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Golden Tours London: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus with Madame Tussauds or View from The Shard

  • When does it run?
    Daily
  • Start time

    9am - 5:30pm, every 15 - 30 minutes (depending on the route)

  • Duration
    24 hours 
Inclusions
  • 1-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
  • Entrance to Madame Tussauds or The View from The Shard
  • Live English or multilingual audio guide available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese & Russian
  • Free Wi-Fi on all open-top buses
  • Free Walking Tour (Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday)
  • Free River Thames Cruise
  • Tower of London (if you upgrade)
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (16+)
  • Child (4-15)
  • Infant (0-3)

Key Highlights

  • Combine your ticket with entrance to London's premium attractions - Madame Tussauds or View from The Shard
  • Upgrade your ticket to include entrance to Tower of London
  • Freedom to explore as you wish on open top buses
  • Hop on and off at over 70 stops with on-board audio commentary
  • Enjoy a FREE walking tour and 24-hour Thames River hop-on, hop-off cruise
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted!

Overview

Travel around London conveniently with this flexible Hop-on, Hop-off Bus from Golden Tours. To top the deal, you can upgrade and combine your ticket with admission to any one of the city’s major attractions - Madame Tussauds, View from The Shard and Tower of London.  

Valid for 24 hours, your London hop-on, hop-off ticket gives you access to comprehensive bus routes that snakes around almost every nook and corner of the city, and takes you past all the key attractions. You have the following ticket options to choose from:

  • Hop-on, hop-off ticket + Madame Tussauds
  • Hop-on, hop-off ticket + Madame Tussauds + Tower of London
  • Hop-on, hop-off ticket + View from The Shard 
  • Hop-on, hop-off ticket + View from The Shard + Tower of London 


A multilingual audio-guide tells you fascinating facts about the things you see. From Buckingham Palace to Trafalgar Square, Kings Cross, St. Paul's Cathedral and more, getting around the city is a breeze with this tour.

ATTRACTIONS COVERED

  • Buckingham Palace
  • Tower of London
  • St. Paul’s Cathedral
  • Madame Tussauds
  • London Eye
  • Tower Bridge
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Parliament Square
  • Westminster Abbey
  • St James’ Palace

…. And more!

The tickets also come with a bunch of freebies you can enjoy.

FREE Walking Tour - Special Bonus (Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.): Your fantastic bus tour package also includes the chance to find out more about London on a walking tour. There are two great options and these are listed below. Choose the one which appeals to you most:

  • The Royal Walking Tour (including Changing of the Guards)
  • The Beatles London Walking Tour

FREE River Thames Cruise: The bus tour package also includes an enthralling hop-on, hop-off River Thames boat ride which lets you enjoy unique sweeping perspectives over London’s attractions and landmarks, between Westminster and St Katherine’s Pier. Valid for 24 hours, you hop on and off as many times as you wish to discover some delightful sights.

About the Supplier: Golden Tours specialise in London Sightseeing and UK tourism, offering high-quality tours, attraction tickets and day trips to other incredible destinations in England, such as Stonehenge, Bath, Oxford and The Cotswolds.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    24 hours 

  • Start time

    9am - 5:30pm, every 15 - 30 minutes (depending on the route)

  • Meeting Point

    You can hop on from any of the stops
    Each of our stops will be clearly signposted Golden Tours Hop on Hop Off/London Tour Bus.

  • Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • 1-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
  • Entrance to Madame Tussauds or The View from The Shard
  • Live English or multilingual audio guide available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese & Russian
  • Free Wi-Fi on all open-top buses
  • Free Walking Tour (Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday)
  • Free River Thames Cruise
  • Tower of London (if you upgrade)
  • Entrances to other attractions, unless specified

Please note

Voucher Type: Mobile (if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

Validity: 12 months from the date chosen at the time of booking

Wheelchair accessibility: Yes

London is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause disruption.

OPTIONS SELECTED

Madame Tussauds: Daily, 9am - 6pm

View from The Shard: Daily, 10am to 10pm (9:15pm on Saturdays)

Tower of London: Daily 

Mar to Oct: 9am - 5:30pm (Tue - Sat) // 10am - 5:30pm (Sun & Mon)

Nov to Feb: 9am - 4:30pm (Tue - Sat) // 10am - 4:30pm (Sun & Mon)

Customer Reviews

  • Kaushik Ghosh, India 06/05/2018
  • Great tour, highly recommended
    Michael Davis, New Zealand 05/25/2018
  • Great experience, covered all the highlights while giving us time to browse the areas we like
    Noel Conway, Canada 05/25/2018