London is perfect for families and for having an adventurous holiday. The city is full of history, fun and tradition just waiting to be discovered. Take a look at the exciting things to see and do in London.
London has a lot of famous places that are ideal for a family trip to the city. The Tower of London is steeped in history and is the location of the Crown Jewels. Watching the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace is a very popular visitor activity and occurs daily. Nearby the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey are iconic landmarks in London. There is more to London though and those with a sense of adventure can ride in a fast boat up the River Thames just like James Bond or see the London skyline from the Shard. The new Harry Potter World is popular with families who can relive some of the famous movie moments, and a visit to Madam Tussauds is another favourite. London has some beautiful parks which are ideal for a picnic or quiet stroll. Hyde Park and St James Park in Central London are a beautiful way to escape the crowds. Taking a boat ride up the Thames to Greenwich to see the Cutty Sark and the Royal Observatory is another great day out.
London is famous for its theatres and there are many famous shows and concerts throughout the West End. The shopping is another reason to visit with places like Oxford Street and Knightsbridge top of the list. You’ll find great places to dine out too on a family trip as London has some of the best restaurants in the world and to suit most budgets. From royal treasures to famous museums and movie locations, London manages to pack a lot into a family adventure trip. Start planning your visit to London today.