Highlights / Info
- History of rock music and the Rock legends
- Over 100 significant rock and pop heritage sites
- Specialist Live guide with themed music soundtrack
- Music genres include rock’n’roll, blues, psychedelic, progressive, punk, pub rock, Brit-pop and the current scene
Tour Duration :3h30 (afternoon)
Guarantee departure:Daily all year, 2017 Departs 14:00
Live Guide: English
Pick Up service: No pick up service
This tour covers Chelsea, Kensington, Holland Park, Notting Hill Gate, St John’s Wood, Marylebone and the West End. For Beatle fans, there’s Brian Epstein’s flat, Ringo’s Kings Road apartment, John and Yoko’s first home, Paul’s current London home, the studio where the St Pepper’s cover was shot, Apple Office and boutique, EMI, Mason’s Yard, where the ‘Mop Tops’ the played their last ever live gig and lots more other Beatle and related landmarks. And, YES, you do get to walk across that famed ABBEY ROAD crossing!
The tour also covers where Geldof conceived Band Aid and Live Aid, where and how the Sex Pistols was formed, the Clash’s neighbourhood, also home to Bob Marley. There are over a dozen iconic sites to please Pink Floyd fans, and the same for Jimi Hendrix. We pass the homes of Freddie Mercury, Bowie, Townsend and Moon, Bolan, Jimmy Page, Macca, the Bee Gees and Clapton, to name just a few.
You never know who you might see in passing! For Stones fans there’s the legendary Edith Grove apartment, various of Jagger’s houses, the ‘Sticky Fingers’ restaurant. All this plus studios, record company offices, gig sites, secluded hotels favored by the stars, album cover locations and story, after story, after story from your informed rock guide.
Terms & Conditions
- English guide specialized
- Small group tour on 16-seat mini-bus
What’s not included
- Personal expenses
- Pick up / drop off
Departs 14.00 from 17-19 Cockspur Street, Trafalgar Square
Please be at the meeting point 10 minutes before the scheduled departure time.
*All tours to be booked at least 72 hours in advance, subject to availability