Changing of the Guard: Guided Tour

Watch the famous Changing of the Guard on a journey through British tradition

Struggling for views through the crowds outside Buckingham Palace? Leave all the other tourists and join this exclusive tour which will take you to the best locations for viewing the famous Changing of the Guard ceremony, and give you a fascinating insight into this famous British spectacle.

You'll be with your guide and group, learning the facts behind this London tradition, while you watch the entire Changing of the Guard from beginning to end. Better still, you'll witness all the action from the best, most photo-worthy viewpoints.

Soak up invaluable insights about the ceremony, which has been happening since the 15th century! Why don't the soldiers smile? Why do they wear red, and what is with those fuzzy black bearskin hats?

As the Queen's Foot Guards or Horse Guards march to Buckingham Palace, check out some snappy footwork and take as many photos as you like.

With your own personal headset, you can easily follow along with the fun commentary.

Additional Information

  • Tour Duration: 1 Hr 30 Mins
  • Children under 4 years join for free
  • Changing of the Guard is weather permitting, and subject to changes in date, time & cancellation at the discretion of British authorities
  • Not accessible for wheelchairs, strollers, baby carriages


48 Hours
1 Hr 30 Mins
Not Included
Voucher Type
Present to Tour Operator
No Amendments Allowed
No Refunds Allowed

Operating Hours

Tour departs:

Mon-Sat: 10:30, Sun: 09:45

Please arrive 15 minutes before departure.


Duke of York Column (Meeting Point)
St. James's, SW1Y 5AJ, London

Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace Road, Westminster, SW1A 1AA, London

What You Get


  • Changing of the Guard
  • Visits to The Mall. St. Jame's Palace / Horse Guards Parade, St. Jame's Park & Buckingham Palace
  • Expert, English-speaking tour guide
  • Tour in a small group (max. 15 visitors)
  • Headsets


  • Personal expenses
  • Optional activity fees
  • Food & drinks

How to Use

  • Kindly display printed or mobile voucher to the City Wonders guide, wearing blue polo shirts or jackets and holding a sign with a tour name, at the meeting point

Terms and Conditions

  • Changi Recommends and the appointed operator will not be responsible for any accidents, loss of property or damaged caused by individual negligence
  • The e-ticket/e-voucher cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion
  • Any alteration(s) on the e-ticket/e-voucher will not be accepted by Changi Recommends and the appointed merchant
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances that affects tour departure or ticket/voucher invalidity, customers will be notified and be advised accordingly

Cancellation Policy:

  • No refunds will be entertained for cancellations
  • There will be no refunds even if included items are not utilised by the visitor
  • In the event of late comers/no show, it would be considered as cancellation and no refund will be given

Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.

Item Price (SGD) Quantity
Age 15 and Above
Age 4 to 14 years old

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