Travel in style on-board an iconic, vintage Routemaster bus. Receive a private welcome at The Tower of London, enjoy the food stalls at Borough Market and finish the day with a delicious afternoon tea at Westminster Abbey.
Evan Evans Tours can usually be booked a few days prior to departure, but advanced booking is recommended if you have a limited time window.
Dating back to 1066, this famous, UNESCO World Heritage Site is steeped in history, myth and legend and is home to the famous Crown Jewels. As one of the first groups to enter, you’ll experience The Tower before the crowds allowing quicker access to the Crown Jewels. Receive a private talk from the White Tower Warden to hear a unique insight into the oldest part of the Tower and the magnificent royal armoury.
Continuing on your vintage bus adventure you’ll head into the city to see the magnificent St Paul’s Cathedral, the financial district, imposing Tower Bridge and magnificent Borough Market; one of London’s oldest and largest food markets. Enjoy a delicacy from the hundreds of stalls, before heading on to Westminster Abbey.
From kings, queens, statesmen, soldiers, priests, heroes and villains – Westminster Abbey is steeped in more than a thousand years of history. The Abbey has been the coronation church since 1066 and is the final resting place of 17 monarchs. The present church, begun by Henry III in 1245, is one of the most important gothic buildings in the country. You will experience a fully guided tour as your guide brings the story of the Abbey to life.
Enjoy a sumptuous afternoon tea at the Cellarium Café located inside the Abbey. Tour ends here so enjoy your Afternoon Tea at your own pace.
This tour is booked and operated by Evan Evans Tours.
Days of operation:
Tuesday to Friday (April - October)
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday (November - March)
Tour Starts: 8.15am Evan Evans Office (boarding commences 8.00am)
Tour Finishes: 4.30pm Westminster Abbey
Duration: 8 hours
Tour operates in English.
Please note, you do NOT require a printed copy of your eticket. On booking, you'll recieve an email confirmation with your eticket. If you don't have access to a printer, an electronic copy on your phone is sufficient to join the tour.
The state of the art VOX Radioguide® system is used during the walking sections of this tour: guests are issued with a personal headset ensuring they never miss a word of the guide's commentary.