5 royal tours to try around The King’s Coronation weekend

As you may know, the Coronation of His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort will occur at Westminster Abbey on Saturday, 6th May. The Coronation Weekend is a fantastic opportunity to visit London and experience such a historical event.

Our Royal Tours may be your way to join the celebrations around that time, as there’s no better moment in history to experience the magic of Britain’s Royal Heritage.

Indulge in a Royal Afternoon Tea experience

We recently created a special Royal London tour to discover the best bits of London before catching the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace with our expert guide. Hear all the anecdotes linked to Westminster Abbey, the place of every crowning of a Monarch since 1066, before enjoying a delicious Afternoon Tea at the Cellarium Café & Terrace.

You can also try a delicious Afternoon Tea experience at The Rubens at the Palace Hotel, after a lovely sightseeing tour of the main London attractions.

Explore the Tower of London

The Tower of London is another must-visit site for history buffs, particularly during the coronation weekend. It’s where the crown jewels are kept, and you can see them up close during your visit. Besides, you can learn about the Tower of London’s tumultuous history dating back to William the Conqueror.

Take a cruise on the River Thames

London’s Thames River offers fantastic views of the city’s skyline, particularly during the coronation weekend. You can take a river cruise along the Thames to see the city from a different perspective and soak up the atmosphere of the coronation. Our London in One Day tour offers you the possibility to add a river cruise – after spending your day watching the Changing of the Guard and visiting St. Paul’s and the Tower of London – as an option to make your experience even more memorable.

Take a walking tour of gorgeous Royal Parks

In this fantastic, relaxed Royal Parks walking tour, you’ll see London’s favourite parks’ lush greenery and wildlife. Immerse in the story of the London British monarchy in London as you visit The Mall, St James’s Park, Green Park, and more. Discover relaxing back streets and oases in the capital before encountering the beauty and wildlife of the Royal Parks.

Discover Windsor Castle, a royal residence

With our expert guide, you’ll be taken to the historic town of Windsor and Windsor Castle, the ancestral home of the British Royal Family, hosting more than 900 years of history. You’ll also have the opportunity to visit St George’s Chapel, where Queen Elizabeth II rests. You can choose between a full-day or an afternoon trip to London and Windsor – more details here.

We hope you’ll make the most of the Coronation Weekend to visit London and beyond, and immerse yourself in the city’s rich history and culture with our selection of unique Royal Tours.

During this fabulous time, don’t hesitate to take amazing photos or videos of your wanderings and findings and tag us on Facebook and Instagram, using our hashtag #evanevanstours.