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Top 8 Shopping Tours In & Near London, England - Updated 2020

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Catherine
Catherine
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London definitely offers a shop-til-you-drop environment. From high-end shopping venues to energetic markets to quirky retail outlets to charming boutiques, it’s difficult to resist the urge to browse, spend, and spend some more in London. If you’re a shopaholic with an unquenchable desire to delve deep into London’s first-rate shopping areas and experience retail heaven then you have to scroll down to see this list of the best shopping tours in and near London!

1. Independent London Markets Tour with Private Driver (from USD 228)

The Independent London Markets Tour with Private Driver covers all the major shopping spots in London. Hit the East End markets for classic clothing at its many vintage shops, go antiquing for a special souvenir to take home at Notting Hill’s charming Portobello Market, and sample a large variety of epicurean delights at the Borough Market. You can even re-energize at a lovely cafe with a cup of flavorful English tea. The best part of this excursion is you set the agenda and a private driver takes you where ever you want to go!

Independent London Markets Tour with Private Driver

Duration: 8 hours

5 reviews

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2. London: Explore Southbank to Borough Market with a local host (from USD 73)

Participants of this exciting shopping tour get to experience London from a local’s perspective. Focusing on Southbank, the heart of London’s cultural scene, and Borough Market, participants are paired with a seasoned Londoner who’s keen on your interests and will take you to places on your personal agenda. Receive first-hand knowledge about the ins and outs of the Southbank area, the lovely and aromatic Borough Market, and all vicinities in between. With a native of the city guiding you, you’re sure to enjoy many places not known to average tourists!

Explore London’s south bank

Duration: 3 hours

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3. Independent Shopping Tour of London with Private Driver (from USD 228)

Highlighted by an easy-going itinerary of your making and a private vehicle with your own personal driver, this fabulous shopping tour affords participants the chance to explore the top shopping venues in London. Explore world-famous department stores such as Selfridges, Fortnum & Mason, the acclaimed Harrods, and more. Venture to the iconic Oxford Circus where you can browse or buy the fashion-savvy merchandise at Topshop. Your guide will provide insider tips on the premier places to shop in London and make sure you go home with some lovely souvenirs stuffed in your luggage.

Independent Shopping Tour of London with Private Driver

Duration: 8 hours

2 reviews

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4. Bicester Village Full-Day Luxury Shopping from London (from USD 36)

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If you want to explore shopping options beyond the city then the Bicester Village Full-Day Luxury Shopping from London is ideal. Just a 1.5-hour drive outside London is the charming area of Bicester Village and a prime place to uncover fantastic bargains on top-notch luxury fashion and lifestyle brands. Comprised of more than 130 outstanding boutiques, Bicester Village is England’s number one luxury outlet venue, offering a myriad of fine-quality merchandise to browse or purchase. Luckily this tour’s duration is all day long so you have plenty of time for a leisurely experience.

Bicester Village Full-Day Luxury Shopping from London

Duration: 8 hour

16 reviews

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5. London Street Markets Private Tour (from USD 176)

Receive expert personal attention when you take the London Street Markets Private Tour. London boasts some of the most appealing markets on earth and this tour will surely give you the ultimate market experience. You can, of course, enjoy famed spots like Camden Lock and Covent Garden, but you can also shop like a Londoner by visiting local favorites such as Jubilee Market and Greenwich Market. In addition, taste phenomenal artisan fare at Borough Market. This tour allows participants to choose from up to seven different markets with a private guide. This tour gives an overall view of lots of London’s markets, from the famous to the bit more obscure.

Camden Market, Borough Market and Covent Garden Market Private Tour

Duration: 3 hours

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6. Made-in-London Shopping Tour: Borough Market to St Pauls Cathedral (from USD 56)

made-in-london shopping tour: borough market to st pauls cathedral

A plethora of food tasting and a bit of sightseeing are thrown into the Made-in-London Shopping Tour: Borough Market to St Paul’s Cathedral. Tasty artisan samplings and sweet handmade chocolates are on the menu at the incomparable Borough Market. At the market, participants can enjoy stops at a variety of delicious cheese stores. Relish bakers’ delectable goods, spice merchants’ wares, and so much more. The second half of this tour takes participants to some of London’s awesome sights: the ornate St Paul’s Cathedral, the alluring River Thames, the towering London Bridge, Shakespeare’s beautiful Globe Theater, and more!

Made in London Shopping Tour: Borough Market to St Pauls Cathedral

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7. London Shopping Tour (from USD 66)

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Whatever your shopping interests, the London Shopping Tour can provide. If you’re looking for luxury labels at upscale boutiques, rare out-of-the-ordinary fashion shops, and even unique interior or vintage design, this tour has it all. Offering a top-notch VIP shopping adventure within central London, participants map out their shopping preferences and an expert fashion guru and guide will create an itinerary tailor-made to their tastes. The London Shopping Tour is a two-hour walking tour that provides convenient pickup and drops.

London Shopping Tour

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8. Camden Market and Music Legends Walking Tour in London (from USD 15)

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Music lovers will fall in love with this interesting shopping tour that takes participants through the lively Camden neighborhood of London. The Camden Market and Music Legends Walking Tour in London offers an area filled with attention-grabbing fashion, intriguing markets, and, of course, vibrant music. This exciting two-hour walking tour, led by an experienced guide, will entertain you with stories of top musical artists that made Camden a top spot for rock music. Participants also visit many places that make a shopping tour alluring, from trendy boutiques to bustling open markets. Camden Market and Music Legends Walking Tour in London is perfect for those who want to travel off the beaten path when they shop.

Camden Market and Music Legends Walking Tour in London

5 reviews

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Lovely London shopping tours

Equipped with luxury stores offering quality merchandise, a multitude of markets showcasing all kinds of wares, and off-the-wall boutiques and shops sporting bargain fashions, London is king when it comes to fabulous shopping tours. With such an array of activities and sights on each tour, you’re certain to find one that suits your taste. Take a shopping tour in London and you’ll come away with rewarding treasures that fill your memory as well as your suitcase!

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As a child, Catherine's family took a trip to the World's Fair New Orleans and her mom asked what she wanted to see. She exclaimed, "Everything!" She's been working on that endeavor ever since.

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