Hop onboard our fab psychedelic minibus and travel back to the sites and sounds of Swinging London via its beating heart - the Kings Road, Chelsea. Discover cultural and fashion locations like *Mary Quant’s ‘Bazaar’, Tara Browne and John Crittle’s ‘Dandie Fashion’ and ‘Granny Takes A Trip’ - London’s first psychedelic boutique. You’ll see where 60s music legends lived and visit the legendary Troubadour, a music heritage shrine, unchanged from when Paul Simon, Bob Dylan and Jimi Hendrix played there. There’s also a stop outside the iconic Royal Albert Hall for a must-have photo opportunity all to a backdrop of live commentary and 60s music supplied by pirates of the airwaves, Radio Caroline.
• Live commentary by knowledgable tour guides
• 60s music and original 'jingles' supplied by the 60s pirates, RADIO CAROLINE
What You'll Get
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Pass By: Sloane Square, London England
See Neil Aspinal's flat where Paul McCartney wrote Sgt Peppers and The Hotel that The Beatles used as their first London base
Pass By: Chelsea Old Town Hall, King's Rd, Chelsea, London SW3 5EE, UK
See the King's Road locations of celebrated 60s fashion boutiques and where music legends played, lived and still live today.
Stop At: The Troubadour, 263-267 Old Brompton Rd, Earl's Court, London SW5 9JA, UK
Visit one of London's most important music venues - a shrine, little changed from when Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix and many other music legends played and chilled-out here in the 1960s
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: The Gore London - Starhotels Collezione, 190 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, London SW7 5EX, UK
See the venue where The Rolling Stones held their Beggars Banquet launch party, a popular hideout and watering hole for many 60s music legends
Stop At: Royal Albert Hall Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP England
One of only 4 venues where The Beatles and Rolling Stones played on the same bill, The Royal Albert Hall is the most iconic music venue in the world and an ideal backdrop for a group picture or selfie
Duration: 10 minutes
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Minimum age is 13 years
- Availability for tours cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of tour availability
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Professional guide
- Entry/Admission - The Troubadour
- Transportation to/from meeting point
- Alcoholic Beverages
- Coffee and/or Tea
1 hour 30 minutes
Returns to original departure point
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