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Jack the Ripper Tour

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Key Highlights

  • Get goose-bumps when you see London's most ghostly places
  • Visit a haunted London pub
  • See where Jack the Ripper murdered his victims
  • Visitors and locals alike will appreciate this tour
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    01 Apr - 30 Sep: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
    01 Oct - 31 Mar: Sunday

    Duration

    3 hours

    Start time

    7:00pm

    Meeting Point

    The tour stats from The Original Tour Visitors Centre, 17-19 Cockspur Street, Trafalgar Square.
    Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

    Ending Point

    The tour ends at Trafalgar Square.

  • Overview & Itinerary

    Overview

    Explore the dark and sinister side of London on this chilling tour by coach and on foot. Be prepared for goose-bumps when you pass the most haunted house in London where terrifying happenings occurred throughout the 19th century.

    Hear about a gaggle of ghostly apparitions at Theatre Royal Drury Lane, including a kindly spectre who helps nervous actors. Shudder at the tale of the demon barber of Fleet Street.

    Leave your coach in the East End of London and step bravely into the night. Imagine you are back in 1888 where, under the cover of cold, foggy nights and dimly-lit alleys, a reign of terror was unleashed in the district of Whitechapel.

    Walk through the streets where Jack the Ripper committed his grisly crimes, killing five hapless women and holding London to ransom by his murderous spree.

    Learn the clues and hear about the suspects. Form your own theories about the identity of this notorious serial killer.

    From 1 April, 2017 you will sample traditional British fish and chips from one of London's most authentic restaurants.

    If you are brave enough, end the evening in London’s most haunted pub where a soldier was brutally dispatched after cheating at cards.

    Itinerary

    Explore the scary side of town on the Jack the Ripper Tour. There is no hotel pick-up for this tour. You should make your way to pick-up point at The Original Tour Visitors Centre, (17-19 Cockspur Street, Trafalgar Square, London SW1Y 5BL) at 1900h (7:00pm).

    You will be picked up in a luxury coach and will set off with your professional guide to see the ghostliest parts of London.

    Learn about The Theatre Drury Lane, said to be the most haunted theatre in London from your guide. Reach the London’s notorious East End, a hotbed of crime and vice in the 19th century. During the autumn of 1888, terror struck when Jack the Ripper came out of the fog and dimly lit alleys just long enough to stalk and butcher his victims.

    On this walking tour you will visit the sites where, in 1888, the Ripper hunted and gruesomely murdered five London prostitutes. Your guide will tell you about the suspects in this unsolved case and the clues that led all the way to the Royal family.you will also see the 10 Bells Pub, built in 1752 where many of Jack the Ripper's victims were said to have drunk.

    From 1 April, 2017 you will visit one of London’s most authentic fish and chips restaurants where you can sample this world famous British cuisine – their fish is supplied by Billingsgate Market and served in the traditional manner as you continue your walking tour. You will walk through Spitalfields; one of the oldest markets in London.

    Your tour ends at Trafalgar Square. You will need to make your own arrangements to return to your accommodation.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • Transportation in first-class luxury coach
    • Professional Blue-Badge English-speaking guide
    • Jack The Ripper walking tour
    • Refreshment of fish and chips (included from 1 April, 2017)
    • Free wifi on the coach
    • VOX RADIOGUIDE - microphone and headset system

    Exclusions

    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Drinks at the pub
    • Food unless specified
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details

    This tour is not suitable for children under 12 years of age.

    At the start of the tour, guests are issued with a headset. During the walking sections the guide speaks to the guests using a radio microphone. With no interruptions from traffic noise, or other tour groups, guests now receive greater audio clarity and a far more intimate touring experience.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may haveGuests with smart phones or tablets can now remain fully 'connected' during their coach tour with fantastic FREE WI-FI!Using this complimentary service, international guests can avoid expensive 'roaming' fees when using an internet connection on board our coaches.
  • Reviews
    • Great tour

      Our guide was very well informed. Nice tour...

      Rose Edwards
    • Great tour guide

      Great tour, the guide was very informative and knew his subject....

      Miss E Garner savings
    • One of the best and fun tours I had in a long time

      My family had a great time I will definitely be recommending this Tour to my family and friends Thank you Patrick...

      Patrick Spiteri
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