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A Christmas Carol and Charles Dickens Old London Walking Tour provided by Richard's Tours

A Christmas Carol and Charles Dickens Old London Walking Tour

A Christmas Carol and Charles Dickens Old London Walking Tour
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
2–3 hours
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Stroller accessible
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    2–3 hours
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Stroller accessible
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Treat yourself to a private and bespoke tour at your own pace to the sites immortalised by one of the most famous authors in the world, Charles Dickens. This tour takes you on a journey through Dickens London, focusing on the story "A Christmas Carol" perfect to get you in the festive spirit. See the very sites that still survive much as Ebeneezer Scrooge would have remembered them. Your guide will bring to life the Hidden Courts, Alleys and Taverns featured in Dickens work. The tour includes a stop at one of London's oldest pubs, with a fire to warm you as you find a cosy corner and perhaps enjoy a mulled wine. Charles himself was known to be a regular, as was the notorious Hellfire Club. • Get into the festive spirit and follow in Scrooges Footsteps • Real locations featured in the stories  • Explore hidden Alleys, Courts, and Taverns • A private tour at your leisure - No rushing or strict schedule! • Met direct at your London accommodation • Includes hidden sites
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2-3 hours
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2-3 hours
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 60273P35
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
Duration
2–3 hours
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Meet at any central London Hotel/Accomodation or Temple Underground Station
  • Temple Station, Victoria Embankment, Temple, London WC2R 2PH, UK At the base of the steps right outside the station entrance/exit
  • Leadenhall Market, Gracechurch St, London EC3V 1LT, UK Your guide will escort you to your nearest station or help you with onward travel.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Meet at any central London Hotel/Accomodation or Temple Underground Station
  • Temple Station, Victoria Embankment, Temple, London WC2R 2PH, UK At the base of the steps right outside the station entrance/exit
  • Leadenhall Market, Gracechurch St, London EC3V 1LT, UK Your guide will escort you to your nearest station or help you with onward travel.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
2–3 hours
Return details
  • Leadenhall Market, Gracechurch St, London EC3V 1LT, UK Your guide will escort you to your nearest station or help you with onward travel.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: Jun 16, 2020
A note from A Christmas Carol and Charles Dickens Old London Walking Tour
All UK Government Safety guidelines and requirements at the time of travel will be followed during your tour.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Temple Station
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Inner Temple
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    Royal Exchange Building London
    Stop: 10 minutes
    See details
  • 4
    London's Original and All-Inspiring Coffee House
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
  • 5
    George and Vulture
    Stop: 5 minutes
    See details
  • 6
    Simpsons Tavern
    Stop: 5 minutes
    See details
  • 7
    Leadenhall Market
    Stop: 10 minutes
    See details
  • You'll end at
    Leadenhall Market
    Gracechurch St, London EC3V 1LT, UK
    Your guide will escort you to your nearest station or help you with onward travel.
    See address & details
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Joe44
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Nov 2021 • Couples
This was a wonderful trip. Richard is an excellent guide. He is incredibly knowledgeable and super friendly.
Written November 25, 2021
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richardstourslondon
It was really great to take you on two tours over a couple of days! Such fun, friendly people, and thank you so much for the Tea! my Christmas favourite! Wishing you a very Merry Christmas for December, and hope to see you again real soon.
Written November 27, 2021
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