Stonehenge and Avebury Day Tour from London

Day Trips & Excursions in London

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from$82.28
4.6 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

Visits the historic Stonehenge, which is a “must see” for anyone visiting the UK, as well as Avebury, which is ringed by the largest stone circle in the world and West Kennet Long Barrow in Wiltshire. This tour includes a walking tour of Avebury, entrance to Stonehenge, luxury return coach travel and the services of a tour manager.
After our central London pickups, we depart for the medieval village of Avebury. Avebury was built and amended over many centuries from about 2850 BC to 2200 BC and is ringed by the largest stone circle in the world. Upon arrival, your tour manager will take you on a walking tour before leaving you for free time to explore this picturesque and historic area.At approximately 1:30pm, the group will walk up the hillside to West Kennet Long Barrow, a 5000 year old Neolithic burial tomb. You will be taken to the burial side where your guide will take you into the burial chambers and bring its fascinating history alive.At 3pm, we will arrive at Stonehenge where fast track entry is included. Audio guides are included and available in numerous languages which will give you an in-depth knowledge of the site. You are able to walk around at leisure and at your own pace whilst listening to the audio. You can also enjoy the new £27m visitor centre where you can even view a 5,500 year-old man and enter the Neolithic Houses to discover the tools and objects used in Neolithic life. We will depart Stonehenge and head back to central London for an expected arrival time of 7pm.

What’s included

  • Entrance fees
  • Live commentary on board
  • Professional guide
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional)

Highlights

  • All entrance fees included
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
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