Explore the best of East London, discovering its unbelievable past and seeing a side of the city you never knew existed. This a private tour with a guide just for your and your party.
Meet at Liverpool Street station (flexible start time) to explore the undiscovered East End of London around Whitechapel and Brick Lane for a fascinating look at a part of London usually undiscovered by most visitors.
During your 3-hour walking tour, you will enjoy get a look at the real London. Start off among the gleaming skyscrapers of the financial district and see how just a few streets away, a completely different community exists. Journey back to the time of the Huguenot’s moving to London and see some of the most quaint and quiet streets in the city - a complete contrast to the bustling metropolis next door. Hear stories of how the new immigrants to the area established one of the largest textile-production industries in the world.
Brick Lane, also known as Banglatown, is a joy to explore and filled the finest curry houses in the city. The ever-changing area is filled with people of all faiths and creeds.
Plus, hear how WW2 and The Blitz affected East London in unbelievable ways.
Stand-out churches, beautiful alleyways, incredible street art and hidden gardens are just some more highlights you will see on this.
However, London wouldn’t be complete without its gruesome history. Hear about Jack the Ripper, the famous serial killer, who used to prowl these streets, as well as the Kray twins, notorious gangsters.
End the tour at Spitalfields Market, a great location for lunch or a snack or at Liverpool Street Station so you may continue to your next destination.
Venture away from the standard tourist locations and discover a city unlike any other.