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Taste the Best Cakes and Chocolates in London

London

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3 hours | from £85.00 pp
Discover some of London's sweetest spots with a Local Host on a totally personalised experience! Together you can explore London's sweet scene and taste some of the city's most indulgent highlights! You'll venture off the usual tourist trail and won't visit any big chains, instead eating your way around family owned patisseries, bakeries, gelaterias and chocolatiers which create and serve up products you'd struggle to find anywhere else in the world! Of course, you’ll also be able to try some quintessentially British treats too, from crumbly scones with clotted cream and fresh jam, Battenberg cake, all butter shortbread, Victoria sponge cake and Chelsea buns. Your sweet tooth is sure to be satisfied, as you indulge in the classic and innovative sweet treats, all the while discovering London.
3 hrs
Start when you want
Private & personalised
Walking

What you'll do

Eat your way around the sweetest spots in the capital with a Local Host. The experience will be totally tailored to your wants , needs and wishes, but we have some suggestions on how you might like to spend your time.Read more +

Whether you're looking for the creme de la creme of the patisserie world, artsy and trendy bakeries, kid friendly sweet shops or the traditional British favourites, your Local Host will introduce you to the perfect neighbourhood for your sweet-toothed interests. 

Perhaps you'll want to start by exploring some of the best of British cakes, patisseries and traditional favourites (think fresh cream scones and Bakewell tarts). If you're keen to start on something more refreshing, head straight to one of the city’s many artisan gelaterias for a cooling sorbet, creamy chocolate or smooth vanilla. Chocoholic or pastry fan? Look no further, your Local Host will whisk you off to some of the most delightful chocolateries to sample some handcrafted morsels, or to one of the traditional patisseries to indulge in anything from buttery croissants straight from the oven, to choux pastry buns and classic macaroons. 

This isn’t just about the treats however, and with your knowledgeable Local Host by your side you can discover what makes each of these places so special, learning about their influential founders and how these bakeries have played (and still play) such important role in the local community! Your Local Host will happily to tell you about the treats they create and sell, exactly how they are made, and the history of their recipes. 

However you choose to spend your time, you’ll also indulge in architecture, sights and atmosphere of the neighbourhood you choose, while working up an appetite for the next cake, sweet treat or ice cream! 

 

What's Included

* 100% Private and personalised experience
* 3 hours with a Local Host who shares your passion for sweets
* Scenic walking experience 
* Tasting of 6 sweet specialities
* A hot drink and bottle of water

 

What's Not Included

* Additional food and drink
* Transportation costs 
* Gratuities (optional)

 

Cancellation Policy

Cancel up to 14 days before your experience and get a full refund.  

 

Meeting Point

Your meeting point is flexible, and to be agreed with your Local Host. Meet-up at your hotel or accommodation can be requested, or your Local Host will meet you at a convenient location close to the start of your experience. 

Experience Highlights

* Join a local Londoner for an experience eating delicious sweet treats!
* Explore any of the neighbourhood's you like - London's sweet scene is vast!
* Visit bakeries, chocolate shops, cafes and other sweet spots, sampling what's on offer at each one 
* Get totally local tips and tricks for other things to do in the area 

Total: GBP
per adult
Start when you want

You can change your preferred start time after booking

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Experience type
Private and personalised to what you want to see and do.
Languages
Multiple languages available. Request at time of booking.
Kids go free
Kids up to 12 years old go free