“You take delight not in a city’s seven or seventy wonders, but in the answer it gives to a question of yours.” – Italo Calvino, Invisible Cities
If you have ever wanted to discover some of the hidden wonders and history that London has to offer, then a walking tour is simply the best way to get up-close and personal with our magnificent capital. And the clever team at PlanetPass have created a very simply and quick way to book a walking tour right from the comfort of your smart phone!
PlanetPass is a unique mobile app that makes booking last-minute walking tours quick and easy. Simply select your tour, choose when to start it (in an hour, tomorrow, a few days – you decide) and you will be matched with your own guide in minutes. Then all you need to do is pop on your walking shoes and go – it’s that simple!
You’ll be met by your very own private and professional London Tour Guide who will be passionate about what they’re telling you and highly knowledgeable. Forget crowded tours or unengaging audio guides, and instead say hello to that personal touch and a friendly welcoming smile!
There are over 30 tours to choose from, grouped into themes including Bizarre History & Horr, Foodie Paradise, Cool Neighbourhoods & Modern Art, First Time In London and lots more, there’s truly a tour for every taste! You will also find some featured tours for real fans, such as InstaTour, Pokétour and Christmas tour!
PlanetPass Express Tours are between 45 minutes and 1hour duration, perfect for your lunch hour! ‘Street Art Essentials’ allows you to explore London’s fun and informal art scene; ‘1666 London’s Burning’ takes you on the path of destruction from the Great Fire; and if you want something longer then PlanetPass’ two hour tours include: ‘Jack The Ripper’ which teaches you about his victims; ‘London After Sundown’ shows you the best way to experience the capital at dusk; and there’s also the ‘Ghost Stories Of London’ tour, where your guide will take you to loads of haunted properties. Spooky!
All you need to do is download the PlanetPass, swipe to pick your tour, tap to book and then get going! So why not take a little look further into what our wonderful capital city has to offer next time you’re in London?
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