Embark on a spine-tingling tour to end your day in London

Retrace the steps of Jack the Ripper, if you dare, and join us as we uncover London’s gruesome history! In August 1888, a deadly figure lurked in the shadows of East London. The fearsome figure, best known as Jack the Ripper, claimed the lives of several women, leaving behind a murder mystery that would shock and perplex us all to this very day. Buy a 24, 48 or 72 hour bus ticket from The Original Tour and join our Jack the Ripper Walking Tour for free.

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What is lurking in the shadows of London’s chilling streets? Don’t get lost in the dark and leave no stone unturned when you plan ahead. Please note this tour is currently not available and will return in Spring 2020.

Our Jack the Ripper Walking Tour will have you on tenterhooks from start to finish as we share chilling tales of the Ripper’s life and crimes. Learn about his victims and retrace the steps of this terrifying murderer. When you buy a 24, 48 or 72 hour bus ticket, you can also enjoy our two other walking tours and a free Thames River Cruise for the duration of your ticket.

Join our guided Jack the Ripper Walking Tour by booking your bus tickets online and we will send you an email voucher. Just take your ID and email confirmation voucher with you, (either on mobile or printed), and show it to a member of staff at any of our bus stops. Collect your ticket and join our London Jack the Ripper walking tour.

Our tour buses feature the Union Jack, making them super easy to spot. Spend the day seeing London’s top landmarks then join us on our Jack the Ripper Walking Tour through Whitechapel. For the full duration of your ticket, you can switch between all of our bus routes then end your day with this gruesome tour.

Departure point: The Original Tour bus stop at The Tower of London on Tower Hill

Departure time: Monday - Sunday at 4pm -  Tour is currently not available and will return in Spring 2020

Nearest bus stop: Yellow Route stop 15

Tour duration: 90 minutes

What time is the Jack the Ripper tour?  -  Tour is currently not available and will return in Spring 2020

Our Jack the Ripper walking tour departs from The Original Tour bus stop at The Tower of London at 4pm every day.

What will I see on the Jack the Ripper tour?

Join us in the streets of Whitechapel as we take you back in time to 1888 during our London walk about Jack the Ripper. The streets were chilling, tensions ran high and the Ripper lurked in the shadows of the city.

Walk the cobbled alleyways of Aldgate and leave the 21st century behind as we show you the true architecture of 19th century London. Visit Mitre Square, the place where Jack the Ripper claimed and left his third victim, Catherine Eddowes.

On our Jack the Ripper London walk, we recount each one of his known victims, taking you to the very spot where their bodies were found by terrified residents. Discover the plight of the London Police Force as they desperately tried to track down the perpetrator before he claimed his next victim.

  1. The Original Tour London bus and walking tour tickets are valid for 6 months from the date of purchase. Please note these tickets are not valid on Christmas Day 25th December 2019. 

  2. Validate your ticket when you are ready to begin your tour. You can use your ticket for 24, 48 or 72 hours after you have validated it, depending on which ticket you have purchased.

  3. General terms and conditions apply.

  4. You can only join our walking tours whilst your bus ticket is valid. You will not be able to access our walking tours when the time has run out on your bus ticket.

  5. You can access one or all of our walking tours whilst your ticket is valid.

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