The London Classic Tour: Sightseeing Tour in Vintage Bus

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Duration - 1 hour 15 minutes

INR 2,107 p.p. onwards

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Greater London, United Kingdom

Step onboard a 1960s Routemaster bus that has been transformed into a state of the art open top sightseeing experience. From Buckingham Palace to the Tower of London via the Houses of Parliament, The Shard and St. Paul’s Cathedral, see the beautiful city come alive before your eyes. Music and sound effects add to the experience, creating the most entertaining sightseeing tour around.

Available options

2022 Winter Schedule 12:05

INR 2,107
p.p. onwards

2022 Winter Schedule 14:10

INR 2,107
p.p. onwards

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Tower of London, London EC3N 4AB England

Famous Tower of London

Pass By: Buckingham Palace, Spur Road, London SW1A 1AA England

Our bus goes past Buckingham Palace in the weekend

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

St Pauls Cathedral

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

Houses of Parliament and Big Ben

Stop At: Tower Bridge Road, London SE1 2UP England

They will see the famous Tower Bridge on River Thames

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Trafalgar Square, Centre of the City, London SW1A England

Trafalgar Square

Duration: 10 minutes

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
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Please arrive 20 minutes before the scheduled departure time. The tour cannot wait for late passengers and they cannot be admitted once the show has started.
  • 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 36 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

Inclusions

  • Live commentary on board
  • Professional guide

Departure point

8 Northumberland Ave, St. James's, London WC2N 5BY, UK


Recent reviews

Harjinder_B   10th September 2021

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A wonderful tour! Loved the vintage tour bus, fantastic seeing all the sights and sounds of London. Matthew the fantastic, knowledgeable tour guide gave a wonderful insight into the history of the famous landmarks and Hajjar skillfully navigated the bus through the streets of London. Really enjoyable experience. Would highly recommend!

mich112019   31st December 2019

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A very mediocre tour, stuck in traffic for some lengthy parts of the tour with the guide running out of facts so very little interaction at times. Especially as only people sat on the right hand side of the bus able to hear as some speaker's on the right must have been broken as unable to hear the guide. When not stuck in traffic went past the lights so fast you missed them? You can do virtually the same tour for £1.50 on the number 6 bus from Edgware road to Charring cross, please see pics.

lisa_gizzy   26th December 2019

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Perhaps we were unlucky but we were expecting a festive fun experience! Instead we were subjected to a monologue of facts presented in a droll tone and whizzed past the parts that had good lights! Guide remained downstairs. Would have been good to have some festive info. Perhaps London Chrismas traditions. Or alternatively just play Christmas music! Guide often pointed out historical things that were in the opposite direction of the lights. To add insult to injury we, at one point, stopped next to The Original Tour tour bus and the guide was upstairs and interacting with the group and they looked like they were having a great time, and they had Santa hats! Not worth £24 for ONE hour! I loved the ghost tour with this company. The conductor was energetic and the actor funny! This tour was just boring!

Andamos_bien   7th February 2020

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This was an open top bus tour of London - excellent way to get an overview of the city when you don't have much time. Definitely recommend it.

U2139QTianw   24th February 2020

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Excellent tour, great way to spend an hour. Host was amazing and very knowledgeable, we learnt so much more about London it was fantastic.

websterinnie   10th November 2021

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We choose (for our business visitors from Canada) the classic tour as part of a program of events for them to experience all things London - and we weren't disappointed; in fact our group are still talking about how much fun they all had onboard the Classic Red London Routemaster bus. Our tour guide was humourous, chivalrous and knowledgeable; he provided us with over an hour of pure entertainment of the history of London whilst delivering his patter in a classic British BBC/Breakfast Radio dulcet tones. The driver was polite and charming whilst he kept us safe and moving through the traffic of London to see as much as we could during the tour time. Why book a set audio bus tour when you can experience something bespoke and private for your group with beverages onboard a classic open-top London red routemaster bus. We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and our guests have a wonderful memory to take away from their first visit to London. THANK YOU

littlemissrandom   12th February 2020

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We had a FABULOUS time on a bright January day on the top of the bus! Peter is hilarious, incredibly knowledgeable and made the time fly! Zach was our driver and I’m still impressed at how he navigated the mayhem that is London traffic. I HIGHLY recommend this tour ❤️

Curious350118   8th December 2019

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Peter was an excellent tour guide! He was very informative, had a good sense of humor and still managed to get across quite a bit of history. We had to deal with a little bit of traffic and yet he still had facts and history to fill the void of waiting for an accident to be cleared. All in all very pleased, even the 3 year old enjoyed it.

AnaMoyers   9th August 2022

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Great way to see it all quickly! I loved our guides passion about showing us his city and dad jokes were on POINT. loved it! I think the morning tour is perfect because there is very little traffic

tryanythingonce2015   25th February 2020

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Booked Christmas lights tour with my 90 year old mother and family including g 2 year old grandson The tour was cancelled at the last minute when we had waited 30 minutes in the cold. Told to phone to get refund and that cost £8 from mobile phone No customer service at all