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Private bookable guided walking tours in London's most vibrant and historically interesting areas. The tours are led by one of London's best known and most experienced tour guides and historians Diane Burstein. Diane made a name for herself with her...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Park Court 20 Park Grove | Friern Park, London N11 2QB, England
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+(44)8445 0159
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a return to the area where I grew up and went to school in the post-war years. Much changed now, of course. It included the top half of Charing Cross Road, Tin Pan Alley, St. Giles Curch, Seven Dials, Covent Garden and St....More

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. It was great taking you down memory lane and I'm glad that the whole family enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have now been on a number of Diane’s walking tours and each one is delivered with such enthusiasm and knowledge of London and it’s vast history. It’s not only Diane’s in-depth expertise in the historical events of each area that’s impressive but also the...More

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. I'm glad you've enjoyed the tours and look forward to welcoming you on many more!

Reviewed 21 August 2018

Diane was so knowledgable, enthusiastic and energetic about the information she shared with us over the time we were together. Thoroughly enjoyable - thank you very much!

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review and pleased you enjoyed the walk. I look forward to meeting you on future tours.

Reviewed 14 April 2018

This was my first walk with Diane, specially arranged for the Old Lags, the Radio London fan group. In short - brilliant! We walked round a part of London that I don't know well and were shown many buildings and artefacts related to the Suffragettes,...More

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Mary Thank you for your great review. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your first walk with me and hope it will be the first of many. I've a new programme coming out soon so if you'd like to receive it please email me...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Diane is incomparable - so competent and professional with a meticulous grasp of detail for each area of London she visits. And it's all done without notes.... straight out of her memory base - and all verifably correct too. As a Londoner I am constantly...More

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Dear Connie Thank you for your wonderful review. I am so pleased that you've enjoyed the tours and look forward to welcoming you on many more. Regards Diane

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Diane never ceases to amaze with her wealth of knowledge and how she makes London come alive! The visit to the Water Rats museum along with the talk and tour was absolutely fascinating. Can't wait to hook up with DIANE again to discover yet more...More

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Dear Anita Thanks for your great review. I'm so pleased that you have enjoyed the tours. The Water Rats museum is a real hidden treasure. Like Dr Who's Tardis so much more to see than you would imagine from the outside of the building! I...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018

I went on a private tour around Holland Park led by Diane. As always, she demonstrates an amazing range of knowledge and her walks always seem to uncover unusual and interesting facts.

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Thank you for your great review. I'm so pleased that you enjoyed the Holland Park tour and look forward to uncovering many more London areas for you.

Reviewed 6 March 2018

A small group of us went on a very interesting & informative theatrical London walking tour around Soho/Piccadilly followed by a tour of the Harold Pinter Theatre organised by Diane Burstein, London Blue Badge Guide. Diane also focused on many other interesting buildings in the...More

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thanks for your lovely review Sheri. So pleased you enjoyed the tour. Regards Diane.

Reviewed 16 January 2018

I had booked with Secret London Walks for my Wife and myself to go on a walking tour followed by a guided visit around the London Hippodrome. We met our Guide Diane at Covent Garden Station in the morning. We had an interesting walk around...More

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Dear Tony, thank you for your review. I'm so pleased you both enjoyed your day with me and I look forward to welcoming you on future tours. Regards. Diane.

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Diane's knowledge of London is truly astounding. In 2017 I attended her "Walking the Monopoly Board" Walking course and it was so interesting and I learnt such a lot. Since then, I have attended four more of her Walks knowing I am about to be...More

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guidediane, Owner at Secret London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Dear Karen, Thanks for your review. I'm so pleased that you've enjoyed the tours you've taken with me and I look forward to introducing you to further corners of London on future tours. Regards. Diane

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Anastasia282014
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Hi Anastasia For a 15 year old and 12 year old the Theatre Royal Drury Lane tour would possibly be the most suitable. It is led by costumed guides playing characters associated with the theatre which is fun for children... More
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8 March 2018|
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Hello. I have indeed been away and have just returned so am going through my backlog now. Just in case I haven't received it please could you email me again and I'll send you a reply by return. Apologies for the delay.
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