Illuminations of London on Christmas Eve

Illuminations of London on Christmas Eve

Enjoy the wonders of the Christmas lights of London illuminating the most striking landmarks of the city as dusk falls. Prepare to usher in Christmas in style!

Become enchanted by the lights illuminating the most striking landmarks of the city as dusk falls.

This sweeping, wide-ranging tour will encompass the most distinguished and vibrant areas of this world renowned capital, including Parliament Square, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus and the financial district of the City. The tour also glides past eminent structures and attractions such as the world renowned London Eye, St Paul’s Cathedral, the inimitable Buckingham Palace, formidable Tower of London, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament.

Embark upon this tour and discover the extraordinary allure of London as darkness falls.
* Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes
* Starts: Greater London, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




Enjoy the wonders of the Christmas lights of London illuminating the most striking landmarks of the city as dusk falls. Prepare to usher in Christmas in style!

Become enchanted by the lights illuminating the most striking landmarks of the city as dusk falls.

This sweeping, wide-ranging tour will encompass the most distinguished and vibrant areas of this world renowned capital, including Parliament Square, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus and the financial district of the City. The tour also glides past eminent structures and attractions such as the world renowned London Eye, St Paul’s Cathedral, the inimitable Buckingham Palace, formidable Tower of London, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament.

Embark upon this tour and discover the extraordinary allure of London as darkness falls.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Bulleid Way, London SW1W, UK

Join a tour of the Lights of London on Christmas Eve. You will see all the main sights of London lit up and ready for this festive time of year!

The tour will start at London Victoria- Bus Stop 1, Bulleid Way, Victoria, London SW1W 9SH (closest station Victoria-7 min walk) where you will meet your guide at 6:15pm for 6:30pm departure.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Buckingham Palace, Spur Road, London SW1A 1AA England

Buckingham Palace, the grand and iconic London residence of Her Majesty the Queen is an absolute must-see on any visit to London. A fully working royal palace, housing not only The Queen, but serving as the administrative headquarters of the Royal Household.

Pass By: Tower of London, St Katharine’s & Wapping, London EC3N 4AB England

The Tower of London, founded by William the Conqueror in 1066-7, is one of the world’s most famous fortresses yet despite its grim reputation as a place of torture and death, there are so many more stories to be told. The ancient stones reverberate with dark secrets, priceless jewels glint in fortified vaults and ravens strut the grounds.

Pass By: London Eye, Westminster Bridge Road Riverside Building, County Hall, London SE1 7PB England

Also known as the Millennium Wheel, London Eye is one of the largest Ferris wheel in Europe and one of the most popular attractions in the UK.

The iconic London Eye offers breathtaking views of London from high above the River Thames.

Pass By: Westminster Abbey, 20 Dean’s Yard Broad Sanctuary, London SW1P 3PA England

An essential addition to any visit to London and set in the heart of the city, Westminster Abbey is legendary and iconic. Boasting a rich history that spans over one thousand years, the site was originally occupied by Benedictine monks in the middle of the tenth century. The current gothic masterpiece has stood there for about 700 years. The imperious gothic master work is truly breathtaking and the intricate stained glass is some of the most beautiful in the UK.

Pass By: Big Ben, Parliament Sqaure Elizabeth Tower – Houses of Parliament, Westminster, London SW1A 0AA England

The Elizabeth Tower, also known as “Big Ben“, dates from 1858 and had its 150th anniversary in 2009. It is one of the most iconic symbols of the UK and a must see attraction in London. Big Ben is famous in the world for its accuracy and for its massive bell.

Pass By: Trafalgar Square, Centre of the City, London SW1A England

Located in the City of Westminster, Trafalgar Square is one of the most important and bustling squares in London. It takes its name after the Battle of Trafalgar from 1805, and it was built to memorialise Lord Horatio Nelson’s victory.

Pass By: St. Paul’s Cathedral, St Paul’s Churchyard, London EC4M 8AD England

A cathedral dedicated to St Paul has stood in the highest point of the City of London for over 1,400 years. The current Cathedral (the fourth to occupy this location) was designed by celebrated architect Christopher Wren and is widely considered to be his greatest masterpiece. Completed in 1708, this cross-shaped building has been the backdrop to many key moments in British history and is an essential part of the London skyline thanks to its magnificent dome.