Walks costs £5 for adults, £4 for senior citizens,
full-time students, and Discount Walkabout Card holders. Children
under 15 go free if accompanied by their parent.
Some selected walks:
Monday 10.00am Shakespeare’s London Westminster Tube
Tuesday 12.20am The Beatles In My Life Walk Marylebone Tube
Wednesday 2.00pm The British Museum Tour Holborn Tube Stop
Thursday 11.00am Historic Greenwich Tower Hill Tube Stop
Friday 11.00am Hidden London Monument Tube Stop
Saturday 10.45am Notting Hill & Portobello Market Holland
Park Tube Stop
Sunday 2.00pm Little Venice Warwick Av. Tube Stop
Furthermore everyday a different Pub Walk at 7.00pm and the
Jack the Ripper Haunts at 7.30pm.
Phone 0207 624 3978
Some other popular walking tours include:
COCKNEY WALKS Phone 0208-504-9159
HISTORICAL WALKS Phone 0208-668-4019
Boat trips along the Thames offer excellent views at the city
from the river, and often go to other points like Greenwich.
There are also some restaurant and party boats where you can
combine a sightseeing tour on the water with a delicious meal
or bit of dancing.
Most companies operate from:
TOWER PIER 0207-488-0344
WESTMINSTER PIER 0207-930-4097
CATAMARAN CRUISES -Charring Cross Pier 0207-925-2215
Venice has its gondolas, Prague has its horse-drawn carriages
and London has its double decker buses. View some of London's
famous sights atop an open-top upper deck. Highly recommended
for first time visitors.
Most of the operators allow you to buy tickets when you arrive
at the bus stop (you will see a sign with the name of the
company). Many feature a hop-on, hop-off facility, allowing
you to break your journey to visit sights along the way and
rejoin the tour on another bus. Usually there will be live
English commentary and some have audiotapes with other languages.
Some companies are: Original London Sightseeing Tour, Big
Bus Company, London Pride Sightseeing, Golden Tours (fully
inclusive, all entrances free), Evan Evans Tour (pick up at
hotels, fully inclusive, all entrances free)
You will find bus stops all around London. The prices range
from £14-£56 for adults (more for the fully inclusive),
depending on the company. Most companies have special prices
for families and groups.
For further information call:
London Coaches Sightseeing Tour 0208-877-1722 (Departs from
Marble Arch, Victoria Station, Baker Station and Piccadilly
London Pride Bus Co. 01708-631-122
London Travel Information0207-222-1234