Historical & heritage tours in London

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Historical & Heritage Tours in London

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6+ hours
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Full-day Tours
6+ hours
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$98.11
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Bus Tours
4 hours
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6+ hours
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$80.59
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Private and Luxury
4 hours
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$74.75
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City Tours
1–2 hours
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$21.02
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Full-day Tours
6+ hours
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$90.00
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Private and Luxury
2–3 hours
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$96.09
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Bus Tours
6+ hours
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$144.83
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Bus Tours
6+ hours
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Bus Tours
6 hours
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$613.18
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Private and Luxury
2–3 hours
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$95.77
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Bike Tours
3–4 hours
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$52.56
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Walking Tours
3–4 hours
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  • Demi Schulze
    1 contribution
    Bruce and Armundo were great! Would highly recommend!! We had a fantastic day and it was a great way to experience it all
    Written December 9, 2022
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  • Jose M
    2 contributions
    We loved our tour! Ana Maria and Lamar were great and made sure we all had enough time at our stops to enjoy everything. Ana Maria taught us a lot about the area's history and had great recommendations all around. Great destinations and tour experience :)
    Written December 9, 2022
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  • Zach C
    4 contributions
    Our driver/tour leader/friend/history teacher etc etc, Steve Deniro was amazing! I am in London quite often for work (from CT in the US), but for this trip came along with my wife and my eldest daughter to celebrate her 18th birthday. What an amazing four hours we had. Cathedrals off the beaten path, historic pubs, unique views/vistas of the premier tourist destinations (Big Ben, Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace)...and all of it done with cheer, insight, humor and efficiency. I cannot speak highly enough of Steve or of the content of our 4 hours. The attached photos do not do it justice....but look at the smiles.

    Clearly there are many ways to see the city, but I HIGHLY recommend starting this way and then going back to double down on walking the places you want to spend a lot more time with....and if at all possible, ask for Steve Deniro by name....he is in the last photo attached.
    Written December 8, 2022
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  • Bryan H
    3 contributions
    Chrissy was an expert guide to places traveled as well as in and out of London. Mark was an excellent driver.! This is our second Evan Evans tour and they were both first rate. Highly recommended!
    Written December 8, 2022
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  • Wendi Z
    Bronx, NY3 contributions
    It was solid half day trip, the bus ride out of town took up majority of the time. You get around 2 hours to experience the Stonehenge, it is a self guided tour. Simply download the app and follow the numbers as you walk around the Stonehenge. The ride was smooth, and left promptly. Glad there was a bathroom on the bus, overall a good Half day trip , did not feel rushed and get to experience the site at my own pace.
    Written November 23, 2022
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  • Frequent T
    New York City, NY4 contributions
    I was very happy that I booked this tour. The guide, Saul was very good, he explained well and made good use of the provided materials, e.g. at Stonehenge. The driver Earl was excellent, making sure that we kept to the schedule and make the "right timing". It was easy to find the departure location as well the location of the bus at the various stops. The only downside (I was aware of this prior to booking) was that Windsor castle is closed on Wednesdays. I would definitely recommend this tour.
    Written November 27, 2022
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  • Climber796197
    1 contribution
    Our guide, Tim, was very knowledgeable and helped to create a very memorable experience for us. We would recommend him highly. Very well done!
    Written December 9, 2022
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  • Tyler Y
    1 contribution
    It was a wonderful tour that was informative. My fiancé and I both learned so much we didn’t know about Jack the Ripper. Andre Price was an amazing guide and he knew so much about Jack. He was very engaging and knowledgeable, with 30 years experience as a Ripperologist.
    Written December 6, 2022
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  • Iphie C
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    Ana (Banana) is absolutely a great tour guide! She is on top of everything, great knowledge, taking care of everyone in the group, sticking to the schedule, etc. I would be willing to recommend this tour to those who would like to visit Windsor Castle, Stonehenge and Oxford in one day, although the schedule is kind of tight, especially in Windsor Castle where I wish the waiting line for group entry would have been shorter. I guess it would be better if you come and join the tour in summertime so it would still be bright outside when you arrive Oxford.
    Written December 2, 2022
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  • Susan B
    1 contribution
    Kevin was a great guide! Beautiful tour of the Cotswolds. Had enough time at each stop, good suggestions of restaurants and shops to visit, and got back to London on time.
    Written December 9, 2022
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  • Helen F
    1 contribution
    Issue with the meeting point. Different instructions were given by you and we were running around to find someone who knew where our departure bus was ended up being in front of the building and not the back
    Tour guide knowledgeable
    Written October 29, 2022
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  • Jasmine D
    3 contributions
    We quite enjoyed the visit to Windsor Castle! Our tour operator Yasmin and our driver were friendly, informative and kind. Yasmin was funny, well versed and did a good job of waiting for the whole group when it got separated by crowds. Really enjoyed it! Could have spent the whole day there!
    Written August 5, 2022
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  • Katie D
    1 contribution
    If you’re thinking of doing a true tour of Westminster, look no further!!! BOOK THIS TOUR! Our guide Will was a London local who not only took us on a leisurely stroll through the prettiest parts of the city, his filled us with lovely and fun facts and references that you can’t get in a guidebook. We went to MULTIPLE locations for the changing of the guard with the best views without getting bored or stuck in the crowd, got to promenade through two parks and hear their historical significance while enjoying the current wildlife (like a black swan and green canaries!), and even got to take pictures with and pet a horse from the Royal guard!!! Sincerely enjoyed this tour, we booked it last minute and it was the highlight of our weeklong trip in London. My recommendation: book this for one of your first days, especially Monday, Wednesday or Friday so you can see the changing of the guard (it’s not every day!), because Will gave us so many suggestions and tips for the rest of the trip. Such. A. GREAT. Time!!!! (:
    Written December 4, 2022
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  • Suz
    2 contributions
    This is the best tour you can find to see London with an expert! Bryan listened to our interests and made this an incredible experience - book list items checked off! Definitely NOT the average tour, but one that's personalized and very special because Bryan knows so much. And, he gives you the extra special treatment. A truly fantastic experience. I highly recommend this. (My husband never likes sightseeing, and he hasn't stopped talking about how great this was! Now you know it's special.)
    Written December 7, 2022
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  • shaun b
    8 contributions
    Our trip to the Cotswolds and Oxford was terrific. Our guide Graham was super knowledgeable and funny. Would recommend this to anyone looking to get out of London for a day
    Written November 14, 2022
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