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The Original London Sightseeing Tour

| The Original London Visitor Centre, London SW18 1TB, England
+44 20 8877 1722
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
| The Original London Visitor Centre, London SW18 1TB, England
+44 20 8877 1722
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We lucked out and visited London on a warm and very sunny day. We boarded a bus at Piccadilly Circus. Unfortunately this bus did not have a live tour guide. I suspect if we did have a live guide on the bus, I would have...More

Thank TravLBRo
Reviewed yesterday

It was such a horrible experience. They decided to change drivers at some random stop and wait till they get the bus load of people. Drivers were rude and no clear directions were given when we reach a certain stop, only scream at the very...More

Thank tdenise268
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great way to get an overview of the city and learn a small amount of history and culture along the way. Fortunately, the guy who sold us our tickets at Buckingham Palace had us wait for the bus with the live guide...More

Thank 40by40
Reviewed 3 days ago

A little expensive at 32 pounds each for a 24 hour ticket, but does include a boat tour on the Thames and some walking tours. A good way to get all around London and see the major sights with entertaining narration. We took their 3...More

1  Thank Frank M
Reviewed 5 days ago

A good way to see London and not tire your feet and learn lots of things along the way. You can easily hop on and off to spend extra time in places. All the staff are friendly and informative.

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Original Sightseeing Tour was booked in advance. There are so many choices of tours, and we found that this one was the best. The booking on the net was easy. There are different bus circles - we took the Yellow, which is the longest...More

Thank Lynge T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited London for a day trip and thought a hop-on, hop-off would be great idea. I research the routes and stops and purchased tickets on line, so arrived well prepared. But, the day didn't start well as we spent 20 minutes looking for the...More

Thank Jacqueline H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was entertaining French friends who do not speak any English, and we came up by train from the south west of England, arriving at Waterloo around midday. We managed to do the whole circuit and also walk around in places, in just over six...More

Thank Christine E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We purchased these tickets at the airport and found that we'd gotten a real treat. The Hop-On Hop off was a good feature and made it easy to tour London at our leisure. The real treat for us was the Thames River cruise tickets that...More

1  Thank Kia G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A well spent few hours seeing the different hot spots in the city from a perspective that can't be seen from a car. Between the different routes and a cruise on the Thames, this is a great way to see the buildings and areas that...More

1  Thank Foosh9
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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Does the tour bus stop up near Kings cross station on a weekend for pick up and drop off? Can you get on and off on all the colour tours too?
10 May 2017|
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Response from the0riginalt0ur | Property representative |
Hi Houghie1, our buses do stop at Kings Cross station in the morning and in the evening (Orange Route). And yes, you can hop-on hop-off as many times as you want. Best regards, Max
is there a WIFI in the bus?
2 May 2017|
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Response from roypat2 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, sorry !!
If I get on in bayswater on the blue route can I change to the red at marble arch?
26 April 2017|
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Response from GirthMoon | Reviewed this property |
They don't have a red line any more - they've just updated their map. The main sightseeing route is the yellow route, where the buses alternate between live guides in English and multilingual recorded commentary. You can... More