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'TALES FROM THE SOUTH SIDE' WALK
Stews, brews & magnificent views on the other side of the river.

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 examines beer, books and bad reputations on London’s south side. Southwark was London’s first settlement. In 43AD the Romans established a camp of 40,000 soldiers here to protect the building of a bridge and port at the River Thames. It quickly gained 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.

En route we will uncover a whole host of fascinating talking points, including links to some of the greatest writers in the English language, the stinky old alleyway that helped to endow America’s foremost university, and London’s last galleried coaching inn.

As we go further, we will discover the remains of the prison where Charles Dickens father was jailed, inspiring some of the most famous novels in the world. Also the area that was once one of London’s worst slums, and the American who decided to do something about it. In addition, the poignant sight of the unconsecrated prostitutes graveyard.

More? The pub that was once part of the world’s biggest brewery…the original Clink prison…a wine museum…Southwark Cathedral…the legendary Borough Market… plus, famous film locations from Mission Impossible, Harry Potter and Bridget Jones Diary.

Phew! 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).



PRICE:

SOUTHWARK: TALES FROM THE SOUTH SIDE

2 hours (approx).

PRIVATE GUIDED LONDON WALK (1-20 persons)

£200.00 (per group)




CLICK HERE FOR BOOKINGS & ENQUIRIES




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.


BOOKING POLICY AND NOTES:
Bookings are dealt with on a one-to-one basis via e-mail only.
We do not accept bookings with less than 72 hours notice.
To secure your preferred date we recommend booking well in advance.
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.
Administration fees may be added for extensive itineraries or supplementary guide hire.
We do not arrange flights, accommodation, travel tickets or tickets for events.
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.
For full policies, terms & conditions click here.



ALTERNATIVE COPY & PASTE ENQUIRY FORM:
Copy and paste the following table into an e-mail, fill out the blank fields, and send it to us at tours@yourlondontours.com. If you are uncertain of any information at this point, just write 'unknown'. General enquiries may be sent to the same address.

On receiving this information we will e-mail a reply confirming availability, price and payment procedure. If the tour is unavailable, eg, we are fully booked or attractions are closed, we will inform you and provide details of another operator.

When you are happy with the tour arrangements, make payment as directed. Payments can take up to 48 hrs to process. On receiving payment, we will e-mail a tour confirmation and receipt. Please check details carefully and e-mail us with any queries.

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Date or dates required (DD/MM/YY or date range)
Total no. of persons (max 7 for driving tours)
No. of adults (18+)
No. of children (u18)
Ages of children (eg, 2, 7, 15)
Tour pick-up address, hotel or place of residence
Special requirements or information


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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)



CLICK HERE FOR BOOKINGS & ENQUIRIES




ALTERNATIVE COPY & PASTE ENQUIRY FORM:
Copy and paste the following table into an e-mail, fill out the blank fields, and send it to us at tours@yourlondontours.com. If you are uncertain of any information at this point, just write 'unknown'. General enquiries may be sent to the same e-mail address.

On receiving this information we will e-mail a reply confirming availability, price and payment procedure. If the tour is unavailable, eg, we are fully booked or attractions are closed, we will inform you and provide details of another operator.

When you are happy with the tour arrangements, make payment as directed. Payments can take up to 48 hrs to process. On receiving payment, we will e-mail a tour confirmation and receipt. Please check details carefully and e-mail us with any queries.

Copy & paste this table into an e-mail Enter your info below:
Your name (must enter to get a reply)
Your e-mail address (must enter to get a reply)
Your country of residence
Name of tour or tours required
Date/s required (DD/MMM/YY) (spell the month)
Total no. of persons (max 7 for driving tours)
No. of adults (18+)
No. of children (u18)
Ages of children (eg, 2, 7, 15)
Full tour pick-up address, hotel or residence
Special requirements or information



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.
For full policies, terms & conditions click here.



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.



CLICK HERE FOR MORE ABOUT YOUR LONDON TOURS.

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