Take a look at London from a totally different angle and learn about all the weird and wonderful things that make the capital such a fascinating city to explore with this Quirky London Walking Tour.
The Quirky Tour is an a tour with a difference, an alternative guided tour which will introduce you the eccentric and lesser-known facts about London’s better-known sites.
You’ll discover London’s many oddities and curiosities - highlights include a group of lions who would upset any zoologist, sculptures which would make you blush, a grand home built from stones "borrowed" from nearby buildings and the writing sites and performance location of some of Gilbert & Sullivan’s greatest operettas.
Some of the sites you will visit along the way include the Royal Opera House, Waterloo Bridge, Trafalgar Square and the Savoy Hotel, as well as many others.
After you have satisfied your hunger for quirky sites, it will be time to head to Marquess of Anglesey in Covent Garden for a hearty two-course lunch from a set table d’hote menu in a traditional pub with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.
*You will meet your tour guide close to Convent Garden tube station, the guide will be at the appointed meeting spot holding an insider London sign.
Marquess of Anglesey menu sample:
Homemade soup served with crusty bread
Salmon and smoked haddock fish cakes with wilted spinach and hollandaise sauce
Crispy fried calamari served with aioli
Traditional fish & chips cooked with Young’s beer batter served with chips and mushy peas
West Country Cumberland sausage & mash served with red onion gravy
Chicken, leek & ham pie with puff pastry, vegetables and creamy mashed potatoes
Grilled herb chicken and chorizo on a bed of mixed leaves & couscous
Penne pasta tossed in a tomato sauce with roasted vegetables topped with shaved pecorino (V)
Sticky toffee pudding with ice cream
Apple & berry crumble with custard
Lemon cheesecake with raspberry coulis
When can you go?
This experience is available on selected Saturday dates, throughout the year.
How long does this activity last?
Your tour will last approximately two hours, there is no set time for the meal.
You need to know
There is no minimum age for this experience, under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.
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, there will be other people there on the day.