Interesting Sites in London - Unique Attractions
London is the most exciting and dynamic city in the world. Read on for a selection of interesting unique attractions in the city.
Thames Boat Tour 3.5 km / 2.2 miles
As the River Thames weaves its way through the heart of London, there is history around every bend. See and experience the splendour of this great city from the relaxed comfort of a modern sightseeing boat. Take in the sights, enjoy colourful local tales and become an expert thanks to the interesting commentary. London’s greatest highway is the best way to view some of our greatest landmarks.
The Sea Life London Aquarium 3.6 km / 2.3 miles
Located in County Hall (close to the London Eye on the South Bank), the London Aquarium claims over one million visitors each year. There is a collection of around 500 different species of fish spread over 3 floors and 14 different zones, which certainly warrants a visit. Choose between beautiful clownfish, dangerous crocodiles, gliding sea turtles, mesmerizing sea horses, amusing penguins and of course, if you dare, the Shark Walk.
The London Eye 3.6 km / 2.3 miles
See London in all its glory by enjoying a trip on The London Eye. Opened in 2000 to mark the start of the new millennium, the world’s largest cantilevered observation wheel is the perfect way to enjoy one of the world’s most vibrant cities at your own pace. The London Eye regularly hosts after-dark events and we highly recommend seizing the opportunity to see this beautiful city lit up at night.
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and Exhibition 5 km / 3.1 miles
A recent re-creation of the most famous public theatre ever built, Shakespeare’s Globe sits on the site on which many of Shakespeare’s plays opened. The fascinating exhibition tells the story of the Globe’s painstaking construction using the techniques and craftsmanship of 400 years ago. Guided tours of the whole facility are offered throughout the day.
Tower Bridge Exhibition 8.8 km / 5.5 miles
This must-see London attraction invites you to step inside the most famous bridge in the world to explore its iconic structure, spectacular views and glass floor, modern exhibitions and magnificent Victorian Engine Rooms! Don’t miss the magic of the famous Bridge Lift, ask our concierge for the most up-to-date timings.
The Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew 10.5 km / 6.5 miles
No matter the time of year, Kew always has something for visitors to see, from the first spring flowers to exotic species in the many hothouses. Attractions include a lovingly restored Japanese gateway and exhibitions that vary with the seasons.
To discover London, why not stay on our Bed and Breakfast Package, which includes a full English breakfast in The Montagu, ensuring a proper start to your day. Alternatively, please contact our concierge team to book tickets to any of the aforementioned attractions for you.
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