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'SHAKESPEARE'S LONDON' WALK
In the footsteps of the Great Bard.

Private London walking tour conducted by official guide.
For families, small groups, birthdays, etc (up to 20 persons).
Guide will meet at pre-arranged time and place. Typical duration 2 hours.
Subject to availability. Click here for bookings & enquiries.
Price (per group) = £200.00. Add visit to the Globe Theatre = +£100.00 + entrances.



THEME & ITINERARY
This walk follows in the footsteps of the great bard through the city of London, taking one of his greatest plays, Macbeth, as a background theme. We start in the northern part of the city where Shakespeare settled with a London merchant family. Then we make our way south through the city, examining Shakespeare connections on the way, and using almost certainly the same route the bard himself would have taken as he made his way to his main place of work on the south side of the river.

Next, through Southwark, which had a reputation for low-living, with taverns, gambling, entertainment, brothels, and the location of countless smelly industries. Some parts have remained untouched since Shakespeare’s time. Finally we reach Bankside where Shakespeare worked at his beloved Globe Theatre.

En route we will uncover a whole host of fascinating talking points, including links to some of other great writers in the English language, the stinky old alleyway that helped to endow America’s foremost university, London’s last galleried coaching inn and London's oldest Gothic church, all of which have Shakespeare connections.

You will be escorted personally on your walk by an officially qualified Blue Badge London guide. At the end of the walk there's an option to visit Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre (entry fee extra).



TOUR PRICES:

PRIVATE GUIDED LONDON WALK (1-20 persons)

PRICE
(groups 20+ require supplementary guides)

2-HOUR WALK

£200.00
(no entrance fees)

2-HOUR WALK + 1 HOUR INTERNAL TOUR

£300.00
(+ any entrance fees)



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BOOKING POLICY AND NOTES:
Bookings are dealt with on a one-to-one basis via e-mail only.
To secure your preferred date we recommend booking well in advance.
We do not accept bookings with less than 72 hours notice.
All tours subject to availability. Booking will not go ahead until availability is confirmed.
Tour is not guaranteed to go ahead until 100% of payment is received.
We do not usually pre-book tickets for attractions. We recommended these are paid
  for at the gate on the day. In circumstances where pre-booking is the only option for
  attractions, tickets must be paid for in advance and are non-refundable.
Administration fees may be added for extensive itineraries or advance ticket booking.
We do not arrange flights, accommodation, travel tickets or tickets for special events.
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HOW THE WALKING TOUR WORKS:

Important note: This is a private walk for families or groups (up to 20). We do not offer options for individuals to join existing groups. Groups 21+ require additional guides.

Dates: We recommend early booking to secure your preferred date. Dates subject to availability of guides and access.

The guide: The walking tour will be conducted by a fully accredited & qualified guide who will confirm your itinerary and provide a friendly, knowledgeable commentary.

Meet: The guide will meet your group outside St Paul's London underground station. Please do not block public access or exits while waiting for your walking tour to start.

Timings: The duration of this walking tour is 2 hours approx. Start anytime after 10.00. Access to some areas may be restricted in late evenings/weekends.

Health & Safety: Clients should be in reasonable health for a 2-hour walking tour. Clients are responsible for own safety when crossing roads, climbing steps, etc.

Clothing: Clients should dress appropriately for a 2-hour walking tour making allowances for the changeable British weather.

Format: Specially researched and designed by our staff (copyright applies). Exclusive to Your London Tours & associates. Walks may be combined with London driving tours.

General: All our walking tours are tailored to YOUR requirements. The guide will be exclusively dedicated to your family or group during the walk itself, so relax and enjoy.



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