White Cliffs of Dover: Private Day Trip in a London TaxiPrivate Tour

Experience the natural wonders of Dover and its iconic landmarks on a private day trip from London in an iconic Taxi.

Adults: 2 Children: 0
Total

Things to know

Duration:

9 hrs

Categories:

Black Cab Heritage Tours, Day Trip, First Time Visitor, History, Nature & Outdoors

Private Tour:

You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive

Transport Mode:

Driving tour - Private vehicle throughout the tour

What's included:

A friendly, professional English-speaking tour guide for your own private group , Private Transportation throughout the day in a TXE, TX4 or Mercedes Vito London Taxi, Hotel pick up and drop off from your centrally located hotel in London, Entrance tickets to Dover Castle and The Scramble Experience

What's not included:

Food and drink, Gratuities, Additional tickets, Guided tour inside venues
Meeting points: Hotel pick-up is available upon request from Central London within a 5km radius from Embankment Place. If we do not receive your hotel information or if the hotel is outside of the pick-up radius, your guide will meet you at the Taxi Rank in Embankment Place, outside Embankment Tube Station (at the Villiers Street entrance and not the Embankment entrance).

What makes this tour special

Embark on a captivating journey from the bustling streets of London to the serene and historically rich coast of Dover. This private day trip offers a unique blend of beauty, history, and reflection, all while traveling in the comfort of an iconic London Taxi with an expert driver-guide.

On your private day trip, you will: 

Journey with us to Dover, where history meets breathtaking scenery. Discover the iconic White Cliffs, explore the medieval Dover Castle, and immerse yourself in the tales of wartime bravery and ancient legends that make this coastal town captivating. 

Select a convenient pick-up point from central London to start your trip in an iconic Taxi. Relax and enjoy the scenic drive to Dover, where the historic White Cliffs await. Upon arrival, experience the wonder of the White Cliffs, a natural phenomeon that has stood as a symbol of hope and resilience. Spend an hour exploring, capturing stunning photos, and soaking in the views over the English Channel. The magnificent cliffs are a testament to nature’s art and a reminder of England’s past.

After your time at the cliffs, enjoy some lunch. Choose from a variety of local eateries, ranging from quaint cafes to seaside restaurants. This 1-hour break allows you to enjoy a meal at your own expense, refuel, and prepare for the exploration ahead.

Next, head to the imposing Dover Castle, a fortress with over 800 years of history. Explore the castle's grounds and the castle’s history, from its medieval origins to its importance during WWII. The castle’s commanding position offers spectacular views and insights into England’s heritage.

A short drive brings you to the Battle of Britain Memorial and exhibition, a site dedicated to the brave airmen who fought during one of WWII's most pivotal campaigns. Nestled on the picturesque cliffs overlooking the English Channel, this interactive exhibit allows visitors to step back in time and experience the life of a WWII fighter pilot. With a mix of engaging displays, authentic artifacts, and stirring narratives, The Scramble Experience vividly brings to life the bravery and sacrifice of "The Few."

As the day concludes, enjoy a comfortable drive back to Central London, reflecting on the day. Whether you're a history enthusiast, a nature lover, or simply looking to explore beyond London’s usual paths, this tour offers a rich and memorable experience.

This comprehensive tour blends the natural beauty of the White Cliffs, the historical depth of Dover Castle, and the reflections at the Battle of Britain Memorial. Travel in comfort and style, with plenty of opportunities to capture memories and deepen your understanding of England’s history. 

Please note: Guides are not allowed to guide inside venues but they will escort you during the visit. Also, when Dover Castle is closed you will visit Leeds Castle instead.

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