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.  Enjoy commentary that is informative but not boring and colourful local stories.  London’s greatest highway is the best way to view some of our famous landmarks.

The London Aquarium 3.6 km / 2.3 miles
Located on the ground floor of 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 350 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 or intriguing sea horses.

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.

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
Visit London’s most famous bridge, home to the beautiful River Thames: Source to Sea exhibition.  As well as experiencing stunning views of the city of London, the exhibition follows the exciting growth of the river’s traffic, as well as an adventure to the Victorian engine rooms to discover the inner workings of Tower Bridge.

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 for you.


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