Explore the capital from a different angle and embark on a fun-filled London Underground Tube Tour adventure.
The incredible history of the iconic London Underground system spans over 150 years and you will discover about its fascinating transformation from the early days of the first track being laid in 1863 to the bustling network which we see today.
Your experience begins at London’s first ever underground station, where an experienced guide will take you on an exciting two-hour journey through the complex network of tunnels which connect London beneath the surface of the sprawling city above.
Along the way you will hear interesting and bizarre stories behind the history and design of one of London's most fundamental transport systems. You’ll also get an insight into the architecture behind the Underground’s distinctive design, including the man who turned London red and why some stations resemble spaceships.
You’ll also catch a rare glimpse of a disused ‘Ghost Station’ - which was abandoned more than 50 years ago, and learn why Big Ben tilts two centimetres to the North West.
Whether you want to learn more about the London Underground’s design and its engineering excellence or simply want to find out more about this iconic British transport system, the London Underground Tour will change the way you look at the Underground forever.
Included in this experience, you will enjoy a delicious two course meal at Bonds of Mayfair - a Classic Inn pub offering freshly cooked traditional pub classics with a modern twist. Your two course meal which consists of a starter and main or main and dessert and includes a drink (pint, 125ml glass of wine or a soft drink) and a choice of tea or coffee at the end of the meal. (Excludes the grill dishes).
*The Underground Tube Tour departs at Paddington Mainline Concourse, by the Bagel Factory. The guide will be standing at the appointed meeting spot, holding an Insider London sign. The Tour finishes at Westminster Tube Station.
**You will need either an Oyster card or a Travel card valid to travel in Zone 1.
When can you go?
This experience is available Wednesday to Sunday, throughout the year.
How long does this activity last?
The tour element will take 2 hours, the experience will last around 3-4 hours in total.
You need to know
The minimum age for this experience is 18 years old.
This is for a voucher entitling the holder to any of the activities supplied by Activity Superstore up to the value stated.
You and how many others?
This experience is for two people.