The Original London Sightseeing Tour with Kensington Palace, River Cruise and London Walking Tour
- Visit unique exhibitions about the lives of Lady Diana, Queen Victoria, and more at Kensington Palace.
- Explore the beautiful palace gardens.
- Choose a hop-on-hop-off bus tour and see London's landmarks from aboard an open-top bus.
- Discover the history of London on a free 90-minute walking tour of the city.
Discover the best of British Royalty by visiting Kensington Palace
A royal residence in London, Kensington Palace has been home to the English Royal Family since the 17th century. A tour of the Palace promises captivating insights into the lifestyles the Royal Family’s younger lineage follows. To enjoy exploring this world-famous landmark along with a river cruise and London walking tour, get your multi-attraction combo tickets today!
Kensington Palace hosts several awe-inspiring exhibitions to the public. Most are based on prominent historical figures such as Queen Victoria and Lady Diana and attract visitors to a great extent. You can even step inside the King’s 19 spectacular State Apartments. Explore the King’s Gallery, the Presence Chamber, the King’s Drawing Room, the Privy Chamber and more. You will be awed at the sights of breath-taking artworks ornamenting the King’s Staircase.
Lose yourself in the beauty of the Palace Gardens
See exotic plants and flowers by taking a tour of the Palace Gardens. Visit the Sunken Garden, a hundred-year-old garden with its dynamic horticultural displays. Numerous flowers and plants from the Victorian era have been put on display this year. Looking for a shaded place with good views? The Cradled Walk is the answer. Conceal yourself from the sun and watch the gardens sparkle in a wide range of colours. Remember to explore the Formal Gardens too before taking the London walking tour; it was the playground for the Royal Family’s little ones. The gardens are well-maintained and look just as refreshing today as they did then.
Explore the city on a flexible hop-on hop-off bus tour and a London walking tour
Get on one of the popular open-top red buses that take people through the city, showing them its major sights. This sightseeing tour allows you to experience the true vibe of London at your convenience. Hop on and off the bus as many times as you want and see your favourite attractions properly. The bus tour offers multi-lingual commentary, giving you interesting facts about the capital and its monuments. Since buses depart every 10-20 minutes, you can easily familiarise yourself with the busy city.
After that, you get to take the hop-on-hop-off River Thames. This is a sightseeing experience you are going to love because of the unique alternate perspective it offers. See the city’s major attractions, such as the Tower of London, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, London Eye and more. Another element that adds to this cruise’s charm is the fact that they depart every 30 to 40 minutes, letting you hop on and off at your convenience.
This isn’t all. Your combo experience comes with three walking tours, taking place throughout the day. You can finish all of them in 24 hours. The London walking tour takes place across three routes – Blue, Red and Yellow, with the latter providing a tour guide. The Blue and Red routes will provide pre-recorded commentary in 11 languages.
Purchase these multi-attraction tickets to make the most out of its cool benefits and see London in its entirety.
- Kensington Palace & Gardens entry tickets
- Hop-On Hop-Off Original London Bus Tour
- Commentary available in 11 languages
- Children's commentary in English (Yellow and Blue routes)
- Complimentary Wi-Fi onboard the buses
- Hop-on Hop-off River Cruise Pass
- Kids' activity pack
- Complimentary Walking Tours
- Entry tickets to any additional attractions
- Food and drinks
Summer (1st March – 31st October)
Monday – Sunday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Last admission: 5:00 PM
Winter (1st November – 28th February)
Monday – Sunday: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Last admission: 3:00 PM
Buses depart every 15-20 minutes from the various stops, between 8:30 AM and 6:00 PM.
Cruises depart every 30-40 minutes from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
There are three walking tours available: The Changing of the Guard Walking Tour at 10:00 AM, The Rock n’ Roll London Tour at 1:00 PM and Jack the Ripper Walking Tour at 3:30 PM.
Getting your tickets
You will receive your tickets via email shortly after booking. Please present a printed copy along with valid photo ID at Kensington Palace and before boarding the bus and boat. Hop-on Hop-off bus tours and river cruises will remain valid for 24 hours once activated.
Tickets cannot be cancelled, amended or rescheduled.