Buckingham Palace Gardens + Open Top Bus Tour
TOUR DESCRIPTION

  • Tickets to the royal residence gardens at Buckingham Palace
  • View the wonderful Palace Gardens
  • Explore London with a 24 hr Hop-on Hop-off open-top bus ticket or a 90min bus tour
  • Entry to Buckingham Palace Gardens
    Choose from a 24 Hour Hop-on Hop-off ticket or a 90min day or night tour
    Free Wi-Fi on all Open Top buses
    Free River Thames boat ride valid for 24 hours*
    Entrance to additional attractions
    Gratuities (optional)
    Food and drink, unless specified
    Important Information
    Buckingham Palace Gardens:

    Check in: 12:30pm,
    Departure time: 12:45
    Meeting point: Bus Stop 1, Bulleid Way, Victoria, London SW1W 9SH
    You will then be escorted by a member of Golden Tours staff to Buckingham Palace gardens, where you will be able to enter the Palace at 1:15pm.

    London Day Bus Tour:

    Meeting time: 11:00am to 4:00pm, depart hourly.
    Please arrive 15min prior to your departure.
    Departure Points: London Eye, Belvedere Road, Tourist bus stop number 77, London, SE1 7GH (nearest tube and train station is Waterloo, 2 minute walk).
    Duration : 90min approx.
    This is not a Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour and customers will need to remain on the bus for full loop.

    London by Night Tour:

    Meeting time: 7pm and 8pm
    Please arrive 15min prior to your departure.
    Departure Points: London Eye, Belvedere Road, Tourist bus stop number 77, London, SE1 7GH (nearest tube and train station is Waterloo, 2 minute walk).
    Duration : 90min approx.
    This is not a Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour and customers will need to remain on the bus for full loop.
    During summer months the night tour will operate mainly in daylight.

    24 Hours Hop on Hop off Bus:

    Valid for 24 hours from when you first hop-on the bus.
    Unlimited usage within the 24 hours.
    Free 24hrs Boat ride only to be used between Westminster Pier and St Katharine’s Pier.

    Please note:

    Buckingham Palace Gardens:
    For safety reasons, pushchairs are not permitted in the gardens. They must be checked in and reclaimed at the exit. Baby-carriers are available for loan.
    Use of mobile phones are permitted in the Palace garden. Mobile phones must be switched off elsewhere on the visitor route.
    Tickets cannot be amended or cancelled once booked.
    Clients that require mobility access must book by calling (+44) (0)303 123 7324.

    Golden Tours Bus:
    Live Guide are subject to availability on day.
    Audio guides will be available in 11 languages (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, Indian, Japanese and Arabic)
    To see our social distancing and health and safety policy, visit www.goldentours.com/covid-19
    No restroom available on board.
    No food will be provided on this tour.
    We will no longer be providing complimentary face masks to all our guests, but you are very welcome to wear your own mask.
    Buses will be cleaned thoroughly after every tour.

    HIGHLIGHTS
    MORE INFORMATION

    Buckingham Palace Gardens

    For the first time ever, the wonderful gardens of Buckingham Palace will be open this year for ticket holders to explore the fabulous gardens in detail. You will be able to walk on and sit down on the lawns and smell the flowers in the perfectly manicured borders. This is a one-off opportunity for 2021

    The Palace Gardens are home to about 30 different species of bird and are often described as a ‘walled oasis in the middle of London’. Take a relaxing stroll through some of the 42 acres of idyllic greenery, a truly wonderful part of the visit.

    24 Hours Hop on Hop off Bus

    Explore the wonderful sights of London with a hop-on hop-off open-top bus tour. Enjoy the freedom to see everything London has to offer – jump on and off at your leisure over the course of 24 hours.

    See the most iconic of London landmarks such as Big Ben, The London Eye, The Houses of Parliament, Tower Bridge, Westminster Abbey and The Tower of London.

    Click here to see Hop on Hop off map

    Hop-on Hop-off bus timetable.

    With the purchase of a 24 Hour Hop on Hop off Bus tour, you will also enjoy a FREE 24hrs River Thames Boat Ride!

    Free 24hr River Thames Hop-on Hop-off Boat Ride

    Enjoy an enthralling sightseeing cruise along the heart of London’s River Thames with this hop-on hop-off boat ride. Departing from Westminster and taking you to St Katharine’s Pier, you’ll get to soak in panoramic views of the capital’s most iconic landmarks for a sightseeing experience like no other! Discover fascinating facts as you cruise with live commentary from the captain and multimedia guides available via your Smartphone in Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German and Italian. Tickets are valid for 24 hours (unlimited usage within this time) so you can see the best of London at your own leisure!

    Click here to see the route map and full timetable.

    London by Night and London Day Bus Tour

    Sit back and relax as one of our well-ventilated open-top buses reconnects you with your favourite London landmarks. Glide past the Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace and Piccadilly Circus in this 90 minute fully guided tour of Central London.

    This tour is not Hop-On Hop-Off and guests will be required to remain on the same bus for the duration of the tour. We will be providing compulsory masks and gloves however, customers may wear their own if they wish.

    The buses will be running at reduced capacity and tickets will be sold in specific time slots to avoid overcrowding.

    Join us in reconnecting with this great city!

    Click here to view route map

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