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Babylon Tours London
Their young, energetic guides at Babylon Tours will introduce you to London in the best way possible, from Big Ben to the street art of its multicultural East End. Eight tours to choose from:
British Museum and National Gallery of London guided tour
Combine a guided tour of two of the most popular and fascinating Museums of London and follow your enthusiastic young guide, who will take no more than 8 guests on this comprehensive visit of the city’s best galleries. Begin your tour by exploring culture and civilizations through the monumental collection at the British Museum. Your guide will lead you through 6000 years of sculptures, jewelry, and artifacts, acting like a living Rosetta Stone to help you understand these pieces – and yes, you’ll see the real Rosetta Stone while we’re at it.
London SoHo District semi-private guided walking tour
On this 2.5-hour semi-private guided walking tour, you and up to 8 other guests will see where counterculture and civil protests have collided over the centuries. Discover the streets of London’s lively nightlife neighborhood that has gone from seedy to chic over the past few decades. Your tour of Soho will take you through Piccadilly Circus, the Times Square of London, and through a maze of streets leading to Chinatown. In between, you’ll discover the hub of musical revolutions, including the venue where Jimi Hendrix first performed in the city. Music buffs will delight to discover the spot where the term “Beatlemania” was coined, and where hits like “Bohemian Rhapsody” were recorded.
British Museum and Westminster City guided tour
Whether you’re a hardcore history buff or just curious as to how London became one of the world’s most important cities, you’ll be delighted with this 5-hour guided combo tour! You’ll be awestruck by the vast collection of the British Museum and also uncover the stories behind the urban landscape of central London. You’ll get a more personal experience on a semi-private tour of no more than 8 guests, and at the end of the tour, enjoy a day well spent relaxing in a traditional British pub!
Changing of the Guard semi-private walking tour
On this two-hour semi-private tour, you and up to eight guests will discover together the typical London phenomenon of the Changing of the Guard in a way that few other tourists ever will. Expect to nab a few amazing photos along the route! You’ll begin at iconic Trafalgar Square, where you’ll discover the history of the regiments before making your way to the Horse Guards Palace, where the Calvary on Guard includes more than a few impressive steeds that take part in the ceremony.
London’s East End street art guided walking tour
From the origins of Cockney rhyming slang to the hipsters of Shoreditch via the curry houses of Brick Lane, this neighborhood illustrates the vast melting pot that is London. You’ll join a semi-private walking tour as you explore it together with no more than 8 others. Notorious as the hunting ground of 19th-century serial killer Jack the Ripper, it’s now home to London’s best street art, including Shepard Fairey and Banksy. The East End is alive with contradictions and colorful characters, and you’ll be introduced to some of the favorite spots along the way, including the shops and flavors of Spitalfields Market.
Natural History Museum of London guided tour
You’ll get up close to over 4.5 billion years of history at London’s Natural History Museum, where giant dinosaurs and mystical gemstones have been wowing visitors since the 19th century. On this 2-hour semi-private guided museum tour, welcoming up to 8 guests, you’ll learn about the secret histories of the all-stars housed in this “cathedral to nature.” From Earth’s beginnings to the dawn of our species, this museum houses some 80 million specimens in a labyrinth of galleries.
History of London: City Centre guided tour
To understand London, you first need to understand its history. Expert guides will lift the veil on the city’s secrets as you walk past some of the most iconic places in central London during this 2.5-hour guided walking tour in a small group of no more than 8 people. You’ll learn about Chaucer at Westminster Abbey and visit the home of the Prime Minister at 10 Downing Street. This small-group tour will pass through the lush green parks, bustling crowds, and manicured squares that make up the fascinating urban landscape. Discuss Big Ben at the House of Parliament and pass through the famed Trafalgar Square.
National Gallery of London guided tour
You’ll learn about artists such as Van Gogh and Da Vinci and browse through favorite works by masters like Botticelli, Monet, Rembrandt, and Vermeer. If none of those names mean anything to you, that will all change by the end of this small group guided tour – you’ll be led by an expert guide with no more than 8 others for a more personal experience.
The National Gallery houses a collection of paintings from the 1300s onwards, so there is no shortage of choice. View da Vinci’s “The Virgin of the Rocks” before fast-forwarding to Seurat’s “Bathers at Asnières” to witness the changing styles over the centuries. During this semi-private tour, you’ll be armed with the information and history that you’ll need to appreciate the 2300 paintings on display at one of the world’s most visited museums.
- Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
- Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the experience begins.