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Alternative London Tours

Brick Lane, London, England (East End / East London)
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Ranked #5 of 622 activities in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: Discover the London you won't find in the guide books with London's original off-the-beaten-track tour provider! Come with us to explore the culture,... more » Owner description: Discover the London you won't find in the guide books with London's original off-the-beaten-track tour provider! Come with us to explore the culture, creativity and community of London's vibrant East End. We offer unique and original walking tours and bike tours, an Alternative London shopping experience and a combined street art tour and workshop led by those who know the scene best - the artists. Tour prices start at pay-what-you-want so there's something for everyone at a price to suit all budgets. Let our expert guides show you the real London, from a local's perspective. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

Our Street Art Walking Tour of the East End was fantastic! We learned so much and got to see some great art - it was worth the time and money for sure! I would recommend it to anyonr!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

Read about the Alternative London tours in East London and decided to give it a shot. It was absolutely terrific. Our guide, Josh, was extremely knowledgeable not only about the history of the East End but about the street art scene from its inception. We saw dozens of pieces all over the area - I loved it as did my... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

It was great!! Interesting and exciting! Too short to see every little arty pieces, but enough to want to see more!! Thanks!!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

When visiting friends in London, we wanted to see alternative London and we definitely got to see it. We saw such a great variation of street art as well as gaining a good understanding of the history of the area. Our guide Doug was so passionate about street art which really did make the tour enjoyable. We will be booking... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW via mobile

Wonderful guide,with amazing knowledge and appreciation of the area that was simply infectious. I would really recommend going. A great day out with friends and family, whatever your age!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW via mobile

We booked the tour for my girlfriend's birthday to make the most of a summer afternoon outside, in a part of London we had not explored before. We were certainly not dissapointed! The weather was wonderful and our guide Ben Slow, was knowledgable, witty and very entertaining! Look out for some of this chaps' great art work on line and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

This tour will take you to places that are not usually mentioned in the tourist guides. You will be taken to see masterpieces of street art, Doug was an excellent tour guide, very funny and knowledgeable, he gave an insight of a brief history of East London and the stories behind the art he showed us. In theory the tour... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Excellent tour! Our guide was really friendly, passionate and knowledgeable I have discovered some unexpected pieces of arts in the streets of Bricklane I went through so many times; good history insight of the area as well

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Very informative and enjoyable tour, Lily was a great tour guide and she explained everything very well. Recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Our guide, Josh, was insightful and never shy with his opinions, which we appreciated since he is a street art artist. I will recommend this without reservation.

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