London is a place of culture and diversity. The area is rich in history. When visiting London, vacationers relish in the idea that they are walking on some of the same streets as kings and queens. While in London, vacationers visit the location where William the Conquer, Elizabeth I and Henry V are buried. In addition, visitors can actually visit locations where literary greats such as Charles Dickens, William Shakespeare and Samuel Johnson were entombed.
London also has a rich history of hauntings which include the Ham House which lies in wait in Richmond-on-Thames. To get the most out of your London vacation and enjoy the many sites and historical areas of London, book one, two or all of the following day tours.
Windsor Castle and Stonehenge London Day Trip
One of London’s best selling day trip tours is a trip to Windsor Castle, Stonehenge and Bath. The Windsor Castle tour allows all visitors entrance to and a tour of the home of England’s first and only Royal Family. Guest will witness the spectacular changing of the Guard. The tour highlights St George’s Chapel and State Apartments at Windsor Castle, a panoramic tour of Georgian Bath, tour of the Roman Baths, guest ride in first-class luxury coach’s and are serviced by a professional guide. All guest are picked up from any of the centrally located hotels. The most amazing site on this tour to some is the stones of Stonehenge. The Stones were placed on the plain near Salisbury over 5,000 years ago. The questions still left unanswered are: Who built Stonehenge and why? Scholars and theologians have questioned this with no plausible answer.
Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle Day Trip
With more than 900 years of history at your feet, the Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle day tour is one you don’t want to miss. And because of its popularity, book your seats on this one early. Windsor Castle is the official residence of The Queen. Visitors can walk the grounds of the palace and even explore the state apartments. And with this tour, you might also enjoy the Changing of the Guard. Or enjoy the scenery and sunlight from the loft at St. George’s Palace. After the tour of the Chapel, The Queen’s Palace and a few other sites, visitors are taken on a ride through Runnymede. Runnymede is the site where King John signed the Magna Carta.
London Eye and Thames River Sightseeing Cruise
With amazing views that allow visitors to see London from a distance in the air of four hundred forty two feet , London Eye is the globe’s tallest observation wheel. London eye is one of the major draws to London. It takes it place along with landmarks such as Eros, Tower Bridge, the Tower of London and others. Filmmakers love London eye so much, it is often used as the backdrop in major movies and films. From the deck of a select boat, guest can enjoy views of London that captivate and intrigue. The sightseeing cruise takes you past some of London’s most spectacular landmarks. In addition, guest can enjoy lower deck saloons or languish and enjoy the sights from the top deck.
Paris Rail Day Trip From London
Guest will arrive in Paris Gare du Nord and from there they can explore luxurious, enchanting Paris. Buy tickets hop on the Hop-on-Hop-off City tour to see sights such as the Louvre, Champs Elysee’s, Eiffel Tower and much much more. If you want an escorted tour, select ‘Escorted Paris.’ With an English speaking guide, guest will be taken on a panoramic tour of Paris with a stop at the Eiffel tower. Late afternoon, guest are taken on a cruise down the River Seine. From there, guest are given an escorted tour of the Notre Dame Cathedral. Enjoy dinner, and a day of shopping or just relax before enjoying a train ride back to your hotel.
England in One Day Trip
With limited time, enjoy the sights of London, England in one day. Guest will be taken on a tour of breathtaking Cotswolds with its countryside views and bustling market towns in addition to magnificent Church’s. Next guest take a walking tour to explore the UNESCO Georgian town of the Bath with its delightful crescents and amazing architecture. Guest will then visit the birthplace of Shakespeare, Stratford-upon-Avon. while there, they will see Shakespeare’s Birthplace Museum. Guest will also be treated to champagne and scones at Shakespeare’s Garden and as icing on the cake, they will discuss the mystery surrounding in addition to examining the Stones at Stonehenge. All this plus, guest will be escorted around the area with an English speaking guide in a first class luxury coach.