With Easter approaching, now is the ideal time to make plans for the holiday. However, that doesn’t mean to say that it has to be all about Easter. Why not consider taking a tour this Easter and learn more about a subject that you find interesting?
Full of history, there’s so much that you can see – an East End tour would allow you to do all this and more. There are various tours that you can take in this part of London, from Jack the Ripper to a cutting-edge street art tour. Each will offer you plenty of information and innovative insights, but if you’re not sure which tour to take then this handy guide may help.
The Kray Twins Gangster Tour
On this tour, you will learn all about the notorious brothers Ronnie and Reggie Kray. You will be able to dive deep into their world and uncover their unique history. If you want to learn more about crime and the underworld of the city, this will be the perfect tour for you.
The Jack the Ripper Tour
On a Jack the Ripper tour, you will learn all there is to know about the mysterious killer and his victims. Similarly, you will also learn what the Victorian period would have been like for these people. Perfect if you love serial killer stories and history!
The Jack the Ripper Pub Tour
This tour is similar to the Jack the Ripper tour apart from the fact that you will only be visiting the pubs – perfect for those who love a drink.
East End Street Art Tour
If you love art then this tour is perfect for you. It will take you on a tour to see all of the street art in the area before it disappears. Not only will you get to see some of the greatest pieces of street art the East End has to offer, but you will also see outstanding work by artists such as Banksy and Roa.
The Westminster Tour
This tour will take you past some of London’s most well-known sites, allowing you to learn all about the royal, historical and political power that goes on in the city.
Heroes and Villains of the East End
If you love stories about heroes and villains then this tour will be perfect. Not only will you get to learn about these famous heroes and villains of the East End, but you will also learn their story and the reasons why they are either a villain or hero.
Sweeney Todd – The Dark Side of London
On this tour, you will learn all about the demon barber of Fleet Street, Sweeney Todd. The chilling story of the murderous barber is certainly one for those that like a little horror with their history.
The London Ghost Walk
The last tour on this list is the London Ghost Walk. On this tour, you will be able to visit some of the East End’s most haunted locations as well as learn about the spirits that haunt these areas.
After reading this, you should hopefully have an idea of what tour it is that you want to take. All that’s left to do now is book! Just because it’s Easter, you don’t have to make any traditional Easter plans. Instead, do something completely different and look at East End tours this year.