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Big Ben to Covent Garden: off the beaten track private tour

Availability: Daily
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Experience this iconic part of London during a private tour with a local
  • Enjoy all the secluded squares, idyllic walks and charming streets
  • Discover what's hiding behind one of the word's most glorious city spaces
  • One set price covers up to six participants
What to expect

During your Big Ben to Covent Garden walking tour, your local expert guide will take you off the beaten track to discover lesser-known, authentic neighborhood gems. You'll see both well-known and discreet sights:

  • Big Ben and Parliament
  • Charming parks and and lesser-known churches near Westminster Abbey
  • Watch the queen's swans gliding idyllically through the ponds and protected bird sanctuaries among the secluded shrubberies and woodlands
  • Buckingham Palace, where you can observe if the state flag is flying overhead—an indication that the Queen is in residence
  • Westminster’s best street for shopping
  • Enjoy a quick drink at one of central London’s best rooftop bars offering a relaxed atmosphere and great panoramic views of Trafalgar Square, London Eye and Big Ben
  • Wander past the upmarket grocers frequented by the Queen (in actuality her staff) and London's most expensive restaurant, which fortunately offers slightly more affordable lunch options
  • The seemingly chaotic Piccadilly Circus, which is often compared to New York's Time Square
  • Navigate through the numerous squares and backstreets that lead to Covent Garden, with its glorious covered two-floor market surrounded by musicians and street-performers
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What's included
  • Four-hour tour with local expert guide
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation fees
Where
  • Meeting point: Westminster Underground Station, Exit 4, in front of Cafe Nero.
What to remember
  • This "un-tour" is unscripted so even though you will book an initial timeline, the day might evolve in different directions to ensure that you experience the neighborhood your way
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When
  • Daily: 10.00am
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CityUnscripted
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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