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Cycle Tours of London

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Address: Midtown Cycle Vaults | Bloomsbury Square Gardens, London WC1A 2QR, England
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+44 7788 994430
08:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00

Cycle Tours of London offer guided sightseeing tours by bicycle every day...

Cycle Tours of London offer guided sightseeing tours by bicycle every day of the year. We are a family run business and take pride in showing London at its best, including famous landmarks and hard to find wonders. Our tours avoid all busy, polluted roads taking advantage of our guides' knowledge of river paths, cycle lanes, alleys and park routes. If you don't have a great time on our tours there will be no charge!!!

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Great Bike Tour

Had a great bike tour with Matt today on the East End Tour We've already seen Big Ben, London Eye etc and wanted something different - this tour takes you to some very... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great bike tour with Matt today on the East End Tour We've already seen Big Ben, London Eye etc and wanted something different - this tour takes you to some very interesting and lesser known spots Matt is very knowledgeable and can tell you lots about the local areas and sights The tour is almost all on cycleways... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

It rained heavy, for three hours, non-stop. Your horror scenario? It shouldn't be! No one else showed up, so I got a private tour through the East End. A super friendly, easy-going and knowledgable guide, empty streets, and no other tourists made for a brilliant experience despite or perhaps because of the rain! If you want a tour that is... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Did the East End tour with Matt. There were three of us. Matt was actually great, nice guy and knows lots about the area. A few curious stories along he way too. Easy riding through all the safe back ways, mostly avoiding the main busy roads. A great tour. I highly recommend going.

2 Thank MonJL
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Reviewed 18 December 2016

My husband and I visit London every year for a child free weekend. We stumbled across this tour and booked in. We turned up and no one else was there, at 10.15 as arranged, Matthew was there with bikes. There was only my husband Mick and I on the tour but it still went ahead. It was like a personalised... More 

3 Thank Elizabeth G
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

Mathew took me on the East End tour today, and I just loved it. He is a delightful guide with lots of knowledge and a lovely demeanor. The biking is very easy (3.5 hours go by in a flash) and easy on the legs. My tour covered the Islington canals with the house boats on them, Broadway Street Market, Hackney... More 

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

I always prefer the smaller tour companies which tend to give more personal attention to their customers. Cycle Tours of London was one such company, and Mathew who runs the tours himself knows the heart and soul of his city well. I went on a solo tour with him and had him all to myself (lucky me!). We went through... More 

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Imagine 6 middle aged women on bikes around London.... Possibly working as spies Fabulous trip Do it if you get the chance. Matt was totes awesome

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

I am using Cycle tours of London often and even if i am usually participating to the same tours are never the same since Matthew is always original when guiding the tours and make the experience always exciting. I personally like the Canal tour which is one of the best and also the East London tour. Just listen to Matthew... More 

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HaZore'a, Israel
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

Just came back from the East End Cycle Tour with Mathew. Even though it rained during part of the ride we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. This probably is the best way for a tourist to learn about east end London and to experience its history, population and culinary flavours. Mathew was an excellent and charming guide always aware of our needs... More 

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Plano, Texas
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I was hesitant to tour London on a bike because of the length of the tour and the traffic, BUT this tour ended up being in my top 3 things I did in London!!! Mathew is an excellent guide and I actually could have biked longer! (2 moms in our fifties and our two girls in their twenties.) in my... More 

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