Royal Greenwich Private Day Tour

London, England (4)


The Royal Greenwich Private Day Tour is a great way to learn more about the history and architecture of Royal Greenwich. The tour includes a visit to the Royal Observatory, which was founded in 1675, and the Royal Naval College, which was founded in 1718. The tour also includes a visit to the Royal Botanic Gardens, which was founded in 1753, and the Royal Observatory Gardens, which was founded in 1768.


Tour Duration: 300 min

Royal Greenwich Private Day Tour

Greenwich is one of the most beautiful and interesting parts of London but is mostly forgotten by most tourists which is a shame as most Londoners would tell you; it is the place to go to. Greenwich lies to the east of the city and is well worth spending a day at for anyone visiting London.  Whether it is visiting the market to grab some tasty street food or bohemian clothing or visiting one of the many world famous tourist attractions, you really should book this tour.

What's included

Below are items that the provider has stated are included with Royal Greenwich Private Day Tour at no additional cost

  • Local guide
  • Private tour
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup
  • Entry tickets

What's NOT included

Below are items that the tour provider of Royal Greenwich Private Day Tour has stated that may cost an additional fee if desired.

  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from attractions

Points Of Interest

  • 40 minutes: The Cutty Sark was the fastest Clipper Sailing Ship in the world. We can explore this beautiful old ship that used to travel to Australia and India and which has recently been lovingly restored.
  • 10 minutes: Subject to religious services, we will visit the beautiful old Royal chapel.
  • 15 minutes: No expense was spared for the construction and decoration of the old Royal Navy College and we will visit what is said to be London's Sistine Chapel, the magnificent Painted Hall
  • 15 minutes: Visit the beautiful old Victorian covered market in the heart of Greenwich village,
  • 5 minutes: Stand on the Prime Meridian, the line that separates the West and East Hemisphere.
  • 30 minutes: If you'd prefer to visit the National Maritimne Museum rather then the Royal Observatory then we can see the uniform of Lord Nelson from the Battle of Trafalgar or perhaps you'd like to see it after the tour.
  • 30 minutes: One of the hidden gems of London, admire the wonderful painted ceiling which has been said to be the Sistine Chapel of Britain.
  • 30 minutes: Explore the famous Royal Observatory on top of the hill where famous astronomers and scientists made discoveries that changed the world.
  • 30 minutes: The centre of Greenwich for hundreds of years, the beautiful Queen's House has also been at the heart of royal life. Discover the story of this magnificent building and it’s wonderful art collection.

Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Greenwich Observatory is on top of a short but steep hill. Don't worry if this isn't for you, there are plenty of other things to see in Greenwich!
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Your guide and yourself are welcome to wear face masks and we will keep to the UK law regarding social distancing.