Should you take an Open Top Bus Tour in Winter?

The Original Tour

Late last year some of our regular Mini Travellers spent a day on an Original Tour bus tour around London and they had a fabulous day. You can read their write up here. It was a bright November day for them, however should you take an open top bus tour in Winter?

Certainly it will be colder, but it will also be quieter, you might get to take in the Christmas lights too if you time it right, and it will be cheaper.

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This Winter Mini Travellers readers can us the code MTXmasDiscount which gives you a 25% discount off the full adult/ child ticket prices. Discounting a 24h adult ticket from £30 to just £22.50. Tickets purchased from are valid for use within 6 months and can be bought as a gift for someone else – we think this makes a great Christmas present idea!

The Original Tour

For anyone travelling before 3 March 2017 Original Tour also have the winter promotion on which means everyone gets 24h extra validity on their 24h or 48h ticket – and both tickets include the extended river cruise to historic Greenwich. There has never been a better time to take the tour!

You can also WIN a family ticket for up to 2 adults and 2 children below, valid until 31st March 2017!

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The Original Tour


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Karen Beddow founded Mini Travellers in 2014 while doing what she loves most...going on holiday!

Mini Travellers is for parents looking for holiday ideas, destination reviews, days out and things to do with the kids. We also have family travel tips, activity ideas and all other things family holiday related. Take a look at some of our latest reviews for holidays and day trips in the UK.

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