About this Tour
See the city your way and feel like a local as you hit the road with your own virtual tour guide. Choose 2-seat convertible or 4-seater with panoramic roof and explore London’s nooks and crannies as well as the capital’s landmark sights. The city is yours to discover and with our unique GPS-based guide it’s like having a true Londoner entertaining you. Our witty, enthralling commentary unlocks the capital’s lesser-known secrets and stories, each turn unearthing a fresh tale of this city’s rich history and culture. Your journey begins at our Park Lane HQ and takes 90 minutes, during which time you’ll mix with high society in Mayfair, take in the buzzing streets of Soho and experience the majesty of Buckingham Palace, among many other sights. Tours are best experienced self-drive, as seen on BBC1's The One Show, but if you prefer, leave the driving to us and we’ll provide a Yonda driver. Either way, it's the most fun you can have in a car – well almost!
The carefully-planned, easy-to-follow route will be shown on the car’s in-built satellite navigation screen. Thanks to the clever GPS technology, you’ll be entertained by the witty commentary based on your exact location. You’ll hear what it is that makes London the greatest city on earth: the history, fashion, theater, music, and magical moments in its popular culture. This passion for London is your guide. Even born-and-bred Londoners will uncover great facts and stories about this wonderful city! Guaranteed you’ll have stories to write home about!
Begin your tour from Yonda HQ on London’s prestigious Park Lane, and buckle up! In 90 minutes, you’ll experience the real London – with no crowds, no hassle, no guide books, no maps – just the freedom and comfort of your own private tour in a car with a full tank of personality.
Tour highlights: explore the refined streets of Mayfair, taking in its 5-star hotels and the exclusive Bond Street; see historic St James’s and its Palace; experience the bright lights of Piccadilly Circus and theater land; then see vibrant Soho and Covent Garden, head to the glorious Trafalgar Square; then see the corridors of power along Whitehall and Downing Street, leading to the splendor of Parliament Square and Big Ben; finally take in the majesty of the Mall and Buckingham Palace.
Packed full of fun and fascinating facts and stories, the commentary as you drive will help you discover where the Queen was born, the famous store that sold the first can of baked beans in the UK, the birthplace of football, the unlikely street where the Beatles gave their last live performance, the London shop that sold a hat that would go on to become an iconic piece in cinema history, and much more. Hear amazing anecdotes about royalty, celebrities, and film legends. Delve into the rich history of this magical capital.