Bespoke Britain


Historic Chelsea Tour

Get off the beaten track and discover the picturesque and historic neighbourhood of Chelsea. With a past that has royalty, revolution, and rock stars, it truly has something for everyone. Stroll around the leafy streets along the river with your private expert tour curator, who will introduce you to a huge variety of eccentric characters. You can even add a privately guided interior tour of the Saatchi Gallery, boasting contemporary masterpieces, or of the Chelsea Physic Garden, which is one of the oldest botanic gardens in Europe.

From £200 for groups of 1-6 people

  • Enjoy a three hour private walking tour of Chelsea, one of the most charming and fascinating neighbourhoods of London
  • Discover the royal heritage around Chelsea, and how it became the home of the wealthy and powerful over hundreds of years
  • Explore the picturesque neighbourhood that has inspired writers, musicians, and visionaries from the Rolling Stones to Bram Stoker
  • You will get to see fantastic exterior views of the Royal Hospital, home to the world famous veteran Chelsea Pensioners and the Chelsea Flower Show, and step inside the magnificent National Army Museum
  • With stories of imprisoned Tudor princesses, military coups, counterculture, and fashion, there’s something for everyone in this unique and characterful enclave of London
  • Want to make your tour extra special? When booking, you will be able to add elements to your tour, such as privately guided interior tours of the Saatchi Gallery or the Chelsea Physic Garden
  • 10:00AM to 1:00PM or 2:00PM to 5:00PM
  • Includes pick up and drop off by your expert private tour curator at locations of your choosing
  • We will make a lunch or dinner reservation in Chelsea perfectly suited to your tastes, whether that’s a proper pub lunch or an elegant afternoon tea – just let us know your preference when booking
  • Don’t feel like walking or public transport? Upgrade your tour to include a privately chauffeured luxury vehicle! Option available upon booking
  • If you want to make your tour even more unique, or have a larger group, we would be delighted to create a bespoke tour just for you – get in touch with us here
  • Public transport, gratuities, and food and drink are not included

If you would like to explore another category, please select one of the options below:

Palaces, Power, and the Past, or Icons of the Isles, or Spectacular Secrets, or Family Favourites, or Cultural Classics, or Fabulous Food and Drink, or Within London, or Beyond London. All of our prepared packages.