Welcome to Greenwich Royal Tours. Join us on one of our fun and informative guided walking tours of historic Greenwich, England: day tour, half day tour or evening pub tour. Experience the beautifully restored Cutty Sark, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich Royal Observatory, Queen’s House and the National Maritime Museum. We now also offer central London tours with a difference – such as our popular Shakespeare in London Tour, Secret Gardens of London Tour and Law in London Walking Tour. Come along with us and let us treat you like royalty in one of our very personable small group tours!
Maritime Greenwich was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1997. Since then, it has become one of the premier sightseeing attractions in London and the world! Greenwich Royal Tours, with our guided walking tours, offers the ideal way to discover this very special part of London – in an eco-friendly way. And importantly, when you book with us you are getting a private tour with less than 6 tour guests per tour. Greenwich, England sightseeing at its best!
Greenwich has in the past been one of London’s best-kept secrets. Now, Frommer’s Travel Guide has listed Greenwich as one of the world’s Top Ten tourist attractions.
“BEST OF GREENWICH” DAY TOUR
Our “Best of Greenwich” Day Tour is a terrific way to experience the magic of Maritime Greenwich. See the magnificent Painted Hall, where movies such as Johnny Depp’s On Stranger Tides and Thor were filmed. Marvel at the elegance of Sir Christopher Wren’s architecture. Straddle the Prime Meridian – centre of world time and space! Explore the fascinating new NELSON,NAVY, NATION gallery which brings to life the tumultuous 18th century including the role of Horatio Nelson and of the Royal Navy.
So put on your favourite walking shoes and let our knowledgeable tour guide show you all the key sights including Greenwich Market, the Old Royal Naval College, the National Maritime Museum , the world-famous Greenwich Royal Observatory and the magnificent tallship “Cutty Sark”.
All admission fees and a lovely pub lunch by the River Thames are included in tour price More
“GREENWICH HIGHLIGHTS” HALF DAY TOUR
Our “Greenwich Highlights” Half Day Tour is the perfect tour for you to take if you only have just one day in Greenwich or if you don’t have time for our full day tour. All the ” must-see ” locations are on the tour including: Greenwich Market, the Old Royal Naval College ( including the Painted Hall and The Chapel ), Greenwich Royal Observatory, National Maritime Museum and the tallship ” Cutty Sark “. All admission fees are included as is your personal tour guide! More
THE GREAT GREENWICH PUB TOUR
Our Great Greenwich Pub Tour will appeal equally to history buffs and traditional ale lovers!
Historic Greenwich has some lovely pubs, full of history and charm. We keep our complete list of pubs on the tour confidential, but rest assured we offer a wonderful cross-section of the best pubs in
Greenwich. They include the famous Trafalgar Tavern on the River Thames,where the likes of Lord Nelson and Charles Dickens wined and dined.Pleasant walking distance from pub to pub.The drinks are on us! FREE half pint of beer at each of the four pubs on the tour. More
TRANSPORT: Greenwich is easy to get to via: Train from Cannon Street or London Bridge, alight at Greenwich station. DLR: from Bank or Canary Wharf and alight at Cutty Sark station. Thames Clippers runs a convenient and fast service every twenty minutes.
River boat: catch at eg. Embankment and alight at new Greenwich Pier for scenic cruise. Click here for more information.
Royal Greenwich Tallships Regatta: September 5 – 9, 2014
Greenwich Royal Tours is pleased to launch our new central London tours.
Our tour concept is to use our proven personalized approach to guided tours and bring that to central London. Our new SECRET GARDENS OF LONDON TOUR is a day tour which commences April 1st, 2014 just in time for the spring blooms! This tour runs on a daily basis EXCEPT for Mondays and Saturdays. ( April 1st – September 30th, 2014 ) Although there is some walking on the tour, we travel in style in one of London’s iconic black cabs. Garden lovers and lovers of London will appreciate this tour, which includes the amazing Chelsea Physic Garden as well as high tea at Kensington Palace.
We also have the LAW IN LONDON WALKING TOUR which is a half day tour that runs on MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS and FRIDAYS only. You may be interested in the law or simply keen to learn more about the history of Britain and of ” legal London” in particular! The Royal Courts of Justice, the Old Bailey, former Prime Minister Tony Blair’s law offices – it is all here! Your guide is a practising London lawyer and able to answer any legal questions.
We are pleased to launch the new SHAKESPEARE IN LONDON WALKING TOUR which is a half day tour that runs daily from 9am to 12pm. This unique tour is for lovers of the world’s greatest playwright. Very walkable half day tour lets you experience: the famous Ferryman’s Seat, site of the original Globe Theatre, ruins of Winchester Palace, visit to Southwark Cathedral and official tour of the splendid Globe Theatre. Let your personal guide show you lanes walked by the great Bard, church pews where he worshiped and pubs where he drank with fellow actors!
Please note: All London tours are advance booking only and we recommend that you plan on booking well in advance, in order to avoid disappointment. All our tours are private tours.