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Historic Royal Walking Pub Tour in London

Highlights
  • Beat the crowds when you set off on a small-group walking tour
  • Visit some of London’s most famous royal landmarks
  • Immerse yourself in British pub culture (drinks own expense)
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Historic Royal Walking Pub Tour in London
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Historic Royal Walking Pub Tour in London
USD 43.79
Overview
Discover two quintessential aspects of London’s culture—its royal heritage and its lively pub scene—on this small-group walking tour. Meet your guide in central London, and follow them to regal landmarks the likes of Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, and St. James’s Park. You’ll also visit four classic British pubs (drinks own expense), where your guide will share scintillating tales about the royal family and other surprising episodes from London’s history.
What to Expect

Setting out in search of four of London’s best-kept-secret pubs, our tour begins in the royal neighbourhood of St James. 

We’ll discover the fun and unique history of the Royals including Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles and Princes William and Harry. Cue pub one! 

Passing by some of London’s most famous landmarks and palaces, we’ll delve down seldom trod paths, known almost only to the locals. We will also pass some of the oldest boutiques in London, many of which still provide goods and services for the current Royals and one in particular that provided Winston Churchill with his trademark hats. 

We’ll hear tales of London’s secret subterranean history and the tunnels, frequented by Royals and nobles in times of unrest, plague and fire; while drinking just yards from Henry VIII’s favourite palace (cue pub two!). 

Take a shortcut through the Royal Park where Queen Victoria was almost assassinated, to arrive at Buckingham Palace to learn the shocking truth about its history and the story of Queen Elizabeth’s famous late-night visitor. 

We’ll then tackle pub number three as we traverse one last Royal Park on our way to Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey, before finishing at our final pub, for more hilarious anecdotes and drinking stories. 

Your tour ends here but before you go, don’t forget to ask your local guide for tips on what else to see and do during your stay in London.

Reviews (22)
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Glenn Was a Great Guide!

Glenn took our group of 6 around some hidden gems near Buckingham palace and Westminster Abbey. We had been there a few days before and never would have known the places he took us to existed. There was so much to see off the beaten...More

Thank Jackie A
Reviewed 3 days ago
Fantastic!

This tour was one of my favorite parts of my trip to London. Our guide was amazing, funny and super knowledgeable. I learned a lot bout the history of Soho and had a fantastic time. Highly recommend!!

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 4 days ago
Cute, not so touristy Pubs

Glenn, our guide, showed us around some very touristy areas, but managed to pick out cute pubs, that were popular by locals, not tourists. He seems to know a good story about almost every house and street we passed, so prepare to get to know...More

Thank Kernie110
Reviewed 4 days ago
Perfect choice

Glenn was a great guide, showed us a lot of lesser known spots and always had a great story to tell. He was very knowledgable and also a good laugh. If you want to experience some beautiful London pubs with lots of history, this is...More

Thank Amalie R
Reviewed 4 days ago
Awesome, understated pubs of central London by night

I've lived in London for a couple of years now, I'm still so surprised everytime I discover new bits of this ol city! We did a lovely walk through central London with stops by a few hidden pubs, all different in their own way, all...More

Thank andreea1881
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