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History tour of Highgate Village

History tour of Highgate Village

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

My name is Julian. I am a qualified London tour guide and have lived in the Highgate area for over 30 years. I have a passion for history, especially the history of this amazing city, and love sharing stories of the places and people - past and present - who have lived here.
Julian
Julian
Julian
Julian

What we’ll do

Join us on a tour of the beautiful London village of Highgate—an area that sits high on a hill overlooking the city and is full of history, spectacular views, great stories, and brilliant pubs. You can’t ask for much more than that. Our guided walk lasts for approximately 90 minutes, and along the way we’ll find out where Hitler’s brother (briefly) lived. We’ll also see where poet Samuel Taylor…

What else you should know

Highgate is nice and hilly so please wear comfortable shoes!

Where you'll be

The walk will start at Highgate Tube station, on the Northern line. We'll wander up to High Point and along the main street in the picturesque village of Highgate. We'll visit Pond Square in the center of the village, walk along Highgate Hill, pass by the famous Highgate cemetery where many famous people are buried, and end up in The Flash—a brilliant, traditional pub with a fascinating past.

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.

More tips

Highgate is nice and hilly so please wear comfortable shoes!
Julian
history walk
History tour of Highgate Village
New experience
$26 per person
New experience
$26 per person