Sherlock Holmes Tour
What's Included in the tour
- Professional guide
What's Excluded in the tour
- Lunch is not included
- Your confirmation voucher provides you with full information about the Local Operator (including contact details). You can rest assured that we select only the most reliable and experienced operators in each destination.
Grab your deerstalker as we take a Sherlock Holmes Tour of London exploring places featured in the books, real sites that inspired Arthur Conan Doyle, as well as locations featured in film and TV adaptations of the detectives’ great adventures.
This Sherlock Holmes walk is a must do tour for real fans of Holmes and Watson.
The tour will start at the very place where Holmes and Watson first meet and take in literary sites from gentlemen’s clubs to grand hotels featured in some of the novels and short stories, as well as the London that inspired the author of the books, Arthur Conan Doyle.
You’ll get to visit many of the film and TV locations and inspirations in the capital featured in screen adaptations with Jeremy Brett, Benedict Cumberbatch and Robert Downey Jr. Along the way you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take pictures and see the locations up close.
Feel free to dress up as the Master Sleuth himself or any other character in the series, (only if you want to). The Sherlock Holmes London tour will finish at Somerset House on The Strand.
- See where John Watson first hears of Sherlock Holmes from his friend Stamford
- Visit TV and movie locations featured in the recent BBC TV production with Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman as well as the latest big screen adaptations with Robert Downey Jr
- Find existing locations from the Conan Doyle books including The Illustrious Client, The Bruce Partington Plans, A Study in Scarlet and other Sherlock stories
ScheduleSaturday at 10:30am: January - December
Wednesday at 10:30am: 17 February, March - October, 21 and 28 December
Friday at 10:30am: July - August
Meeting Point: Outside the 'Savini at Criterion' restaurant in PICCADILLY CIRCUS, next to the Criterion Theatre. (Piccadilly Circus Tube – Bakerloo and Piccadilly lines, leave station by exit for statue of Eros.) where you will find your guide waiting for you.
Return Point: The Strand
Please arrive at least 15 minutes early at your meeting point as the tour will leave promptly.