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  • London: The London Eye Ticket with Fast-Track Option

    1. London: The London Eye Ticket with Fast-Track Option

    Step into your capsule and feel the exhilaration as you rise up over the water and come face to face with the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben. Soar above them, up to 135 meters on the world’s tallest cantilevered observation wheel.  There are mesmerizing 360-degree views of the whole city laid out before you. See the most famous landmarks including Buckingham Palace, St Paul’s Cathedral and the Tower of London and up to 40km out of the city to Windsor Castle on a clear day. Enjoy the gradual rotation and just stand and stare at the hustle and bustle of London life unfolding beneath you, the beautiful sunset over the city, or the thousands of twinkling lights after dark. 

    Excellent views of the city - think it would be good to have audio telling us what we're looking at.

  • London: Madame Tussauds, London Eye & SEA LIFE Combo Ticket

    2. London: Madame Tussauds, London Eye & SEA LIFE Combo Ticket

    Begin at the iconic Madame Tussaud’s and make your way up the red carpet to see all your favorite stars. Get personal with A-list celebrities, sporting legends, political heavyweights and historical icons, as well as the Royal Family on the Royal Balcony. Join the ultimate party, mingling with the likes of Eddie Redmayne, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Tom Hardy. Then, visit The London Eye and get up close to Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace; you can even see as far as Windsor Castle on a clear day. Experience London from a different angle on the world’s tallest cantilevered observation wheel, 135 meters above the city. Step into your capsule, enjoy the gradual rotation and just stand and stare at the hustle and bustle beneath you, the beautiful sunset over the city or the thousands of twinkling lights after dark. Finish at one of Europe’s largest collections of globa...

    Had a great time and a really good experience. Would definitely recommend to anyone!

  • London: Tootbus Kids Tour

    3. London: Tootbus Kids Tour

    Join the bus at the meeting point and be whisked around London. Head past some of the main sights of the British capital on a non-stop tour that is specially designed for children between the ages of 6 and 12. Learn about the history of the major landmarks from the live kid-friendly commentary. The onboard guide will provide stories and insights to captivate children’s imaginations.  Drive past the London Eye, the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Pall Mall, Piccadilly Circus, Downing Street, and many more and more on this 45-minute bus tour. Additionally, get free access to the Tootbus app allowing you to locate the main attractions, locate the point of departure, prepare your visit ahead, and enjoy self-guided walking tours.

    Great for adults and kids alike. Cliff was very entertaining and informative at the same time. Great way to see the sights and ideal for kids .

  • London: Changing of the Guard Walking Tour

    4. London: Changing of the Guard Walking Tour

    Find the prime vantage points that most people miss and see this time-honored tradition from outside Buckingham Palace. Follow your guide on a dynamic journey that will take you through each stage of the entire Changing of the Guard ceremony from beginning to end. Navigate the crowds easily and quickly. Let your guide take you to the best spots with unobstructed views for taking photos of the palace, gardens, and parade grounds. Marvel at the precision with which the Queen’s Foot Guards march to Buckingham Palace, clad in their iconic red tunics and bearskin hats. Admire the gleaming coats of the Household Cavalry’s horses as they emerge at Horse Guard’s Parade. As you watch, hear about the history of this fascinating ceremony and gain invaluable insight into every detail of this British spectacle.

  • London: Private Family Bike Tour

    5. London: Private Family Bike Tour

    Join a fully customizable private family bike tour of London. Take in the sites that your family wants to see and listen to your tour guide, a lover of the city and someone who can give you an insider's take. Along the way you'll hear about London’s looniest laws, its most eccentric inhabitants, the realities of being a royal and more. You'll also visit more sites from the Harry Potter movie scenes than you can shake your magic wand at.  If you have any budding graffiti artists in the family, spray paint cans can be provided the kids can go wild in the Banksy tunnel, a legal street art zone close.  You'll cycle at a speed suitable for the family, and the tour route will be very easy to follow. You will travel down cycle lanes, crooked cobbled streets, riverside pathways and park routes. Helmets are provided for everybody and there are a range of different cycle options for small child...

    Superb tour which I would highly recommend for anyone interested in sight seeing. You don’t have to be a confident cyclist to enjoy the tour as much of the route is on cycle paths. Our guide Patrick was friendly, informative and funny.

  • London: South Bank Self-Guided Discovery Game

    6. London: South Bank Self-Guided Discovery Game

    Solve riddles via a web app in your phone’s browser for an unconventional sightseeing experience across London's South Bank. Start your challenge at Lambeth North tube station. Each of the 16 riddles takes you from one hidden location to the next. Unlock local recommendations and fun facts, as well as the history of the city. During your game, discover spots that most locals don’t even know about and see popular sights from a different angle. Explore the wonders of one of London’s most exciting neighborhoods with history, street art, and stories of British greats. Enjoy views of the London Eye, colorful art, the Oxo Tower, and a picturesque riverside walk. This game is suitable for friends, couples, families with kids, and team-building activities. Make memories together while exploring London and get creative to discover the city's secrets.

  • London: Top 30 Sights Walking Tour and London Dungeon Entry

    7. London: Top 30 Sights Walking Tour and London Dungeon Entry

    Start with a walking tour of the history, culture, and legends of one of Europe’s best-loved cities. Head through Green Park to Buckingham Palace, on selected days you can watch the world-famous Changing of the Guard ceremony. Head to Westminster, and see Downing Street, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, and the Houses of Parliament. Go to the London Bridge area to see Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, HMS Belfast, Tower Bridge, and the Tower of London. Then, head into the London Dungeon and be prepared to be scared!  Explore a uniquely thrilling attraction that will whisk you way back to the capital's most perilous past. See, hear, feel and smell the chillingly amusing characters of the bad old days as they come to life before you.  See 30 sights in 1 day, including: • Buckingham Palace • Trafalgar Square • Big Ben • Downing Street • Westminster Abbey • Whitehall • Houses of Parliament • London ...

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What people are saying about The London Eye

Very well organised activity. Staff very helpful and welcoming. Surprised how big the capsules were which you travelled in. Plenty of room to walk around, so you can see all the different areas of our GREAT Capital!! Don't forget your camera !

Our guide, Jack, was funny and charming, full of knowledge and we had a great time! We will recommend this tour to all the Harry potter fans!

No queue. Everything went smoothly we waited for about 15 minutes. The view is amazing from up there

Amazing views and friendly staff money well spent was an experience to remember

Great views from the eye. Very safe and very clean