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Small-Group Historic Pubs Walking Tour in Soho

Highlights
  • 2.5-hour walking tour of Soho in London
  • Hear about artists, musicians and other notables that have lived and worked in Soho
  • See clubs that Marilyn Monroe, Jimi Hendrix and Keith Moon patronized
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Small-Group Historic Pubs Walking Tour in Soho
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Small-Group Historic Pubs Walking Tour in Soho
USD 44.13
Overview
Discover the Soho district of London with a knowledgeable guide who leads you on a fascinating walking tour of this legendary entertainment district. Soho has elements of Las Vegas, New York, Amsterdam and Hollywood, and has attracted some of the world’s most famous people to live, work and play. Hear about luminaries including Marilyn Monroe, Jimi Hendrix and Paul McCartney. Visit some traditional English pubs during the 2.5-hour tour where you can purchase a tasty brew.
What to Expect
Make your own way to Piccadilly Circus to meet your guide for your 2.5-hour walking tour. Your guide shares entertaining and informative commentary about the people and places of Soho, one of London's most famous entertainment districts.

During your walking tour, you'll explore parts of Soho where music legends such as Jimi Hendrix played legendary gigs, and where classical music genius Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart wrote his first symphony. Follow your guide around London’s former red light district and hear about the 'English Hugh Hefner.' Continue by strolling through Chinatown, St Anne’s Church and the French House, a pub where writers, painters and world leaders have gathered for decades. Find out where Karl Marx lived when writing Das Capital, at a spot just steps away from the pub where George Orwell wrote 1984.


Take in colorful and quirky street art, then stop for a look around Soho Square — considered the United Kingdom’s most cosmopolitan location and home to large media businesses including Paul McCartney's holding company.

Your Soho walking tour wraps up at a bar made famous by John Lennon and Eric Clapton. Get the inside scoop on why the bar banned Keith Moon (the drummer for The Who) and hear other fascinating stories before making your own way to your next destination.

Reviews (128)
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Reviewed yesterday
Fun & interesting insight in to London's history

This was a really informative and fun tour of London. Our guide Linton was extremely knowledgeable and very charismatic. I'm English and have lived in London for over 15 years and found out some really interesting facts about London. Would highly recommend this for tourists...More

Thank evs12102018
Reviewed 6 days ago
A fun, fact-filled tour with a very entertaining guide

Linton was a delightful and entertaining guide to four historic pubs in Soho. For people new to London or even if you have traveled there on other occasions, this is a must do tour. Soho was a launching pad for great music both classical, jazz...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 1 week ago
Small group, great host, pubs with lots of character, a fun afternoon and lots of interesting stories.

There were seven of us including our friendly and funny host Linton. Started on time and at the last pub we stayed for one more drink to hang out with the group for a bit longer as we were very much enjoying the experience. Would...More

1  Thank AlexY1006
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Historic Soho Pub Tour with Glenn

Glenn was an excellent tour guide during the historical pubs tour in Soho! He brought us to four great pubs and was extremely knowledgeable and engaging in telling us about the unique history behind each pub. He is also very funny and a great story...More

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed 11 September 2018
Bevs and Bants with Beard. Great tour!

I'm an England-born-and-raised former tour guide who still works in the travel industry - so, pretty much, the nightmare person you want to see signed up to your walking tour #harshcritic However, I can't fault this tour - I had an absolutely wonderful time walking...More

Thank Rose B
LondonLinton, Manager at London Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow - Such and amazing review!!! Thank you so much Rose for taking the time to write. You've honestly made our day! :) Many thanks again

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I also would like to know if this tour is included with the London Pass.
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