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Visit two iconic London attractions, go on a tranquil cruise on River Thames and delve into London’s dark side with a Jack the Ripper tour- all with this saver combo that brings together an eclectic mix of London experiences!
Enjoy a guided tour of St Paul’s Cathedral, the venue for the wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana and the thanksgiving services for both the Diamond Jubilee and 80th Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen. Tour the Tower of London with a guide, admire the majestic architecture and see the Crown Jewels. See London from River Thames on a picturesque cruise and later in the evening, visit places with a dark and terrifying past with the thrilling Jack the Ripper tour late in the evening!
You will also get to sample traditional British fish and chips from one of London's most authentic restaurants.
1 Nov 18 - 1 Mar 19 :Wed & SunDuration
9 hours approximatelyStart time
London city tour: 1pm
River Cruise: Timings vary
Jack the Ripper tour: 7pm
London city tour: Original London Visitor Centre, Trafalgar House, 17-19 Cockspur St, London SW1Y 5BL, United Kingdom
The closest stations are Piccadilly Circus (Underground: Piccadilly & Bakerloo lines) and Charing Cross (National Rail plus Underground: Bakerloo & Northern lines).
River cruise: Westminster Pier or the Tower of London
Jack the Ripper tour: Original London Visitor Centre
Join the tour at the Original London Visitor Centre at the scheduled time.
London city tour:
You will visiting two major London attractions in a luxury motor coach with a professional tour guide by your side. The sequence of the tour will be as follows:
St Paul’s Cathedral- Explore Sir Christopher Wren's masterpiece with its magnificent dome and impressive architecture. The St Paul’s Cathedral was rebuilt after the Great Fire of London in 1666 and was the venue for the wedding of Charles, Prince of Wales and Lady Diana. More recently, the cathedral was the location for the thanksgiving services for the Diamond Jubilee and 80th Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen.
The Tower of London- Enter the Tower of London, one of the world's most famous and spectacular fortresses which has served as a royal palace, prison, armoury and even a zoo. Founded by William the Conqueror in 1066-7 and expanded by successive sovereigns, the ancient stones hold forbidden tales and the vaults shine with priceless jewels. The tour includes a visit to the Crown Jewels, including the magnificent solid-gold crown used at the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, the enormous Cullinan diamonds and the extraordinary Koh-I-Noor.
The cruise operates on a regular basis between the Tower of London and Westminster Pier every 30 minutes. Take your River Thames and ending your tour at Westminster Pier, for a short walk back to Trafalgar Square before you join your Jack The Ripper tour which departs from The Original London Visitor Centre.
Jack the Ripper tour:
The tour starts from the Original London Visitor Centre at 7pm. Un-earth the dark side of London as you board a luxury coach and start your night from Theatre Drury Lane. Known as the most haunted theatre in London, hear, blood-curdling stories about the infamous site from your guide. Feel the jitters as you see the Old Bailey - the site of numerous public hangings, drive along Fleet Street, home of Sweeney Todd - the demon barber of Fleet Street - and his accomplice, Mrs Lovatt, who was said to have baked pies from the flesh of his victims, selling them to unsuspecting customers.
Proceed to London’s East End, a hotbed of crime in the 19th century. Learn about the notorious Jack the Ripper who unleashed terror in London when he emerged from the shadows to stalk and butcher his victims. Disembark from your coach and walk the death trail of Jack the Ripper, inspecting the murder sites, deciphering the evidence and discussing the case. See the 10 Bells Pub, built in 1752 where many of Jack the Ripper's victims were said to have got drunk before being killed. Mystery still ensues about the identity of the suspect.
You will also visit one of London’s most authentic fish and chips restaurants where you can sample this world famous British cuisine – their fish is supplied by Billingsgate Market and served in the traditional manner as you continue your walking tour. You will walk through Spitalfields; one of the oldest markets in London.
The tour ends at a pub near Trafalgar Square after approximately 3 hours.
Please call the activity operator at least 48 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all departure details. St. Paul's Cathedral will be closed to visitors as follows 6 Mar, 8 Mar & 15 March, 19 April, 22 Jun, 24 Jun & 29 Jun.
You will stop for photographs at St Paul's Cathedral and spend longer at Tower of London instead.
Jack the Ripper is a combination coach/walking tour and will finish at a traditional pub near Trafalgar Square. This tour is not suitable for anyone under the age of 12 years.
We would usually suggest that guests take the river cruise after the London tour. From Westminster, take a short walk to Trafalgar Square where Jack the Ripper tour starts from The Original London Visitor Centre.
Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.