Changing of the Guard Guided Walking Tour in London
The most fun 1.5-hour tour in London. Watch the Changing of the Guard with an experienced and acclaimed guide, where you'll be taken to the best places to see the ceremony. Along the way you'll see palaces, royal parks, royal residences and even have an opportunity to march alongside the guards. The walk is interesting for adults, fun for kids, and will almost certainly be the highlight of your stay in London.
Please note that you will not see the section of the ceremony on the courtyard of Buckingham Palace, but rather the other highlights of the ceremony.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Piccadilly Circus, London W1J 9HS England
We begin the tour in this iconic location in Central London
Duration: 5 minutesStop At:
St. James's Palace, Marlborough Road, London SW1A 1BQ England
We see this 500 year old palace from the outside and wait for the Guards to begin the ceremony.
Duration: 20 minutesStop At:
Changing of the Guard, Constitution Hill Buckingham Palace, London SW1A 1AA England
We follow the guards along the Mall, and have a beautiful view of Buckingham Palace.
Duration: 15 minutesPass By:
Regent Street, London W1, London England
We walk along this beautiful street on the way to the royal section of London.
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"There are no toilet or refreshment breaks on this tour"
"Tour operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"Ceremony can be altered at the discretion of the British Army, or occasionally due to rain"
"All tours are dependent on the British Army's schedule"
"No dogs are allowed on the tour other than guide dogs."
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"We do not see the section of the ceremony which occurs on the courtyard of Buckingham Palace, but instead we observe the highlights of the ceremony in other locations."
"No videoing of the guide unless they have given permission"
"Arrive ten minutes before the tour for check in. Out of respect for other customers, we do not wait for latecomers."
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Travellers should have good mobility as we encounter three flights of steps and march at the same pace as the guards at one point"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Piccadilly Circus, London, UK
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.