Make sure you've got some comfortable dancing shoes on because this unique walking tour is going to have you boogieing from one landmark to the next.
Quirky Walks And Tours In London
It's easy to get to see the big sights of a city, but to really get to know a place you have to spend some time down its side alleys. Get away from the tourist traps and discover some local landmarks with one of these cool and quirky London tours. From the best beers in Bermondsey to movie-scene spots and the sordid secrets of the city's ghoulish and ghastly history, read our recommendations for the best quirky walks and tours in London.
Walk in the footsteps of the city's most famous playwright with this fascinating Shakespeare walking tour of London. Led by a Shakespeare expert and professional actor, you'll pick up invaluable knowledge about the man himself and his life in the big city, from the spots where he penned his most famous plays, to the tough and tangled workings of his personal life.
A totally unique way to take a tour of London, this quirky scavenger hunt puts teams to the test solving clues and completing wacky challenges across the city. From squeezing the whole team into a black cab to dancing in front of strangers, it's fun, informative and totally silly.
When it comes to quirky tours of London, this one takes the rainbow cake. From Britney and Celine-singalongs to flowing drinks and hilarious entertainment, this is one open-topped bus tour that you won't want to end. Like ever.
Calling all music lovers: this rock n roll tour is just for you. With over two decades in the music industry, Stephen Channell invites you for a black cab tour of some of London's most iconic musical landmarks; from Jimi Hendrix's flat to the location where Bowie shot his iconic Ziggy Stardust cover.
Chopsticks at the ready; this walking tour is all about London's best Asian food and you're going to want a taste. Learn all about the Chinese culture, with a tour around Chinatown's best street food and sit down eateries, before soaking up cocktails.
They say they're London's most original rooftop bar, and blimey it sure is one unique day out. Hop aboard the London Bar Bus and you'll get to explore the city while sipping on BYOB booze, ticking off historical landmarks as you travel.
Eyes this way, Potter fans! Fancy getting up close and personal with some actual, real-life Harry Potter filming locations? What about being sorted into a Hogwarts house and using your superior spell knowledge to outwit other houses? Well this quirky London tour will be bringing you all that a then some. You can leave your Firebolt at home as this tour takes you on foot from the entrance to Diagon Alley, past the Leaky Cauldron and all the way to Platform 9 3/4. There's other tours if you're not into Harry Potter!
Home to some of the best craft breweries in the capital, the East End is a hotspot for beer fans. This quirky London walking tour takes you around some of the coolest breweries in town, from Mile End to Bethnal Green, sampling along the way, naturally.
Take your family on this festive exploration of London. You'll board the classic vintage red bus and take it all the wonderful sights the city has to offer in a truly unique setting.
Learn about some of the most debauched and dastardly drinking dens in the capital with this cool and quirky London walking tour. See the sites of devilish deeds, prostitution, execution and imprisonments on this journey through the most sinful parts of the city. Visit an authentic gin palace, an old plague pit and even a former market when you could sell unwanted wives on this walking tour-cum-pub crawl across London.
It's safe to say that Sex, Drugs and Sausage Rolls is easily one of the most scandalous walking tours in London. Learn about the debauched goings-on of Tudor cardinals and their king, how executions can go horribly awry, and even the history of the vibrator on this filthy, funny London experience.
From an Easter-themed hunt to a summer special and the winter wind down, the Bucket Race is bringing you a fun group activity come rain or shine. With teams of up to 4 competing to complete various tasks around London, this is one if you're looking for something a bit different.
Discover the London's oldest pubs on this historical tour of the city. Visit the taverns and drinking dens where some of the capital's most famous inhabitants drowned their sorrows and toasted their victories. See the sites of duels, misplaced manuscripts and good, old-fashioned debauchery on this quirky walking tour of London.
While you may find yourself a bit sloshed by the end of it, this quirky London walk takes you around some of the finest drinking establishments in The City. With stunning interiors and rich, often slightly scandalous, histories, this tour of London's heritage pubs is a must-do for beer-lovers and history fanatics alike.
If you consider yourself something of a hops-head, then this quirky London tour will make for a dream day out. Visit some of the best microbreweries and drinking dens down Bermondsey's 'Beer Mile' with the help of your guide, who'll take you through the history of the area, as well as grabbing you some great samples to try out along the way.
Take a trip down to Bermondsey's Beer Mile and sample some of the city's best craft brews, and Borough Market bought charcuterie and cheeses. This quirky London tour introduces you to some of the best artisan products in the capital, as well as the people who make and sell them.
Potty for Potter? The prepare for a truly special experience on this quirky London walk. See the sites of London alongside filming locations from your favourite Harry Potter films and secret city spots that inspired the magical world we all know and love.
From James Bond to Bridget Jones, this cool and quirky London tour will guide you through the streets where some of your favourite movie scenes became a reality. Wander down seedy backstreets where Michael Caine once turned his charm on, to sites of zombie apocalypses, this fun London walk, which runs every Friday to Sunday, is a must-visit for movie buffs.
Forget bar crawls, it's all about the cheese crawls! Join these fromage fanatics for the finest in dairy, as you enjoy the blue cheese supplied to the royals, the best cheese toastie, and best margherita pizza, all while enjoying their spectacular cheese quiz!
Calling all foodies: this wing-centric tour is offering you something a little different this Tuesday. It's all about wings, so prepare for some finger-lickin' food, all washed down with delicious drinks. Taking you to three of the city's finest fried food eateries, this isn't one to miss.
Looking for a quirky way to get around the city? Check out Bustronome, where you'll be treated to amazing views atop a double decker; all while tucking into a mouthwatering menu with specially paired wines. You've never seen this before.
If you're looking for a craft brewery tour in London, there's no better place to pitch up the Bermondsey. Home to the famous 'Beer Mile', this guided tour of some of the area's best microbreweries will teach you about how these incredible brews come into existence, and you'll even get the chance to sample a few.
Fancy yourself a keen puzzle-solver? Looking to learn a little more about London? This unique cross-city experience gives you the chance to thwart the biggest heist in the history of London through a series of clues and challenges, while also taking you around some of its key landmarks.