Uncover London's Secrets: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 1.6km
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Duration 1h
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Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
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Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore London’s secrets with an In-App Audio Tour
  • Discover the pioneering electric Savoy Theatre
  • See where inventor Michael Faraday is honoured
  • Feel the buzz of Covent Garden's market history
  • Admire history at the last sewage lamp on Carting Lane
Unlock forgotten tales and architectural marvels on a self-guided audio journey tailored for curious minds intrigued by London’s less visible history. The narrative unfolds through the central cityscape, where the banter of buskers and the theatre’s allure offer a prelude to the ingenuity woven into the capital’s fabric, making it a perfect fit for history buffs and explorers alike. The route begins at the lively Covent Garden Piazza, winding past grand theaters and down historic lanes, closing with the grandeur of the Savoy. Stroll through the Actors’ Church in Covent Garden, brush past the covert charm of ‘Farting Lane’, and pause where the world's first electric lights illuminated the Savoy Theatre. Marvel at the contrast between bustling modernity and quiet twists in Carting Lane, where history stands still amidst the city's heart. Memorable moments include basking in the Victorian elegance at the Savoy Theatre, pondering the scientific wonders at Michael Faraday's statue, and taking whimsical detours down alleys that time forgot. This walk promises a sensory blend of the past's whispers and the contemporary city’s palpable energy, leaving a lasting impression of London's enchanting alternate persona.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
The Savoy Entrance
The Start - Covent Garden Piazza
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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