Sherlock Holmes tour where you solve a mystery case
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Sherlock Holmes tour where you solve a mystery case

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Walk at your own pace on this self-guided walking tour and audio game
  • Become a detective and try to solve a mystery case
  • Use your skills of deduction and feel the pulse of London
  • Solve puzzles and find hidden clues around you
What to expect

Have you ever heard of the Blue Carbuncle? Dr John Watson sure hadn’t, until one evening when he happened to witness a very curious assault in Hyde Park and suddenly found himself to be in possession of the precious blue jewel. Luckily, he could turn to Sherlock Holmes - detective extraordinaire - for help.

Dr John Watson will be at your service in this self-guided audio walking tour. He has heard rumours that you aspire to become a detective and is ready to put you to the final test. He will tell you the story of the Blue Carbuncle, take you to the locations in London where the story takes place and help you through some serious puzzle-solving detective work.

This StoryTour, based on Arthur Conan Doyle’s short story “The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle”, will guide you from Hyde Park to the Sherlock Holmes statue and museum in the iconic Baker Street. During your walk you will be using your skills of deduction and you will feel the pulse of London.

The tour includes stops at iconic landmarks and clues will be hidden in your surroundings. Through sound, images, and intriguing puzzles you will soon be on the tail of the culprit who stole the blue jewel. Once you have finished this tour and solved the case of the Blue Carbuncle you will be ready to call yourself an accomplished detective.

This walking tour is perfect for audio book and puzzle game fans, as well as those who want to go sightseeing in London in a fun and flexible manner.

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What's included
  • The StoryTourist App
  • Lifetime access to the "Sherlock Holmes" tour
What's not included
  • Smartphone and headphones
  • Food and drink
  • Transportation
  • Entrance to any museums along the way
Where

Hyde Park, Brook Gate, 36 Park Ln, Greater London W1K 7AN, England, GB

Meeting point:

Your experience starts close to Hyde Park’s Brook gate. Look for the round little building of covered benches, with a pointy green roof.

What to remember
  • The tour starts in Hyde park and ends on Baker Street, London; public transportation is available near both locations
  • You will need to download an app in order to participate in this tour, all details will be emailed to you
  • A full refund is offered only if the experience is canceled before it has been downloaded
  • Bring a fully charged phone with the app and the tour already downloaded
  • For the best possible listening experience, bring headphones
  • This tour is not recommended for wheelchair users due to cobblestone streets and high pavements
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When
  • This self-guided audio tour can be completed at your preferred day and time
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Provider
StoryTourist
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 hour before the activity begins.

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