See over 1000 years of historic Royal London come to life with your own expert guide: From the royal residences of Buckingham and St James Palace, to the potency of Big Ben and the spectacular Houses of Parliament.
Discover Royal London's historic landmarks
Visit the City of Westminster and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
Guided visit to the Changing of the Guard Ceremony** at Buckingham Palace
Go behind the scenes and discover secret squares and traditional London streets
Free collection and return to your central London hotel
Offering unbelievable value, the London Half Day Tours are essential to any visitor wanting to truly discover western Europe's largest city, regardless of whether this is your first or tenth visit.
The tour takes you to the main sightseeing locations of Royal London and many of the hidden streets and squares which the tour buses miss.
Unlike other tours, this is not just an orientation service with free time "to wander". Our tours are fully escorted with your own professional tour guide so that you never miss a beat. With your own chauffeur there are no parking problems or walking long distances to see the sights. The curbside service stops right by each attraction: there is no better way to avoid delays and help make the most of your valuable sightseeing time.
Your private London Magical Tours team will take you on a fascinating look at London, with stops being made at all the major sights for you to go out on walking guided tours with your own expert guide to truly enjoy your day.
Forget parking problems as your chauffeur driven vehicle stops next to the London sights away from the masses, leaving your guide free to take you out to share anecdotes and stories about London past and present.
Enjoy a guided visit to the world famous Changing of the Guard Ceremony** and discover over 1000 years of history with guided tours of both the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and the City of Wesminster. Experience the grandeur that is London in the most comfort and tranquility.
London Half Day Tour Highlights
Changing of Guard**
St James' Palace
The London Eye
Houses of Parliament
Royal Albert Hall
St James Park
There are no hidden extras: prices include your own private tour guide and chauffeur team or driver-guide, private vehicle, parking fees, collection and return to your central London hotel or Victoria Station and all taxes. We do not charge additional fees for card payments. Lunch/Entrance fees not included. Internet prices include a discount for online bookings.
Prices are according to your party's size. For example, the cost of the Half Day London Tour is £549 for a party of 6, which works out at £91.50 per person. At less than £95 pp, private tours are amazing value, offering a personal experience for less than the cost of bus tours - see the London Magical Tours Difference
More than 6 passengers? Benefit from our group savings for 7 to 100+ passengers: please see Private London Group Tours
On a corporate visit or wanting to make the most of a special occasion? Upgrade to our two highest category of service, Gold or Platinum VIP levels of service in upgraded vehicles for extra space and comfort.
Benefit from a reserved table and enjoy a traditional Pub Meal or Afternoon Tea with special priority service, exclusively to London Magical Tours clients. These can be ordered at the time of booking to avoid lengthy waits and help make your day run smoothly.
Tour Dates and Times
Daily throughout the year. First tour slot at 9:00am, last tour at 3:00pm. Outside working hour quotations are available on request.
Tours are also available in most languages through our specialist multi-lingual guide team, including Spanish, French, Russian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Cantonese. Language surcharges may apply.
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Other Tour Ideas
A popular combination with this tour is the Magical Windsor Tour. Home to the largest inhabited castle in the world, Windsor's spectacular location in the Great Park make its the ideal day trip to the English countryside.
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