TrailTale is a free exploration app offering walking guided routes and a repository of many attractions in Great Britain. Choose a walk route or Explore Near You some of the most fascinating places.
The guided walk routes take you through the most interesting parts of London and a selection of cities, towns and villages, telling you their fascinating stories and rich histories. All walks are FREE and no in-app purchase is required.
These free walking routes can be paused at any time, so you can return to the route when you’re ready. TrailTale gives you complete freedom. Each walk is packed with fun facts, photos, maps, and images. Many of the routes have an audio guide accompanies each point of interest, allowing you to listen while exploring.
Town and village routes are now available and additional ones are added every week. Some of the most interesting places in Britain are now available at your fingertips. TrailTale is suitable for the whole family, with bonus stops and trivia at famous filming locations from Harry Potter to Bridget Jones along the way.
Alternatively, open TrailTale to explore those interesting points available around you. Filter them to your preferences. They available if you walk, or drive in the countryside. Wherever you see an interesting point, stop and read its story, check out the attached photos, and admission info.
- Its completely free
- All the guided walks are available offline (without maps), no need to pay roaming charges
- The walks are developed by local experts
- Easy to pause at any time
- Precise turn by turn walking directions, and easy to recognise Landmarks
- Features locations for the whole family
- Filter the ‘explore’ points based on your preferences
There are 14 London walks focusing on the following themes:
The palaces, members’ clubs of 'St. James’s London' (22 sights); South London City Charles Dickens inspiration (28 sights); The Hidden London City in 'Banks to Liverpool London City' (11 sights); The amazing story of the immigration in 'East Meets London City' (25 sights); Westminster, Harry Potter in 'Governing London' (23 sights); The Law Quarters, hidden gardens in 'Inns of London' (25 sights); The Old Bailey, St. Bartholomew and Barbican in 'London City of Bars and Barts' (17 sights); The Temple church, in 'London of Law and News' (24 sights); The Great Fire, Harry Potter and Jack The Ripper in 'Towers of London City' (28 sights); Friars, Shakespeare in 'Livery London City' (20 sights); Covent Garden, old palaces in 'Stranding London' (20 sights); River Thames from The Tower to Westminster in 'Sweat Thamsing London' (20 sights); London’s famous village in ‘Highs of Hampstead’ (21 sights); Visit an old hospital, and famous artists in 'Charming Chelsea' (24 sights).
Outside London visit (*routes coming soon; points are already available using Explore Near Me):
Well-kept market towns with many historic buildings – Saffron Walden; A village famous for its kilns and engine house – Dyserth; A market town famous for its market places, old priory – Spalding; James Harriot town, famous for its castle – Thirsk; A Devon town with superb medieval castle, and many Grade I listed buildings – Totnes; A town famous for its Eel fishing, mills, old fire station – Alresford; The great village of Goring-on-Thames* George Michael residence; Historic village of Ardwick*; Old mining town of Neston; The famous Berkeley town with its castle and residence of Edward Jenner; Roman City of At. Albans; The famous inns of Amersham; The magnificent, Harry Potter Cathedral of Gloucester; The Beacon of Cotswolds town Painswick; Venice of the Cotswolds – Burton-on-the-Water; Fantastic town of Burford; Scotland’s village of Cumnock*; Wales town of St Clears*; Travel through time in Corbridge; The Roman and Castle of Colchester*; The Cathedral and Friars of Canterbury; Medway Charles Dickes city of Rochester; Lavender scented town of Hitchin; Castle and School of Berkhamsted