While in Paris, travel by Eurostar across the English Channel to London for a day's sightseeing trip. One of the most exciting cities in the world – a day in London is sure to be memorable.
While in London you can take famous open top bus Hop-On, Hop-Off tour. Among other attractions, you will see are Buckingham Palace; the residence of the Queen, Westminster Abbey and the monuments which line the beautiful river Thames. London is also considered one of the best cities in the world for shopping. A day tour in the city is ideal for some indulgence!
Don’t miss this opportunity to travel to London for a day while in Paris.
01 Apr 16 - 31 Oct 16: Daily
01 Nov 16 - 31 Mar 17: Daily except Monday
16 hoursStart time
The start point for the tour is 2 rue des Pyramides, 75001, Paris.
The closest metro station is Tuileries (line n°01), Pyramides (line n°14) or Palais Royal (line n°7).
Please report at the meeting point 30 minutes before the start time for check-in. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
The tour ends at the Gare du Nord Station
The tour starts from mentioned bus terminals at 07:00am. From here an escort will accompany you to Paris Gare du Nord Station and give you all the tickets you will need that day. The rest of the tour is unescorted. You will depart Paris on the 08:07am departure which takes 2 hours and 40 minutes to reach London.
The Eurostar is a train service that connects London to Paris via the Channel Tunnel – a railway line that runs under the English Channel.
Arrive at St Pancras Station in London. From outside the station you can board the famous London open top bus Hop-On, Hop-Off tour which you will have been given a ticket for. This allows you to plan a day in London which suits you.
The tour travels past all the iconic London Landmarks; see the famous Piccadilly Circus and Trafalgar Square with Nelson’s Column in the centre surrounded by fountains (designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens) and four bronze lions. Also see Buckingham Palace; the official residence of the queen and the Palace of Westminster where the house of Parliament and the house of Lords are united.
See the famous Big Ben and Westminster Abbey, the Gothic Church where traditionally coronation ceremonies are held. It was also the final resting place many of the UK’s most influential figures.
Westminster is an ideal place to "hop-off" as here you can join a Thames River Cruise, a ticket for which is also included in the package.
Make your way back to St Pancras to catch the Eurostar train departing at 7:05pm.
The tour ends at the Gare du Nord Station, which you will reach at approximately 10:20pm.
Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.
Please check Passport and Visa requirements before travelling.
A ticket for the Hop-on Hop-off tour of London + a free ticket for a Thames cruise will be provided with the train ticket.
Please note that check-in will close 10 minutes before excursion start time.
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
This tour is amazing, but one day is not enough. The time leaving London for Paris,could have been a hour later on the train. The extra hour would make a difference. Also not...Doreen L Emmerson
The train was luxurious with a varied food compartment. The seats were comfortable. We waited for 30 mins to get clearance to enter the tunnel but that just added to our...Mrs Lynnete I Hudson