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Explore London's Surprising King's Cross Area


4 hours | from £95.00 pp
Zig-zag through the streets of the iconic London Kings Cross area, discovering its famous and historic areas through a local lens. With your hand-chosen local, wander through old and new, parks, historic squares, artsy galleries and find plenty of places to call in for a drink or a bite to eat. The neighbourhoods may be well known, but with a local by your side, go beyond the most famous sights and see another side to the busy capital. From canopy markets and delis to sublime green spaces and canals, the London Kings Cross area is a maze of wonder and an experience which will take you far beyond the tourist sights.
4 hrs
Start when you want
Private & personalised
Walking + public transport

What you'll do

Join your hand-chosen local and explore the charming waterway of Regent’s canal. See the locals living on the peaceful canal, colourful boat moorings, heritage buildings and connection to nature. Explore Camley Street Natural Park; and float through the urban nature haven in the middle of one of the most densely populated parts of London. Enjoy birds, butterflies, bats and plants as you wander through the wetlands, woodland and meadows.Read more +


Head to the Skip Garden; a peaceful, hidden green oasis in the middle of the King’s Cross development and witness a sustainable urban garden and a charming oasis away from the hustle and bustle, with wild flowers, vegetables and herbs, beehives and chicken coops. 

Grab a bite to eat at the Canopy Market, dedicated to the best artisan food, drink and designer-makers at West Handyside Canopy in the heart of King’s Cross. Treat your tastebuds to artisan cheeses, bread, fresh oysters, smoked salmon, exquisite desserts and admire hand-made jewellery and ceramics from talented local and international traders. 

Discover the hidden gems in the famous Kings Cross area that are just around the corner from iconic attractions, and see its historic streets in a new light with your local by your side, who will also give you recommendations for other things to do in the area and restaurants to try. 


What's Included

  • Private and personalised foodie experience
  • 4 hours with a Host
  • 7-8 tastings of various street food
  • A coffee , a craft beer, real ale or soft drink


What's Not Included

  • Food and drinks additional to the ones included in the experience
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs 
  • Gratuities (optional)


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.


Cancellation Policy

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

Experience Highlights

  • Eat and drink your way through London King’s Cross area’s delicious flavours, spices and baked goods
  • Shop handmade wares and ceramics at the local market
  • Join a Host to wander the neighbourhood’s hidden gems
  • Get some peace and quiet at Regent’s Canal
  • Discover tips and tricks for the best places to enjoy the city
  • Private and personalised experience
  • 4 hours with a Host Walking experience (other transport can be arranged at an additional cost)
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.
Multiple languages available. Request at time of booking.
Kids go free
Kids up to 12 years old go free