London Downtown and Borough Market Doughnut Tour

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Duration - 2 hours

JPY 5,061 p.p. onwards

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Greater London, United Kingdom

Our tour begins near the Borough Tube station at St. John Bakery, where we’ll try their delicious doughnuts to get the tour started off right. From there, we’ll walk up Borough High Street stopping along the way to talk a bit about history, restaurants, pubs, and anything else we feel like chatting about. Our second stop is right near Borough Market, one of the oldest public markets in London, where we’ll sample some more amazing donuts (shown above). Make sure you pace yourself - it’s a marathon, not a sprint. Our third stop is actually in Borough Market itself where you’ll sample some absolutely stunning doughnuts that are made fresh every single day in their pastry school, which is attached. And our last and final stop at Crosstown Doughnuts will give you a jaw dropping view of Tower Bridge that you have to see to believe. We’re so excited to get this tour started and we hope you can join us!

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English Language Tour 10:00

JPY 5,061
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This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: St. JOHN Bakery Borough Corner, Unit 4a, Brandon House, 180 Borough High St, London SE1 1LH, UK

Our first stop on the tour. Absolutely amazing doughnuts.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Doughnut Time, 55 Borough High St, London SE1 1NE, UK

Our second stop on the tour. Equally amazing doughnuts. Make sure to come hungry.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Borough Market, 8 Southwark Street, London SE1 1TL England

We'll walk through here on our way to the third stop

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Bread Ahead Bakery Borough Market, Borough Market, Cathedral St, London SE1 9DE, UK

An amazing doughnut experience. They have their own pastry school attached.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Crosstown London Bridge (Food Truck) - Doughnuts, Cookies, Chocolate, & Coffee, More London Pl, London SE1 2AT, UK

Amazing doughnuts and an amazing view of Tower Bridge.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Tower Bridge Road, London SE1 2UP England

We'll be able to see the bridge from the end of the tour and enjoy some tasty doughnuts.

Duration: 15 minutes

Terms & conditions

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Additional info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should be healthy enough to walk about 2 miles over 2 hours
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience


  • Bottled water
  • Breakfast - Donuts

Departure time

10:00 AM

Departure point

St. JOHN Bakery Borough Corner, Unit 4a, Brandon House, 180 Borough High St, London SE1 1LH, UK

Recent reviews

panosl651   4th December 2022

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We had a great selection of donuts to choose from. It was a light walking tour around the historic area of London Bridge. We actually got to learn some interesting historical and architectural fact, while eating some very tasty donuts. Overall we spent a very pleasant morning! Definitely make sure you are hungry when you attend but I am sure you will have leftovers to enjoy later.

328gilliani   29th November 2022

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My partner and I went for a Sunday tour on a very predictably overcast and rainy day, however were soon distracted by all the deliciousness this tour offers! Oscar was a fantastic guide that sprinkled the perfect amount of donut facts with historical facts while we trotted around London Bridge (a lot of the history was new to me even after living here for a number of years) I am still in awe at how spoiled you get on this tour - 4 whole donuts! Needless to say, we were extremely thankful for the goody bags to bring the leftovers home. Oscar has also made some highly valuable friends in Borough market, perfect for when you need to cleanse your palette with some savoury treats. Would recommend 10/10.

nickh0706   2nd October 2022

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We recently went on this doughnut tour and it was so much fun. We ate delicious doughnuts and learnt about the background of each bakery (there was 4 in the tour) and the surrounding area. Our tour guide Oscar was very bubbly, knowledgeable, attentive and funny. We learnt many interesting facts from Oscar that we didn’t know. We couldn’t ask for a better tour guide. Thank you Oscar! You made our day!

Adam_P   30th August 2022

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We had a great tour with Oscar, we enjoyed all the doughnuts, we got to try and interesting information/stories that Oscar told us along the way. I would definitely recommend to those who like walking tour but also love Doughnuts :)

sabrinathestump   20th August 2022

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Went for a Saturday tour with my partner and had a lovely time being taken around London by bubbly Oscar (and Dan who was "in training" but already felt like a pro). All four donut spots were delicious, but also brilliantly chosen for their history and differences. Sometimes we ate while walking, other times we sat at some calm city spots to enjoy the view. While my partner finished all his donuts, I appreciated the take-home baggies for the ones I could only fit a bite of, plus the bits and pieces we picked up walking through the homely Borough Markets. Overall it was the perfect level of walking given how much we ate - and I'd highly recommend doing this activity with a dog or group of friends. Thanks Oscar and Dan!

faten_rahman   8th August 2022

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Had a private tour with friends on Saturday. Oscar was our guide and was phenomenal!! He was super knowledgeable about the history of the area as well as the doughnut spots! His recommendations were a hit - super delicious! Would highly recommend this tour to foodies and history buffs alike!

mcoueslant   7th August 2022

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I thoroughly enjoyed our time this weekend with Underground Donut Tour. Such an enjoyable concept, and about so much more than just donuts (though they are a very important part!!). Oscar is a credit to the company and has such a brilliant wealth of local knowledge and anecdote that the tour really felt like wandering around the lovely old streets with a friend. The selection of donuts was perfectly balanced, from wonderfully colourful sugary concoctions to well baked and simpler affairs; the stops at each punctuated a fantastic trip through streets filled with interesting things to see. Everyone should take a donut tour!

amywZ8990OK   6th August 2022

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This is honestly one of the best tours I have been on. Oscar was incredibly informative and attentive to the people on the tour. He had so many different facts about the area and made sure to spend a good amount of time in each place. His knowledge, charm and quick wit took this tour from being amazing to excellent. All of the doughnuts were incredibly delicious and he was great at saving the best doughnut till last. If you’re thinking about doing the tour, absolutely do it and ask for Oscar.

878huwk   26th July 2022

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The donuts were brilliant. So many flavours and types. London will definitely be famous for its donuts and coffee after this. The areas you walk through also have so much history and the tour guides are so knowledgeable and friendly. A brilliant Saturday morning tour plenty to see, do and eat and a great walk as well. The tour guide Oscar was a thoroughly good chap.

PackThePJs B   26th July 2022

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We took this tour with our two teenagers (15 and 13). They LOVED it! To be honest, what's not to love given that every few hundred yards you stop at a donut shop and get to pick one to eat!! The tour goes around my favourite part of London - Borough Market, close to landmarks like the Shard and Tower Bridge. Our tour guide was lovely, really friendly, full of interesting facts, and even got one of the teens chatting! It was such a different thing to do - go hungry as I couldn't manage all the doughnuts!