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Black Taxi Tours in London by Capital Taxi Tours

23 Brook Road | London, Ilford IG2 7EU, England
07970911223
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Owner description: Original and best Tours of London in Iconic London Black Taxis by registered Taxi Drivers and guides.Tours of London for a few hours, half a day, all... more » Owner description: Original and best Tours of London in Iconic London Black Taxis by registered Taxi Drivers and guides.Tours of London for a few hours, half a day, all day. Tours of the countryside.Novelty tours, Harry Potter, James Bond, Sherlock Holmes, The Beatles, plus our unique Hidden Treasures London Tour.Reviewed in Sunday Mail Newspaper as: "The ultimate go anywhere, anytime tour company full of historical and anecdotal knowledge" « less
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

I booked a private tour of London titled "The London of the Beatles, Sherlock Homes and James Bond" as a surprise for my partner's birthday without knowing what to expect. We are from the states and visiting London for the first time. Our tour guide, Richard, was beyond amazing. He was early and had a pristine Mercedes taxi with complimentary... More

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Exeter
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014 via mobile

Richard our driver/guide is a wonderful guide of this countries capital. He tailor made our route after finding out our interests and took us on the most fun and informative tour ever. Nothing was too much trouble for him and his lovely Mercedes wheelchair accessible taxi was brilliant and comfortable even with our quite large manual wheelchair. There were four... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

My family and I did the tour with Richard and Capital taxi tours. It was just fantastic. I would recommend this tour and the company to anyone who is interested in Sherlock or Dr Who.

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Kingsville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

My husband and I traveled to London for the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who. One of the absolute highlights of the trip was the Doctor Who Tour. Richard Liddle, who may very well be the best tour guide in the city, met us at the front door of our hotel, precisely on time, with his comfortable and spacious black taxi.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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12 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

This was not a tour in a Tardis but in a London Taxi! Very comfortable and modern Taxi, with wheelchair access. Richard was very knowledgeable and my nephews loved the tour. We visited the only remaining Tardis in a London street, We followed in the footsteps of all 12 Doctors around London. There were lots of photo opportunities at all... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Our tour guide, Gerry, was a wealth of fascinating knowledge. He has a degree in ancient history AND knows nearly as much about Harry Potter as J.K. Rowling does. What an interesting storyteller! He picked us up at our hotel on time, and guided me and my 3 elementary school-aged children through a magical 12-hour day to see more HP-related... More

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Dallas
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We spent 2 1/2 days with Richard and his team in June and had a great time. These guys are professionals and are all very knowledgeable about all things London!! We covered all the main attractions and were able to fit in everything on our list. The Harry Potter day was the favorite of my niece and nephew. Richard is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

My mother and I were in London for a few days and I received very high recommendations to go on a black cab tour. None of the praise was exaggerated! Our tour guide Richard was knowledgable, friendly, and interested in what we wanted to see. We took the hidden treasures tour and visited a 300 yr old wine shop and... More

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

We visited London for 3 days and toured with Richard for 1.5 of those days! He really helped us fit in as much as we could in our short time here. We did a Harry Potter tour and it was wonderful for the kids! We visited many of the sites around London that were used in the filming of the... More

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Deb G. 20 Nov 2012 Richard Liddle was our (family) tour guide for the day in Oxford, starting in London Kensington. My family and I give Richard full marks and definitely five stars for his tour. He was very friendly, extremely knowledgable and very professional. His knowledge and love for history made the tour informative and extremely interesting. We learned... More

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