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Discover the London you won't find in the guide books with London's original off-the-beaten-track tour provider! Come with us to explore the culture, community and street art of London's vibrant East End. We offer unique and original walking tours...more
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Brick Lane, London E2 8NH, England
East End / East London
+44 7551 911822
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Reviewed today

My wife and teens (5 of us) were interested in this walking tour out of Spitalfields Market to check out the Street Art. It turns out this was one of the HIGHLIGHTS of our 12 day trip to the UK! It is a bit of...More

Thank ndnnfan
Reviewed yesterday

I celebrated my 35th birthday by organising a street art tour and workshop for me and 7 friends. We had a great guide in Emily, who really helped us understand the graffiti art scene. The workshop was also very cool- a tad hot in the...More

Thank Radhika D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yasmin was a great guide - went at a good pace with a nice mix of personal experience, historical and cultural knowledge. We saw loads we would not have noticed on our own and it was nice to have her detailed knowledge of the names...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shoreditch is an amazing location for street art but this tour brought the area alive and we saw so much that we wouldn't have done without Emilie's expert knowledge. We then had a workshop at the end and learned how to use a spray can...More

Thank AliLeeSamDaniel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a reason Alternative London has so many 5 stars. Interesting from the moment you start the tour. Emilie pointed out countless unique art pieces that engage the entire family. The experience is topped by the workshop experience. Ideal for the graphic designer and...More

Thank C A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yesterday, we went on a street art tour with Emilie. It was the most wonderful, informative street art tour. Emilie was extremely knowledgeable, enthusiastic and energetic, keeping us entertained for 2.5 hrs. I will be recommending this tour to my friends and will visit again,...More

Thank Terri H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a 2.5 hours tour including a workshop for our own creations at the end. Emilie, our guide, was extremely knowledgeable, entertaining and knew plenty of details to show and talk about. We were really amazed by all the cool artwork available in East...More

Thank swedee111
Reviewed 14 July 2018

My husband and I have joined Alternative London for street art tours a couple of times in the past and loved them, so I decided to gift him the food tour during our most recent visit in London. Our three hours with Yasmin were absolutely...More

Thank LaurenandRyan
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Gary our guide took us on a fantastic tour of the East End. He showed us everything we wanted. He was extremely knowledgeable. It was fun, interesting and was just right for everyone in our group of varied nationalities and ages. As Londoners it was...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

I always use this company for when I have friends and family over in the UK and every time they love it and I learn something new every time about this brilliant city. Our guide, Emily, was fantastic. The guides are artists themselves and they...More

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10 April 2017|
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Response from Aidan M | Property representative |
I'm not alternative London, don't know why you were directed to me. Get in touch with them through their website
10 October 2016|
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Response from heavycat69 | Reviewed this property |
Oh sorry I just saw I was too late!!! :-(
7 September 2016|
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Response from AlternativeLondon | Property representative |
Hi there, The guides that run our pub tours also take our other walking tours so they know the area and it's street art incredibly well. I would advise to take the pub / craft beer tour and ask the guide to point out some... More