Private Walking Tour of Covent Garden at Christmas: Crafts, Carols, and Chocolate

Magpie ID: ATSRQU
API Provider: Rezdy and Redeam
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Location: London
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 2.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Moderate
Max Group Size: 10
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights Walk through Seven Dials, a historical landmark that lights up with magic for the holidays
Make your way to Benjamin Pollock's toy shop, which bursts with creativity and inspiration all year round, but steps it up even more this time of year
Our next stop will be to Trafalgar Square, where you will have the chance to photograph the beautiful Christmas tree, and hear about the history of the local area
The tour will conclude at the Leicester Square Christmas Market, where you can join the holiday bustle as you indulge in the local crafts and foods while listening to holiday carollers
Summary
Covent Garden is the perfect place for a festive fix; hot chocolate, tree decorations & lights, toy shops, trees, and markets
Description

There is no better place to get into the Christmas spirit than Covent Garden. This fun-filled tour will not only create wonderful memories for the kids, but it will bring back cherished childhood memories for the parents

 - The tour will commence with a walk through Seven Dials, a historical landmark that lights up with magic for the holidays
 - Make your way to Benjamin Pollock's toy shop, which bursts with creativity and inspiration all year round, but steps it up even more this time of year
 - Our next stop will be to Trafalgar Square, where you will have the chance to photograph the beautiful Christmas tree, and hear about the history of the local area
 - The tour will conclude at the Leicester Square Christmas Market, where you can join the holiday bustle as you indulge in the local crafts and foods while listening to holiday carollers
 
Seven Dials

This historical landmark comes to life at Christmas time, with the intriguing network of streets becoming illuminated by a dazzling display of lights. Linking Covent Garden to Soho, the Seven Dials is a lovely and central location to begin your tour
 
Benjamin Pollock's Toy Shop

Located within Covent Garden, this toy shop is over 100 years old holds a special place in Londoners' hearts. Explore the rows of toys, books, and crafts dedicated to this season of yuletide joy

Trafalgar Square's Christmas Tree

Following the Second World War, the city of Oslo have gifted London with this historical Christmas tree every year. Stretching over 20 metres in height and adorned with 500 white lights, you will have the chance to photograph the tree and hear about the history of the local area

Leicester Square Christmas Market

Ending at the Leicester Square Christmas Market, you will have the opportunity to buy seasonal treats and surprises. Ranging from mulled wine and festive nuts, to hand-crafted toys and ornaments, time will slip away from you as you enjoy the best of London's holiday spirit.

Holiday Tip: Fancy indulging in another hot chocolate? We don't blame you! Pop over to the The Trafalgar St. James, Hilton Hotel, and get yourself a late night hot chocolate toddy

Included A friendly, professional tour guide for your group
Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places
Excluded Gratuities (optional)
Food and drink, although your guide will be happy to recommend local favourites along the way
Cost of transportation on the day (if required)
Know before you book This is a walking tour
Cost of transportation on the day is not included (if required)
Know before you go Please bring comfortable walking shoes
Please bring any medical requirements you need throughout the day
In summer, please remember to bring a hat, sunscreen and plenty of water
Additional Information Not wheelchair accessible
Health Items Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 48 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 10 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Fixed Times

Season:

Christmas Season: From 11-29-2020 To 01-04-2021
Sunday 16:00
Monday 16:00
Tuesday 16:00
Wednesday 16:00
Thursday 16:00
Friday 16:00
Saturday 16:00

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long:
Address: Long Acre, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9JT, GB
Notes: Outside Covent Garden tube station on James Street
Start Location Notes Long Acre, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9JT, GB
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 40.7025714, -73.99056
Address: 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Notes:
Start Location Notes Long Acre, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9JT, GB
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States

Cancellation

Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund

Pricing

Other Information

FAQ

Will there be other people on the tour or is it just us?

All of our tours are 100% private and exclusive, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.Your tour will be completely tailored to your needs and we will make sure to find a guide that best suits your group.,

Are entrance tickets and transport included in the cost of the tour?

In the ‘Things to Know’ section at the top of this page you will find details of whatever entrance tickets and transport are included in the tour. If you have any questions about this, then you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).,

What is your cancellation policy?

On tours cancelled more than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are happy to offer our customers a full refund - minus a 5% credit card fee and the cost of any tickets that have been purchased.For tours cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are unfortunately unable to offer refunds. If you would like to reschedule a tour, this is usually possible if we are given enough notice, but we cannot guarantee the same guide.Changes made to bookings may be subject to rebooking fees to cover the cost of tickets purchased, transport, guide rescheduling and administration.To cancel or change your booking, please contact us at or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).,

Who do I contact if I have any questions about this tour or if I want to make changes to my tour?

At Touriocity, we provide a free concierge service to help you plan your time abroad and they will be able to answer any questions you may have about this tour or any other tours. We are normally able to customise or personalise tours to suit your needs.Please do get in touch by either using the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, sending an email to or calling 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).,

Am I able to book more than one tour?

Absolutely, you can book as many tours as you like! You can add them to your cart by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button or you can get in touch and we can put together an itinerary for you. To get in touch, you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).,

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