Covent Garden’s Hidden Gems: A Self-Guided Walking Tour

Covent Garden’s Hidden Gems: A Self-Guided Walking Tour

Discovering a new area should never be dull, which is why our audio guides are just like podcasts: engaging, quirky and captivating. With a mix of crazy stories, famous residents, hidden neighbourhoods and great food, you’ll get a more intimate and local feel for the area. On this self-guided tour you will walk through the colorful street of Neal’s Yard, explore St. Paul’s Church, stroll along the Strand and ultimately finish in front of the magnificent Royal Opera House. Our interactive digital audio guide can be downloaded anytime directly onto your smartphone!
* Duration: 45 to 50 minutes
* Starts: Greater London, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




Discovering a new area should never be dull, which is why our audio guides are just like podcasts: engaging, quirky and captivating. With a mix of crazy stories, famous residents, hidden neighbourhoods and great food, you’ll get a more intimate and local feel for the area. On this self-guided tour you will walk through the colorful street of Neal’s Yard, explore St. Paul’s Church, stroll along the Strand and ultimately finish in front of the magnificent Royal Opera House. Our interactive digital audio guide can be downloaded anytime directly onto your smartphone!

Itinerary
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Stop At: Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DD England

Covent Garden

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Seven Dials Covent Garden, London WC2 England

Charles Dickens probably described it best, but we try. Pause here to reflect on the spot’s quirky past.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Neal’s Yard, Seven Dials, Covent Garden, London, London WC2H England

Spend some time in this quirky neighborhood to find some IG food, quirky pubs, or quiet corners and a cup of coffee.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: St Paul’s Church, Coffey Street Mary Ann Gardens, Deptford, London SE8 3DS England

A track for trivia lovers as we discover a funky church and explore the origins of “slapstick”.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: The Nell Gwynne Tavern, 2 Bull Inn Ct, London WC2R 0NP, UK

Discover a tale of a musical pioneer and the love story behind the name of the Nell Gwynn Tavern

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Savoy Court & Strand, London WC2R 0EZ, UK

Escape for a walk down this affluent neighbourhood with a pretty crazy history behind it.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Royal Opera House, Bow Street, London WC2E 9DD England

Our last stop is reserved for the admiration of the Opera House

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: New Covent Garden Market, Nine Elms Lane, London SW8 5BH England

Familiarise yourself with stories from the Piazza, St. Paul’s Church, and of a delightful invention.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Rose Street, Rose St, London, UK

Old pubs and breathtaking views of flower arrangements greet us at our next stop.

Duration: 5 minutes