Get under the skin of London with our pick of the city’s best tours.
A bus tour of London is almost non-negotiable for London first-timers (and second-timers, we could argue), particularly on a tight schedule.
It’s an efficient overview and introduction to the great city and will help you get your bearings.
The two major operators are the Big Bus Company and the Original London Sightseeing Tour. Just find a bus stop, look up and if it has the logo – wait for the bus.
In a city this big, and with this much history, walking tours are as prolific as mice in the underground.
There are Jack the Ripper tours, ghost tours, art tours, photography tours and guys-with-maps tours to name a few. Here are our recommendations:
With London being home to such an epic array of sports, each of the major EPL team grounds (if you don’t know what that means you won’t care) will have a tour.
Here are some of the best tours of London’s top sporting Meccas:
Note: London Olympic Park is now called Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Tours