London Horror! Taxi Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

224219


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Local Experience

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Although real history can be pretty gruesome. Not suitable for babies and toddlers.

Friendly: Yes.
London taxis (black cabs) are all wheelchair accessible and disability friendly. Please ask for details.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

London's History is Horrorable


3 hour London tour starting: 9am or 1pm

Door-2-Door: starts & ends at your hotel/anywhere in central London

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On this horrible tour we explore execution sites, plague pits, murder scenes and haunted churchyards. We'll probe the gruesome underbelly of London's history, from the middle ages to the 20th century; a sobering combination of bad, mad and plain old sad.

One of Jack the Ripper's gruesome murders took place in a quiet, isolated backstreet - just wide enough for my London cab to drive down.

Have you ever seen evidence of 'stacking', or visited the improbable site of a London golem (near where they hanged pirates)? We'll also visit the site of a notorious London 'hangfair' and a park dedicated to acts of heroism, tinged by tragedy.

From the dissolute to the Dissolution, the great thing about this London Horror tour is that I don't have to make any of it up. Well, the ghost stories might not be true. . . or are they!

This is not a drive-by tour. There are plenty of stops for photo opps

Itinerary

Murder
Mayhem
Execution
Exhumation
Plague
Pest
Disease
Death. . . . . and ghosts.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel/accommodation, or anywhere in central London (aka Zone 1). Extra charges may apply if different.

End location: Your hotel/accommodation, or anywhere in central London (aka Zone 1). Extra charges may apply if different.

Duration: 3 hours

Morning tour starts at 9.00am.
Afternoon tour starts at 1.00pm.

Transportation

Our vehicle is a London black taxi (2013, a/c). I will pick you up from your hotel/accommodation in central London and drop you off anywhere in central London.

What’s Included

Other: I'm a driver guide and walking guide. I provide the transport (London black cab) and I'm your private tour guide. Full commentary throughout.

Door-2-Door Service.

Plenty of stops for photo opps.

There are no paid attractions on this tour.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5 GBP - per person approx, but only if you want to get a coffee.

What’s Extra

Other: Food & drink not included.

Private tour guide Graham

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