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Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey Walking Tour

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Highlights

A great way for you to explore a part of London if you are limited for time and want to see some of the major sites. You can forgo your research and be lead by a qualified tour guide.
Soak up the fascinating history associated with each iconic building such as Buckingham Palace, Clarence House (home of Prince Charles & Camilla) and Whitehall which is the location of many of the government buildings.
You'll find out the history of some of the most important events that occurred in the Palace of Westminster, and the Kings and Queens who resided in the Palaces.
This tour will give you the opportunity to get those must have photos for your social media pages.

What You'll Get

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Buckingham Palace, Spur Road, London SW1A 1AA England

One of the most recognized buildings in the world. Hear about how it came into the hands of the monarchy and how it was remodeled into the palace we see today.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Clarence House, St. James's Palace, London SW1A 2WH England

Home of HRH the Prince of Wales and the HRH the Duchess of Cornwall.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: St. James's Palace, Marlborough Rd, St. James's, London SW1A 1BS England

The palace was built by King Henry VIII and has been witness to some important events in British History.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Memorial, The Mall, London SW1Y 5AG England

The commemorative statues of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother. Hear how the constitutional crisis lead to them wearing the crown.

Duration: 5 minutes

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

Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column commemorates one of the greatest naval battles in British History. Hear also about the scandalous affair he had with Lady Hamilton.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Horse Guards Building, Horse Guards Whitehall, London SW1A 2AX England

The official entrance to Bukingham Palace where the Househould Cavalry stand guard.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Banqueting House, Whitehall Palace Whitehall Horse Guards Avenue, London SW1A 2ER England

The only remaining part of the old Palace of Whitehall that exists. Famous for being the execution site of a King who believed in his 'Divine Right To Rule'

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Downing Street, London SW1A 2AL England

The official London residence of the British Prime Minster. Hear how this unassuming building came to be known as No 10


Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Parliament Square, Westminster, London SW1P 3BD England

The home of British Democracy. The Houses of Parliament otherwise known as the New Palace of Westminster. Find out about a disastrous fire that occurred, and why the bell in the tower has an unusual ringing tone.


Duration: 5 minutes

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

The place of coronations since 1066. Discover how it came into being and why it was chosen as a site of Royal Authority.

Duration: 5 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • 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 20 travelers
Inclusions
  • Tour Guide


Exclusions
  • We dont visit the interiors of any of the buildings we see on this tour
  • Entry/Admission - Buckingham Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Clarence House
  • Entry/Admission - St. James's Palace
  • Entry/Admission - King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Memorial
  • Entry/Admission - Trafalgar Square
  • Entry/Admission - Horse Guards Building
  • Entry/Admission - Banqueting House
  • Entry/Admission - Downing Street
  • Entry/Admission - Parliament Square
  • Entry/Admission - Westminster Abbey


Departure Point
Statue of Goddess Diana, London W1J 9DZ, UK


Departure Time
1:00 PM

Duration
2 hours

Return Details
Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London SW1P 3PA, UK


Voucher Info
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The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Timeline Walking Tours in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.