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Address: 23 Brook Road | London, Ilford IG2 7EU, England
Phone Number: +44 7970 911223
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Original and best Tours of London in Iconic London Black Taxis by...

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, DOCTOR WHO, DOWNTON ABBEY, 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"

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Outstanding tour and guide in London!

This perfectly chosen birthday gift -a 4 hour tour of London iconic entertainment related destinations was a real winner! Guide Jerry arrived on time at our hotel,added in a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 26, 2015

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68 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

This perfectly chosen birthday gift -a 4 hour tour of London iconic entertainment related destinations was a real winner! Guide Jerry arrived on time at our hotel,added in a birthday gift of sweets,and showed us so many locations including Abbey Road,Carnaby Street,London Palladium,all Sherlock Holmes, Ian Fleming/ James Bond points of interest whilst expanding to Southwark with the Globe theatre.... More 

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Hamburg, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We did the private black cab/taxi tour to Downton Abby sites. It was wonderful, but I must admit that it was OVER THE TOP due to our driver, named Richard Liddle. Great host and he went the extra mile to show us everything in detail. Another highlight was stopping for lunch at a local pub...WONDEFUL!! Great Trip-Excellent Driver.

1 Thank sue w
Vista, California
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We enjoyed our day with Richard on Capital Taxi Tours - The Taxi is super comfortable and convenient, Richard was knowledgeable, witty and comfortable to be around. We were a family of 3 and had all been to London once before, so we concentrated on "All Things Sherlock" as well as an overview of the highlights of London. It was... More 

1 Thank carolyn a
Mesa, Arizona
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36 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This was, by far, the best tour we took on our recent 3-week stay in Europe. Our driver, David, was knowledgeable and helpful, and we all had a great time. This particular tour was of most interest to both my Mom and my 13-year-old niece, and they both loved it especially, we even got to tag the wall at Abbey... More 

2 Thank plakapaint
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We booked the private "Dr Who" tour of London. The driver, Gerry was absolutely the best! My wife and I and two daughters thoroughly enjoyed it. I am not a Dr Who fan and Gerry entertained each of us catering to our respective interests- Dr Who, History, Sherlock Holmes, etc. Thoughtful, polite and incredibly knowledgeable on all aspects of English... More 

Thank Eduardo J
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 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 

3 Thank Joshua W
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85 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
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 

1 Thank ExeterGemini
London, United Kingdom
1 review
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.

Thank Danielle T
Kingsville, Maryland
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9 reviews
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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 

Thank orlop
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 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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