Visit the beautiful and historic market town of Windsor which is one of the unparished urbanized areas in England. It is one of the Royal Boroughs of the country with a fine blend of southeast England’s rich cultural heritage. The town of Windsor has a deep connection with the British Royal Family. The Windsor Castle serves as the residence of the Queen. Visit the city with the essence of monarchs and rulers with 11 prominent stops across the city in the Hop On Hop Off bus tours.
Windsor is a wise option for a city tour after enjoying London. The tour includes immersing in the royalty of the Borough to a pleasant boat trip at the Thames, swaying with the white swans. When at Windsor, the first Hop On Hop Off start should be the Queen’s official residence. William The Conqueror built the beautiful and grand Windsor Castle during the Norman Period in this region. Primarily, the castle was not the motive for people visiting here but a small riverside settlement three miles downstream from there. The present day Windsor Castle and the stay of the Queen stands on the Chalked out structure by William The Conqueror. After exploring the main landmark in Windsor, Hop On to the bus and continue the rest of the tour.
Next destination is the St. George’s Chapel which is a beautiful example of the Gothic Architecture from that period. The church comes under the direct jurisdiction of the Monarch, Royal family, and the Chapel. One does not need much traveling from the castle as the church is present in it’s lower yard. The Quire inside the church is beautiful and worth admiring. Also, avail the opportunity of hearing the Evensong at the chapel. Hop On Hop Off to pay a visit to the Eton College, the school where Prince Edward and Harry went to.
Next, reach the 13th century Windsor Great Park. This used to be the private hunting grounds for the Windsor Castle. The park has got a deer park and sprawls over a massive area of 2,020 hectares. Enjoy the amazing “Long Walk here in the Windsor Great Park. Ideally, a boat ride in the Thames is a better option. Ride with the flow and the White Swans to relax your mind. Finally, enjoy a fine evening at the Legoland Windsor, which is ideal if you have kids with you.
Windsor Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour:
Starting Point: Theatre Royal, Thames Street
Operational Season: 01 Apr - 31 Oct
First Bus:10:00, Last Bus: 16:00
Frequency: Every 30 minutes
You can board the bus at any stop and voucher can be exchanged directly with the driver on board.
Mobile vouchers currently not accepted. Printed vouchers are accepted at all stops.
Tour Operates between 01st April - 31st October only
Children up to 5-years travel for free when accompanied by a paying adult (maximum 2 children per adult). Travelers between 5 and 15 years old should book a child ticket.
No cancellation charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. However you can redeem the e-ticket within 6 months from purchase date.