Early Access Leeds Castle, Canterbury Cathedral And Greenwich From London

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
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  • Duration: 11 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:15 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Victoria Coach Station, London SW1W 9TN, UK,
  • Return Details :
    Embankment Pier, Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6NU, UK
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Spend a day touring the highlights of Kent on this day trip from London. Enjoy an exclusive private viewing of beautiful Leeds Castle, visit UNESCO World Heritage-listed Canterbury Cathedral, see the White Cliffs of Dover, and then explore the historic London borough of Greenwich, all while enjoying informative commentary from an expert guide. End with a relaxing sunset cruise along the Thames River.

Highlights

  • Free snacks included
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Exclusive after-hours access
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water

Know More about this tour

Board a coach at the Victoria Coach station and Relax on the 1-hour drive south to Leeds Castle. Built in 1119 as a Norman stronghold, Leeds Castle is beautifully situated on an island in a lake.

Enjoy a private viewing of this famous castle before it opens to the public. Learn how the property has changed hands and transformed over the years, from a 13th-century royal palace for King|s cross Edward I to the residence of Henry VIIs first wife, Catherine of Aragon, in the 16th century all the way up to the last private owner, American heiress Lady Baillie, who is credited for the castles remarkable preservation and redecoration.
Following a guide, explore the galleries, bedrooms, chapel, banquet hall and courtyards. Then take time to explore the surrounding gardens, walk around the lake and find your way through the famous maze.

Re-board the coach for a coastal drive to the White cliffs of dover, a chalky cliff face that lines part of the English Channel. As youll learn, these cliffs are symbolic throughout Britain, as they were the entry point for past war invasions and formed the first sight of England for travelers coming from Continental Europe.

Drive up and over the cliffs to Canterbury. Here youll visit Canterbury cathedral, one of the most important Christian churches in the world and today a UNESCO World Heritage site. Immortalized by Geoffrey Chaucer in The canterbury tales, this striking Gothic church is nearly 1,700 years old!

After a guided tour of the cathedral, enjoy free time to explore the old town and have lunch at one of the many cafs or restaurants (own expense).

Continue your journey to the London Borough of Greenwich, notable for its maritime history and as the birthplace of many English rulers from the House of Tudor. Take a walking tour to learn about Greenwichs history, architecture, palaces and parks.

Arriving back in central London in the evening, hop on a boat and savor the views on a relaxing sunset cruise along the Thames River. Have your camera ready as you pass top London attractions including Tower bridge and the Tower of london against the sparkling city skyline.
Arrive at Embankment Pier to conclude your trip.

Inclusions

Leeds Castle

Canterbury Cathedral

Thames River Cruise

Professional guide

Air-conditioned vehicle

WiFi on board

Entry/Admission - Canterbury Cathedral

Entry/Admission - Leeds Castle

Entry/Admission - Thames River

Exclusions

Hotel pick-up & drop-off

Gratuities

Food and drinks, unless specified

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult

Wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Near public transportation

Infants must sit on laps

Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Most travelers can participate

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers

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