London in a Day: Tower of London Tour, Westminster Abbey & Changing of the Guard

275 reviews

8 hours

Max 20

Why take this tour?


  • See all of London's top attractions in a single day
  • Step inside Westminster Abbey to see the graves of some of the UK's most famous people
  • Enjoy a beautiful Thames Boat Trip with City Cruises
  • Witness the Changing of the Guard from special vantage points
  • Skip-the-line into the Tower of London
  • Sites Visited
  • Westminster Abbey
  • Changing of the Guard
  • Tower of London (Crown Jewels)
  • Tower Bridge
  • Buckingham Palace (exterior)
  • St James Palace (exterior)
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Houses of Parliament (exterior)
  • Big Ben (view)
  • London Eye (view)
  • St Paul's Cathedral (view)
  • The Shard (view)
  • The Gherkin (view)
  • Tour Includes
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour
  • Skip the line ticket for Westminster Abbey
  • Skip the line ticket for Tower of London
  • Thames Boat Trip with City Cruises
  • Headset

See all of London in a single day

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Latest reviews
Emily was absolutely fantastic! She was so knowledgeable that she knew the answers to all of our random questions. She was able to traverse the crowds and get us to the best locations for sightseeing. Above all else, she has an amazing personality and her depth and breadth of knowledge is incredibly impressive. I highly recommend Emily!
Chrissy · Dec 10, 2022 · United States · Female · 35 to 44 years
When travel companions had to return home unexpectedly, I was left on my own to explore London. Walks saved the day! A fabulous, extremely knowledgeable guide and wonderful day long tour. Perfect solution! I will do it again & again!
Peri · Oct 22, 2022 · United States · Female · 65 to 74 years
Guy was an excellent guide funny and very knowledgeable.
Karyn · Oct 15, 2022 · Australia · Female · 55 to 64 years
Guy was an excellent guide and very knowledgeable. He also knew a few secrets places to go to view the changing of the guard better etc. Would highly recommend him.
Karyn · Oct 15, 2022 · Australia · Female · 55 to 64 years
Top notch. Worth every penny.
Crosbie · Oct 15, 2022 · United States · Male · 55 to 64 years

Meeting Point

Meeting Point Map ⟶

Meeting Point
Parliament Square (Sir Winston Churchill Statue), Westminster, London, SW1P 3JX. 

Meet at the statue of Churchill on the northeast corner. Churchill is located closest to the intersection of Great George Street and Parliament Square. Your guide will be holding a green Walks sign. 

Please meet 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.


Can I take pictures in Westminster Abbey?
No. You are not allowed to take any photos while inside the Abbey. If you want a picture of the interior, you have to buy a postcard in the gift shop.
Can I take a bag into Westminster Abbey, Tower Bridge, and the Tower of London?
Yes, but only small bags. Please note that for security reasons your bags will also be checked before you enter. Here is a list of prohibited items: Sharp items e.g. knives (including Swiss army knives) scissors, cutlery and screwdrivers Paint spray Padlocks, chains and climbing gear Items that make a noise (e.g. whistles) Banners, placards and flags Liquids that are not in sealable containers

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