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Hidden London Walking Tour

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An extraordinary walking tour through the nooks and crannies of old London. Journey into the past to discover the overlooked, forgotten, and hidden spots that provide clues to a fascinating and surprising past.

Along the way you'll discover part of a medieval crypt, the location of a forgotten river, the church of the Knights Templar, a long lost underground station and a church which shows the scars of WW2.
  • See a different side to the city on a secret London tour
  • Get a more intimate glimpse of the city on a walking tour
  • Avoid tourist crowds by straying from the beaten path
  • Receive enough recommendations to last an entire vacation
What to Expect
After greeting your guide at a designated meeting point in Central London, you’ll navigate the winding lanes of Fleet and Temple streets. Let your guide direct your attention to easy-to-miss architectural features and historic remains. Stroll to places significant to Charles Dickens; and discover a church redolent of a wedding cake. Discover the ancient home of the Knights Templar, the Temple Church. Visit the Statue of Samuel Johnson, to find out where the inventor of the modern dictionary and second most quoted man in the English language lived. Bid your guide farewell armed with insider recommendations sure to enhance your entire trip.
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Departure Point
Victoria Embankment, Temple, London WC2R 2PH, UK
Departure Time
1:30 PM
1h 30m
Return Details
Fleet Street, Fleet St, London, UK
  • Local professional guide
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Temple Church
  • Entry/Admission - St Bride's Church
  • Entry/Admission - Statue of Samuel Johnson
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please arrive 15-minutes prior to departure time
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • No dogs are allowed on the tour other than guide dogs.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A big thank you goes to Jess for our trip around central London on the "Hidden London Walking Tour". My sone bought this experience as a Father's Day gift and we have only just found the free time to take up the tour. Jess was...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Chrisxnewman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit London frequently, but we were suprised how much you dont see even when its right under your nose! Not going to spoil it for you by telling you what you might see, but just to say Rosie had just the right mix of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jeffvelo2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was excellent, and I can thoroughly recommend it. Our guide, Rozie was knowledgeable, entertaining and informative. We could hear everything she said very clearly, even when competing with the London traffic - well done!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Peter C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic trek across an area of London we’ve not spent much time in. Our tour guide Gavin (with a G - not Kevin!) was entertaining & knowledgable and led us on an excellent walk! Although we’ve both spent plenty of time in London, we...More

Thank KLC-11213
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We know London well but this tour took us to places and gave information that we were not aware of. The tour lasted slightly longer than advertised and was conducted at a comfortable pace. Special mention to our guide, Gavin who was most amusing and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from 12345HBY | Reviewed this property |
They simply cover different places/things of interest. Our guide suggested we did both, I didn't have time but intend to do Secret Walking Tour next time I'm in London as the 'Hidden' tour was excellent value and extremely... More
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