Private Sherlock Holmes Walking Tour of London

Follow in the footsteps of the world's first and greatest consulting detective Mr Sherlock Holmes. Visit locations that inspired and appeared in the original stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and learn how Sherlock Holmes became one of the greatest literary figures of all time.

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  • What's included :
    • Private tour with guide
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Westminster, Victoria Street at Parliament Square, London SW1P 3PA England


    Pass By: Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6PB England

    On the walk down Victoria Embankment our guide will tell you all about the old (and new) New Scotland Yard, which is home to the Metropolitan Police.

    Stop At: Downing Street, London SW1A 2AL England

    As we stop at Downing Street you will learn about Sherlock's links to the British Government and how Sherlock's brother Mycroft is an important part of the British establishment.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Trafalgar Square, Centre of the City, London SW1A England

    Learn about how Trafalgar Square has been used in two very different, but very popular TV adaptations of the classic Sherlock stories.

    Stop At: Sherlock Holmes, 10 Northumberland St, Charing Cross, London WC2N 5DB, UK

    Learn how this pub got its name and how nearby locations inspired Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Piccadilly Circus, London W1J 9HS England

    Stand outside The Criterion Bar and Resturant and learn about how this former London institution celebrates its links to Sherlock Holmes even though it is now an Italian restaurant

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Barts, Sloane Avenue, London SW3 3DW England

    Hear how Dr Watson's alma mater, Bart's Hospital, was used in both the original stories and the hit BBC TV series 'Sherlock'.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Speedy's Sandwich Bar & Cafe, 187 N Gower St, London NW1 2NJ, UK

    Visit the filming location of the BBC's Sherlock and have your photograph taken outside of Sherlock's flat.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Westminster, London SW1A 2JR, UK
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can meet you at any location in central London
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 9/16/2019 - 7/27/2022
    Monday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    1: The Sherlock Holmes Museum, 221b Baker St, Marylebone, London NW1 6XE, UK
    2: Speedy's Sandwich Bar & Cafe, 187 N Gower St, London NW1 2NJ, UK
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Tours Of The UK

Activity ID: V-192133P10

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