Classic Highlights Tour

Classic Highlights Tour of London

    Classic Highlights Tour

    This tour is customisable and private. We can provide a driver-guide with Luxury Sedan (3 PAX) or Van (8 PAX). For larger families and groups we can provide coaches from 16 to 49 seats with driver AND guide.

    This tour is ideal for first-time visitors and really captures the very best that London has to offer in half a day.

    Your private driver-guide will make sure the morning or afternoon itinerary suits you and will begin with offering an insight into London’s history.

    Enjoy a private guided tour inside London’s great royal church, Westminster Abbey.

    During the Classic Highlights Tour of London, you will see all the famous landmarks including Buckingham Palace, Changing of the Guard (subject to army schedule), Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Tower Bridge, London Eye, HMS Belfast and St Paul’s Cathedral.

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      Itinerary Details

      Your personal driver-guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel at 9.00 am (morning tour), or 1.30 pm (afternoon tour).

      This is the perfect opportunity to discuss any changes you might like to make to your tour. Any tour itinerary we suggest is flexible and can be altered to suit your individual requirements, even on the day.

      During your Classic Highlights Tour of London you will see Buckingham Palace with the Changing of the Guard (subject to army schedules), Big Ben, Trafalgar Square, St Paul’s Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, Piccadilly Circus, Harrods, Tower Bridge, the London Eye, the City of London, HMS Belfast, the Royal Parks, including Squares, along with narrow and hidden streets not normally seen on the average tours.

      Enjoy a private guided tour inside London’s great royal church, Westminster Abbey. You will be able to jump the lines with your guide and enter the rear of the building. Westminster Abbey is a house of Kings where, for nearly a thousand years, British Kings and Queens have been baptised, crowned and buried. The Abbey, which houses the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, has evolved into an unofficial national mausoleum with thousands of memorials and tombs of poets, statesman and musicians.

      You might like to finish the morning or afternoon with a visit to The Tower of London. Your guide can give you an introduction to London’s castle and help you jump the lines. There you will be able to see the Crown Jewels, prisoners’ quarters and historic armour. Your guide will normally leave you at the Tower of London.

      Additional Extra: You may wish to extend the tour and have your guide continue with a private guided tour inside the Tower of London and finish the day by exploring Borough market, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and St Paul’s Cathedral.

      Available Vehicles

      BMW X5

      Our new SUVs are perfect for city and countryside touring. Panoramic roof, large seats and easy access are all key features of our fleet. This vehicle is ideal for long distance touring, especially when including Britain’s National Parks. This vehicle makes easy work of mountain passes, country lanes along with being supremely comfortable. Luggage capacity: 2 medium cases plus 2 small carry-ons.

      BMW X5: Luxury SUV
      BMW X5: Luxury SUV


      VW & Mercedes-Benz passenger vans

      Our range of passenger vans are suitable to fulfil a number of different roles, depending on the number of people travelling, the amount of luggage and the length of the journey. Our Mercedes vans have 7 passenger seats, plenty of head and leg room. Our VW vans have more space and more luggage capacity and therefore are ideal for extended touring with groups up to 7 people. Luggage capacity: 8 medium suit cases plus 2/3 small carry-ons OR 5 large suit cases plus 2/3 carry-ons.

      Mercedes & VW: Luxury Vans
      Mercedes & VW: Luxury Vans


      BMW Grand Tourer

      This vehicle is super comfortable for 2 people, touring the countryside on an extended tour or day trip is a breeze. This Grand Tourer has a long wheel base, which means more leg room than your average sedan, higher seating position making getting in out of the car easier. Another nice feature is a full panoramic roof This BMW also has a smooth and quiet ECO engine and a certain amount of style too! Luggage capacity: 2 medium cases plus 2 handbag sized pieces of luggage.

      BMW GT: Luxury Sedan
      BMW GT: Luxury Sedan

      Motor Coach

      Our luxury motor coaches can cater for every group size from 21 to 49 passengers. All of our luxury coaches are air-conditioned, have radio/pa systems and are fitted with seat belts. Some have a refrigerator, monitors and washroom facilities. Luggage capacity varies.

      Coach interior
      Motor coach interior

      Mini Coach

      ​This vehicle is ideal for small corporate groups or large families. Large windows, cool boxes and quiet modern engines will enhance the touring experience. These vehicles have 15 passenger seats and rear area with tables. Luggage capacity: 15 medium bags plus carry-ons.

      Mercedes coach: Luxury mini coach
      Mercedes coach: Luxury mini coach

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      About Luxury Vacations UK

      Since 2002, we have created British travel experiences for individuals, families, groups and corporations. Driver-Guided Tours, Chauffeur-Driven Transfers and Behind-the-Scenes Tours, Unique Accommodation, Customised Group Programmes and VIP Experiences, Premium Tickets to Theatres, Sporting and Cultural Events

      And why we do it!

      Our aim is always to be an ‘upgrade’ to anything else available, but without going ‘over the top’ with our prices. We started our business by offering simple day tours and deliver them well. It was not long before our clients were asking us to include more services and events – this we took as a compliment and felt it showed they trusted us and had confidence that we would deliver to a high standard, without the fuss.