Big Ben to Covent Garden: the best of the West

4 hours | from £45.00 per person

This experience is essential for anyone who is serious about exploring the highlights of London. With your in-the-know Local Host you can rediscover the original charm and lively character of this extremely vibrant part of the city. Travel through the best parts of two royal parks, which connect Westminster Abbey to Buckingham Palace, stopping, if you like, along the way at the best pubs and cafes used by real Londoners and not tourists.

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Multiple languages available. Request at time of booking.
Experience type
Private and personalised to what you want to see and do.
Money back guarantee
We'll refund your money if you're not happy with your experience.
Kids go free
Kids up to 15 years old go free

What you'll do

You will join a Local host to walk along the area between Big Ben and Covent Garden. Your Local host will show you the main sites in the area and give you a local insider's view.

The main sites you may be able to see include Big Ben and Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, St James' Park, Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus and Covent Garden.

Your Local host will also plan for you to discover less touristy places and things that make the city special if you are interested.

You will get to know your Local host who can give you advice on other things to see and do during the rest of your visit.


What to expect

We will get in touch within 24 hours after you have made your booking to find out your interests and preferences so we can assign a likeminded Local Host to you.

Your Local Host will communicate with you (usually by email) to suggest an itinerary and agree a meeting time and place The itinerary is flexible so during the outing you can change your mind about what you want to do.

Your Local host may also suggest going in a different direction if he/she feels that there is something else that you would enjoy more.

Although you will see the main tourist sites in the area, your Local host will also introduce you to places, things and stories that you wouldn't necessarily find in a guidebook and that make the city unique.


What's included

* Private and personalised experience
* 4 hours with a Local Host
* Pick-up from your accommodation (within a reasonable distance)
* Walking experience (other transport can be arranged at an additional cost)


What's not included

* Food and drinks
* Tickets to any attractions
* Transportation costs 
* Gratuities (optional)


Cancellation policy

Cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund


Meeting point

To be agreed with your Local Host

4 hour experience

per adult
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