The capital of England is an extraordinary place to visit. Its popularity has given the city over 15 million tourists flocking to Britain each year, making it one of the most visited places on the planet and this is for a reason. With a never-ending list of exciting activities to do, you will be spoilt for choice here. This makes London the perfect destination for anybody looking for a bit of excitement on the dizzy heights of the London eye or somebody wanting to experience the astonishing historic stories and re-living them, or even someone wanting a relaxing weekend strolling along by the river themes! There is something for everyone.
Making your way around the city could not be easier. London is often praised for its excellent public transport system, with efficient buses, trains and the famous underground tubes you will never have to worry about how to get somewhere. Just be aware that rush hour times can cause the public transport to be extremely packed so it may be in your best interest to try and avoid these periods.
The most popular tourist attraction in London is the London Eye. Arguably it is the best way to see London all at once as the capsule enables you to see up to 40km away in all directions. For history fanatics out there The Tower of London is also a popular place to visit to see the crown jewels and to get an insight on how the kings and queens lived before moving to Buckingham Palace in 1837. London has a great range of museums, many of which are free, so you can wander round all day and even go back if you like.
Another iconic building of London is your Majesty The Queen’s house, Buckingham Palace. Take a look around some of the stunning rooms like the magnificent Ballroom, the Music room with its decorated domed ceiling and the impressive Grand Staircase. Your tour will be accompanied by a superb audio guide, which will help bring to life all that you will see and make your imagination go wild! Travel Time can help you organise the special trip and why not think about going on a guided Palace Gardens Tour in September? The walled oasis in the middle of London has a range of unique flowers, trees and a three-acre lake that is all kept in pristine condition.
A must do in London is to go and watch one of the West End’s sensational theatre performances. These masterpieces promise to be wonderful experiences for all ages with the likes of Billy Elliot the musical, We Will Rock You and many more. You can be assured that there will be something that will jump out at you. Travel Time will be able to organise the perfect trip for you with travel, accommodation and your ticket, so there will be no need to worry about anything, we will make your experience stress free.
If you are into tennis then there is no place better to go in the world than Wimbledon. You can have the chance to soak up the unique atmosphere. Get your chance to try the infamous strawberries and cream and sit on ‘Henman Hill’ whilst sipping a refreshing glass of Pimm’s. If you are staying in central London then there will be no problem getting the tube to Wimbledon. Or if you simply want to go to London just for Wimbledon then Travel Time will be able to sort that out for you with our great packages.
Whatever you choose to do in London, it is sure to be a worthwhile experience that you will never forget.