Sun, 17 Apr|
Southbank on a Sunday
Come and join us for a Sunday stroll along the Southbank, hearing the history of this great area!
Time & Location
17 Apr 2022, 14:00
Outside Cubana, 48 Lower Marsh, London SE1 7RG, UK
About The Event
Your guide will lead you for a stroll along Southbank, taking in the sights from London’s spectacular Thames Path, which is regularly ranked as one of the world’s finest walks. There is no better time to make this walk than on a Sunday, from the vantage point on the river, to take in the sweeping vistas of London’s most famous attractions – the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, The Savoy Hotel, the Tate Modern, Borough Market, London Bridge and many other sites.
You’ll hear fascinating stories handpicked from over 2000 years of history, and get up close to architecture, street performers, art and see historic entertainment.
We will look at the history of the area and hear stories of the Southbank from days gone by. We will visit the Charles Dickens heartland around London Bridge, viewing a number of the historic landmarks along the way.
We will wind our way through towards London Bridge checking out the famous Borough Market where we finish our tour.
Highlights covered along the Southbank on a Sunday are:
- London Eye
- Houses of Parliament
- River Thames
- National Theatre
- OXO Tower
- Tate Modern
- Millenium Bridge
- Globe Theatre
- Borough Market
- London Bridge
Where: THE TOUR DEPARTS FROM OUTSIDE CUBANA ON LOWER MARSH. We will be at the start point for 5 minutes, but if you are running late, you can contact Wesley on 07909 544553.
Duration: Approximately 2 hours.
Cost: This tour is free to take, and you get to decide what, if anything, the tour was worth when it's done. A name-your-own-price tour is a tour for anyone's budget.
NOTE: There will be options to buy food and drink during the tour. The cost of optional market purchases not included in the tour.