Starting minutes from the breathtaking Tower of London, your guide will explain our ancient beginnings before leading you into the warren of cobbled streets that makes up the heart of The City of London.
Taking in both World famous sites and hidden away gems, you will be transported through the ages on your way to a pre lunch visit into Tower Bridge where you will get the chance to take in one of the most breathtaking views available (included in the price). The morning portion of this tour is designed to give you a real understanding of the history of our ancient city, and is perfectly complemented by the afternoon London in a Day walking tour.
After a break for lunch in London's largest and oldest food markets, Borough Market, your afternoon tour meets outside Southwark Cathedral.
Starting with an unforgetable boat ride down the Thames from London Bridge, the afternoon really allows us to focus on both the breathtaking architecture and fascinating history of Westminster.
From the hustle surrounding The Houses of Parliament to the peace and tranquility of the Smith Square Conservation Area, allow your guide to tell you a story that has not only changed our City, but the World. You will be told of some of the most important and colourful characters from our History, for William The Conquerer to Winston Churchill. Spend three and a half hours with us and walk away knowing more than most native Londoners.
Yes, reservations are required for this tour.
No, you are welcome to select different days for the morning and afternoon tours if that is more suitable for your time in London. Please be sure to take note of the individual meeting points and times for the tours if you opt to join us on separate days.
You have approximately one hour to spend for lunch before it's time for the afternoon portion of the tour. We suggest staying in Borough Market for lunch, where you can try a variety of foods from one of the many food stalls, or pop into a nearby restaurant for a sit-down meal. Your guide will be happy to direct you towards what you're interested in eating!
This tour meets directly outside Tower Hill Underground Station (Circle, District lines) next to the CitizenM Hotel.
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure time. We do not have the luxury of waiting for guests, or catching them up after the fact.
The afternoon portion of your tour meets directly outside the riverside entrance to Southwark Cathedral on Montague Close, a two-minute's walk from Borough Market.
We are happy to offer full refunds if the reservation is cancelled more than 72 hours (3 days) before the scheduled tour. We cannot offer refunds for tours cancelled less than 72 hours in advance. If you miss the tour for any reason, we'll gladly reschedule you on another available tour anytime for up to a year. If you can't make it, please let us know so we can open your spot to other guests.
All tours run rain or shine.
The afternoon portion of the walking tour concludes near the Churchill War Rooms.
The morning portion of the tour ends at Borough Market, where you are free to eat lunch prior to the afternoon portion.
The morning tour concludes at Borough Market, one of the largest and oldest food markets in London. Your guide will be happy to direct you towards a variety of food stalls or nearby restaurants, depending on what you would like to eat! Cost of lunch is not included in the tour.
This package tour includes a visit into the Tower Bridge Exhibition, and a boat cruise on the River Thames.
Yes, of course!
No, we do not go to our office on this tour, therefore do not bring any luggage or large bags with you.
Many hotels provide complimentary luggage check, and some train stations include luggage storage services.
Absolutely! We host loads of families and we're a great family activity. Please keep in mind the duration and pace of the walking tour when deciding if it is suitable for your child. We are on our feet the majority of the 7 hours.