1. United Kingdom
  2. South East England
  3. London

London: 2-Hour Historic Pub Tour

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Become acquainted with London's oldest drinking establishments as you explore the winding streets of the historic city center with a local guide. Learn about London’s seedy, drink-obsessed past on a 2-hour tour complete with a complimentary half-pint.
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Duration: 2 hours
Starting time 1:00 PM
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  • Hear stories about London's booze-laden past
  • Visit the city's oldest drinking establishments
  • Savor a refreshing half pint at one of Charles Dickens' favorite pubs
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Discover London’s oldest drinking establishments on a 2-hour guided walk along the winding streets and back alleys of the historic city center.

Visit the site where Dylan Thomas drunkenly misplaced his manuscripts. Learn how Victorians fed their gin cravings. Stand in the secret alleyway where one of England’s most notorious poets faced a duel.

Learn about London’s seedy drink-obsessed past as you take in the splendor of the modern day city and sense the ghosts of yesteryear at some of the top landmarks.

This tour promises drama, intrigue, and a good dose of history before you relax in one of Charles Dickens’ regular watering holes, enjoying a complimentary half pint.
  • Guide
  • Free half pint at the end of the tour
What’s Not Included
  • Tips/gratuities

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Meeting point

Chancery Lane Underground station, at the corner of Grays Inn Road

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Please note that the tour involves a moderate amount of walking.

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Product ID: 54485