Churchill in London

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Tour Number

Activity Level

450835


Categories

City, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.
This tour involves a fair amount of walking but all on level ground and within a short distance within the city of Westminster.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (conversational), Spanish (advanced)

A journey through Churchills London: the life and times of our greatest Statesman.


Churchill was one of our greatest prime ministers and guided us through some of the darkest hours of British history. Now considered our the famous faces of the 20th Century the world would not be the same were it for this one man.

This tour compliments those who have an interest in the man, the legend and want to delve into Churchill's London.

This tour will weave through his history in Westminster and his journey from Soldier to master Statesman. We will visit locations frequented by Churchill before finishing our tour at the Churchill War Rooms where you can have the option to enter to visit his famous wartime bunker.

To keep costs down I will let you purchase the tickets for entrance in advance online as it will mean skipping most of the queue for purchase on the day tickets.

Itinerary

Meeting at your chosen location we will head to Westminster, the seat of Parliament where we begin our tour.

We will walk around Westminster visiting his past residences, offices and locations that shaped his life, from where he bought his cigars and hats to his wedding venue and the locations that were made famous by this great Statesman.

The tour visits all the main tourist sights in Westminster and the West of London. Most of the sights are within a small radius of the city and easily navigable within walking distance. The odd taxi can be taken with smaller groups if required for those that do not want to walk too far.

Sights included in the tour: Buckingaham Palace, Whitehall, Downing Street, Houses of Parliament, Trafalgar Square, St. James's, Westminster Abbey exterior, the back streets of London and of course the War Bunker.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 2 hours 30 min.

The tour will cover locations frequented by Churchill and places that made his name in London. The main sights cover the City of Westminster and the area around Horseguards, Buckingham Palace and Trafalgar square.

We will end the tour next to the War bunkers. If you choose you can enter the museum and visit it at you own pace. The museum visit will take around 1 hour but could easily take 3 hours or more depending on your pace or interest.

Transportation

Walking as all the sites are close together.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5 GBP - Travel to and from the meeting point in London

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance into Churchill's bunker if you wish to visit after or before the tour.

A Recent Review of this tour

Nicholas was great! He tailored the tour perfect to the needs of my kids of 10 and 15 years. They enjoyed his way of explaining it. He told us so much little details and we got a good overview of Churchill and of the center of London. We can highly recommend him.
Karin Kabrede

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    450835


    Categories

    City, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.
    This tour involves a fair amount of walking but all on level ground and within a short distance within the city of Westminster.

    Maximum travelers: 10

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), French (conversational), Spanish (advanced)

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