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Secret City of London Tour

Secret City of London Tour

Duration:3 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Lots of tours will show you the famous sights of London but few will show you the real gems that lie hidden behind the narrow passageways and dark allies. For almost 2 decades my curiosity pushed me beyond the main sites and deeper behind the facade of the City to reveal a labyrinth of sites, some of which have stood for millennia; burial sites, hidden churches and tucked away pubs. I studied…
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What we’ll do

The tour is richly informative covering roughly a 2km radiance of the original City of London boundaries. We will meander our way through the historic cobbled streets and back allies starting in Clerkenwell Green near the Karl Marx Library. We then wander past the ancient Order of St John, a short pub stop in one of Charles Dickens old drinking spots and then push on down to Smithfield and other…

What to bring

Comfortable shoes
Dress warm (even if it is fancy dress, make sure you are wrapped up warm)
Drink & Snacks (I want you to stay hydrated so make sure you bring a drink but we try to keep the city clean so please avoid plastic where possible)
Umbrella
Camera

Where you'll be

Most of the places are off the main tourist trails, although astute historians would have heard of them before for most, it will be a first. Ironically though because of the preservation of some of the sites we will be visiting and their relative secrecacy, they are often used as the backdrop in famous films such as; Four Weddings and Funeral, Elizabeth and Sherlock Holmes.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.
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culture walk
Secret City of London Tour
New experience
$38 per person
New experience
$38 per person