Ideal for history enthusiasts, this private 2.5-hour history tour of London allows you to discover landmarks and legends that have shaped the modern capital. Alongside your guide, you’ll stroll through Covent Garden and Trafalgar Square, and amble past Downing Street and the Houses of Parliament. History-rich commentary will reveal the prosperous, and often turbulent, past of London. Relish the opportunity to customize your itinerary and receive undivided attention from your personal guide on this private tour.
Private 2.5-hour history tour of London
Ideal for history and culture enthusiasts
Visit landmarks integral to the development of London, such as the Houses of Parliament, Trafalgar Square and Downing Street
Listen to history-rich commentary that reveals the past of London
Customize the itinerary and receive undivided attention on this private tour
Tour Guide Exclusively For You (Does NOT apply if you choose "SAVE! BOOK SEMI-PRIVATE" option)
Duration 2 - 2.5 Hours
Tour Will Run, Rain Or Shine
Tour price does NOT include hotel pickup or drop-off (we recommend UBER or Taxi)
Tour price does NOT include gratuities (optional)
Departure & Return
Covent Garden, London, UK
Westminster Abbey (Stop R), Westminster, London SW1H 0GT, UK
What To Expect
At a departure time to suit your schedule, greet your guide in Covent Garden and receive a historical overview of the area, replete with street performers and designer boutiques. As you wander around central London, your guide will peel back layers of history and reveal how London functioned before modern technology and the industrial revolution. Learn about Chaucer’s associations with Westminster Abbey; observe the Prime Minister’s residence at 10 Downing Street; and learn about megalomaniac monarchs and influential prime ministers as you wander through green spaces and bustling streets. At Westminster Abbey, bid your guide farewell and continue exploring independently.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
It is imperative that you provide us with guests MOBILE PHONE NUMBER (including country code)
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Notes: The tour route may be affected by national celebrations. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an alternative route still being able to see all the highlights on the tour. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. No large bags or suitcases are allowed during this tour. We recommend comfortable shoes, a bottle of water, umbrella in case of rain and hat during summer. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some can’t be visited from the inside.
Near public transportation
Transportation is wheelchair accessible
Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.