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  • Location: London, United Kingdom
  • Duration:  2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
See the sci-fi sights of London on a 2.5-hour ‘Doctor Who’ TV locations tour, led by a local guide. While exploring central London neighborhoods such as Borough and the Southbank, listen to anecdotes and stories about the ever-popular series and, of course, about the Doctor himself! See Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre alongside with other top London attractions used as filming sites.

Highlights

  • 2.5-hour Doctor Who TV locations tour in London
  • See filming sites from both recent and older episodes like Remembrance of the Daleks
  • Learn little-known secrets about famous Doctor Who actors such as Christopher Eccleston
  • Explore the central London neighborhoods of Borough and the South Bank
  • Pose for photos in John Adam St, the house that was invaded by extraterrestrials

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

This is an absolute must-do tour for a Doctor Who fan in London! The guide will give you gossip from the show. See the most iconic scenes from the TV series and some of the most iconic sights in London.

What You Can Expect

‘Doctor Who’ TV Locations Tour of London

Doctor Who Walking Tour of London

After meeting your guide in central London, set off on your Doctor Who tour of the city. While much of the everyday filming for the sci-fi series took place in Cardiff, many iconic Doctor Who scenes were filmed on the streets of England’s capital. See a selection of the best while exploring neighborhoods like Borough, Southwark, the City of London and the South Bank.

As you walk, your guide will entertain you with fun snippets of trivia about the intergalactic time lord, who travels back in time exploring the universe. Learn about his TARDIS – the 1960s-style London police box used as a time-traveling machine – and hear about key characters such as Clara Oswald and Madam Vastra.

Visit sites used recently like Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, which featured in The Shakespeare Code episode, as well as filming locations from older episodes such as Remembrance of the Daleks, filmed in 1988. Stop for photos in John Adams Street, where the Prime Minster's house was recreated for the show and recollect the episode when the iconic building was infiltrated by the ruthless Siltheens – a family of criminal extraterrestrials from the planet Raxacoricofallapatorius.

Hear insider gossip about the cast, learning little-known secrets about actors who have played the coveted role of the Doctor. Chat about popular faces like Matt Smith, David Tenant and Christopher Eccleston, and compare them with earlier actors such as William Hartnell who starred in the first-ever episode.

Having explored the key filming sites around London, work your way to Waterloo station where your tour finishes.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2014

Aimee was our very knowledgeable guide who led us on our tour. She provided great inside information about Dr. Who from the point of view of someone who has interacted with some of the cast memebers before and had a part in an episode. She shared a lot of interesting information and the tour route allows you to see many of the sights of London. Note-make sure you bring an Oyster or travel card as there is a short bus ride you take on the tour route. The tour was very enjoyable for Dr. Who fans of all ages and we would recommend it to others.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2014

Great tour. Wandered through south London. The photo book was a great idea. It clearly identified the particular episode and site. Stories about the use of hay to hide cars n stuff was good. I'll have to go home and re-watch some episode to find the hay..

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