- 42 Ratings
London Bridge & Thames River Tour
Trek along the Thames on a tour of London that lets you see the grittier underside of this ancient city! Start from London Bridge to work your way through some of the lesser-known streets that lead away from the river to a giant food market. Stroll by the famous Clink prison that housed some of the most dangerous criminals for more than five centuries. Don't miss the Globe Theatre, before concluding you tour with a pint at the pub.
What You Will Do
- Get a glimpse of London Bridge, the famous site that leads over the central artery of London—the Thames
- See the Southwark Cathedral that has existed in one form or another for more than a thousand years: the Gothic architecture is an unforgettable sight that reaches into the sky with immense spires
- Head by the Clink Prison that protected the rest of the city from over five centuries of the its dangerous criminals
- Uncover a hidden archaeological site, as well as the the site of the Globe Theatre where Shakespeare's plays were originally performed
- Guided urban tour
Tours take place whatever the weather. Please be sure to check the weather forecast on the day of your tour and to dress accordingly.
- 42 Ratings
David was an excellent guide - very informative, very worthwhile perspective on London history, the local neighborhood and homeless/vulnerable context.