Regardless of the tourist’s personality, there’s always something fun and exciting in store for him in London. Whether he’s a would-be actor and an avid fan of theatres, or an adventure enthusiast off to view the world from the gigantic observation wheel, or simply out to spend a relaxing holiday vacation, the numerous London attractions will give you more than what you had hoped to discover.
The Buckingham Palace is definitely one of the most popular London attractions. Open everyday during the summer season, guests are taken on a tour along the Queen’s official London dwelling.
Among the other man-made London attractions, the British Airways London Eye is another crowd favorite. This observation wheel is known as the world’s highest. The 30-minute, slow-moving, glass capsule rides offer a good view of the Buckingham Palace’s back garden.
The London Aquarium is one of the London attractions that cater to visitors of all ages. It is highlighted by it collection of hundreds of different aquatic species in two large tanks used to represent the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
Satisfy your quench for adventure by visiting the London Dungeon. Among the London attractions, this one is not recommended for children and those with nervous conditions. Torture chambers and the likes of Jack the Ripper will serve as hosts.
London Zoo is one of the London attractions that provide the best entertainment for all. Home to more than 12,000 animals, the zoo offers guests the rare opportunity of learning about animals through its various shows.
What better way to learn about plants than by seeing each one of them up close? One of the most amazing London attractions is its 300 acre garden. Containing more than 40,000 plant varieties, the Royal Botanical Gardens or Kew Gardens is a must-see for the nature enthusiasts.
If you’ve been wishing for a time capsule, visit the BFI London Imax Cinema. Zap yourself towards outer space, and be prepared to be transported down to the ocean floor, through 2D and 3D films.
See what’s it like behind the cameras as you take a tour of the BBC Theatre Center. Learn the ropes of filming, meet famous people, or just be awed with the production. This is strictly for those who are at least 14 years old.
The list of London attractions is so overwhelming that guests are always a day short of their vacation itineraries. But if they can’t see everything in one trip, there’s always room for a next one.