Simply Stonehenge tour




Morning or afternoon


Approx. six hours


All ages


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Simply Stonehenge Tour

Bus Stop 8, Buckingham Palace Road


Head out of London on a luxury air-conditioned coach for a morning of exploring the iconic Stonehenge on the Simply Stonehenge Tour. On this unescorted tour, wander the sights at your own pace as you uncover the fascinating theories behind the origin of these mysterious megaliths. You also have the option to explore Stonehenge on an afternoon tour.

What is Stonehenge?

A ring of giant rocks that form a prehistoric monument, Stonehenge is a world-famous heritage site estimated to be more than 5,000 years old. The origins of the structure are unknown, but there are many theories surrounding how it came to be. A burial ground, a place of worship, and the most popular, an ancient observatory to mark midsummer. Take a visit, hear its story and uncover the ancient secrets of this fascinating monument.

Where is Stonehenge? 

Stonehenge is located on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England, about 90 miles (145km) west of London.

What will I see on the Simply Stonehenge tour? 

On the day of your tour, make your way to the Golden Tours meeting point on Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria where a you'll need to present your e-ticket to board the luxury coach. Checked in and ready to depart, you'll begin the approximate two and half hour journey from Central London to Stonehenge.

Upon arrival, you are free to explore the site at your leisure. Take a stroll around the impressive stone structure and learn about the attraction's origins and the fascinating history of Salisbury Plain where Stonehenge proudly sits. Additionally, you can visit the remarkable UNESCO World Heritage Site’s exhibition and visitor center, where you will uncover the story of the stones, the land and its people through audio-visual experiences.

The center boasts of over 250 archaeological objects and treasures recovered from the surrounding landscape, ranging from jewelry and tools to ancient human remains. You can also find temporary exhibitions throughout the year such as the “Your Stonehenge” exhibition which featured a collection of the public's personal photos from their visits to the site over the past 150 years.

Enhance your visit with a Lithodomos Ancient World Multimedia Guide that offers a 360 reconstruction of the historical site. This virtual guide uses interactive, self-guiding maps that share stories, myths, and legends of this historic spot, bringing Stonehenge to life. This guide transports you to a sunny mid-afternoon in England, where you can travel through four periods of Stonehenge's long history.

After you've finished exploring and picking up a souvenir or two from the gift shop, please make your way back to the coach by the designated departure time. The departure times will differ depending on whether you have booked the morning or afternoon tour. On the day of the tour, please confirm the meeting point and time with your driver. 

How can I book the tour?

Book the Simply Stonehenge tour online now.

Tours are available to book daily, excluding Christmas Day. 

Light reflecting on the stones at Sontehenge on a bright day.

What time does the tour leave London? 

The departure point of the tour is at Bus Stop 8, Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, SW1W 9SH. The check-in time for this self-guided tour is 8am. The coach departs Victoria, central London, at 8.30am. and will return around 3.30pm.

Afternoon departures (April-September) are scheduled for 12.45pm and will return approximately 6.30pm. 

Please ensure that you arrive at the departure point at the time of check-in and don’t forget your e-ticket.

What time does the coach get back to London? 

The coach arrives back in London at the drop-off point at Gloucester Road tube station (Zone 1) at approximately 2.30pm.

What is included in the booking? 

Your booking includes your entry ticket to Stonehenge, a return transfer on a luxury air-conditioned coach and an exclusive 25% discount off Stonehenge guidebooks. 

Please note, this is an unescorted tour. 


Child Ticket (3-16 years) £61.00 per ticket
Family Ticket (2 Adults + 2 Children) £245.00 per ticket
Senior/Student £63.00 per ticket
Adult Ticket £64.00 per ticket

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