London audio tour: An Eye for Detail: Charing Cross to Trafalgar Square

An Eye for Detail: Charing Cross to Trafalgar Square

Walking Tour

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90 mins
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1.5mi

About the Tour

This photography tour takes you through London's exquisite central areas. Some of the most majestic grand architectural buildings of London are within a very small area. Fine detail abounds and no expense was spared in their construction. If you are into older grand architecture and detail, this tour is for you.

Tour Producer

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Legless Lizard

Legless Lizard www.leglesslizard.net is the sister company of Hairy Goat www.hairygoat.net which is London's top rated photography tour company on Trip Advisor. We have been providing photography tours & workshops and personal photography tuition since 2009. And now we're running personal tuition & photography courses in South Australia. Purchase your tour on Voicemap, and visit the Legless Lizard website where we share more photography tips and information and sample photos from each tour.

Major Landmarks

  • St Martin-in-the-Fields

  • The Hippodrome Casino London

  • Leicester Square

  • Trafalgar Square

  • London's National Gallery

Directions to Starting Point

The statue of Eleanor Cross in the taxi courtyard at the front of the Charing Cross train station.

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Tips

Places to stop along the way

St Martin in the Fields church and crypt, Salisbury Pub, Cecil Court bookstore, Trafalgar Square

Best time of day

This tour is suitable for both daylight and night photography. Any time is suitable for daylight tour. The best start time for night photography is half hour before sunset. A tripod is required for evening tours. Don't let wet weather put you off, as the reflections on the ground add to the photo opportunities.

Precautions

As some areas will be very busy with tourists. Take only the photography equipment you can keep safe. A lens in the range of 18-105mm will be suitable.

Comments

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Posted by Legless Lizard , about 4 years ago

An Eye for Detail: Charing Cross to Trafalgar Square – Really enjoyed this tour, I think you should give yourself longer than the suggested 90 minutes for this one, there is a lot to see inside and out. I will go back and do it again, there is a lot more I could get from this tour.

Posted by Lynn S , over 4 years ago
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An Eye for Detail: Charing Cross to Trafalgar Square