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Address: London W1J 6QB, England (Formerly Great British Tours)
Phone Number:
+44 20 7193 8770
09:00 - 17:30
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:30
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Great British Tours offer a great range London walking tours of and private...

Great British Tours offer a great range London walking tours of and private chauffeur driven tours of London and the UK.

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Cupcakes n macaroons

Had the best time on the Cupcakes n macaroons tour, we got lots of samples.. we got lots of interesting facts about London and I am from London and I didn't know any of them... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had the best time on the Cupcakes n macaroons tour, we got lots of samples.. we got lots of interesting facts about London and I am from London and I didn't know any of them.. would recommend it. The tour guide was called Alan, he was great...

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We on this working tour with some friends. Our tour guide Alan, was very informative, he brought the brutality of the murders to life. Alan was also very funny, and kept the group engaged even in the bitter cold. I would recommend anyone to do this tour.

Thank surfs_up75
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went on a chocolate walking tour of London. Visited 6 or 7 shops, receiving free samples in each, sometimes even 2 or 3 samples. All were very tasty! The stores are all quite close together so walking was easy paced. You receive discount in most of the stores. Our guide Lisa was very good. Really friendly and informative. She definitely... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went on a Jack the Ripper tour with some friends who were visiting London. It was thoroughly entertaining and atmospheric, I felt transported back to anotherworld. It's amazing how so many of the same streets and even the same pubs still exist from Jack's time Our tour guide John gave it a wonderfully theatrical edge that made the entire experience... More 

Thank Simon L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great tour for the money John was great. The only complaint was that it was too big a group for the Saturday. I'm only giving it 5 stars for John's effort during the tour. Bit of a cheek to expect us to use the tube so that should be clearly marked on the website too. However a good tour guide... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked the chocolate tour of London as part of a romantic weekend that I bought my chocolate loving girlfriend for Christmas and so was desperate for it to be good. Fortunately it was excellent and we both had a very good time. Our splendid tour guide was Lisa, who was knowledgeable, engaging and made us forget about the fact... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I booked the Hollywood Cupcake Tour for my mom, daughter, and myself. I drove over an hour to get to the location. I was told in an email that I received on the Thursday before the tour to meet on the corner of 3rd Street and La Cienega at 12pm. We got there about 1115am and waited. We stood on... More 

Thank Jenifer M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great friendly tour hosted by Alan. I had a good time and by the end of the tour I was filled up with lots of chocolate! Even better! I would recommend this to both family and friends.

Thank Zeeshan Z
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was visiting London with a few friends and decided to jump on a tour when we wanted to kill some time . We were part of a tour group led by a man named John who took us around London and showed us so many things we didn't even know where there ! He also had a cracking Scottish... More 

Thank Christian P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

John and Alan were exceptional on this tour very professional and very informative about all Harry Potter related stuff and other things to do in London as well. Bit long and two tube rides to take but overall the entertainment value was worth it from the guides. Thanks again, will be booking again on another tour. Harry Potter pub crawl... More 

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