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48 Hour London Hop-on, Hop-off Tour with Walking Tour, Cruise and Optional Attraction Ticket – Golden Tours

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48 Hour London Hop-on, Hop-off Tour with Walking Tour, Cruise and Optional Attraction Ticket – Golden Tours
48 Hour London Hop-on, Hop-off Tour with Walking Tour, Cruise and Optional Attraction Ticket – Golden Tours
48 Hour London Hop-on, Hop-off Tour with Walking Tour, Cruise and Optional Attraction Ticket – Golden Tours

Highlights

  • Hop on hop off service with over 90 stops (valid for 48 hours)
  • FREE Boat ride (worth £5.50)
  • View London′s most famous landmarks and attractions
  • FREE walking tour (worth £10) – voucher valid for TWO days
  • Multilingual audio guide in eight languages
  • Six exciting options available

Overview

London is one of the world’s most vibrant cities. And this fun, flexible hop-on hop-off bus ticket with added extras is the perfect introduction to the UK’s historic capital.

This super-value ticket is available in no less than five different options. Even the basic option has enticing bonuses that make it an affordable and exciting choice for your London sightseeing.

Valid for 48 hours, your ticket gives you access to a city-wide bus route that takes you past all the key attractions such Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, St. Paul’s Cathedral, and Tower Bridge. More than 90 well-placed stops provide easy access to all the most important and interesting landmarks while a multi-lingual audio-guide tells you fascinating facts about the things you see.

You can jump on and off the bus just as you like to see the sights, have a meal or go shopping. And that’s not all! The bus ticket includes two great bonuses – the chance not only to take a free walking tour but also to enjoy a free Thames River Boat Ride.

Opt for the basic tour package, which includes the bus ticket and the free walk and boat ride, or choose one of the other five options and enhance your hop-on hop-off bus tour with various combo packages including admission to one or more of the following – the Tower of London, the London Eye, and Madame Tussauds.

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Itinerary

Enjoy an unforgettable day out in the UK capital with the 48-Hour London Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour with 6 Options. See all the famous London landmarks in ease and comfort and jump on and off the bus at will to explore the places that interest you most. Your bus ticket also entitles you to two exciting bonuses – a free walking tour and a free Thames River Boat Ride.

Choose from five exciting packages for your London Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour.

1. 48 Hour Ticket
2. 48 Hour Ticket + Tower of London
3. 48 Hour Ticket + Madame Tussauds & London Eye
4. 48 Hour Ticket + Madame Tussauds & Tower of London
5. 48 Hour Ticket + Madame Tussauds & London Eye & Tower of London
6. 48 Hour Ticket & London Eye & Tower of London

1. 48 Hour Ticket:
Your ticket gives you access to 3 routes and 1 feeder route on the Golden Tours London Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour, which are as follows:

Blue Route:
Highlights along this route include Buckingham Palace, Piccadilly, Trafalgar Square, St Pauls Cathedral, Tower of London, London Eye, Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Palace, Houses of Parliament and Westminster Cathedral.

Red Route:
Highlights include Kensington Museums Marble Arch, Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, St Pauls Cathedral, Tower of London, London Eye, Piccadilly Circus and Green Park.

Orange Route:
The highlights along this route are Buckingham Palace, Marble Arch, Paddington, Madame Tussauds, Kings Cross/St Pancras International, Russell Square, Holborn, St Pauls Cathedral, Tower of London, London Eye, and Lambeth Palace.

Yellow Route – Feeder service:
This route covers Bayswater Road, Notting Hill and Holland Park, offering pick up from many of London hotels.

Free Walking Tour - Special Bonus: Your generous bus tour package also includes the chance to find out more about London on a walking tour. There are two great options and these are listed below. Choose the one which appeals to you most.

The Royal Wedding Walking Tour: Follow in the footsteps of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge.

The Beatles London Walking Tour: Take in the places where the Beatles worked and played in London.

Whichever option you choose, the walk is sure to be a memorable experience! Your walking ticket voucher is valid for 2 days.

Free River Boat Ride: The bus tour package also includes an enthralling River Thames boat ride which lets you enjoy unique sweeping perspectives over London’s attractions and landmarks.

Options 2-6 for your 48-Hour London Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour are listed and described below. All include the basic elements of the 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket, the free walk and the Thames boat ride plus some added extras which vary between the options.

2. 48 Hour Ticket + Tower of London:
Enjoy the 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket, the free walk and the Thames boat ride. You also get admission to the world-famous Tower of London – an imposing fortress with a gory and eventful history!

3. 48 Hour Ticket + Madame Tussauds & London Eye:
This option gives you the 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket, the free walk and the Thames boat ride plus admission to the celebrity wax works collection at Madame Tussauds and admission to the London Eye. At 135 m, the London Eye is one of the world's tallest observation wheels, providing up to 40 km of panoramic views on a clear day.

4. 48 Hour Ticket + Madame Tussauds + Tower of London:
Enjoy the 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket, the free walk and the Thames boat ride plus admission to the celebrity wax works collection at Madame Tussauds. You also get admission to the world-famous Tower of London – an imposing fortress with a gory and eventful history!

5. 48 Hour Ticket + Madame Tussauds + London Eye + Tower of London:
This offers you the 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket, the free walk and the Thames boat ride plus admission to Madame Tussauds the London Eye and the Tower of London.

6. 48 Hour Ticket + London Eye + Tower of London:
See London with the 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket, the free walk and the Thames boat ride; and enjoy the famous Tower of London and London Eye.

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Reviews

  • Tour bus

    AWESOME!!!!!!!!!...

    Keren S Hensley
  • very nice journey!

    the tour is very nice and can see all important point of interest in London. The pity is that the buses ends very early comparing with other major towns in Europe: 4.30 ...

    camelia marcu
  • Eye popping sites all over the city

    City bus tour was great - when waiting for our bus near Harrods there was an apparent driver mix up and not much communication to your guy at the bus stop to advise how long the...

    Mrs Diana M Sky
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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

Hop-on hop-off ticket valid 48hrs. Walking Tour & Cruise vouchers are valid for 48hrs.

Start time

Hop-on hop-off bus operates between:
Blue Route: 9:00am - 5:00pm (4:30pm in winter); every 20 minutes
Red Route: 9:00am - 5:30pm (5:30pm in winter); every 20 minutes
Green Route: 9:00am - 5:00pm (3:45pm in winter); every 10 minutes
Purple Route: 9:00am - 4:15pm (4:15pm in winter); every 30 minutes
Orange Route: 10:00am - 4:00pm; every 20 minutes (30 minutes in winter)
Yellow Route: Yellow Route every morning courtesy pick up every 20 minutes until 11:14am.
Your attraction ticket will be valid for the travel date you specify at the time of booking.

Meeting point

48 Hour Ticket option: You can join the hop-on hop-off bus tour from any of the 74 stops and present your voucher to the driver. Each of the stops will be clearly signposted Golden Tours Hop on Hop Off/London Tour Bus.
For all the other (combo) options you should redeem your booking voucher at one of the following centres:
Visitor Centre Victoria (London, UK): 4 Fountain Square, 123-151 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9SH. Opening times: Monday - Sunday: 07:00am - 8:00pm
Visitor Centre Kensington (London, UK): 156 Cromwell Road, London SW7 4EF. Opening times: Monday - Friday: 07:00am - 8:00pm; Saturday - Sunday: 07:00am - 4:00pm
Visitor Centre Leicester Square (London, UK): 11a Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0EP. Opening times: Monday - Saturday: 09:30am - 7:00pm. Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

Ending point

At your convenience

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Inclusions

  • 48 hour London hop-on hop-off pass
  • Free Walking Tour
  • Free Thames River Boat Ride
  • Live English or multilingual audio guide available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese & Russian
  • Admission to Madame Tussauds & London Eye (if option chosen)
  • Admission to Madame Tussauds & Tower of London (if option chosen)
  • Admission to Madame Tussauds & London Eye & Tower of London (if option chosen)
  • Admission to London Eye & & Tower of London (if option chosen)

Exclusions

  • Entrances to attractions, unless specified
  • Food and drink, unless specified

Do/Dont's

Dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes for walking

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Please note

48 Hour Ticket option: You can join the hop-on hop off bus tour from any of the 74 stops and present your voucher to the driver. Each of the stops will be clearly signposted Golden Tours Hop on Hop Off/London Tour Bus.

For all the other (combo) options you should redeem your booking voucher at one of the following centres:

Visitor Centre Victoria (London, UK): 4 Fountain Square, 123-151 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9SH. Opening times: Monday - Sunday: 07:00am - 8:00pm

Visitor Centre Kensington (London, UK): 156 Cromwell Road, London SW7 4EF. Opening times: Monday - Friday: 07:00am - 8:00pm; Saturday - Sunday: 07:00am - 4:00pm

Visitor Centre Leicester Square (London, UK): 11a Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0EP. Opening times: Monday - Saturday: 09:30am - 7:00pm. Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

While every effort is made to ensure a smooth and frequent service there may be delays and route alternations due to traffic and road enclosures.

The Thames Clipper, River Boat Ride will be closed on the 25th and 26th December, therefore you will be able to use your tickets on the 24th December or 27th December.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

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