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Hop on Hop off Bus Tour - 48 Hours

Have an unforgettable tour of London on our hop-on hop-off bus through the heart of the city. Taking you to the doorstep of the capital’s most iconic locations, you’ll get to discover the very best that one of the most famous cities in the world has to offer! Whether you decide to stay on the open top bus and soak in panoramic views of London’s most iconic landmarks or hop-off at any of our bus stops dotted across the city, there is much to see and discover. Be driven through the famous Parliament Square, home to Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, go past the iconic London Eye as you enjoy the hustle and bustle of London’s Southbank area, see the city’s biggest skyscraper, The Shard, visit the golden gates of Buckingham Palace, the majestic St Paul’s Cathedral and much more. With audio commentary throughout giving you the chance to learn more about the capital, it’s the perfect way to get to know London, regardless of the time or your budget! You can use any of the routes available: The Classic Tour (Blue route): Covers all the main Central London sights and visits London’s Museum Quarter. Operating again from 12th Feb 2022. The Essential Tour (Red route): Passes Madame Tussauds and Kings Cross, as well as Hyde Park and Regents Park, two of the prettiest parks in London. Operating again from 26th of March 2022. The Morning and Evening Drop off Service (Yellow and Green routes): Operating in the morning and late afternoon, this route travels from the popular hotel districts to Central London. Click here to see Hop on Hop off map and timetable, valid from 12th of Feb until 25th of March 2022: https://d1wgio6yfhqlw1.cloudfront.net/UserFiles/file/london-hoho-blue-route-feb-mar-2022.pdf Click here to see Hop on Hop off map and timetable, valid from 26th March onwards: https://www.goldentours.com/siteimg/pages/london-hop-on-hop-off-map.jpg 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 audio 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 view Map & Timetable: https://d1wgio6yfhqlw1.cloudfront.net/UserFiles/file/trs-route-map.pdf https://d1wgio6yfhqlw1.cloudfront.net/UserFiles/file/trs-winter-timetable-2021-2022.pdf


Buses Depart Every 15-20 mins Departure point: You can join the tour from any of our stops. Each of our stops will be clearly signposted Golden Tours Hop on Hop Off/London Tour Bus. Free Hop-on Hop-off Boat Ride These cruises are operated by Circular Cruise Westminster. The first boat departs from Westminster Pier at 11am – to view the full timetable including last departure times click here: https://d1wgio6yfhqlw1.cloudfront.net/UserFiles/file/CCW Timetable Flyer Autumn Winter.pdf Boats leave every 30 minutes from: * Westminster Pier (Westminster Pier, Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH) * Embankment Pier (Embankment Pier, Victoria Embankment, London WS2N 6NU) * Festival Pier (Festival Pier, South Bank, London SE1 9PX) * Bankside Pier (Bankside Pier, Bankside, London SE1 9DT) * St Katharine’s Pier - for Tower of London - (St Katharine’s Pier, St Katharine's Way, London E1W 1LD) Cruise rides last 30 minutes. Please note; The cruise is subject to availability and currently only operating on a Friday, Saturday and Sunday. No refund can be given due to the cruise element being free of charge.


  • Hop on Hop off Bus Service
  • Ticket valid for 48 hours
  • Free 24hr River Thames Hop-on Hop-off Boat Ride
  • View such iconic structures as Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge and more!
  • See celebrated areas of London including Trafalgar Square and Piccadilly • Experience a sightseeing cruise like no other with your free 24-hour River Thames hop-on hop-off boat ride ticket • Choice of 11 languages in audio guide

Voucher redemption instructions

Upon arrival at the redemption location please present your voucher in exchange for your activity. Redeem your voucher online at https://www.gttickets.com/en/london/online-check-in by simply inserting your reference number formed of 8 numbers (58xxx... format) and your last name. Download your Golden Tours voucher and ensure you have it ready for the Hop-on Hop-off tour and the boat ride. No Golden Tours voucher= no admission. For any issues with the redemption please email reservations@goldentours.com a copy of your voucher. Physical redemption location in London: Golden Tours Visitor Centre Waterloo (London, UK), Unit 31, Elizabeth House, York Road, London, SE1 7NJ (Opening Times: Monday to Sunday - 8.30am to 7.30pm) Use your Golden Tours- Gray Line London pass to join the tour from any of our stops. Schedule: Daily service from 10:00am to 4:00pm Buses depart every 20- 30 minutes from London Eye, Belvedere Road, Tourist bus stop 4 , London, SE1 7GH (nearest tube station is Waterloo, 2 minute walk). ***Please note:*** The bus stops are subject to traffic conditions and diversions Hop-on Hop-off route map: https://d1wgio6yfhqlw1.cloudfront.net/UserFiles/file/london-hop-on-hop-off-map.pdf River cruise timetable: https://d1wgio6yfhqlw1.cloudfront.net/UserFiles/file/trs-timetable.pdf Free River cruise to be used between Westminster to Tower Bridge Quay or to Greenwich or vice versa. Please show your voucher at the Thames River Services ticket booth. As this is a complimentary, no refund can be provided if the boat ride is not used. *There will an English live guide on selected departures (subject to availability). Audio guides will be available in 11 languages (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, Indian, Japanese and Arabic) This is Hop-On Hop-Off bus service, you can join at any Golden Tours bus stop No restroom available on board Supplier: Golden Tours Gray Line London 020 72337070; reservations@goldentours.com


  • 48 Hour Hop on Hop off Pass
  • Free Thames River Boat Ride valid for 24 hours
  • Entrances to attractions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drink, unless specified

Suitable for

  • Solo travellers
  • couples
  • children
  • groups
  • students
  • business trip
  • wheelchair

Additional Information

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Product Type:
Tailor made
Tour Leader Type:
Independent / self drive


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