A wander through the weird and wonderful Camden, with visits to markets, food stalls, music venues and an idyllic park.
Things to know
Couples, Family, Friends, Seniors
You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive
No tickets required
Type of tour:
Walking tour – no transport costs are included. Your guide will help you get around on the day.
Free concierge service if you would like any help or advice
Meeting points: Outside Camden Town Station (entrance opposite Barclays Bank)
What makes this tour special
Visit the eclectic Camden Market and the famous Stables Market.
Learn about Amy Winehouse’s connection to the area and visit her favourite pub – The Hawley Arms.
Learn about the fascinating locomotive origins of the Camden Roundhouse.
Explore Regent’s Canal at the hip Camden Lock.
Uncover the history of Camden’s renownedmusicscene.
Discover a hidden nearby suburb in the romantic Primrose Hill, perfect for seeing London’sskyline!
On this walking tour, you will explore the sites and history of one of London’s most creative and alternative areas. Visit illustrious music venues, uncover the best hang-outs in the area once frequented by the likes of Amy Winehouse, explore the canal that intersects the neighbourhood, visit a former horse stables and even see one of London’s most stunning parks, all within a mile radius! Full of interesting facts, history, culture and quirky shopping stops, this tour will fascinate people of all ages and interests.
Begin your tour on the buzzing high street and learn about the origins of Camden’s music scene: from the early 20th Century wave of Irish Folk music, the rise of Rock and Roll during the 60s and 70s to the innovative, varied music scene of the 90s.
See where the biggest artists played, from Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix to the Doors, Black Grape and Radiohead. Learn about the history behind the historic Electric Ballroom as well as the more recent and more alternative Jazz Cafe.
Visit the eclectic Camden Market, where you can buy anything from home-made phone-cases shaped liked hamburgers and military paraphernalia to music memorabilia and florescent lycra. Explore the famous Stables Market, a former ‘horse-hospital’ full of interesting bits and bobs and often frequented by the famous, and flamboyant. Take a walk along the historic Regent’s Canal at Camden Lock. Once a teaming waterway used for transporting goods from Limehouse in the east into London, the Canal now a place of relaxation where you will find people having picnics, walking their dogs and enjoying the sun in the summer.
Learn about the fascinating locomotive origins of the Camden Roundhouse – a magnificent piece of 19th century architecture and now a Grade II listed building and popular music venue for the world’s best indie, rock and alternative artists. Next, take a stroll up to leafy Primrose Hill, an area where you will find plenty of quality restaurants and one of the city’s best parks, perfect for spending a relaxing evening whilst watching the sunset!
QWill there be other people on the tour or is it just us?
AAll of our tours are 100% private and exclusive, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour. Your tour will be completely tailored to your needs and we will make sure to find a guide that best suits your group.
QAre entrance tickets and transport included in the cost of the tour?
AIn the ‘Things to Know’ section at the top of this page you will find details of whatever entrance tickets and transport are included in the tour. If you have any questions about this, then you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWhat is your cancellation policy?
AOn tours cancelled more than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are happy to offer our customers a full refund - minus a 5% credit card fee and the cost of any tickets that have been purchased. For tours cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are unfortunately unable to offer refunds. If you would like to reschedule a tour, this is usually possible if we are given enough notice, but we cannot guarantee the same guide. Changes made to bookings may be subject to rebooking fees to cover the cost of tickets purchased, transport, guide rescheduling and administration. To cancel or change your booking, please contact us at or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWho do I contact if I have any questions about this tour or if I want to make changes to my tour?
AAt Touriocity, we provide a free concierge service to help you plan your time abroad and they will be able to answer any questions you may have about this tour or any other tours. We are normally able to customise or personalise tours to suit your needs. Please do get in touch by either using the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, sending an email to or calling 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QAm I able to book more than one tour?
AAbsolutely, you can book as many tours as you like! You can add them to your cart by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button or you can get in touch and we can put together an itinerary for you. To get in touch, you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).