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Best of Westminster Private Tour & Shard Viewing Gallery Entry

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Ever wondered what London looks like from 244m high? Then join your private guide for one of the best Westminster Sightseeing Tours plus entry to the tallest public viewing platform in London!


Sights you’ll see on your walking tour include Buckingham Palace (Changing of the Guard - certain days only), Downing Street, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, Parliament Square, the Houses of Parliament & more!


Then you'll ascend the Shard for an epic 360-degree view across the whole city!

09:00 AM

Meeting Point

The Ritz

- - Meet your local guide outside the Ritz hotel (W1J 9BR). Next to two red telephone boxes. Nearest underground station is Green Park.

09:10 AM

Buckingham Palace

Your tour begins with a stroll through royal Green Park to Buckingham Palace - official residence of the King! Here, your guide will tell stories of the palace's long history.



(Pssst....want to see the famous Changing of the Guard ceremony? This is your chance! Book the 10am start time on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, or any day in June & July)

10:00 AM

The Mall

We then walk up The Mall, past Clarence House (where Charles & Camilla often stay when they are in London) & catch a glimpse of St James Palace. We will stop along the way to admire the various statues, historic buildings & monuments.

10:30 AM

Trafalgar Square

You'll visit Westminster's most famous public square, built to commemorate the Battle of Trafalgar and the site of many famous British gatherings. See Nelson's Column and many other statues and historic buildings around the square.

11:00 AM

Whitehall

Continue towards the political heart of London, passing Downing Street and the London Eye along the way.

11:20 AM

Parliament Square & Houses of Parliament

See famous statues including Winston Churchill in this historic square, and admire the impressive Houses of Parliament (Palace of Westminster) and Big Ben!

11:40 AM

Westminster Abbey

Next, you'll approach the iconic Westminster Abbey, where many Royal weddings, funerals, and coronations have taken place over centuries. Your guide will tell you stories of the abbey's past and the famous people buried here.

12:00 PM

Make your way to The Shard

You will say goodbye to your guide near Westminster Abbey, and they will give you directions to get to The Shard - just a short ride on public transport.

Ascend to The Shard Viewing Gallery

You'll arrive at The Shard, where a high-speed elevator will take you to floor 68. Once here, enjoy a spectacular 360-degree view stretching out across the city for up to 40 miles! If you’re feeling brave, you can even head up to the open-air viewing platform on level 72!

Ending Point

Near Westminster Abbey

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What‘s included

Fun Local Guide

Private Walking Tour of Westminster Area

Over 20 of the top sights of London

Entry ticket to The Shard Viewing Gallery

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What‘s not included

Food and drinks

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Transport to The Shard (please bring contactless card/Oyster card)

Tour Important Information

*This is a walking tour so please wear comfortable shoes

*The tour will run in all weather so bring an umbrella or rain jacket

*Food & drink not included - please bring snacks and water

*Please note that your guide will not accompany you to The Shard, but will give you directions and entry tickets

Cancellation Policy

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$385/ per group

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