Simply Windsor Castle - Afternoon Tour

June 2018

More information about Simply Windsor Castle - Afternoon Tour tickets

  • Description

    Departing from Central London, your driver will take you straight to Windsor Castle for an extended visit. Upon arrival at Windsor Castle audio guides are available in different languages.

    Windsor Castle
    Steeped in history, Windsor Castle perches proudly on a lush wooded hill overlooking the Thames. Dating back to Norman times, with sweeping landscaped gardens and turreted Round Tower, it’s easy to see why it’s the Queen’s favorite weekend residence. Enjoy a fascinating through–the–keyhole peek at the lavish State Apartments, home to priceless artworks by Rembrandt and Leonardo da Vinci, and visit St. George’s Chapel, the atmospheric final resting place of former monarchs including Henry VIII. You can visit Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House, a truly incredible structure complete with working lifts, running water, electricity and wine bottles, all in miniature!

    This tour is unescorted and you will spend approximately 2 hours in Windsor Castle

    This tour finishes at approximately 6.30pm in Victoria or Kensington (Gloucester Road).

  • Schedule

    1 April 2018 to 30 September 2018: Daily

    Departure Times: 
    Check-in time: 1:30pm from Victoria and 1:45pm from Kensington office. 
    Return (approx.): 6:30pm

    Return Point: You will be dropped back at Victoria or Kensington (Gloucester Road)

    Windsor Castle Completely Closed:
    • 15 June 2018: (last admission 15:00, closes 16:00)
    • 17, 18 June 2018: Castle completely closed
    • 19 June 2018: State Apartments closed
    • 5 July 2018: Last admission 3pm, last entry to the State Apartments 3.30pm, closes at 4pm
    • 25 - 26 December 2018: Castle completely closed
  • Additional Information

    What's Included in the tour

    • Entry to Windsor Castle State Apartments
    • Visit Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House & St George’s Chapel
    • Audio guides are provided in different languages at Windsor Castle: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Russian, Spanish.

    What's Excluded in the tour

    • Gratuities (optional)
    Please Note:
    • You must bring the e-ticket provided to gain entry to this tour.
    • This tour is unescorted
    • St. George’s Chapel is closed to visitors on Sundays as services are held throughout the day.
    • *During Peak Periods, Additional Vehicles Without Wi-Fi May Be Used
    • Windsor Castle’s State Apartments will be closed on the 23rd January 2018, 19th April 2018 and 21st April 2018. The Precincts and Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House will continue to be open
    • This tour finishes at approximately 6.300pm in Victoria or Kensington (Gloucester Road).
  • Highlights
    • Entry to Windsor Castle State Apartments
    • See Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House and Visit St George’s Chapel
    • Audio Guide available at Windsor Castle in multiple languages
    • Return Transportation in luxury air conditioned vehicle