Private Walking Tour of Covent Garden: Magicians, Street Performers and Theatreland
Learn all about this remarkable, vibrant area that is the hub of shopping, eating, drinking and street-performing.
Things to know
Culture Vulture, Family, Friends
You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive
No tickets required for this tour
Type of tour:
Walking tour – no transport costs are included. Your guide will help you get around on the day.
Gratuities optional Customisable - simply ask us
Meeting points: Outside the entrance to Itsu Restaurant on Neal Street. Turn left out of Covent Garden Station, turn right onto Long Acre Road and then take an immediate left down Neil Street (1 min walk)
What makes this tour special
Covent Garden is an absolute must-see on any trip to London- from its musicians, dancers, and comedians, to its cobbled streets, and quirky gift shops.
Experience the buzz of Covent Garden’s non-stop street performances.
Wander through the historic market, full to the brim with interesting knick-knacks.
Unearth the hidden treasures within one of London's most beloved neighbourhoods.
Walk through cobbled squares, through leafy churchyards and down quaint alleyways
Discover the neighbourhood's tucked-away boutiques, bookshops and curiosities.
Covent Garden is revered for its exuberant ambience, beautiful architecture and plethora of world class theatres. In the daytime, street performers line the main thoroughfares, musicians echo across the piazza and shopaholics traverse the multitude of boutiques. By night theatre goers fill the pubs, restaurants and bars in wait for the evening show.
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).