My husband bought this for me as a gift for our sugar wedding anniversary and it was perfect. There was much more to this tour than I had expected. Not only did we learn about what to look for in a good chocolate, but tried...More
Experience London’s sweet side on this insider tour of the city’s best chocolate shops. You won’t just be visiting the best-known locales: instead, you’ll sample hot chocolate at one of the city’s most exclusive restaurants, visit many high-end chocolatiers, and learn from your guide how chocolate is made. As you indulge, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore four popular neighborhoods: Mayfair, Piccadilly, St. James’s, and Soho.
This chocolate lover’s tasting tour begins in the morning. Meet your guide outside of Sketch, located in London’s Mayfair neighborhood; famous for its artistic interior design and excellent cooking, the restaurant is one of the most exclusive in town. Settle in and enjoy a welcoming cup of hot chocolate and an accompanying pastry while your guide gives you an introduction to the day.
After a private tour of Sketch’s art collection, you’ll head off on your tour. Over the course of several hours, you’ll visit a number of the London's in-demand chocolate shops. You’ll enjoy generous samples at each stop, and will have an exclusive discount, should you want to bring more chocolate home with you (own expense).
As you go, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore Mayfair, Piccadilly, Soho, and St. James's—four of London’s most vibrant neighborhoods. Learn more from your guide about their history, and admire the architecture en route.
The tour ends in the heart of Soho.
A tasting tour should, most importantly, offer plenty of delicious tasting opportunities to broaden our palettes and minds. Which this one most certainly did! In addition to, of course, plenty of chocolate knowledge, and a very well informed tour of London/Mayfair. Jennifer was a warm...More
We did the ice cream (or gelato) tour and thoroughly enjoyed it. The tour guide was entertaining and knowledgeable about gelato and sorbets but also the London spots that we stopped at. We tried so much gelato that we were all begging our guide for...More
I was gifted this tour as a surprise birthday present from my husband and I absolutely loved it! It was a truly great experience learning about chocolate and tasting some of the best chocolate I've had to date! We couldn't have asked for a better...More
We loved our chocolate tour! Natasha was extremely knowledgeable about chocolate, and also taught us some fun and funky things about London. We learned how chocolate is produced, which was very interesting. We also learned how to evaluate chocolate quality based on ingredients, appearance, etc.,...More