Uncover Secrets with the Fleet Street Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 1.9km
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Duration 1h
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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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
  • Start the In-App Audio Tour at Arundel Street
  • Uncover Dr Johnson's world at his house
  • See sword fighters' duel in Hen & Chicken Court
  • Discover print history in Red Lion Court
  • Imagine life in London's historic Fleet Prison
Dive into the shadowy history of London's Fleet Street with this immersive self-guided audio tour. Perfect for history buffs and adventure lovers, the tour takes you through the maze-like alleyways and courtyards that have survived the test of time. You'll get a glimpse into the everyday hustle and tales of the people who once roamed these paths, where each corner and cobblestone whispers a story from the past. Starting at Arundel Street, just a short walk north from Temple Station, you'll set out on a journey through time, uncovering hidden gems of the city. The tour concludes by the old walls of the former Fleet Prison, revealing centuries of stories etched into the fabric of London. Along the way, you'll visit significant spots where prominent figures like Dr. Johnson and Samuel Pepys left their mark. Highlights include the illustrious Two Temple Place, the intriguing Essex Street and Essex House, the bustling former newspaper hub of Fleet Street, and the renowned Twinings tea shop. From the relics of the historic taverns of Hen & Chicken Court to the echoes of the scholarly debates at Dr. Johnson's House, you'll feel the vibrancy of London's bygone eras at every turn. By the end of this tour, the most memorable experience will be the intricate blend of architecture, history, and the indelible impact of time on these hidden lanes that only few know about.

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
Arundel Street
Fleet Prison
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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