London Quirky Walking Tour is the perfect walking tour for both tourists and locals and it is suitable for all ages. Starting at Covent Garden and finishing at Trafalgar Square, the route mixes the iconic with the obscure, and explores the hidden gems of a historic district. Our guides will take you on a journey through the history of the area from the medieval convent to the Georgian centre of scandal and debauchery. In short, throw away the stuffy history books as our guides unearth the hilarious and downright bizarre back-stories of some of London's most well-known landmarks.
In two hours, stroll through the famous Covent Garden piazza, weave through historic backstreets and join the colourful chaos of the Strand, up to Trafalgar Square. From the beautiful theatres of the Royal Opera House and the London Coliseum, to the grandeur of the Savoy and the stunning Somerset House, this tour will unearth the hidden secrets of the sites you've seen, and the sites you haven't!
Discover the story of:
- The seventeenth century "Pretty Woman"
- One of London's most notorious murders
- The palace with its own "Dead House"
- A Victorian freak show's star attraction
and much more in two hours of light hearted history!