London, UK has been the setting for countless classic films and TV shows. As one of the world's most iconic cities, it's no surprise that London and its neighbouring areas are home to a variety of tours and activities for film and TV fans of all ages. Book your stay at the opulent Park Grand London Hyde Park and live a true cinephile’s dream, with some of the best film and TV tours in the city, close to your abode.
James Bond London Walking Tour
Few characters on the silver screen have achieved such an iconic status as James Bond. If you're a fan of 007, then you won't want to miss out on the James Bond London Walking Tour. This 2-hour tour takes you to some of the most iconic filming locations from the past 60 years as you follow in the secret agent's footsteps!
Amongst the many highlights of the tour is The Langham in the West End, minutes away from your accommodation Near Hyde Park London, featured in the 1995’s GoldenEye. Also, the Freemasons' Hall in Covent Garden was used for the Spectre Foreign Office scene where C is anointed as the Head of Nine Eyes.
As you take the legendary 007 London walking tour, your guide will entertain you with fascinating Bond movie facts, trivia, and eye-opening stories about some of the most iconic Bond actors, including Daniel Craig and Roger Moore. You'll also learn about the filmmaking process and how some of the most famous Bond scenes were created.
Sherlock Holmes’s Tour
Whether you're a fan of the original Sherlock stories or the super-hit BBC series, this Sherlock Holmes tour is the perfect way to immerse yourself in the world of one of the greatest detectives!
The Sherlock tour in London is an experience that can be enjoyed by a small group of six people, led by a Sherlockian guide who will take you to all the key locations from the stories and the series. On this tour, you’ll not only be retracing the detective’s footsteps as you visit the fictional murder scene from his very first story but also visit the Sherlock Holmes pub, 221B Baker Street, Russel Square and Sherlock's Soho.
Don’t miss out on the once-in-a-lifetime chance to pose for photos at the Sherlock Holmes statue, wearing a deerstalker cap, and to put your powers to the test with some Sherlock-themed challenges. The tour ends at the Sherlock Holmes Museum, where you can learn some more about the famous detective.
Harry Potter Walking Tour
Step into the wizarding world on this Harry Potter walking tour. Your private and personalised tour will be tailored to your interests, so, learn about the behind-the-scenes secrets of J.K. Rowling's epic film series and experience the magic for yourself!
The exceptionally fun tour takes you to the Leaky Cauldron pub, where Harry and his friends meet up before heading to Hogwarts, Platform 9¾, Cecil Court, easily explorable from your hotel near Paddington, and St Paul's Cathedral which inspired the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Along the way, your expert guide will share intriguing facts and trivia about the adored Harry Potter films and books and bring the wizarding world to life before your eyes.
Whether you're a die-hard Potterhead, a Sherlock sleuth, or simply a lover of all things celluloid, add one of the spectacular movie and TV London tours to your list. Don’t forget to fuel up with a hearty meal at one of the restaurants near Hyde Park, because you’ll need all that energy for an unforgettable cinematic adventure.