Free London Landmarks Tour (West) inc. Big Ben & Buckingham Palace

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Registered on June 28, 2021

See The Sights Tours is a small family business where every tour is led by a passionate local tour guide with each tour being carefully designed to give you a real insight into the history, culture and people behind the world's most iconic city.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Join this classic free walking tour of London and explore Westminster to get up close to many of the top London attractions.

On this free walking tour of London you'll discover the incredible true story of Buckingham Palace, admire the iconic Big Ben and step into the heartland of British government at the Houses of Parliament. 

You’ll relive the Royal weddings, coronations and funerals at Westminster Abbey (including the wedding of Prince William & Kate Middleton and the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II), find the home of the Prime Minister at Downing Street and stand in the centre of London in the historic Trafalgar Square. 

As you make your way through London you’ll stroll down the Royal driveway of The Mall, discover the amazing history of St James’s Palace and visit many more famous London sights including Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square, and Clarence House.

With so many of the top London attractions included, this classic free walking tour of London gives you the chance to enjoy the very best London sightseeing all on one of the best free tours in London.

IMPORTANT: Please only make a booking for each adult taking the tour. Children are welcome on the tour but do not need a booking.
For example - If you are a group of 2 adults and 3 children, then please make a booking for 2 people.

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  • Meeting point:
    Parliament Square, London SW1P 3JX, UK
    Parliament Square, London SW1P 3JX, UK
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    The tour starts at the Winston Churchill statue in Parliament Square. Parliament Square is the main square located between Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. If travelling by London Underground then the closest station is Westminster Station (Jubilee, Circle and District lines). Westminster Station is approximately a 2 minute walk from the start point. On arrival please meet your tour guide holding the yellow umbrella.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Shannon 21 Sep 2022
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

What a great way to get an introduction to London. Our guide had a solid understanding of the history and facts and was happy to provide recommendations throughout. Wo...

Shauna 04 Sep 2022
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Travelled alone - Aug 2022

Brilliant tour! Our guide was so funny and friendly and full of insightful knowledge that I had no idea about for London.

Caitlin 22 Dec 2021
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2021

Excellent tour! What an amazing opportunity to pick Mikes brain and learn about the history of Westminster.

Frazer 08 Nov 2021
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Travelled alone - Nov 2021

Excellent tour! Thanks!

Hayden 15 Oct 2021
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Travelled alone - Oct 2021

Great tour! Was both interesting and fun!

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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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