As the sun descends on London around Christmas time, the city bursts into life with twinkling festive light displays. Iconic landmarks and shop windows are adorned in glittering lights and streets are lined with sparkling festive joy, as twinkling fairy lights cover the city. An open-top bus tour led by an expert guide is the best way to see the cream of the city’s festive light displays.
See the London’s famous landmarks twinkling for Christmas and see the skyline shine against the dark wintery sky. See Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus, The Strand and Aldwych, the modern beauty of the London Eye, Tower Bridge and the world famous Christmas lights and extravagant window displays on busy Regent Street.
An expert guide regales you with facts and stories about the city as you pass historical buildings and drive along old streets, teeming with history. Take photos along the way or just sit back and enjoy the sights; it’s the best way to see the city at is dazzling best.
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Days of Operations:
11th November 2023 to 2nd January 2024;
Please arrive at least 15min prior to your departure time.
London Eye Departures:
Departure and Return Point: Belvedere Road, Tourist bus stop, London, SE1 7NA (nearest tube station is Waterloo, 2 minute walk). In front of the London Eye
Departure and Return Point: Bus Stop 1, Bulleid Way, 123-151 Buckingham Palace Rd, Victoria, London, SW1W 9SR
Green Park Departures:
Departure and Return Point: Outside Green Park Station, Piccadilly, Tourist Bus Stop, London W1J 9DZ
Children aged 0 to 4 years travel free of charge but will not occupy a seat. If you would like your infant to be seated, please purchase a child seat for them.
Please arrive 15min prior to your departure time to allow time for boarding.
English Live Guide will be available on this tour.
Traffic can be heavy in London around Christmas time. We try to keep you on the move and see as many lights as possible. Therefore, the route may alter slightly on certain days. On days when traffic is light, the tour may only take 60 to 70 mins.
This is not a Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour.
No restroom available on board.
**You can cancel your reservation for this product up to 48 hours before departure and get a refund in full.
A tour of London’s spectacular Christmas light displays
See the city of London glitter and sparkle for the festive season
See Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus, the London Eye and Big Ben.
Drive past the world-famous lights of London’s Regent Street
All open top buses have free Wi-Fi
Guided by a friendly London expert
60 to 90 min tour of London's Christmas lights
Live English-speaking tour guide
Food and beverages
Hotel pick up or drop off