PRIVATE TOURS

A private tour in London enables your to take control and explore London at your own pace whilst focusing on the elements that you are most interested in whether it be hidden London, lives of history-making Londoners or the Victorian period.

Many private walking tours explore hidden places which many guide books simply just don't cover. Hotel pick-up is also available.

HOW TO BOOK A PRIVATE TOUR:

1. Choose a private tour from below. Select the number of guests and a date and a time to suit you

2. Once your walk request has been confirmed you can then pay online using our secure system

3. You will instantly receive your private tour confirmation including all details including meeting place

You will also receive an email reminder a little nearer to the tour date. 

NB:  All our private tours are suitable for families except A Nosey Around Soho and A Road to Ruin.

Can't see what you want? Perhaps a bespoke tour would suit your needs.

£115 price include up to 10 people

£10 for additional people

Maximum group size: 25

Popular Tours

QUIRKY TOURS

A Nosey Around Soho - we discover 7 noses of Soho, lost streets and other body bits. Adults only.

Instagram Tour Increase your social media and photography skills on this interactive tour.

Street Art Essentials - see history evolve around you on the colourful streets of Shoreditch.

2.5hr Street Art Tour - delve a little deeper into the street art on the vibrant streets of Whitechapel and Shoreditch.

ADULTS ONLY

A Road to Ruin - on this alcohol themed tour we investigate the relationship between Londoners and their alcohol through places, art and literature.

A Nosey Around Soho - we discover 7 noses of Soho, lost streets and other body bits. Adults only.

LOCAL LONDON

Victorian Covent Garden - stand where the Thames used to dominate, hear about the Victorian love of ice cream and how the country became a smaller place.

Wonders of Whitehall -  uncover the lost Tudor palace of Whitehall, take in the iconic London views and and learn how some of our traditions began.

Best of Blackfriars - visit the King's Wardrobe, two theatres, priory remains and an ancient Guild in a conservation area of the City of London.

Oliver Twist  - we use Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist to go back in time to 1837, the beginning of the Victorian period as follow in the footsteps of Oliver Twist and the Artful Dodger as they run to Fagin's lair.

Thrills and Frills in Southwark  - Uncover a forgotten world, a Mecca for miscreants who enjoyed its taverns and theatres, brothels and bear-baiting. 

Georgian Sadler's Wells - discover a time of speculation, squalor and satire in an area with a long and changeable past. Georgian squares and a forgotten village and a lost river.

Hampstead Village Highlights - a magical place loved by artists including John Constable and George Romney.

FIRST TIME IN LONDON

Introductory Tour of London - Perfect for first-time visitors. Explore iconic London landmarks and experience the London bus and Underground.  

Royal London walk - this royally themed walk is filled with royal residences, two palaces and stories of the most memorable royals.

Wonders of Whitehall -  uncover the lost Tudor palace of Whitehall, take in the iconic London views and and learn how some of our traditions began.

FAMILY-FRIENDLY TOURS

Heretics and Horrors - Take off your rose-tinted spectacles as we look at the life of normal Londoners. 

Harry Potter's London walks -You've read the books and have seen all the films; discover the London used in the Harry Potter films:

1. Southwark to the City

2. Whitehall to the West End

Fantastic Beasts - Where to Find Them in London - The streets of London are awash with plenty of unusual animals with their own stories to tell.

Dragons in the City of London - explore the city of London in search of these proud and yet elusive beasts. 

Pokemon Go Adventures - Explore London's key landmarks while on the hunt for Pokemon and iconic gyms:

CHRISTMAS TOURS

Christmas Lights Tour - walk among the London streets in their glimmering splendour.

A Victorian Christmas - Investigate origins of well-known Christmas traditions which may be older than you think.

A Christmas Carol TourDiscover the network of courts and alleys Charles Dickens knew so well and which he wove into his works. 

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