Camden Neighbourhood Private Tour

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Reservation System: Rezdy
API Provider: Rezdy
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Location: London
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 2.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Moderate
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Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights Visit the Camden Market and the famous Stables Market
Learn about Amy Winehouse’s connection to the area
Learn about the locomotive origins of the Camden Roundhouse
Uncover the history of Camden’s renowned music scene
Discover a hidden nearby suburb in Primrose Hill
Summary
A wander through the weird and wonderful Camden, with visits to markets, food stalls, music venues and an idyllic park
Description

* Visit the eclectic **Camden Market** and the famous **Stables Market**. 
* Learn about **Amy Winehouse**’s connection to the area and visit her favourite pub – The Hawley Arms. 
* Learn about the fascinating locomotive origins of the **Camden Roundhouse**. 
* Explore **Regent’s****Canal** at the hip **Camden Lock.** 
* Uncover the history of Camden’s **renowned** **music** **scene**. 
* Discover a hidden nearby suburb in the **romantic Primrose Hill,** perfect for seeing **London’s** **skyline**!

On this walking tour, you will explore the sites and history of one of London’s most creative and alternative areas. Visit illustrious music venues, uncover the best hang-outs in the area once frequented by the likes of Amy Winehouse, explore the canal that intersects the neighbourhood, visit a former horse stables and even see one of London’s most stunning parks, all within a mile radius! Full of interesting facts, history, culture and quirky shopping stops, this tour will fascinate people of all ages and interests.

Begin your tour on the buzzing high street and learn about the origins of Camden’s music scene: from the early 20th Century wave of Irish Folk music, the rise of Rock and Roll during the 60s and 70s to the innovative, varied music scene of the 90s.

See where the biggest artists played, from Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix to the Doors, Black Grape and Radiohead. Learn about the history behind the historic Electric Ballroom as well as the more recent and more alternative Jazz Cafe.

Visit the eclectic Camden Market, where you can buy anything from home-made phone-cases shaped liked hamburgers and military paraphernalia to music memorabilia and florescent lycra. Explore the famous Stables Market, a former ‘horse-hospital’ full of interesting bits and bobs and often frequented by the famous, and flamboyant. Take a walk along the historic Regent’s Canal at Camden Lock. Once a teaming waterway used for transporting goods from Limehouse in the east into London, the Canal now a place of relaxation where you will find people having picnics, walking their dogs and enjoying the sun in the summer.

Learn about the fascinating locomotive origins of the Camden Roundhouse – a magnificent piece of 19th century architecture and now a Grade II listed building and popular music venue for the world’s best indie, rock and alternative artists. Next, take a stroll up to leafy Primrose Hill, an area where you will find plenty of quality restaurants

Included A wander through the weird and wonderful Camden, with visits to markets, food stalls, music venues
A friendly, professional tour guide for your own private group
Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places
Excluded Food and drink, although your guide will be happy to recommend snacks along the way.
Hotel pick up, we do recommend a centrally located start point
Know before you book Please bring comfortable walking shoes
Know before you go Please ensure you arrive at the meeting point at least 10 minutes prior to the tour start time
Please bring waterproof clothing in case it rains
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:

All year: From 01-01-2020 To 12-31-2020
Sunday 09:00, 10:00, 11:00
Monday 09:00, 10:00, 11:00
Tuesday 09:00, 10:00, 11:00
Wednesday 09:00, 10:00, 11:00
Thursday 09:00, 10:00, 11:00
Friday 09:00, 10:00, 11:00
Saturday 09:00, 10:00, 11:00

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 51.5392961, -0.1429231
Address: Camden Town Station, England, GB
Notes: Outside Camden Town Station (entrance opposite Barclays Bank)
Start Location Notes Camden Town Station, England, 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 Camden Town Station, England, 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

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