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The Original Tour London: Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

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  • Discover London with flexibility on the Original London sightseeing bus tour 
  • Create a personalized itinerary with a hop-on hop-off tour
  • Choose between three routes that cover top London landmarks 
  • A Thames River cruise and access to three walking tours are included
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Overview
Discover London at your own pace without following the rigid structure of a guided tour on a hop-on hop-off Original London sightseeing tour. Family-friendly and flexible, your 24- or 48-hour ticket lets you create a personalized sightseeing itinerary that covers all major London landmarks. Choose from three bus routes, and listen to audio commentary on the red and blue routes, and a live guide on the yellow route. Plus, your ticket includes a Thames River cruise and access to three London walking tours, making it a great value package.
What to Expect
Redeem your 24- or 48-hour ticket at a date convenient to you, and board your sightseeing bus at one of the multiple stops around London. Opt to remain on each bus route for the entire loop, or disembark whenever an attraction captures your attention.
Live or prerecorded commentary brings the capital city’s history to life, while the included River Thames cruise and walking tours reveal a different side to London.
Some popular attractions this hop-on hop-off tour stops at are the London Eye, Big Ben, Madame Tussauds London, Kensington Palace, and Piccadilly Circus. See the Itinerary for a detailed list of stops covered.
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Hop On and Hop Off is our modus operandi every time we get to a city to get the lay of the land. It works. But London is a different story. While we got to see most of London’s attractions through the bus, what was...More

Thank josh_p01
Reviewed 2 days ago

We recently purchased a 72-hour pass during our recent trip! Very convenient. Both the live tour guides and recording were great. It was very busy in London, but never had to wait long at any stops. Would highly recommend as an easy way to get...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank ceb3140
Reviewed 2 days ago

Bought a two-day hop on/off tour for my family. The first day was fine, saw the sites etc. Decided to put off the boat cruise until the second day because it was a bit cold. On the second day, my daughters were really excited to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank DJames876
TOTCustomerService, Manager at The Original London Sightseeing Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello DJames876, Thank you so much for your review. I am truly sorry that you lost your tickets, once you redeem or purchase with our staff you are given 'live' tickets stating your validity time. These are tickets and do not act as receipts. The...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Hop-on- hop-off is the best way to see a city and to get a feel of what it looks like and the sights you are interested in. We originally started off with another bus company but after waiting 30 minutes in the rain for each...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank mgmblake
TOTCustomerService, Manager at The Original London Sightseeing Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello mgmblake, Thanks so much for your review; I am happy to hear we were able to welcome you on board and it really is great to hear about your experience of our tour. It is unfortunate however that the bus you were traveling on...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Went through different route without warning so we didn’t see many attractions. Nobody told us the receipt acted as a ticket, so the next day we couldn’t get into the “free” boat tour. Avoid and use any other service. Barry from customer relations and all...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Santi5150
TOTCustomerService, Manager at The Original London Sightseeing Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Santi5150, Thank you so much for your review. As expressed in correspondence with the Customer Service team, I can confirm all routes were operating on their scheduled routes with no reported deviation. I am truly sorry that you left your ticket at home, but...More

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mosh1871
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Response from AustralianOldie | Reviewed this property |
Check this website first. Google the Original Tour London for the HOHO b us site. If you buy a 1 day ticket (£32.50 for adult online), you can hop on the bus at Stop 26 Blue Line, outside Paddington Station (Praed Street... More
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There are many locations for the bus stop. We stayed in Westminster and found one quite easily. It doesn't matter if you purchase ahead of time or not. We actually bought our tickets when we got our Oyster card in the... More
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