Pre-cruise 4-day London tour with transfer to Southampton

Explore London before your cruise with accommodation, full day guided tour of London with river cruise


4-day London pre-cruise tour with transfer to Southampton - London guards

Pre-cruise 4-day/3-night break exploring in and around London

Start your cruise holiday in style with a 4-day stay in London. Explore the city, stay in luxury 4-5-star accommodation before being transported to Southampton cruise port.

 

You can choose from three hotel options, all of which are centrally located and within easy reach of all major attractions in the city. This transfer tour from London to Southampton takes care of all logistics from luxury accommodation to a fully guided day tour of London, plus an extra day to explore London or beyond at your own pace.


The three hotels you can choose from are: The 4-star boutique style Copthorne Tara in Kensington, the 4-star well-equipped Grosvenor Victoria, handily located opposite Victoria rail station and the 5-star luxurious Royal Garden in Kensington, close to Kensington Palace and Hyde Park.


The fully guided day tour of London gives you entry into two of London's top attractions, the Tower of London and St Paul's Cathedral, as well as the very popular Thames River Cruise.


Precruise London 4-day tour with Southampton Cruise transfer tickets


Precruise London 4-day tour with Southampton Cruise transfer tickets

Pre-cruise London tour itinerary

Day 1 - Arrival Transfer - You will be met at London Heathrow, London Gatwick or London City Airport by your driver and then transferred to your chosen London hotel. Once you are settled in the remainder of the day is free to explore London at your leisure. The hotels available are located in popular areas of London for visitors, both Kensington and Victoria offer nearby attractions and excellent transport links to the rest of London.


Precruise London 4-day tour with entry to Tower of London

Tower of London

Day 2 - Your full day tour of London starts at Victoria Coach station. From here you will visit St.Paul's Cathedral before enjoying views along the River Thames to the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Big Ben. Buckingham Palace is the next stop where you can enjoy the must see changing of the Royal Guards.


After a break for lunch, the tour visits the home of London's theatres, Leicester Square and the Tower of London. The tour finishes at Harrods. A great way to end the day if you want to do a little shopping or just enjoy the iconic shop.


Day 3 - Free day in London or to explore England - Even though you will have enjoyed a full day exploring London the day before, there are still so many other attractions you might like to visit.

Precruise London 4-day tour with transfer to Southampton and guided tour of London

Tower Bridge, London Eye, a host of world renowned museums, art galleries and shopping are just some of London's popular attractions. If you fancy travelling outside London then Stonehenge, Bath, Cotswolds, Winchester, Oxford and the ever popular Warner Bros Studio tour London, the Making of Harry Potter are all easily enjoyed on a day trip.


Day 4 - Transfer to your ship - After breakfast you will be transferred to your ship from your hotel by executive vehicle. There is also the option of a 90-min stop at Stonehenge (£15 extra per person). This stop includes entry to Stonehenge visitor centre and also some time to visit the gift shop. With both transfer options you'll arrive at Southampton cruise terminal by 1.30-2pm.

 

Luggage policy

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The luggage allowance is 2 large cases per passenger (maximum 23kgs per case) plus 2 pieces of hand luggage (max 10kg per case). If you have more than this you must contact the booking office prior to travel.


If you have outsize items a wheelchair, mobility vehicle, you must inform at the time of booking. Full luggage details can be found on the booking page.


Booking Conditions and Payment

In order that we can guarantee your booking, you will need to make payment in full at time of reservation.


All cruise transfer/tours are booked are not subject to cancellation charges up to 42 days (6 weeks) prior to the the transfer/tour travel date.


If you are travelling with friends but have separate reservations please advise to avoid the chance you may be allocated separate vehicles.


Pre-cruise London 4-day tour with Southampton Cruise transfer tickets
Map of Southampton Cruise Shuttle Bus Routes

London to Southampton Direction

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Southampton Direct Shared Van Shuttle
After pick-up from your London or Heathrow hotel you will be driven to your cruise ship at Southampton. The only stops are to pick-up others on your cruise sharing the journey with you. (Each vehicle has a maximum 8 passengers and there is a maximum of 4 hotel pick-ups)

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Southampton with stop at Stonehenge
After pick-up from your London or Heathrow hotel you will be driven in an air conditioned touring bus to your Southampton cruise ship with a stop of around 90 mins at world famous Stonehenge. The ships porters will unload your luggage from the coach.

Precruise 4 day tour London Southampton to London - More Information

4-day pre-cruise tour of London with transfer to Southampton cruise port
Enjoy three nights' stay in a 4- or 5-star London hotel with fully guided day tour of London including river cruise, plus free time to explore London or take excursion to popular attraction in England; transfer to Southampton included.

Southampton to London Direction

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London & Heathrow Direct Shared Van Shuttle
After pick-up from your cruise ship at Southampton you will be driven to your London hotel or Heathrow hotel or passenger terminal. The only stops are the drops with the cruise passengers sharing the vehicle with you. (Each vehicle has a maximum 8 passengers and there is a mximum of 4 hotel drops)

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Salisbury, Stonehenge & Windsor Tour Transfer
Visit 3 world class attractions in one day on your transfer from your cruise ship at Southampton toyour London hotel or Heathrow airport, (hotels or passenger terminals). An opportunity to visit Salisbury Cathedral, Stonehenge and Windsor Castle. Arrives Heathrow around 5pm and London hotels around 6pm

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Bath & Windsor Tour Transfer
Visit Georgian Bath, get a taster of the scenic Cotswolds region of England and then visit Windsor and the castle that the Queen of England calls home. Arrives Heathrow around 5pm and London hotels around 6pm.

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Cotswold Villages, Downton Abbey locations & country pub lunch
Visit the Cotswold villages of Bampton - home of 'Downton Abbey' and Burford and the impressive market-town of Stow-on-the-Wold and enjoy a fabulous lunch in a 15th century inn. Arrives Heathrow between 4.15pm and 4.45pm and central London 5.45pm - 6.30pm.