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East End Walking Tour in London

  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Excellent value for money
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East End Walking Tour in London
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East End Walking Tour in London
US$ 15.96
Dive into London’s eclectic East End on this unique 2-hour walking tour and discover the district’s legendary arts scene. Marvel at the vivid street art of artists like Banksy and C215, check out quirky fashion boutiques and learn where to find London’s best curry houses. Your guide will also fill you in on the area’s rich history and heritage, from notorious former residents like Jack the Ripper and the Kray twins, to the modern-day hipsters and thriving Bangladeshi communities.
What to Expect
The Tour starts on Liverpool Street side of Liverpool Street Station. During the next 2 hours you'll learn about some of the darker and murkier history of London, things you won't hear about during your stereotypical tour of London.

You'll learn about the area in Roman times through to Victorian times and beyond and discover stories about the rich history of immigration into the area, including the modern day immigrants to the area (the Hipsters!). The our will also cover iconic characters of the area including Jack the Ripper, the Kray twins, the Elephant Man and many, many more.

The second half of the tour focuses more on the culture of street art in the area and guests will get the opportunity to view works by famous artists such as BANKSY, C215, Invader and Shepherd Fairy. The tour will finish on Brick Lane, infamous for it's 50-odd curry houses (the largest number of Indian restaurants outside of the Indian sub-continent!). We are also very happy to give you recommendations of where you should go for lunch after the conclusion of the tour.
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Reviews (17)

1 - 5 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile
East End and Free London Tour

I started off with the free tour that was advertised at the hostel I’m staying at, before joining the east end tour and they were both fantastic!! Rossa was our guide for both tours and he was awesome. Very knowledgeable and really loved what he...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Tour Guide Rae was very knowledgeable and so lovely The street art was great, saw a Banksy. Afew nods to JK Rowling's harry potter inspos. and a walk thru some of the jack the rippers haunts.

3  Thank Lauri F
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile
Great start of Exploring London!!!

I found the information of this walking tour on a brochure at my hostel, and just followed the instruction to the meeting point in Green Park. The later 2 hours I was amazed by Rachel’s extremely informative and interesting guide! I booked the walking tour...More

2  Thank ArnoPeng
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile
Great tour in East London!

This tour was great, our guide very good and funny, not too big group and I liked the variety of history and street art. Highly recommendable!

1  Thank StockholmKat
Reviewed 10 December 2017
Excellent tour

Our tour guide Helen was excellent and really lovely. Really knew her stuff regarding the street art and showed us lots of interesting places around Brick Lane and Spitalfields. Very informative and a great introduction to this part of London. Highly recommended walking tour of...More

1  Thank Maureen P
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