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SITEMAP. See the best of London with The Original London Sightseeing Tour. Board the famous open-top buses and enjoy entertaining live-guided commentaries in English or digitally recorded multi-lingual commentaries in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian or Japanese. You will receive a 24-hour hop-on hop-off ticket that can be used on all 5 of their tour routes and will also include a fantastic free Thames Cruise as well as the unique Kids' Club which provides an educational but fun alternative for 5-12 year olds. The Original Tour operates daily from 9am to 5pm except Christmas Day. The buses run every 20 minutes LONDON LINKS. A flight on the London Eye, the world's highest observation, is an unrivalled experience. As you rise to an incredible 135 metres above the River Thames, the 30 minute rotation provides stunning panoramic views of the city and reveals parts of London which are simply not visible from the ground. For a truly stunning view, visit at sunset or after dark and see the city awash with colour and famous landmarks floodlit. Each capsule is fully enclosed, air-conditioned and holds up to 25 passengers with bench seating provided. Enjoy a 40 minute sightseeing cruise on the Thames with fascinating live commentary presented by trained guides. Audio commentary also available in French, Spanish, German, Italian, Dutch, Russian and Japanese. Highlights include the Tower of London, Houses of Parliament, Shakespeare's Globe, HMS Belfast, the 'wobbly' Millennium Bridge and Tate Modern. The cruise departs from Waterloo pier at the London Eye. The boat has both in-door seating and a sun deck and is fully wheel chair accessible. Toilets are available onboard. 1st TIME 2 LONDON. Founded by William the Conqueror in 1066-7 and enlarged and modified by successive sovereigns, today the Tower of London is one of the world's most famous and spectacular fortresses and home to the Crown Jewels Discover its 900-year history as a royal palace and fortress, prison and place of execution, mint, arsenal, menagerie and jewel house. CONTACT W2L. Enjoy fast track entry to Madame Tussauds. At Madame Tussauds you will experience what it is like to be famous as you join a host of the world’s hottest celebrities with a range of interactive experiences. We’re giving you a VIP pass to join the celebs in Blush to sing, dance and perform with Beyonce, Britney, and Kylie and make J-Lo blush, Or can you put twinkle in Robbie Williams’ eye or give Brad Pitt’s bum a squeeze without him having you escorted off the premises! Have your say on international politics at a press conference with Tony Blair and George Bush and join the Queen for a private audience. Welcome2London Home.  Tourist Information
London is the place where the historic past and the vibrant present come alive. A blend of history, ground-breaking architecture and culture has created an amazing and constantly evolving city. TOURIST INFO. London is a very accessible city; it has five international airports, an efficient road network and extensive Underground, train, bus, and taxi services. The city is famous for a wealth of history and culture. Home to Britain’s national art collections, the Royal family and a host of major attractions, London’s rich history, striking architecture and over 200 museums offer a unique cultural experience.
LONDON SIGHTSEEING.  London is one of the world’s most remarkable and exciting cities. It has something to offer every type of traveller. This vibrant metropolis embraces the diverse cultures of its population, reflected through cuisine, shops, music and colourful festivals.
LONDON ATTRACTIONS. London is home to some of the world's most famous landmarks. Take a personal driver/guided seven hour tour around this ancient city taking in some of the most magnificent sights you can imagine. The gothic towers of London Bridge, the awe and splendour of the Houses of Parliament with its famous Big Ben tower, to the majesty of the Queen's home, Buckingham Palace and the lights and sounds of London's centre of nightlife, Piccadilly Circus.
Windsor Castle was described by Samuel Pepys as “the most romantic castle that is in the World”. Established in the 11th century by William the Conqueror, it has been remodeled by successive kings and queens. A visit to the Castle includes the magnificent State Apartments, lavishly furnished with treasures from the Royal Collection; St George’s Chapel, the Drawings Gallery, Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House and from October to March, Georges IV’s sumptuous private apartments. Kensington Palace has been a royal residence since 1689 and part of the palace remains a private residence for members of the Royal Family today. Visitors can explore the magnificent State Apartments and the Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection, which includes dresses worn by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and Diana, Princess of Wales. Package includes multilingual sound guide in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish. Tower Bridge has stood over the River Thames in London since 1894 and is one of the finest, most recognisable bridges in the World. At the Tower Bridge Exhibition you can enjoy breath-taking views from the high-level walkways and learn about the history of the Bridge and how it was built. You can then visit the Victorian engine rooms, home to the original steam engines that used to power the bridge. Enjoy fast track entry to the London Dungeons. A unique combination of real history, horror and humour bring gruesome goings-on back to life in the 21st century. The London Dungeon invites you to a unique feast of fun with history’s horrible bits. Live actors, a ride, shows and special effects transport you back to those black, bleak times. Are you brave enough to delve into the darkest chapters of history.
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London Buses
Buses are a quick and convenient way to travel around London, providing plenty of sightseeing opportunities en route. London has over 17,000 bus stops. Privatised in 1994, London’s bus services are under the Transport for London (TFL) umbrella.

Buses are a quick and convenient way to travel around London, providing plenty of sightseeing opportunities en route. London has over 17,000 bus stops. Privatised in 1994, London’s bus services are under the Transport for London (TFL) umbrella.

For maps and further information on London buses go to the TFL website.

The central London bus guide will be sufficient for most travellers. This map is available from most transport travel information centres. You can also download a handy Tube and bus map designed for visitors (see related links below). Plan your bus route online with Transport for London's Journey Planner.

For maps and further information on London buses click here to go to the TFL website.

Night Buses
Night buses (prefixed with the letter ‘N’) come on duty before the Tube shuts down and the daytime buses return to the garage. In addition, many bus routes run for 24 hours. If you’re not familiar with the routes, head to Trafalgar Square (the hub for night buses) or check one of the bus-stop information boards. Services can be infrequent and stop only on request. On all routes you should signal clearly to the driver to stop.

There is a flat fare throughout the bus network, £1 with pre-pay Oyster card or Bus Saver tickets (sold in books of six) and £1.50 if you are paying by cash. Travelcards are valid on buses. There are no longer conductors on the main bus network.

Bus Passes
Daily bus passes are valid for the whole network. By and large, if you are staying outside Zone 2, you may want to use the Tube or Rail network to get into central London anyway, as buses can be slower.

Buy Before You Board/Ticket Machines
Some routes in central London require that you buy tickets before you board. Ticket machines are located next to these bus stops. You'll need the exact money as they do not give change. They also sell daily bus passes.

Children under 16 can travel on buses for free. However, if you are aged between 14 and 16 you are advised to get a photocard to prove your age. You can get photocards from most local underground stations, just bring along a passport sized photo.

Travelling with a Disability
Following the retirement of the Routemaster bus, all buses on London’s network are wheelchair accessible. They have a low flat floor to make travel easier for the elderly and disabled customers as well as those with pushchairs.

Call TFL's information service on +44 (0)20 7222 1234 or Minicom +44 (0)20 7918 3015 for more information.

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