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Empire, Docks, Bombings, and Rebuild.

Empire, Docks, Bombings, and Rebuild.

Duration:3 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

As a New Zealander, and a builder living in London for 20 years, this walk exemplifies much I have studied, experienced, and enjoyed about this historical nation. Now retired in London I have had the chance to explore many new places. This area is one of it's most unique, interesting, and photogenic on offer. An area few residents would venture to see.
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What we’ll do

We'll start at the unique, historical 1894 Tower Bridge. Taking a flat walk eastwards for 2 1/2-3 hours to the ambitious Canary Wharf. Making use of some very unique photographic opportunities. Exploring an area very much a witness to the World's largest empire, the British Empire. The docks here operated from 1800 to 1960 and were the largest in the World in their heyday. After their closure…

What else you should know

This is a flat 2 1/2-3 hour walk, and we will be stopping for a few minutes frequently. So not too strenuous. Please dress accordingly for a weather exposed riverside. Allow for Zone 2 return journeys

What to bring

Comfortable walking shoes, Water Bottle, Weather suitable clothing for a riverside open walk. Umbrella.
A camera. Please allow for Zone 2 transportation from Canary Wharf

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Where you'll be

From the Victorians Tower Bridge to the 1990s Canary Wharf. The Empires largest Port and Docks. Reutilised Warehouses of exotics. The oldest Police Force. Londons Blitz Memorial Park. Execution Wharf. Well used stair access to the Thames River north bank. Brunels Thames Tunnel. England's Canal Sysyem Limehouse Basin Entry. Unique London perspectives from the Thames Pathway. London's Oldest river Pub. Finishing by the London Museum Docklands.

Upcoming availability

Fri, 21st Jun    From 10:00 to 13:00.
₹1,357 per person
6 of 6 spots left

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 16 and up can attend.

More tips

This is a flat 2 1/2-3 hour walk, and we will be stopping for a few minutes frequently. So not too strenuous. Please dress accordingly for a weather exposed riverside. Allow for Zone 2 return journeys
Bill
history walk
Empire, Docks, Bombings, and Rebuild.
6 reviews
₹1,357 per person
6 reviews
₹1,357 per person