Premium Westminster Abbey Tour with Breakfast and London Eye

Avoid lines and witness the storied sites of royal ceremonies, then soar above the London skyline

Travel Flexibly · 2.50h · England, United Kingdom

Eager to experience the best of London with a premium Westminster Abbey tour and a ride on the London Eye, all within three hours? That’s why we’ve teamed up with expert guides, who’ll secure quick entry tickets for both, so you can spend your time delving into British royal history and admiring the expansive London cityscape from above. With a small group size, complimentary refreshments, and a passionate guide leading the way, you can look forward to a unique and immersive London experience.

  • Meet your guide at Westminster Abbey Shop
  • Entry to the Cellarium
  • Time for coffee and pastries
  • Head to Westminster Abbey
  • See where royal coronations are held
  • Lady Chapel
  • Walk to the London Eye
  • Fast track entry

After meeting your guide outside the Westminster Abbey Shop, you’ll leave behind the bustling streets and head inside the serene 14th-century Cellarium for a spot of tea and pastries. Next, delight in premium entrance into Westminster Abbey through Dean’s Yard, which means you’ll soon be meandering through the church's grand halls and storied chapels.

Alongside your expert guide, pause to admire the shrine of St Edward the confessor, pay your respects to the tombs of kings and queens of old and see firsthand where the recent coronation of Charles III took place. Following the 90-minute tour, you’ll then make your way over to the London Eye, where a thrilling ride on the London Eye awaits.

Premium Westminster Abbey Tour and Fast-Track London Eye Ride Description

Your 3-hour tour includes:

  • Refreshments in the 14th-century Cellarium

  • Priority entry to Westminster Abbey

  • Visit the shrine of St Edward

  • Insightful commentary from a professional guide

  • Fast-track ticket for the London Eye

  • Max group size of 20

Welcome to the Cellarium!

Your tour begins at the Westminster Abbey Shop, located next to the West entrance, where you’ll meet your guide and fellow group members. Please aim to arrive 10 minutes early, as soon, you’ll be making your way to the 14th-century Cellarium for complimentary coffee, tea, and pastries. As you enjoy, tune into your guide sharing details about the medieval architecture surrounding you as well as the plan for the next few hours.

Priority Access to the Abbey

Next, you'll bypass the usual lines and enter the Abbey through the quieter cloisters of Dean’s Yard, thanks to your priority access. With your expert guide leading the way, you’ll meander through Westminster Abbey’s grand halls, into lavish rooms, and past countless memories.

Listen as your guide reveals the intricate details of the Abbey’s construction and the rich British history it represents. Stand in awe of the Shrine of St. Edward the Confessor, the majestic tombs of kings and queens, and the memorials commemorating the famous and the great. You’ll also have the opportunity to pay your respects and celebrate the life of the late Queen Elizabeth II, whose funeral took place at the Abbey.

Fast Trick Ride on the London Eye

After wrapping up your tour of Westminster Abbey, you’ll join your guide for a brief walk past the iconic Houses of Parliament and Big Ben to the London Eye. Here, with a fast track ticket in hand, you’ll pass by the lengthy queues and quickly board one of the Eye’s spacious capsules. Soon, you’ll be rising 443 feet (135 m) into the sky and witnessing London’s sprawl unfold beneath you. See if you can spot the Tower of London, the meandering Thames River, and the Shard before returning to street level. Your tour ends as you complete your ride at the London Eye, where you will bid farewell to your group and guide!

What you get with this tour
Expert English-speaking guide
Coffee and pastries in the Cellarium
Coronation chair
Fast track London Eye
Fast track entry to Westminster Abbey
Gratuities
Hotel pick up + drop off
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Frequently Asked Questions

What to bring?

It's always smart to wear comfortable shoes since you'll be on your feet for a good portion of the tour. A good camera and a water bottle are also recommended.

What to bring?

It's always smart to wear comfortable shoes since you'll be on your feet for a good portion of the tour. A good camera and a water bottle are also recommended.

Is this tour run by The Tour Guy?

This tour is operated by one of our trusted and vetted partners in London.

What if I have concerns about my mobility on this tour?

If you have any doubts about your mobility, please let us know beforehand. This tour includes a good amount of walking and navigating busy streets.

What happens if it rains?

We run our Westminster Abbey and London Eye tour rain or shine. If the weather is extremely bad and we cannot proceed with the tour, we'll let you know as soon as possible.

Is there a dress code for this Westminster Abbey and London Eye tour?

There is no dress code to join our Westminster Abbey and London Eye tour, but we recommend wearing respectful and comfortable clothing for your visit. Keep in mind that you'll be exposed to the elements throughout the tour, so it's wise to pack along a light jacket and sunscreen.

How comprehensive is the Westminster Abbey portion of this tour?

Thanks to your priority access, you’ll have the opportunity to visit the Cellarium, the shrine of St Edward, and other important memorials. You’ll spend approximately 90 minutes in Westminster Abbey.

Is lunch or dinner included in the price of the tour?

Lunch is not included in the price of the tour. However, you will be treated to complimentary pastries before entering Westminster Abbey. After the tour, our guides will be happy to share local recommendations if you’ve explored up an appetite.

Are drinks included in the price of the tour?

Complimentary coffee and tea are included in the price of this tour. Our guides are happy to recommend a spot to grab a drink after the tour wraps up, too.

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