Private Group: Historical Pub Walking Tour of London

Private Group: Historical Pub Walking Tour of London

Enjoy a historic private tour down the infamous “street of shame”. With over 30 pubs and gin distilleries to choose from, your guide will tailor the walk to your personal preferences. With plenty of time to pause for a drink in 4 or 5 of London’s most famous pubs along the way, the guide is on hand to recommend a few local tipples. You’ll also enjoy a smattering of quirky history as you stroll through the hidden alleys and courtyards that make the City of London so unique. The walk finishes close to Covent Garden, and you might choose to dine in a haunted pub dating back over 400 years.
* Duration: 2 to 4 hours
* Starts: Greater London, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours




Enjoy a historic private tour down the infamous “street of shame”. With over 30 pubs and gin distilleries to choose from, your guide will tailor the walk to your personal preferences. With plenty of time to pause for a drink in 4 or 5 of London’s most famous pubs along the way, the guide is on hand to recommend a few local tipples. You’ll also enjoy a smattering of quirky history as you stroll through the hidden alleys and courtyards that make the City of London so unique. The walk finishes close to Covent Garden, and you might choose to dine in a haunted pub dating back over 400 years.

Itinerary
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Pass By: St. Paul’s Cathedral, St Paul’s Churchyard, London EC4M 8AD England

Enjoy an overview of history and how this building survived WW2

Stop At: Black Friar, 174 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4V 4EG England

Enjoy a drink in London’s finest art-nouveau inspired pub

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: St Bride’s Church, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8AU England

Hear the legend of the “wedding cake”

Pass By: Dr. Johnson’s House, 17 Gough Square, London EC4A 3DE England

Hear about the life & times of this characterful wordsmith…

Stop At: The Old Bank of England Pub, 194 Fleet Street, London EC4A 2LT England

Drink in this splendour of this old banking hall…

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Temple Bar Memorial, Fleet Street The Strand, London England

Pass the ancient City of London boundary

Pass By: Royal Courts of Justice, Strand, London WC2A 2LL England

Hear the gossip from the highest civil court in the land…

Pass By: St. Clement Danes Church, Strand, London WC2R 1DH England

See the RAF legacy and hear the famous “Oranges & lemons” peel

Pass By: Old Curiosity Shop, 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London WC2A 2ES England

See this historic slice of Dickensian London…

Pass By: Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3TL England

Visit London’s oldest tailors and enjoy the secret inn of court…

Pass By: Sir John Soane’s Museum, 13 Lincoln’s Inn Fields Holborn, London WC2A 3BP England

Be inspired to visit this eccentric house & museum

Stop At: Princess Louise, Wc1 208 High Holborn, London WC1V 7EP England

Enjoy a drink in London’s finest gin-palace style pub…

Duration: 20 minutes