Activity A walking tour of royal London

A private tour of the capital’s historic palaces and towers

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Embark on a fascinating walking tour to discover little-known facts about the historic palaces, castles and towers of London, where Britain’s royalty has lived for centuries.

Your private tour guide will meet you at Grosvenor House Suites. The first stop will be Buckingham Palace to witness the Changing of the Guard, complete with marching military band. Here, you’ll learn about the Palace’s history and how it functions as one of The Queen’s five British residences. From there, you’ll stroll down to Clarence House where the Prince of Wales lives with his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall. Your guide will show you St James Palace, built by Henry VIII, and where King Charles I spent his last night before he met his untimely demise after the English Civil War in 1649.

After a short walk past Downing Street, home to the Prime Minister at Number 10, your tour will finish in Parliament Square. Here you’ll learn about the rich history of the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey, where royal funerals, weddings and coronations take place.

Reserve your private guide and discover the fascinating world of British royalty.

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Telephone: +44 20 7518 4292

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