The Original Tour London Bus Sightseeing Tour - 72 Hours
The Original London Sightseeing Tour - 72 Hours provides more than just a great way to travel around London. Founded in 1951 at the time of The Festival of Britain and now the largest single sightseeing operator in the world, it has now become established as the essential introduction to London. It is the only sightseeing tour to offer you total choice and flexibility. The Hop-on Hop-off service allows you to board any of our tour routes at over 80 different stops with a commentary in English or a wide choice of other languages. Our Kids' Club provides an educational but fun alternative for 5-12 year olds. Our services are frequent and reliable with tours running daily, every 15-20 minutes. The Original Tour allows you to experience all the magical sights and sounds of London in a comfortable and secure environment.
This tour is provided on an Open Voucher basis. There is no need for reservations, simply take your voucher to any of the main start points and they will validate your ticket.
Approximately 2 hours 15 minutes for one complete tour on red/yellow routes; 1 hour 30 minutes for one complete tour on blue route
The Original London Visitor Centre, 17-19 Cockspur Street (Trafalgar Square), Piccadilly Circus (Whitcomb Street), Victoria, Kensington Palace Gardens and Russell Square/Woburn Place
Passengers may end tour at any stop
Runs daily every 15-20 minutes from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (runs more frequently and later during the summer months)
Entrance fees; lunch; transportation to/from hotel
No service on December 25. Special schedules run December 24, 26, 31 and January 1.
Commentary is digitally recorded in English, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, German, Portuguese, Mandarin & Japanese on red and blue routes. The kids' channel is available on the blue route. The yellow and red routes are live guided in English.
Ticket valid 48 hours and good on all routes. Free Thames River cruise pass and 3 Free Walking Tours. The free Thames River cruise pass is only valid between Westminster Pier and Tower Pier. Customers cannot travel to/from Greenwich.