ToursByLocals has launched a host of exclusive new locally-led tours for the legions of dedicated fans coming to London for the record-breaking Eras Tour this summer. With hundreds of thousands of fans estimated to be flocking to see the superstar for the select June and August dates, expert London guides have designed special itineraries from Highgate to Camden to help visitors discover the star’s favourite spots and follow in the footsteps of her lyrics ahead of the shows.
From the iconic destinations mentioned in ‘London Boy’ to Taylor’s favourite haunts from her time in the iconic city, the customisable tours are perfect for fans making the most of the megastar’s second home. The tours are ideal for travellers looking for bespoke and ‘Taylor’ed’ experiences; each tour is led by passionate experts who offer exclusive insider insight. London is truly in its tour era.
Explore London from Highgate to Camden
Those looking to celebrate the Eras Tour arriving in the big smoke can participate in this entirely customisable ‘London Boy Tour’ of North London. Led by expert local guide and certified Swiftie Susannah, fans will discover the iconic locations in the hit song and some of London’s most spectacular sights. Beginning at Highgate, visitors will explore the idyllic area long famed as the chosen neighbourhood of celebrities before wandering through Camden’s Parliament Hill Fields to famous Hampstead Heath. Visitors will pass the capital’s beloved bathing ponds towards Kentish Town, where beady-eyed fans will spot some of the locations of Taylor’s iconic ‘Endgame’ music video, including the Kentish Delight Kebab, known to be a favourite of the star. Finally, fans will reach Camden Market in the afternoon, discover the area’s rich musical legacy, and visit the Amy Winehouse statue.
Cool Britannia… join this walking tour to celebrate all things British
Swifties looking to explore London and discover the secrets of the locations mentioned in the iconic ‘London Boy’ tour can participate in this private tour led by a local and expert guide of 30 years, Nigel. Guests will start the day by taking in the spectacular views of the capital from the famous Hampstead Heath before travelling via the iconic underground to Camden to explore the ever-hip market and flurry of famous music venues that give the trendy neighbourhood its edge. Guests will then experience ‘Shoreditch in the afternoon’ with the next stop exploring the area’s artisanal markets, iconic landmarks, and a dazzling range of street art, including Banksy’s work. Fans will finish their day of sightseeing with a visit to London’s famous West End to discover Bond Street and Soho and, if requested, visit British brands, including ‘Stella McCartney’ for a spot of retail therapy.
Explore London’s musical legacy and the ‘London Boy’ landmarks
London is rich in musical history and packed with legendary venues. On this eight-hour tour of the capital, fans will discover the locations in Taylor Swift’s ‘London Boy’ and the legacy behind each. Beginning at stunning St James Park, visitors will take in the idyllic location before heading to iconic Bond Street with its scores of high-end shops. After a spot of retail therapy, guests will carry on to the Covent Garden, where they will learn about the other famous artists who have drawn inspiration from the world-famous neighbourhood before enjoying a quintessential London lunch near Lincoln’s Inn Fields. From there, Swifties will head to Camden and its famous market to browse the stalls and incredible foodie offerings before ending the day in beautiful Hampstead, home of the infamous The Garden Gate pub, to stroll through the picturesque neighbourhood and onto Highgate.