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The Iconic London Taxi Tours guides, are completely immersed in London’s culture and, aside from their Met Police backgrounds and their professional Worshipful Company of Hackney Carriage Drivers Guide Training, they are very proud that their tours are endorsed and recommended by some of London’s most esteemed patrons and businesses.

Lucinda Dickens Hawksley – Charles Dickens’ Great-great-great Granddaughter

Lucinda Dickens

Lucinda Dickens Hawksley is an author, broadcaster and public speaker. She has written more than 20 books, on subjects ranging from biography, art history, social history and the history of London to books on facial hair and the dangers of arsenic in Victorian wallpaper. She has also written two books about her great great great grandfather, Charles Dickens and the biography of his artist daughter Katey. Lucinda is an expert on the lives of the Dickens family and a Patron of the Charles Dickens Museum in London. She is also a regular guest lecturer at the National Portrait Gallery in London and lectures at universities, libraries, galleries and festivals all over the world.

 

 

Iconic London

Take a personalised London sightseeing tour around the iconic sights of our city. Steeped in history and monumental architecture, your tour will incorporate London’s theatre land, our parliament buildings and, of course, the royal palaces and churches. Take the Iconic London Tour with our professional London Taxi Tour guides and listen to their extensive knowledge while sightseeing in the comfort of a black cab.

London sightseeing tour by black cab:

  • River Thames
  • Tower of London
  • Southwark
  • Roman London
  • The Monument
  • Globe Theatre
  • St Pauls
  • Palace of Westminster
  • Westminster Abbey
  • Whitehall
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Buckingham Palace
  • Kensington Palace
  • St James Palace

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Photographic London

So what does London have that you can’t find anywhere else in the world? Let us show you. Just bring your camera and our black cab sight seeing guides will drive you round the most iconic London landmarks and you can shoot at your leisure from the comfort of our 5-seater taxis. Our Iconic London Taxi Tour guides will answer questions and give you all the information you want to know about London’s iconic landmarks and architecture.

  • River Thames
  • Tower of London
  • Southwark
  • Roman London
  • The Monument
  • Globe Theatre
  • St Paul’s Cathedral
  • Palace of Westminster
  • Westminster Abbey
  • Whitehall
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Buckingham Palace
  • Kensington Palace
  • St James Palace
  • Abbey Road
  • Primrose Hill
  • Shard
  • Royal Parks
  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Telephone Box
  • Route master Bus
  • London Taxi

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Royal London

Take our Royal London Tour and see what’s great about our Monarchy. We’ll pick you up from wherever you’re staying and take you straight to the Tower. See the wonderful Beefeaters and historic building from the comfort of our black London taxis with our experienced London taxi guide who can give you an informative commentary on the passing attractions and places of interest.

  • Buckingham Palace
  • Kensington Palace
  • Palace of Westminster
  • Whitehall Palace
  • St James Palace
  • Tower of London
  • Royal Parks
  • Greenwich
  • Windsor Castle
  • Eltham Palace
  • Hampton Court

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Pepys to Potter

So you’ve seen the iconic sights of London and you want to explore further. Let our London taxi cab guides talk you through the literature and film locations around the city. Their wealth of knowledge of the city and its attractions comes from a Metropolitan Police background and their extensive experience driving around the beautiful city of London every day. Find out where Sherlock Holmes lived and Harry Potter boarded the train for Hogwarts or cross Abbey Road and visit the World’s End in Kings Road to relive the punk era.

  • Shakespeare
  • Pepys
  • Dickens
  • Johnson
  • Chaucer
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Harry Potter
  • Downton Abbey

Music:

  • Hendrix
  • Handel
  • Beatles
  • Stones
  • Bowie
  • Swinging 60s
  • The birth of punk

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Bespoke Tours

If you would like to create your own tour or speak to our guides for advice on attractions in and around London, we will be happy to help. There are sporting arenas to be explored and entertaining days at the races not to mention historic sights, such as Stonehenge. We can travel to fashion and entertainment districts outside of the city or incorporate the wonders of the English countryside in The Cotswolds or sample the charms of the seaside town of Brighton. Take your pick and talk to us to create a bespoke tour to suit you.

  • Sporting arenas
  • A day at the races
  • Windsor
  • Stonehenge
  • Bath
  • Oxford
  • Brighton
  • The Cotswolds

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