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London Black Taxi Tours
Ranked #10 of 807 Tours in London
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Owner description: London Black Taxi Tours offers you the opportunity to visit and explore the sights of London from the comfort and convenience of an iconic London Black Taxi. My tours will show you some of London's greatest sights, providing you with wonderful memories of this magnificent city. I have been a licensed London Hackney Carriage Taxi driver for 30 years having passed the world renowned 'Knowledge of London' which involves several years of studying London. I am also a fully qualified Worshipful Company of Hackney Carriage Drivers, London Tour Guide. My aim is to provide you with a fantastic day out and an unforgettable tour of this great City.
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Reviewed 16 March 2011

Beyond a doubt the best money well spent on our trip! London Black Taxi Tours is a great way to get an overview of the city, which can be a bit overwhelming when trying to figure out what you want to see (you want to see it all, right?). Michael tailors your tour to exactly what you ask & is the best way to get the highlights of the city, or even something more in depth if you have a specific agenda (i.e., WWII history, royal London, etc.).

Michael picked us up from our hotel & our tour began right away with our neighborhood! He is definitely a walking encyclopedia of London history & was well-prepared with easy to read written summaries of the sites we were seeing.

We wish we had booked a second 1/2 day with him, and would not hesitate to recommend to recommend him!

Thank SWG4
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Reviewed 22 February 2011

This is an opportunity not to be missed! I cannot think of a better way to see London.

Michael is an affable walking-talking encyclopedia of knowledge and anecdote - all delivered with friendly spontaneity and joviality.

You will need to go a long, long way to better such an experience and opportunity.

He has a refreshing and unassuming manner which belies his bredth of experience and enthusiam. He is flexible and able to adapt to respond to particular interests or to focus on specific localities. Michael quickly establishes a convivial rapport with Groups and arranges convenient "stop-offs" for visitors to "stretch one's legs" to make their own mini explorations and discoveries.

Although my trip was within an adult party, I am confident that he could equally captivate the interests of youngsters as well.

Should you think to hesitate - do so no more. As the Nike dictum has it "Just do it". Again, as a well known company proclaims - "Yoy can be sure of it - I've put my name to it!"

Terry Woolgar

Thank rousses
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Reviewed 18 February 2011

This tour is a great way to get acclimated to London. Michael is organized and efficient. He is also flexible and informative. We really enjoyed our tour. Also, it was comparatively well-priced.

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Reviewed 7 February 2011

We had the opportunity to tour London with Michael Churchill in a London Black Taxi. Michael was on time, waiting for us at London Paddington. It was quite clear from the start that Michael possessed a lot of expereince conducting tours of London and spent time initially understanding our requirements.

He ensured that we visited all the key sites: Marble Arch, Buckingham Palace, Westminister Abbey, House of Parliment, Piccadilly Circus, London Bridge etc. etc. Many other attractions that nomally get passed over were also covered, which helped us connect with the City far better. The very fact that we had a convenience of a taxi and an expereinced guide in Michael helped us cover far more of the City than we could have through other means. Michael had laminated attraction guides that he handed over for our review, and also ensured that we understoood the attraction in context by playing specifc audio clips on his IPad.

The privacy and convenience of a taxi, the positive attitude and expereince of Michael, and the multitude of sights in London made for a great day for us at London - Thanks, Michael for a brilliant introduction to this great city.

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Reviewed 2 February 2011

My husband and I had 1 day in London before embarking on a cruise. Wanting to see as much as we could within a short window of time, we elected to search for a tour guide. Searching on the internet, we found London Black Taxi Tours. We contacted them and very promptly heard back from Michael. Once we arrived in London, made it to our hotel and checked in, we were ready to go on our tour. We contacted Michael on his cell phone and he promptly came to the hotel to meet us, our names displayed in his window so he was not hard to miss.

Thank Nadine P
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