House of Parliament London
House of Parliament London

Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey Tour

And Get to grips with Britain’s royal and political history on this 4-hour exploration tour of Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament. Step inside the famous Gothic abbey, which has been the setting for almost all English coronations since William the Conqueror’s crowning in 1066, along with many other royal occasions including Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding. Then gain insights into the British political system with a guided tour of the House of Lords and Houses of Commons inside the Houses of Parliament.

Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey tour Highlights

  • Fully narrated tour
  • Instant Confirmation

Make your own way to Parliament Square, where a bevvy of London’s most famous sights, including Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, await. Then, meet your guide outside Westminster Abbey and head inside to begin your tour.

Tour Details

Walk along the same aisle that Prince William and Kate Middleton took their first steps on as a married couple, and get up close to the Coronation Chair, where the British Royals have been crowned for hundreds of years. Stroll through the cloisters and see College Garden, thought to be the oldest garden in England, along with the graves of Dickens, Hardy and other famous writers.

After touring the abbey, make the short stroll to the Houses of Parliament, which sits resplendent along the banks of the Thames River. Marvel at the golden spires and statues that stud the building’s grandiose facade, and learn about the much-snapped Elizabeth Tower, which houses the Big Ben bell. Then, continue inside and enjoy a roughly 1.5-hour tour. Take in highlights such as Westminster Hall, Queen’s Robing Room, the Royal Gallery and the Lords Chamber, and gain a fascinating insight into Britain’s modern-day politics.

Your tour then concludes outside the Houses of Parliament, leaving you free to continue sightseeing independently or make your own way back to your accommodation.

Schedule Details

You must book the tour in advance, as the tickets get sold out. The busiest days of the tour are Saturdays. Please click on BUY NOW to know more about the current schedule of the tour.

Departure Point:

Westminster Abbey, central London
Departure Time: 9:15 am
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
Return Details: Westminster Abbey, central London


  • Professional guide
  • Entrance fee to Parliament and Westminster Abbey


  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation
  • Souvenirs

Additional Information:

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking

Voucher Info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Local Operator Information:

Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, is included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 days (s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. And if you cancel between 3 and 6 days (s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 per cent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days (s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 per cent cancellation fee.

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