What you'll do
Discover the grit, grime and glory that made London the great metropolis it is today. You’ll follow in the footsteps of Romans, pirates and bankers to get a unique insight into London's history. We will provide you with a cool, vintage British bicycle and we'll set off on an easy going ride across the oldest parts of the ‘City Of London’. We'll ride along in dedicated bike lanes and winding, narrow streets to seek out striking modern skyscrapers contrasted against ancient ruins. You'll get up close to the docks and industrial gems dotted along the River Thames that were once the heart of London life. We'll reveal a melting pot of cultures, street art, and industry that will blow your mind. Witness the gentrification of the East End, visit ancient trading posts, London’s Roman wall, Harry Potter film locations, iconic Tower Bridge, and much more. You'll even see the noose where pirates dangled for their crimes. Along the way we'll stop off at the oldest riverside pub in London to enjoy a pint of local craft beer with awesome views of the river and Canary Wharf.
Jack, David, Mick, James & Tom
Hi, I am Jack, the founder of Tally Ho Experiences. My friends and I have been guiding bike rides around London for over 8 years on beautiful vintage British bicycles. We've been featured by British Airways, Lonely Planet, and The Guardian, just to name a few. Cycling in London is easy-going and an awesome way to connect the dots between each fascinating location. Bikes give you the freedom to explore London with the wind in your hair and get to places many people will never see. We are also big beer fans and love introducing people to our favourite local pubs on each of our adventures.
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Where you'll be
Waterloo St Paul’s Cathedral Blackfriars Bridge Guildhall Bank of England Royal Exchange Leadenhall Market (location of Harry Potter’s ‘Leaky Cauldron’) The Gherkin Cable Street Mural The Roman Wall Tower of London Wapping St. Katherine’s Dock Tower Bridge London Bridge The Monument Tate Modern Roupell Street St. Dunstan in the East Prospect of Whitby Ornamental Canal River Thames Southwark Bridge St Mary-le-Bow Traitors Gate
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 10 guests ages 14 and up can attend.
This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.
You don't need to be fit to participate on this ride, but you must know how to ride a bicycle. We have secure storage at our HQ if you need to leave anything behind whilst riding.
Historic London Bike Ride + oldest pub