Start/End Point: outside 1 Aldwych, London WC2B 4BZ
Nearest tube stations: Temple (District and Circle), Charing Cross (Bakerloo and Northern), Covent Garden (Piccadilly) and Holborn (Central and Piccadilly).
Approx. 90 mins
Enjoy a walking tour through Covent Garden - one of London’s most popular tourist destinations.
See the world-famous marketplace and learn about its history, modern shops, cafés, wine bars, restaurants and grand hotels. You’ll also discover some of the greatest theatres and hear about their past and the shows that are playing now in the theatre capital of the world.
Your professional guide will tell you tales of ghosts and kings, actresses and writers, silent movie stars, the author of Dracula and Covent Garden’s role in a Hitchcock movie.
You’ll discover all these and more in this unforgettable walking tour. Feel like a Londoner - at home in one of our most historic areas, aware of our most beautiful theatres, our smartest hotels and friendliest pubs, our poetic past and our artistic modern world. Come to Covent Garden!