Pedal Power

A fascinating bike ride into London's past

Available Privately

Family Friendly History Active

• Cycle through a London few ever see
• Discover Roman ruins and catch a glimpse of the Tower of London
• Visit the East End, home to Cockneys

What Nick says
Nick Boulos is one of Britain’s leading travel writers. Read more Nick Boulos is a multi award-winning travel writer and editor and the founder of MakeMyDay. He has spent more than ten years writing for the world’s leading publications including the Sunday Times, Washington Post, National Geographic and the Guardian.

"Possibly the closest thing you can get to time travel, cycle along London’s ancient and winding streets on a classic 1920s British Pashley bicycle and discover the city’s humble beginnings. Highlights include hidden inner city canals, the remains of the original Roman wall and the old shipping docks that welcomed goods from around the world and the riverside pub (think creaky floors and low ceilings) where smugglers and pirates once met a grizzly end. You'll even see the noose they once used!"

- English speaking guide
- Bike rental and (optional) safety equipment
- Expert local recommendations

Other important info:
Group size: max 15.

This tour is only suitable for children over 5ft (1.5m).

This tour involves road cycling – primarily on dedicated cycle paths or quiet back streets.

There are no audio headsets.

This tour runs in all weathers.

Meeting point supplied upon booking.

Refunds and changes: permitted with at least four working days notice. 

This tour is also available privately at a time and date to suit you. Please contact us:

Customer Reviews

"I have lived in London over 10 years and the city tour I did yesterday was certainly a highlight of that decade!!! Saw my home city in a light I could have never imagined. The city tour was one of the best afternoons I have spent in a long time and made all the more memorable by our majestic tour guide Whiskey Mick. You have to do this!!!!! Its a real unique treasure." Dave
Central and East London
4 hours

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