Liverpool Private tours

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Liverpool: Private 3-Hour Beatles Tour by Taxi

1. Liverpool: Private 3-Hour Beatles Tour by Taxi

Indulge your passion for music on a magical mystery tour of Liverpool, home to the legendary band the Beatles.  Whether you are the ultimate fan of the "Fab Four" or a novice, interested in music or history, young or old, this tour is a perfect fit. Get transported back to a time when the Beatles reached the peak of their career and changed the music world completely. Journey by traditional taxi to discover the capital of Merseyside from a different perspective. Your driver will pick you up from your hotel, or any other city center location in Liverpool on request. Then, sit back and relax as they take you on a drive through the beautiful city the Beatles once called home. Some of your tour highlights include the childhood homes of the Beatles as well as some of the iconic places they frequented or sang about. Experience Penny Lane and have a photo stop at the famous sign, drive-past the barber, and the St. Barnabus Church. Have your photograph taken by the famous red gates to Strawberry Fields or go to Eleanor Rigby’s grave. Discover Woolton village where John met Paul on 6 July 1957, that ‘fete-ful’ day where John’s band, ‘The Quarrymen’, were playing at the church fete. Learn how the band was immensely influenced by their home city, and how it inspired many of their hit songs. Hear fascinating facts and stories about John, Paul, George, and Ringo, and get a glimpse at other iconic landmarks along the way.

Liverpool: Private Walking Tour with a Local Host

2. Liverpool: Private Walking Tour with a Local Host

Discover Liverpool through the eyes of a local on a private walking tour. Meet your host at your hotel or Airbnb to get familiar with your neighborhood and learn where the best places to buy groceries or eat out are located. Learn about the easiest ways to get around, and hear about the top things to see and do during your time in the city. Chat about local life and exchange cultural differences with a host who is passionate about their city and eager to share all the tips and tricks to help you make the most of your stay. Choose a meeting point and start time to suit your schedule, and avail of an itinerary that can be fully customized to suit your interests. Feel more comfortable navigating your way around on your own, confident that you have all the information you need for the rest of your trip.

Liverpool: Beatles Childhood Homes Private Taxi Tour

3. Liverpool: Beatles Childhood Homes Private Taxi Tour

Walk in the footsteps of music legends as you take a guided taxi tour through Liverpool to discover the childhood homes of The Beatles. Step inside the former abodes of John Lennon and Paul McCartney in their formative years, and see the exterior of George Harrison's and Ringo Starr's houses. Be picked up from your hotel in a traditional black taxi cab. Immerse yourself in the world of John, Paul, George, and Ringo whilst visiting their childhood homes with your driver guide. Explore the interiors of both Mendips, John Lennon’s former home, and Forthlin Road, Paul McCartney’s home as a child. You will also stop outside the former dwellings of George Harrison and Ringo Starr. Learn more about the early years of the famous four, and how their humble beginnings shaped their musical careers. Find out where they practiced their music and wrote some of the first songs which propelled them to superstardom.

Liverpool: Personalized, Private Food Tour with Local Guide

4. Liverpool: Personalized, Private Food Tour with Local Guide

Join your local host for an authentic food crawl around what might be the happiest city you’ve ever visited. Try some proper pub grub with a pint of real ale, a hearty stew, or a classic fish and chips as your passionate, local guide takes you to some of the city’s best food hotspots. The best way to get to know a new city and culture is through its food, and in Liverpool, you’re in for a lot of food. Head to the Baltic Triangle where you’ll find a warehouse-style market that’s a blend of booze, live entertainment, and global street food. Your guide will personalise your experience to your tastes, so you’re sure to find the best grub in the city. If you can squeeze it in, finish up your foodie feast with some hot cookie dough or sweet Chinese pancakes before heading to one of the many pubs, bars or breweries.

Liverpool: Private Experience See the Best w/ a Local

5. Liverpool: Private Experience See the Best w/ a Local

This experience is essential to anyone who is serious about exploring the best of Liverpool. See the main tourist attractions like Albert Docks. Walk along the dock’s and pop into some of the small shops dotted along the waterfront. If you want to pick up a few souvenirs or some Beatles memorabilia, this is the place to do it. If you are passionate about art, pop into the Tate Liverpool or if you are into history, your local host may suggest a walk to the Maritime Museum. Whichever your preferences, a bespoke experience will be designed for you. Book this experience and you will be contacted within 24-hours with questions about your preferences and interests. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. A like-minded and vetted local host who knows the city intimately and shares your interests will be handpicked and assigned to you and will design a personalized and bespoke itinerary built just for you. Please note that this will be outlined but flexible. During the exploration, if you feel like changing direction, or if your local host believes that you'd enjoy a sight or different experience, he/ she will suggest and discuss with you changes to the itinerary. Enjoy discovering amazing spots in Liverpool that you don't know about and are difficult to find in any guidebook or on the internet, as they are lesser known to the crowd but loved by locals. Let your private local host show you the Liverpool you will love. Please indicate your desired meeting place and time when you book.  

Liverpool: Best of Liverpool Sightseeing Private Taxi Tour

6. Liverpool: Best of Liverpool Sightseeing Private Taxi Tour

Go on a fascinating journey into Liverpool's 800-year history on a private tour in a taxi. See famous landmarks along the way, and learn all about the northern metropolis from your expert local guide. Gain insight into Liverpool by hearing local tales and history from your guide, all while traveling in comfort. Sit back and relax as you're driven around town in one of England's iconic black cabs. Marvel at the famous Anglican and Metropolitan Cathedrals, and see architectural gems such as the Town Hall and Castle Street. Discover the origins of the city's unique "Scouse" accent and explore some stories behind the term. Listen as your local guide shares stories about the city for a unique perspective. End your tour by seeing the Anfield and Liverpool Football Club, as well as the Historic Waterfront, including a walk past the Three Graces.

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What people are saying about Liverpool

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We had such a blast with Mike! We both agree that this was the best excursion we had on our trip across the UK. We learned so much and had such a fun time ok this curated, personalized tour Thank you so much for being so thoughtful and sharing your time and knowledge with us

If you are a Beatles fan then you will want to do this tour. I was in Liverpool for day with my husband and 26 yo daughter. We did this tour and had a great time. Geff our driver/guide was well prepared with interesting details about the places you visit.

Great driver and tour guide. Received a phone call half an hour to confirm pick-up. Took us to four previous homes of the Beatles and gave explanations to the lyrics of some songs. Lots of local knowledge too. Would definitely recommend.

Robert was brilliant. There would not be anyone out there more knowledgeable and happy to pass all that knowledge on. Very friendly. Great value for money

Claire was brilliant and very passionate about her subject.