The Original London Hop-On-Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus and Cruise Tour
- Enjoy unlimited hop-on-hop-off across 100 stops on 6 sightseeing routes
- Enjoy the River Thames with your hop on hop off River Cruise Pass
- Learn about the capital with English-speaking guides and audioguides in 11 languages onboard
- Choose between a 24 or 48-hour pass so you can explore the city at your own pace
- Choose from three major walking tours
See the best of the city with this flexible London sightseeing tour
What better way to see the bustling capital of England than a hop-on-hop-off bus tour? It’s an easy method of travelling around the city with maximum coverage of all the major attractions. Step aboard a London sightseeing tour bus and watch the brilliant cityscape pass you by.
The best part about a hop-on-hop-off bus tour is that you can take your time and relax, unlike typical public transport! Choose between a 24-hour or 48-hour pass to explore London at your leisure. The pass offers further amenities, including an optional walking tour of the capital. Pick what you like from ‘The Changing of the Guard Walking Tour’ at 10:00 AM, ‘The Rock n Roll London Tour’ at 1:00 PM, or ‘The Jack the Ripper Walking Tour’ at 4:00 PM.
Unlimited hop-on-hop-off access to over 100 stops
Six routes with a hundred stops make the London sightseeing tour a comfortable learning experience. You do more than simply travel around; you get the time to check out the monuments and landmarks you have always wanted to see. Hop on and off as many times as you like. If a sight catches your eye, you can take all the time you wish to inspect and learn about it. When you’ve seen enough, jump on the next tour bus and continue your journey. Buses frequently run at 10-20 minute intervals, giving you enough time to get the most out of your preferred attractions.
Learn about the city from English-speaking guides, as well as audio guides available onboard in eleven languages. With them, you avoid skipping even the smallest of detail. Discover unheard secrets about the capital and learn Britain’s history.
Cruise the Thames at your leisure
Your London sightseeing tour is only complete when you have been on the hop-on-hop-off River Thames cruise. This is a different experience altogether, providing an alternate perspective of the city. While you see the busy capital and its various landmarks up close, the Thames cruise offers a view of central London right from the heart of the city. Watching the futuristic London Eye roll above the river is among the many sights you can enjoy. You can also see the Tower of London and Big Ben dominating the London Skyline. From the Houses of Parliament, MI6 Headquarters and Hampton Court Palace to Windsor Castle and Oxford, you get the opportunity to marvel at many of the famous attractions the city has to offer.
The Thames River cruise departs every 30 to 40 minutes between 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM, so you can board it anytime you want. The cruises are wheelchair-accessible and include open-air deck and panoramic windows, making it a relaxing journey for everybody onboard.
Get your tickets today! With a validity of six months upon purchase, you have plenty of time to decide what you want to do and where you want to go. Your pass is activated when you exchange the voucher. Take the London sightseeing tour today and create lifetime memories with your family and friends.
- Hop On Hop Off Original London Bus Tour
- English-speaking guide on the Yellow Route
- Commentary available in 11 languages
- Complimentary Wi-Fi onboard the buses
- Hop on Hop off River Cruise Pass
- Three Complimentary Walking Tours
- Admission to any attraction or museums other than the London Eye
- Food and Drinks
How to join the walking tours
The Changing of the Guard and Rock n Roll Walking Tours are available every day from The Original London Visitor Centre at Trafalgar Square.
The Changing of the Guard ceremony does not take place on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and days. When there is poor weather, you can watch the ceremony at Horse Guards, located off Whitehall in Central London.
The Jack the Ripper Walking Tour is available every day from The Original Tour bus stop at the Tower of London on Tower Hill. The Original London Visitor Centre address is the following: The Original Tour London, 17-19 Cockspur Street, Trafalgar Square, SWIY 5BL.
Getting your tickets
You will receive an email confirmation shortly after booking. Please print out the voucher and present it to the driver directly on the bus.
You may board at any stop within the seven routes. Your voucher is valid for six months from the date of purchase. The day on which you exchange your voucher counts as the first day of your pass.
Please note: A 1-day pass does not mean 24-hours. For example, if you redeem your voucher at noon, your service will end at the end of that day, not at noon the next day.
You may cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.