London Literary Tour with a Local Expert: Private & Personalized

Greater London, United Kingdom
London Literary Walking Experience

From USD 154.18

Price varies by group size

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 3 hours
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


If you identify as a bookworm, you're sure to love a 3-hour private literary tour of London (assuming you can put down your current reading material). Follow your guide to the Bloomsbury neighborhood and see key locations relating to England’s iconic writers, including Shakespeare, T.S. Eliot, Woolf, Chaucer, and many more. Head to Charing Cross and pop into some of London’s most famous and offbeat book stores, where you can discuss your favorite novel over coffee.
  • Get the personalized experience of a private tour
  • See London through a literary lens
  • Visit the city’s most famous bookstores
  • See locations frequented by historical authors

What's Included

  • 3-hour experience
  • Private and personalized
  • Walking experience
  • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
  • Additional food and drink
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs
  • Gratuities

Meeting And Pickup

You can head directly to the meeting point, or request pickup

Meeting point

  • Starbucks Coffee
    77 Tottenham Ct Rd, London W1T 2HQ, UK

    Upon booking your meeting point can be arranged (e.g. your hotel/accommodation), however this MUST be confirmed and agreed by the experience planners in advance.

Pickup points

Select a pickup point

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

Pickup details

Once you have booked your experience, we will be in touch in order to finalise the meeting point details with you. We can arrange pick up from hotels and other locations in the area. Your meeting point must be confirmed and agreed by the experience planners in advance. This is a walking experience. If you require a private vehicle please get in touch with our team for details and costs.

What To Expect

British Library (Pass By)

Bloomsbury (Pass By)

Charles Dickens Museum (Pass By)

Persephone Books Ltd (Pass By)

The George Inn (Pass By)

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • After booking, you will receive a short questionnaire, so you’ll be able to tell us more about your interests and preferences. Based on your responses you’ll be matched with a like-minded Local Host.
  • Meeting Point
  • Your meeting point is flexible, and to be agreed with your Local Host. Meet-up at your hotel or accommodation can be requested, or your Local Host will meet you at a convenient location close to the start of your experience.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.


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