Our London double-decker bus tour takes you around the capital in a vintage 1950’s bus! Sightsee in style as our live guide explains the history and heritage of London. You’ll enjoy amazing views of the city’s most famous attractions, including Westminster Abbey, The Tower of London, and the London Eye, as well as enjoy a private cruise along the River Thames.
Our London vintage bus tour runs daily with a morning and afternoon departure. It includes a tour and cruise along the Thames. You can also choose to upgrade your experience and add-on a visit to the London Eye, Madame Tussauds or Tower of London.
London Vintage Bus Tour:
Discover the city onboard a restored open-top 1950’s Routemaster Bus. This is the iconic red bus that is a symbol of London.
See London most famous sites and disembark for a photo-stop outside of Westminster Abbey. Watch the Changing of the Guard ceremony outside of Buckingham Palace.
Learn more about the city with an onboard commentary from a professional guide
Take a cruise along the River Thames that passes Shakespeare’s Globe, Cleopatra’s Needle, London Bridge, The Shard and Tower Bridge. During the summer months, we use a private boat that is on exclusive hire to our customers.
Choose to add-on to your bus tour with cruise. You can select these upgrades at checkout.
Tour with Cruise plus London Eye
Following your bus tour and river cruise, we will transfer you to the London Eye with tickets to enjoy a flight on the famous attraction. Enjoy amazing views from high above and spot landmarks like the Houses of Parliament and River Thames.
Tour with Cruise plus 1-Course Meal
At the end of your tour and cruise, enjoy a delicious fish & chips meal. This is the national dish of Britain!
Tour with Cruise plus Madame Tussauds
Visit Madame Tussauds London, the original waxwork museum. Snap a selfie next to your favourite celebrities and stars. Please note that we do not offer transfer to Madame Tussauds following the double decker bus tour & cruise.
Tour with Cruise plus Tower of London
The Tower of London following our tour & cruise! The Tower was once an infamous prison, and today is one of the most popular visitor attractions in London, and a must-see on your visit. Don’t miss the Crown Jewels, the most powerful symbol of the British Monarchy. Please note that we do not offer a transfer to the Tower of London following our double decker bus tour and cruise.
Tour with Cruise plus London Dungeon
Includes tickets and transfer to the London Dungeon, which recreates scene’s from London’s scary history. Discover 360 sets with gripping storytelling.
Tour with Cruise plus London Aquarium
Includes tickets and transfer to the London Aquarium. You’ll get to see amazing creatures including seadragons, sharks, turtles and more!
what to know:
The tour departs at 07:45 and 13:00 from London Victoria Coach Station
It includes a London vintage bus tour with photo stops outside of Westminster Abbey, viewing of the Changing of the Guard ceremony outside Buckingham Palace and a River Thames Cruise
When the guard change does not take place, we stop instead for photos of Buckingham Palace
You can choose to add-on upgrades at checkout. Transfer is available to all venues except for Madame Tussauds and Tower of London.
This is a fully guided tour and includes an individual headset to hear the guide’s commentary
Since this is an open-top tour, its recommended to bring a raincoat!
On rare occasions the open top bus may be changed to a closed top bus
Covid-19 Safety Policy
Your vehicle will be deep cleaned at the start of the tour
Face masks, gloves & hand sanitiser available to all guests
Staff, guides and drivers are fully trained on hygiene protocols and social distancing procedures
The Tower of London has witnessed some of London’s most gruesome and significant events. Two kings and three queens were executed on the site, and dozens of famous historical figures were jailed here. Originally established in 1066 by William the Conqueror to defend the city, today it houses an extraordinary collection of diamonds and jewels, the highlight of which are the Crown Jewels. We’ll disembark for a photo stop outside of the entrance.
thames river cruise:
As part of the Classic London Afternoon Tour we’ll take a private River Cruise along the Thames. The service runs from the Tower of London to Westminster Pier.
terms and conditions
Booking is subject to terms and conditions of the tour operator. All passengers are advised to arrange travel insurance.