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Hop on board an open-top bus with 360-degree views and explore all that London has to offer – by bus, by foot and by river! From historic sites and iconic architecture to bustling streets and the world famous River Thames – immerse yourself in the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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110 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9SA, England
Belgravia
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+44 20 7808 6753
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Reviewed yesterday

Great way to get around London! Much better having a live person telling us what we were seeing versus the other tours with pre-recorded information. Lewis and Emma were the best!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Diane E
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spoilt for choice with 4 routes. Some waiting around but to be expected. Ian made the tour really interesting with a real general knowledge of London.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank V6355HTrichardt
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great time on the bus, with a very lovely host. I think her name was Caron. Also gave us great advice where to go. The bus-business is still kinda sketchy, you just never know if you made a decent deal price wise...More

Thank RVDNL
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great tour. IAN had a great sense of humor and very knowledgeable ! He knew many things about the city of London. Great guy

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Yoyo80631
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had Jojo as our commentary and she was wonderful. The bus tour covered all the scenic spots and with a few days in town, I can safely say I got to see majority of everything. Highly recommended if you're short on time.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Silo829
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lewis was so entertaining and knowledgeable that we didn’t got off at our intended stop, so our visit to London Tower will have to wait for another day.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience with jo jo, we got to hear lots of history & was very informative. Our 8yr old son said jo jo was the best & he loved it. Thank you Jo jo we will recommend to anyone.

Thank 704carolinee
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lewis was absolutely fantastic. Loved his sense of humour too. I felt that as a tour guide for the bus- Lewis rates as a 5 star guide. He answered all our questions- gave us extra information and this has made our stay such a better...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ja-nellie H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Taking the last bus on Tuesday, being the only family on the bus, Lewis still made it a very exciting and unforgettable experience for our children educating us on London’s history and landmarks. You are awesome Lewis! Thank you🙏🏻More

Thank lerikad
Ashleigh F, Marketing Executive at Big Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much lerikad for taking the time to review our service. It's always a pleasure to receive such glowing reviews and we're glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed your recent experience with Big Bus Tours. We will pass on your...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Did the big bus tour the first few hours being in London to get a feel of what there was to see and do. The tour guide JoJo was absolutely phenomenal. She was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. My husband and I really enjoyed the tour!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Belgravia
Home to the vast majority of embassies and diplomatic
residences in London, sophisticated and upscale
Belgravia also boasts a wealth of luxury hotels, fine
dining restaurants, and some of the city’s most stroll
worthy lanes. While the prices here are high, taking a
leisurely stroll through the streets of picturesque
and elegant white stucco houses is free. Hyde Park and
the Buckingham Palace Gardens are only a stone's throw
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Odinson O
2 December 2018|
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Response from wheatbixhighbraneli |
Hop on where you like , You can usually get tickets at every stop and if not they can get you sorted at one that does.
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Amy L
16 November 2018|
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Response from dpg1988 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they start over and yes you can stay on the bus.
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delynes
3 November 2018|
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Response from Hebatalla | Reviewed this property |
I think weekends are better because in weekdays streets are crowded by people going to and from work and school buses.
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