In the UK’s capital, London, there is a history that dates from Roman to 21st century times. Westminster Abbey, the site of British monarch coronations, stands alongside the Houses of Parliament, as well as the iconic clock tower ‘Big Ben’. Across the Thames River, the London Eye observation wheel provides views of the South Bank cultural complex and the entire city.
The London Eye is a rotating observation wheel that stands 135 metres (443 ft) tall and offers 360-degree views of London. Discover the capital’s most iconic landmarks, including Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, and Buckingham Palace.
Each capsule contains an interactive guide that provides an overview of the capital’s landmarks in several languages.
The Tower of London holds the history of a royal palace, an armoury, and a powerful fortress in addition to its grim reputation as a place of torture and death. Find out about the wild animals that once inhabited the Tower, making it the first London Zoo.
Experience a breathtaking view of the Crown Jewels, hear the bloody tale of an iconic Beefeater, see the place where famous heads have rolled, learn the legend of the Tower’s ravens, and more!
360-degree views of London are available from The Shard. At 1,000 feet (300 metres), the Shard in London Bridge is nearly twice as tall as any other building in the city.
While the View from The Shard is underway on the 68th and 69th floors of the building, you can enjoy stunning views of London. On level 72, there is an open-air platform that offers spectacular views of London.
You can see Tower Bridge, the twists and turns of the River Thames, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, and St Paul’s Cathedral from The View from The Shard.
The bars serve a wide variety of drinks and snacks. A Champagne toast and souvenir photos can also be included in a pre-booked all-inclusive package.