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A walk in London: Bankside and the south side of the Thames

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St. Paul's Cathedral

Meet outside St Paul's Underground station (outside cafe Nero, Newgate Street exit)

London

EC4M 8AD

United Kingdom

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This walk along the south bank of the Thames, from St. Paul's Cathedral to London Bridge is a fascinating tour covering lots of interesting stories.

How the cathedral survived World War 2 bombing, how exactly do you get a coat of arms, the wobbly bridge, the Tate Modern, the Globe Theatre and the site of the original Globe Theatre, tales of the foul-mouthed ferrymen, the Great Fire of London, the brothel that became a pub, the Palace of Winchester, tales of the frozen Thames, London Bridge and ending at an old galleried inn/ pub.

About this walk:

1 hour 45 minutes long

Starts at St Pauls Underground Station (Central Line) and ends at London Bridge Station (Railway, Jubilee and Northern Line)

£12 per person (12 people maximum for a better experience)

Instant confirmation (Printed or mobile voucher accepted).

Cancellation 24 hours in advance for full refund

Your tour guide:

Your tour guide is Loona Hazarika of letsdiscoverlondon.com and here are some facts about him:

  • a tour guide with over 12 years’ experience guiding hundreds of people around his birthplace, London

  • he’s worked for over 4 years as an official tour guide at the British Museum where he was trained

  • he’s a TV tour guide, most recently on BBC TV’s The ‘Hairy Builder’ working with the Hairy Builder Dave Myers, and Sky Atlantic’s ‘Urban Secrets’. Here he is on one of his TV appearances: https://youtu.be/67Tn_e5VZfk

  • he holds an economics degree from Cambridge University (specialised in history)

  • he is a co-founder of London City Steps, an award winning social enterprise founded in 2009 that helps young local people from poor backgrounds learn new skills through a love of the local environment and history.


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Tour guide only.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

What’s the refund policy?

You will get a full refund if you cancel at least 24 hours before.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. You can also bring it digitally.

I am a non-native English speaker. Is this a suitable tour?

Yes it is. Your tour guide is trained by the British Museum so is used to guiding tourists from abroad.

What happens if it rains?

The tour will still go ahead. Please bring an umbrella.

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St. Paul's Cathedral

Meet outside St Paul's Underground station (outside cafe Nero, Newgate Street exit)

London

EC4M 8AD

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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