Unique Experiences in London

London is one of the most unique cities in the world and there’s no end to the amount of weird things you can uncover once you seek it out. You just need to know where to look in this colossus of a capital – and that’s where we come in. With everything from immersive murder mysteries in your favourite pub to an Olivier Award-nominated trip into Wonderland, you are bound to find something original in this list of unique experiences in London.

Last updated on 25th September 2020

Secret London Runs

141 user reviews 5

Fancy a beer on your next run? Why the hell not? Secret London Runs are the unique company that are taking fitness fans on tours of the city with a little something extra added in, whether that be a spot of history or a beer tour.

The Original Tour

55 user reviews 5

One of the best London tour experiences, this fun way to see the city will have you sipping on the upper deck as you take in the sights of the capital. From drag specials and quiz offerings, to winter themed events, they're bringing you a new way to experience London.

AIM Escape

5 user reviews 5

Combining stunning design with thrilling theatrics, puzzle solving and technology, AIM is a premium escape room experience unlike any other. Put your mind to the test as you take on this amazing activity in London. 

@ The Mind Palace on Various dates from Wednesday 28th October 2020

One of the most unique experiences in London, The Case of the Poisoned Chalice is the Sherlock Holmes-themed event that'll have you creating drinks and solving clues. Taking place at The Mind Palace in Shepherd's Bush, this is one to add your list.

@ Cassidy's Apothecary (Speakeasy Liquor Store) on Wed, 15th Apr 2020 - Wed, 30th Dec 2020

From passionfruit spritzes and gin berry sours to cask-aged negronis and old fashioned, Cassidy's Pharmacy has got your lockdown libations, well, on lock. From the brains behind Moonshine Saloon and Alcotraz, this delivery service is bringing the boozy goods to your home.

  Paranormal Activity Tour

2 user reviews 3

@ Infront of Newspaper Stand Outside Farringdon Station on Friday 13th November 2020 and 27 other Fridays

London is full of mysteries that you haven't even thought to uncover yet. With the Paranormal Activity Tour, you'll be hunting for ghosts, poltergeists and strange encounters using Ouija boards, K2 Meters and Dowsing Rods. There you will uncover the stories of the mass murderers, plague pits and all the ghosts that linger in the capital's ancient goals. 

If you're after unique experiences in London, look no further than DARKFIELD. An immersive audio experience, the performance has been designed for two and will take you both on a creepy journey as you're made to question how well you know one another.

The perfect alternative tour for those on the hunt for something a little bit different, Imagine Experiences are combining immersive elements, with luxury travel, tasty food and experienced guides to create an unforgettable line-up of London adventures.

Inamo Covent Garden

323 user reviews 4

Sushi & Asian Tapas Afternoon Tea with Bottomless Bubbles £29.95pp and 3 other offers

Asian restaurants in London are a dime a dozen, right? Well, you aren't going to find any quite like Inamo. Not only do they serve up some delicious pan-Asian dishes with Oriental-themed cocktails to match, their tables are fully interactive – meaning you can order from them, watch the chefs cook, change the table cloth and even play Battleships. There are also locations in Camden and Soho.

Kitchen Theory

34 user reviews 5

Dining experiences in London don't get as unique as this. Indulge in a private dining experience with your closest friends and you'll feast on an impressive 10 courses with each dish coming paired with audio, visuals, aromas and textures to create a fully multi-sensory event.

@ The Marylebone on Tue, 25th Jun 2019 - Thu, 31st Dec 2020

A choose-your-own adventure style treasure hunt around London, HiddenCity are offering you a unique afternoon out. Journey around the city on the hunt for Sherlock's arch-nemesis Moriarty's safehouse, but be aware that each decision you make affects the outcome of your quest.

Bustronome is a unique fine dining experience unlike any other. With a kitchen on the lower deck creating delicious dishes and a glass-topped upper deck, you'll get to feast on meticulously-created dishes while taking in panoramic views of the city.