Journey from the ancient heart of the city to the bright lights of the West End, following in the footsteps of Shakespeare and Dickens. Taste some of London's finest brews in 4 of the city's most historic pubs, inns, and alehouses. Discover hidden backstreets and learn quirky history along the route.
Meet your guide near the Chancery Lane Underground Station and discover the oldest drinking establishments as you explore the winding streets and back alleys of the historic city center. Visit where Dylan Thomas drunkenly misplaced his manuscripts, learn how Victorians fed their gin cravings, and stand in secret alleyways where one of England's most notorious poets faced a duel. Learn about London seedy drink-obsessed past while taking in the splendor of modern-day London and sensing the ghosts of yesteryear at some of the city's top landmarks. Finish up at a watering hole regularly frequented by Charles Dickens, where you're served a favorite drink (half-pint of beer included).
Recommended for travelers who prefer small-group tours. A small group provides a more personal touch and local feel.