Welcome on a student weekend tour to London.
This information shows example itineraries to use as a guideline, please note that the order we visit various attractions may change depending on circumstances or time of year.
Please follow the advice of your tour manager and make sure that you are at the various pick up points and departures at the correct times.
Student Top Attractions in London
On arrival in the capital, we will begin the day with a sightseeing tour, including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Horse Guards Parade, Downing Street, Big Ben & The Houses of Parliament.
From Westminster, you will have the opportunity to take a boat trip on the River Thames (extra charge). An ideal way to see all of the sights of London from the comfort and warmth of these tourist boats with their large panoramic windows.The boat trip travels from Big Ben, passing the London Eye, St Pauls Cathedral, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and many other famous landmarks – arriving at Tower Bridge and the Tower of London, where you will re-join our coach to return to the city centre. Please book the boat trip with your tour guide on the coach.
During the afternoon you will have some free time at Piccadilly & Leicester Square and an opportunity to do some shopping on Regent & Oxford Street. Then we are meeting late in the afternoon to go to the hotel.
After breakfast (included) we will check out from the hotel.
You will also have the opportunity to visit some of London’s museums - The Natural History Museum, Tate Modern and the British Museum are all free to enter. There is also the National Art Gallery at Trafalgar Square which is free to enter. Alternatively you can visit the shops on Carnaby Street, Oxford Street or visit Covent Garden Market or Chinatown. There are also many payable attractions like London Eye, Madame Tussauds, London Dungeon and many others which you may wish to visit.
You will depart from the city centre around 5pm for the return journey getting to your destination late evening time.
Optionals extras are also available, but they are not included in the tour price.
Optional room upgrades available at extra cost.
We are meeting late in the afternoon to go to the Hotel. Standard accommodation is triple or quad rooms (x3/4 people per room) with ensuite bathroom and breakfast included.
* Note: In busier periods of the year (eg middle of summer) we may have alternative accommodation and possibly have higher numbers of people sharing a room or use a hostel rather than a hotel. *