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South Bank Tours and Activities

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Packed with cultural hot spots and boasting a uniquely laid-back atmosphere, the South Bank district is a must for anyone curious about London life. Locals and visitors alike stroll the riverbank for striking views of Westminster and beyond, or pop into any of the museums, galleries, theaters, or pubs for which the area is famous.

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Lambeth Bridge to Blackfriars Bridge,south to St George's Circus, London, England
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Big Bus London Hop-On Hop-Off Tour and River Cruise

Big Bus London Hop-On Hop-Off Tour and River Cruise

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Discover the grandeur of London aboard the open-top, double-decker Big Bus on this hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour. With your 1-, 2-, or 3-day ticket, design a personal itinerary with stops including Buckingham Palace, Hyde Park, St. Paul’s Cathedral and more. Enjoy unobstructed views and onboard commentary as you view the city’s highlights and upgrade to the fast-track London Eye option to get an aerial view of the city aboard the London Eye giant observation wheel. Hop off at Westminster Pier or Tower of London stop to enjoy a Thames River cruise.
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$43.42
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US$43.42
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Tootbus Must See London: Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour and Thames River Cruise

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Tootbus Must See London: Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour and Thames River Cruise

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See the best of London without the stress of rigid tour times and massive crowds on this hop-on hop-off bus tour. With your flexible pass, hop aboard the double-decker, open-top bus for a comfortable sightseeing excursion. Great for kids and adults, your pass offers multiple route options with stops at main attractions like Big Ben, the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace and more. Bonus features include a free city walking tour, a Thames River cruise, and local discounts.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$43.84
US$48.71
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South Bank (London Bridge) Walking Tour & Enter The Tower of London

South Bank (London Bridge) Walking Tour & Enter The Tower of London

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London’s South Bank area is home to more than a dozen of the city’s top attractions, so see them all in just a few hours on this insightful walking tour. In addition to the famous London Bridge, see the Clink Prison, the Globe Theatre, St. Paul's Cathedral, and the Shard, while hearing London legends and trivia from an entertaining guide. Finally, be dazzled by the crown jewels with included admission to the Tower of London.
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  • 3 hours
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US$76.17
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London Thames River Dinner Cruise

London Thames River Dinner Cruise

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Take to the Thames for a sparkling river dinner sailing past London’s waterfront sights. Settle at your table to savor a delectable dinner and admire floodlit city sights such as Tower Bridge, the London Eye, and Big Ben as you eat and relax, and enjoy enchanting live entertainment.
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  • 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$151.70
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Southbank or Westminster Photography Tour at Night

Southbank or Westminster Photography Tour at Night

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See an alternative side of London while honing your photography skills on this 2-hour evening photography tour. Master basic techniques or improve existing camera skills alongside an expert guide and capture flawless shots of London’s illuminated landmarks. Choose between a creative workshop in Westminster, home to the iconic Big Ben, London Eye, and the Houses of Parliament, or opt to photograph London’s famous skyline from Southbank on the Thames River.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$152.52
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Private Tour: Night Photography Tour in London

Private Tour: Night Photography Tour in London

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Discover the enchantment of London at night, and learn to take evening photos using professional techniques. Explore iconic London landmarks and examine unique architecture while learning to capture the perfect shots. Enjoy the personalized attention of an experienced photographer on a private night photography tour.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$228.78
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London Christmas Lights Private Tour

London Christmas Lights Private Tour

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This is the very best way to see the London Christmas Lights. The Lights are mainly in London’s vibrant West End, along the iconic shopping routes such as Oxford Street, Regent Street and Bond Street. We also see superb lights in Mayfair, Trafalgar Square, the Thames Embankment and Westminster. The car is an electric powered 6 seater, with a glass, panoramic roof and is solely for the use of your group. We can stop wherever you like for photos and I have a fabulous route planned out, which we can alter as we go along to let you see whatever you like. I am an experienced London Cabbie and qualified Tour Guide, so I’ll tell you loads of interesting facts and stories about London too.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$271.39
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London Podcast Tours: 10 self-guided walks to discover the city

London Podcast Tours: 10 self-guided walks to discover the city

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Discover London in a new way with our self-guided podcast tours! Discovering a new area should never be dull, which is why our immersive audio guides are just like podcasts: engaging, quirky and captivating.We've teamed up with expert historians, storytellers and students to give you a unique and engaging experience of London! We will discover some of London's most iconic landmarks as well as taking you off the beaten track to discover some of the lesser known gems! You'll learn all about the British Monarchy with our Royal London tour and the parliamentary system in our Westminster tour. Fancy something a bit more off-the beaten track? We'll take you around some of the coolest instagram spots in Soho, to the cultural scene of Southbank, the colourful neighbourhoods of Covent Garden, the dynamic Shoreditch, the vibrant Brixton, and to the UNESCO Heritage Site of Kew Gardens! Our interactive digital audio guide can be downloaded anytime directly onto your smartphone!
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  • 1 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$27.82
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London's 2 Hour Private Kickstart Tour with a Local: 100% Personalized ★★★★★

London's 2 Hour Private Kickstart Tour with a Local: 100% Personalized ★★★★★

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Experience London like a local on this private 2-hour walking tour and maximize your time with a custom-made itinerary. Perhaps check off famous landmarks such as Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, and the Tower of London; discover neighborhoods like Soho and Covent Garden; or get insider tips on where to shop, dine, or party in the city.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$71.49
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Tootbus London by Night: Sightseeing Bus Tour & Thames River Cruise

Tootbus London by Night: Sightseeing Bus Tour & Thames River Cruise

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Experience the city as the sun begins to set and London lights up around you. A non-stop tour combining a live guided bus tour and a river cruise. A great tour to rediscover the city under a new light, the best of London by bus and boat. The city bursts into life at night and London looks spectacular with twinkling lights cutting through the darkness. Watch the city come alive as the sun sets and as famous monuments such as the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye light up. From the comfort of the top deck, to a tranquil seat on the river, don’t miss out on the perfect night experience. Some of the landmarks on our night tour include: Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, Trafalgar Square, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower of London and many more.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$34.79
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US$34.79
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Shakespeare Walking Tour in London

Shakespeare Walking Tour in London

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Retrace the footsteps of iconic playwright William Shakespeare on this 3-hour walking tour of central London. Visit London’s lively South Bank and the legendary Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, plus see the site of the original theatre and its competitor, the Rose Theatre. Additional attractions include the Shakespeare stained glass window at Southwark Cathedral, Winchester Palace, the Golden Hind and the Anchor Pub.
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  • 3 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$178.74
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Medieval London: A Self-Guided Audio Tour from Monument to the Tower of London

Medieval London: A Self-Guided Audio Tour from Monument to the Tower of London

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Put the Tower of London in its often gruesome context on this two mile riverside walk from Monument Station to Traitors’ Gate. • Spot Roman ruins, find out about the 10 infamous executions here – including Anne Boleyn’s at the hands of an expert swordsman from France – and meet a brazen thief who almost escaped with the Crown Jewels • Hear from producer James Holdstock, an author of historical fiction set at the Tower • Do it all a little over an hour or linger at stops along the way with complete control over when you start and finish • Get unlimited use before your booking date and after it Once you’ve booked, you’ll receive a ticket with instructions and a unique code listed under “Before You Go”. Then simply install the VoiceMap app and enter your code. The app displays directions to the starting point, and when you’re in the right place, just pop in your headphones and tap start. VoiceMap has automatic GPS playback, with turn-by-turn directions. It also works offline.
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  • 40 minutes to 2 hours
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US$5.55
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Visit Shakespeare's Globe Theatre & See 30+ London Sights Tour!

Visit Shakespeare's Globe Theatre & See 30+ London Sights Tour!

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London attracts visitors from across the world to its landmarks and attractions, but navigating the streets to explore solo cuts into valuable sightseeing time. On this walking tour, leave the map behind and follow your guide to famous sites like the Tower of London and Westminster Abbey. Catch the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace, and learn of London’s theater history at Shakespeare's Globe.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$82.11
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London Layover Tour with a Local: 100% Personalized & Private

London Layover Tour with a Local: 100% Personalized & Private

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Why spend your Heathrow layover stuck in the airport food court when you can explore London’s top attractions? Take a 6-hour private tour of the capital and create a custom itinerary based on the things that interest you. Visit Big Ben, eat traditional fish and chips, stroll through Covent Garden, and more. Whatever you decide, your private guide is with you every step of the way to ensure an authentic English experience.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$201.80
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Private Custom Tour London in a Day with a Local: Private & Personalized

Private Custom Tour London in a Day with a Local: Private & Personalized

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Make your London adventure a personal one on a private 8-hour sightseeing tour. Your tailor made itinerary can include Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, the city’s hidden gems, and much more. It's up to you. Thanks to the expert navigation skills of your Londoner guide, you’re able to explore in an efficient, but leisurely manner. Leave with exclusive tips on what to see, eat, and do with the rest of your vacation.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$183.03
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South Bank Photography Tour - Small Group

South Bank Photography Tour - Small Group

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Capture the infectious energy of London’s South Bank on this 4-hour photography walking tour. Your professional photographer guide will show you how to adjust aperture, shutter speed and depth of field to snap candid portraits of the street entertainers and market vendors that line the River Thames. With tour places limited to six, you’ll enjoy one-on-one tuition to help you achieve winning shots of landmarks like the London Eye, Big Ben and St Paul's Cathedral.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$190.65
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Photos at the Landmarks (Travel Photos)

Photos at the Landmarks (Travel Photos)

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Get over 40 professional-quality photographs taken by a noted Instagrammer during this photo walk through London. Choose from two different walking routes, either north or south of the Thames River, and snap iconic landmarks like the Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, and the London Eye. You'll also get personalized tips for how to boost your social media following.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$183.03
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Private Tour: South Bank Photography Walking Tour in London

Private Tour: South Bank Photography Walking Tour in London

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Combine a 4-hour walking tour along London’s atmospheric South Bank with an expert-led photography class tailored to your interests and knowledge level. Pass iconic landmarks like Big Ben, the London Eye and Westminster Bridge, set against a photogenic backdrop of the Thames River. Your private guide will show you how to get the best possible shots with your camera and point out little-known viewpoints to make your photos unique and memorable.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$244.04
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Borough Market Food Tour with a Local: Private & Personalized

Borough Market Food Tour with a Local: Private & Personalized

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Enjoy a fully personalized half-day tasting tour around London, customized to your tastes and preferences. Sample up to eight savory and sweet British delicacies, from Cumberland sausages and artisanal chocolates to traditional jellied eel, as you explore the city on foot. Possible stops include baked goods at Borough Market, a classic roast at the Southbank Centre, or a British craft beer or ale on Charles Street.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$151.57
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VIP Tour: Award Winning Christmas Market Tour

VIP Tour: Award Winning Christmas Market Tour

Cider, Delicious Foods, Carols, and a Christmas market The perfect combination at Wintertime :) "it's all happening down by the river and in a great spirit" In a small group, you will discover the South Bank and Borough Market (1000-year-old Market). These are two of the most loved areas of London which offer the most delicious and best variety of food in town. Eat your way along the river Thames and tuck into festive snacks and steaming drinks, from mulled wine and hot chocolate to German sausages, mince pies and spiced cider Here we will discover our friendly award-winning suppliers and have fun discovering the buzzing riverbank with artisans introducing handmade gifts and delicious street food from traditional wooden chalets. Foods you will try include: German Sausage Tasting Fish and Chips Award-Winning Sausage Roll Oysters (or alternative) Cider or Eggnog Hot Chocolate Mulled Wine Fruit mince pies An absolute treat to the palate And exclusively for you a Luxury drink!
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  • 3 hours
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US$120.50
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VIP Tour: The Tasty Weekend Walk- Eat and Sights!

VIP Tour: The Tasty Weekend Walk- Eat and Sights!

In a small group, you will discover 2 award-winning markets where Londoner's hangout and like to keep secret. These 2 markets are on each end of the walking tour, they are united by the deliciousness of their extensive variety of award-winning food. Between those 2 delicious markets, we will take you on a picturesque walk along the Thames which is perfect for pictures, Instagram friendly and traffic-free. You will see more than 20 landmarks and 6 bridges including Big Ben, London Eye South Bank Centre The National Theatre The British Film Industry building Tate Modern Shakespeare Globe Saint Paul Cathedrale The Clink Southwark Cathedrale HMS Belfast The London Skyline Tower Bridge Tower of London After this 60-90 min walk, we will indulge in some delicious foods and a refreshing glass of locally brewed beer or Kombucha... As a VIP you will get a luxury drink on top of your experience
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  • 3 hours
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US$105.24
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US$105.24

Private Tour: The Tasty Weekend Walk- Eat and Sights!

Private Tour: The Tasty Weekend Walk- Eat and Sights!

In a Private group, you will discover 2 award-winning markets where Londoner's hangout and like to keep secret. These 2 markets are on each end of the walking tour, they are united by the deliciousness of their extensive variety of award-winning food. Between those 2 delicious markets, we will take you on a picturesque walk along the Thames which is perfect for pictures, Instagram friendly and traffic-free. You will see more than 20 landmarks and 6 bridges including Big Ben, London Eye South Bank Centre The National Theatre The British Film Industry building Tate Modern Shakespeare Globe Saint Paul Cathedrale The Clink Southwark Cathedrale HMS Belfast The London Skyline Tower Bridge Tower of London After this 60-90 min walk, we will indulge in some delicious foods and a refreshing glass of locally brewed beer or Kombucha...
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  • 3 hours
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US$128.12
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US$128.12

London Fitness Pass

London Fitness Pass

Are you looking to maintain your fitness routine during your stay in the beautiful city of London? The Fitness Pass allows you to stay on track with your sports activities without compromising on quality or experience. With access to hundreds of daily fitness classes (think cycling, pilates, yoga) across more than 50 gyms, the London Fitness Pass offers workout options to accommodate your schedule and fitness level. Simply choose the Pass type that works for you with 2 or 4 visit options which are valid for a year from purchase date. How it Works - Once you choose your Fitness Pass, you will first receive a payment confirmation from Viator. - A follow on email will arrive within a few minutes with your specific link and your BODDY Pass Code which you will use to reserve your entry and/or book your class. - Gyms listed in the itinerary are purely for display purposes only. When you access the BODDY booking page, you will see these and many others.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$17.91
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Discover London Along The River

Discover London Along The River

When it comes to cultural diversity, London is up there with the best of them, and if you head south of the river you'll experience a whole other atmosphere that celebrates London's arty side. With one of our London hosts by your side, you can tap into that creative energy as you explore museums, contemporary and forward-thinking art galleries and even a Shakespearean theatre. Take a scenic walk along the banks of the Thames, working up an appetite that you can then quell with innovative foods from one of London's most eclectic food markets. Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$114.40
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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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Should I book South Bank tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since South Bank can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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How much does it cost to visit South Bank 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to South Bank costs USD 5.55. Guided South Bank tours start around USD 5.55 per person.
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What's the best way to experience South Bank?