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The Mayflower Private Walking Tour

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US$ 123.59
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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Millennium Bridge, Thames Embankment, London SE1 9JE England

    The newest bridge in London, connecting St Pauls Cathedral and the Tate Modern, the largest Modern Art gallery in the world. You ight recognise the bridge from Harry Potter and other shows.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Pass By: Tate Modern, 53 Bankside, London SE1 9TG England

    The worlds biggest Modern Art Gallery, housed in an old power station. Many of the places we will pass have been converted into new use!

    Stop At: Winchester Palace, Clink Street, London SE1 9DG England

    See the ruins of the once magnificent palace that miraculously survived centuries of industry and WW2.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Clink Prison Museum Soho Wharf 1 Clink Street Clink Prison Museum Soho Wharf, London SE1 9DG England

    We'll visit the eerie and atmospheric site of what may have been the most horrendous prison in Britain if not the world. You don't have to use too much imagination to see how it must have been even though the area now is extremely fashionable.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Golden Hinde, St. Mary Overies Dock Cathedral Street Cathedral St., London SE1 9DE England

    A replica of the famous ship of exploration, giving an insight to what these parts used to be like.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Crossbones Graveyard, Redcross Way Southwark, London England

    We will visit the resting place of thousands of plague victims, criminals and 'fallen' women who were buried unceremoniously here and learn of the dreadful poverty that so inspired social reform and the writings of Charles Dickens

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The Marshalsea Prison, Angel Pl, Southwark, London SE1 1YY, UK

    Visit the small park that was once the location of a dreaded Debtors prison where Charles Dickens family was incarcerated.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The George, Se1 77 Borough High Street, London SE1 1NH England

    See the only remaining Galleried Tavern in London, the haunt of many a famous writing. The yard in front is where the pilgrims assembled in the Canterbury Tales.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Southwark Cathedral, 1 London Bridge Montague Close, London SE1 9BA England

    Now part of London, Southwark was once and still is its own city and here is its beautiful and often overlook Cathedral.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Borough Market, 8 Southwark Street, London SE1 1TL England

    The site of the world famous food market with food from around the world. There has been a market here of some sorts for at least 1,000 years and possibly since Roman times.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: London Bridge, London SE1 9DD England

    The world famous London Bridge, find out why it is here at all and learn about the awful things that used to happen here.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Hay's Galleria, 1 Battle Bridge Lane, London SE1 2HP England

    Once the worlds first covered dockyard, now a place of leisure and good-eating.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: HMS Belfast, The Queen's Walk, London SE1 2JH England

    See the old WW2 Royal Navy Cruiser, now berthed up as a tourist attraction.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: City Hall 110 The Queens Walk, London SE1 2AA England

    The home of the Mayor of London and the London Assembly. You'll see why it has the nick name of the Armadillo.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Pass By: Tower of London, Tower Hill, London EC3N 4AB England

    From the outside, we will see the old Tower of London, sat right next to the Thames.

    Stop At: The Scoop, 2A More London Riverside More London, London SE1 2DB England

    One of Londons very modern outdoor theatres.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Tower Bridge Road, London SE1 2UP England

    We will walk under the famous hydraulic lifting bridge, an icon of London.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Shad Thames, London England

    Explore the streets and creeks of what was once the Venice of Drains and the site of murders and executions and all things Charles Dickens.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Edward III's Manor House, 20 Bermondsey Wall E, London SE16 4TT England

    Centuries ago this was all swamp land and Kind Edward III built a hunting lodge here, the remains of which were relatively recently unearthed.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The Angel, 101 Bermondsey Wall E, London SE16 4NB, UK

    This old pub was a smugglers den and reaches out over the Thames where the trap doors can still be seen. Captain Cook set sail from here on his Voyages of Discovery whilst the Hanging Judge use to sit nearby to watch his sentences be carried out.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: St Mary's Church, Rotherhithe, St Marychurch St, Rotherhithe, London SE16 4NJ, UK

    This beautiful old church in what was once the village of Rotherhithe has a monument to the Pilgrim Fathers. The 'Captain' of the Mayflower is buried here and the ship was beached up on the Thames behind.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: The Mayflower Pub, 117 Rotherhithe St, Rotherhithe, London SE16 4NF, UK

    Visit the famous old pub from where the crew of the Mayflower ship departed for the new world. Perhaps return here after the tour to have a great drink or pub meal.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: The Brunel Museum at Rotherhithe, Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, London SE16 4LF England

    The famed Victorian Engineer Brunel built the very first under water tunnel here... the trains still use it today. At one point it could take days if not weeks for ships to dock on the Thames and this was hoped to be part of the solution.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: The Watchhouse Café, 69 St Marychurch St, Rotherhithe, London SE16 4HZ, UK

    This funky organic cafe is a great place to drink or grab a cheeky snack. It was once though a Watch House where dead bodies washed up on beaches of Rotherhithe were brought to protect them from thieves and body snatchers until the authorities arrived.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Rotherhithe Picture Research Gallery, 82 St Marychurch St, Rotherhithe, London SE16 4HZ, UK

    In this old industrial building amongst the warehouses is now a jewel of cinema and heritage costuming as well as having a lovely old cafe. Many period costumes are made here for television and movies and the reference library is full of photos of how this part of London used to look.

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Mansion House, 38 Cannon St, London EC4N 6JD, UK

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can meet you at any Central London hotel (not just those listed) and then proceed by Tube to the tour starting point.
    Departure Time
    9:30 AM
    Return Details
    1: Rotherhithe, London SE16 4LD, UK
    2: The Mayflower Pub, 117 Rotherhithe St, Rotherhithe, London SE16 4NF, UK
    • Local guide
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
    • Private tour
    • Entry/Admission - Winchester Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Crossbones Graveyard
    • Entry/Admission - The Marshalsea Prison
    • Entry/Admission - Borough Market
    • Entry/Admission - Hay's Galleria
    • Entry/Admission - Shad Thames
    • Entry/Admission - Edward III's Manor House
    • Entry/Admission - St Mary's Church, Rotherhithe
    • Entry/Admission - The Mayflower Pub
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Entry/Admission - Clink Prison Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Golden Hinde
    • Entry/Admission - The George
    • Entry/Admission - Southwark Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - HMS Belfast
    • Entry/Admission - City Hall
    • Entry/Admission - Tower Bridge
    • Entry/Admission - The Angel
    • Entry/Admission - The Brunel Museum at Rotherhithe
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 12 June 2018

    Great experience and atmosphere in this remarkable theatre. We sat to the side of the stage (block D) which was really good as you can see everything very well and at this time of year (we went to a 1pm performance) you don't have the...More

    Date of experience: June 2018
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    • Languages Offered: English
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