bridge crosses the River Thames close to the Tower of London and has become an iconic symbol of London. Because of this, Tower Bridge is sometimes confused with London Bridge, situated some 0.5 mi upstream.

Pass By: St. Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, London EC4M 8AD England

St Paul's Cathedral, London, is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother church of the Diocese of London. It sits on Ludgate Hill at the highest point of the City of London and is a Grade I listed building.

Pass By: Green Park, Piccadilly, London W1J 9EJ England

The Green Park, usually known without the article simply as Green Park, is one of the Royal Parks of London. It is located in the City of Westminster, Central London.

Pass By: Piccadilly Circus, London W1J 9HS England

Piccadilly Circus is a road junction and public space of London's West End in the City of Westminster. It was built in 1819 to connect Regent Street with Piccadilly. In this context, a circus, from the Latin word meaning "circle", is a round open space at a street junction.

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

Westminster Abbey, formally titled the Collegiate Church of Saint Peter at Westminster, is a large, mainly Gothic abbey church in the City of Westminster, London, England, just to the west of the Palace of Westminster.

Pass By: Houses of Parliament, Parliament Square, London SW1A 0AA England

The Palace of Westminster serves as the meeting place of the House of Commons and the House of Lords, the two houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

Pass By: London Eye, Westminster Bridge Road Riverside Building, County Hall, London SE1 7PB England

The London Eye is a cantilevered observation wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. It is Europe's tallest cantilevered observation wheel, and is the most popular paid tourist attraction in the United Kingdom with over 3.75 million visitors annually, and has made many appearances in popular culture.

Pass By: Thames River, London England

The River Thames, known alternatively in parts as the Isis, is a river that flows through southern England including London. At 215 miles, it is the longest river entirely in England and the second-longest in the United Kingdom, after the River Severn. It flows through Oxford, Reading, Henley-on-Thames and Windsor.

Pass By: Harrods, 87-135 Brompton Road, London SW1X 7XL England

Harrods is a department store located on Brompton Road in Knightsbridge, London, England. It is owned by the state of Qatar via its sovereign wealth fund, the Qatar Investment Authority.

Pass By: Royal Albert Hall Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP England

The Royal Albert Hall is a concert hall on the northern edge of South Kensington, London. One of the United Kingdom's most treasured and distinctive buildings, it is a registered charity held in trust for the nation, as it receives no public or government funding. It can seat 5,267.

Pass By: Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road South Kensington, London SW7 5BD England

The Natural History Museum in London is a natural history museum that exhibits a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history. It is one of three major museums on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, the others being the Science Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum.

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
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Daily departures during the winter (October to March 2022) are at 7.30pm and 9.20pm & during the summer (April to September) are 7.30pm and 9.15pm from the Green Park stop next to the Ritz Hotel o Piccadilly.
  • No tours on 25th and 31st December.
  • Audio guides will not be available so all tours will be live guided in English only.
  • During summer months the tours may not be in the hours of darkness due to the sunset time.
  • All dates and tours are subject to availability and the supplier reserves the right to alter its service at short notice. Please check prior to travel. Tickets can only be used for one visit and will be taken in by the supplier upon exchange.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travelers
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Inclusions

  • Live commentary on board

Departure point

See London By Night, Piccadilly, St. James's, London W1J 9BR, UK


Recent reviews

mmollysh   29th November 2022

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Daughter booked very early when only 2 seats were sold as a surprise for me her mum having been fighting cancer it was a treat unfortunately when we got there it was no room upstairs she was devastated we sat downstairs I was upset for but would not book this again

kantikarumilli   23rd November 2022

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The tour is a nice 1.5 hour tour. Once the bus starts, one of the staff member starts telling about the different buildings and historic significance of different buildings and / or areas.

Tracey_M   20th November 2022

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This trip is a fantastic 90minute tour round the main sights lit up at night. The guide Michael was amazing. He was really knowledgeable but also funny and even though we know London really well we still really enjoyed it ! Sit at the front at the top if you can but great views from all of the top deck - obviously even more special at Xmas with the lights and if the weather is dry!

Olivia_G   19th November 2022

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The tour was amazing even in the rain. The guide was great and gave a lot of facts for each site we went by. I really enjoyed seeing everything lit up at night and seeing some of the Christmas lights. Highly recommend.

barbara_p   19th November 2022

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Great guide, well organized at the bus stop, all the highlights covered. I’m a Londoner but I learned so many new things. Highly recommend Jay.

Heather_T   18th November 2022

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This tour was a wonderful introduction to the city. I had work events all day each day, so I was so thankful there was a night tour.

Nakib_J   18th November 2022

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We bought this just 50 minutes before the tour was going to depart, but couldn't make it to their location despite rushing and doing our best. Contacted customer service requesting a refund, but they refused. The one we'd booked wasn't sold out or anything like that. So by giving us a refund on a purchase made less than an hour ago, they wouldn't have lost out on any other potential revenue; it'd have been the nice and classy move, and something I imagine the bigger tour companies do in order to foster customer goodwill.

Ernest_J   16th November 2022

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Terrible experience. The bus driver said the 2120 night tour did not exist although I had ticket. I tried to explain, but he said there was only a 1900 tour that night and drove off. Worst customer experience ever with Viator, and I’ve used them around the world.

Elena_F   12th November 2022

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Great night tour of London. Meeting point was easy to find. The guide was knowledgeable and Witt a sense of humor. Definitely recommend!

karl_m   10th November 2022

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We did this tour immediately after landing in London. It was a great way to stay awake and get an overview of the city. Che was quite informative and entertaining.