Capital city, world famous, busy, big and bustling with activity
London Tours with Great British Trips
Within Central London the visitor will of course find plenty of British tradition – shown in its historic old buildings such as the beautiful St Paul's Cathedral, the once seen never forgotten Houses of Parliament, and the legendary Tower Bridge. However, you'll also find the future embraced in a wealth of new architectural delights such as the Millennium Bridge and the innovative design of 30 St Mary Axe, better known as 'The Gherkin'. London also captures the rich diversity of cultures and traditions that have become an integral part of London's different communities who put their mark of character in various parts of this great city.
Want to visit London?
Time to spend here: 1 - 5 days
More Information: www.visitlondon.com
What's nearby? Windsor, Greenwich, Oxford, Stratford on Avon, Warwick, Cotswolds, Canterbury
What transport do you recommend? Underground train, sightseeing bus, bus, train, taxi, bike (hire car not recommended)
Did you know? 'Big Ben' is actually called St Stephen's Tower, the 13 tonne bell inside is actually 'Big Ben'!