The City through the Centuries Walking Audio Tour
Take an in depth self-guided GPS audio walk through almost two thousand years of London's past by a local history teacher. The walk takes in over thirty important and sometimes overlooked sites, from a hidden Roman amphitheatre, to the original London Bridge and the Tower of London. Delve deep into London's history through its often hidden ruins and always colourful characters.
The tour is ready whenever you are and the audio plays automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smartphone's GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which also works offline.
per adult from
1 hour 10 minutes
What's included :
- Lifetime access to The City through the Centuries tour
- VoiceMap Application
- Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
What's excluded :
- Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Guildhall, Gresham Street, London EC2 7HH England
Dating from 1411, Guildhall is where the civic, political and commercial lives of London came together.
Pass By: The london stone, 111 Cannon Street, London England
The London Stone is one of London’s least known treasures. For many centuries it was believed to be the stone of Brutus, killer of Julius Caesar, who supposedly brought it to London.
Pass By: Mansion House of City of London, Walbrook, London EC4N 8BH England
Mansion House is the official residence of the Lord Mayor of London. The Lord Mayor is not the same as the Mayor of London. The Lord Mayor is in charge of the City of London Corporation, which runs the portion of the city that sits inside the old Roman walls.
Pass By: Leadenhall Market, Gracechurch Street, London EC3V 1LR England
There has been a market on and off on this site for almost two thousand years!
Pass By: London Bridge, London SE1 9DD England
The medieval London Bridge was built in 1176 and took 33 years and an enormous amount of money to build. The bridge was 8 meters wide, and between 240-270 meters long, and boasted 19 arches of different sizes.
Pass By: Tower of London, St Katharine's & Wapping, London EC3N 4AB England
The Tower of London is one of London's most iconic and significant historical sites. During Shakespeare's day, most Londoners thought that the Tower of London was built by Julius Caesar. That turned out to be wishful thinking on the part of the English.
Departure Point :Guildhall Yard, London EC2V, UK
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/10/2019 - 10/4/2021
Monday - Sunday: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Return Detail :Emperor Trajan Statue, A100, St Katharine's & Wapping, London EC3N 4DR, UK
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- All of VoiceMap's audio tours are self-guided and users must bring their own smartphone and headphones to take the tour. We urge all our users to wear facemasks and carry hand sanitizer with them to ensure they're own protection and the protection of others.
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.