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Historical Tours in the United Kingdom
Below we have listed some of the best historical sites and tours in the United Kingdom
Private Round Trip from London to Stonehenge & Salisbury & Bath
Explore some of the UK’s best historical hotspots in one day with this private tour from London. Perfect for groups of up to six people, this jam-packed day trip includes visits to Stonehenge, Bath—known for its Roman Baths and beautiful Abbey—and Salisbury (admission not included). Just sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride while your private driver navigates traffic, tiny country lanes, and finds premium parking spots so you don’t have to.
The London Bridge Experience is an award-winning visitor’s attraction set in the deep historical vaults of the world-famous London Bridge. Experience the dark history of London Bridge first-hand as it is brought to life right in front of your eyes on this interactive character lead adventure.
Step off the tourist trail and explore the Scottish capital’s hidden secrets on this underground walking tour in Edinburgh. Follow a guide from the South Bridge in Edinburgh Old Town down below street level, where a series of ancient vaults lie. As you explore the dark passageways, learn why the vaults were built, hear of the poor souls who sought refuge in the depths and discover a hidden witchcraft temple. Gain insight into city life during the 18th century, and learn of the deadly diseases which threatened Edinburgh’s inhabitants.
Visit “Scotland’s Alcatraz”, long the country’s only high-security prison, without the hassle of waiting in line at the ticket office. Head straight inside and follow the audio tour to learn about the 125-year history of the former HM Convict Prison, including the infamous 1987 siege and Britain’s first state-owned railway. Walk through the galleries and halls as you listen to the stories of prison officers for a fully immersive experience.
Art enthusiasts hoping for a cultural experience beyond the traditional gallery setting shouldn’t miss this Glasgow street art excursion showcasing the city’s intriguing urban artists. Follow your guide through alleys and beneath bridges to discover Glasgow’s public murals and hidden artistic gems. As you go, you can learn about the city’s artists, uncover Glasgow’s culture and creative industries, and see the Glasgow School of Art.
A History of Terror – Belfast City Centre Walking Tour
Learn about recent history and political struggles in Belfast during a walking tour of the city center. Meet your guide and set out on a city stroll that includes top landmarks such as the Cathedral Quarter, City Hall, and Ann Street. Hear stories about important events during the period of history known as The Troubles and gain a fresh perspective on Belfast and Northern Ireland.
Game of Thrones and Giant’s Causeway Full-Day Tour from Belfast
See the magical location where the hit fantasy drama ‘Game of Thrones’ is filmed on a full-day tour of the UNESCO-listed Giant’s Causeway from Belfast. Accompanied by a knowledgeable local guide, visit key filming locations while listening to inside gossip about popular characters. Ride through the atmospheric, tree-shrouded Dark Hedges Road and marvel at the mystifying rock formations of the Giant’s Causeway.
Explore Snowdonia National Park and it’s three most famous castles—Conwy, Dolbadarn, and Caernarfon—on this single day tour from Llandudno. Round-trip transportation means that you can enjoy the scenery and relax instead of focusing on driving and directions. Learn about the park’s history, flora, and fauna through guided commentary as you travel.