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Best of London in a Day Tour

London Private Tours

Are you a first-time visitor, busy family, or someone who simply wants to maximize their precious time here in London? Say goodbye to large crowds and let a Totally Tailored private guide show you the highlights tailored to your pace and style.

SAMPLE ITINERARY

Experience the Heart of London
Have the secret of Trafalgar Square and St. James Park unlocked. Marvel at the exteriors of Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, 10 Downing Street, and Westminster Abbey.

March with the King’s Guard
See the guards, hear the band, and march with them to Buckingham Palace. We’ll show you the best viewpoints that most people miss! (Military schedule permitting, see times here)

Cross the Wobbly Bridge
Take in St. Paul’s Cathedral, Christopher Wren’s masterpiece that took 40 years to build. You’ll stroll over Millennium Bridge (the Harry Potter/wibbly wobbly bridge) to take in Shakespeare’s Globe and the stunning views from the South Bank.

Visit a World-Class Food Market
Take in the sights and smells of London’s oldest and best food market (note: food is at your own expense).

Get the Best Photos with London Bridge and Tower Bridge
Learn which is which, and what makes them unique. After you’re satisfied, your guide will be happy to direct you back to your hotel or other preferred ending location.

Optional Tower of London Extension:
Optional 1 hour extra: £47 per person for the entry for a Tower of London Tour
Enjoy a trip inside the famous Tower of London with your guide. Hear about one thousand years of history, meet a Beefeater, and finish your visit by seeing the priceless Crown Jewels.

TOUR DETAILS

Tour Details
Time
9am – 3pm (4pm with Tower of London Extension)
 
Meeting Point

Your professional local tour guide will meet you at your hotel, apartment, or central London location.

Availability
Every day, year-round (this tour doesn’t run 24th-26th December).

Price
1-5 Guests:
£455 by public transport
£830 with a premium chauffeured vehicle
 
6-14 Guests:
£495 by public transport
£1390 with a premium chauffeured vehicle

THIS PRIVATE TOUR INCLUDES:

Meet your private dynamic guide at your hotel or apartment.
The “Changing of the Guard” from the best position (excluding Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, & some public holidays).
Exterior views of Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, and Buckingham Palace.
The choice to lunch at a pub, enjoy an elegant afternoon tea, or graze at Borough Market – reservations and recommendations made by us (food at your own cost).
A journey to the medieval City of London with skyscrapers, cathedrals, and ancient alleyways.
The option to enter the National Gallery and/or the Tower of London for an interior tour with your private guide.

The choice to travel by public transport (most authentic) or to select a chauffeured vehicle on booking for maximum comfort.

NOT INCLUDED

  • Food and Drink (we can make a lunch reservation for you upon request),
  • Public Transport

Reasons to Book This Tour:

  • Perfect For First Time Visitors
  • Full Day Tour
  • London’s Most Iconic Sights