Your complete guide to Sightseeing in London by Public Transit
London is a fantastic city to visit offering an experience like no other; a rich mixture of the very old and the very modern. There are so many fun things to do in London. Many of the tourist attractions are located within a short walking distance of each other. We feature a variety of self-guided walking tours to help you explore the city on foot. While it is surprising how much you can see in one day, you could also spend a lifetime sightseeing in London and not see everything. We will help you discover many free things to do in London, including the many museums and art galleries that offer free admission. Memories of your trip to London are sure to last a lifetime.
Everything you need to know to get around London on public transit
Getting Around All the information you need for sightseeing in London without the high cost and limited flexibility of packaged or private sightseeing tours. London's transit system is one of the largest and oldest in the world. There are five main modes public transit in London; the Underground commonly called the Tube, the Overground, London Buses, River Services, and National Rail, an association of railway companies that can get you almost anywhere in the UK. The majority of London attractions are just a short walk from one or more Tube stations.
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Discover all the fun things to do in London
We provide you with many ideas for fun things to do in London. You will find descriptions, pictures and videos of popular and lesser known London tourist attractions complete with information on how to get to them by public transit. We also provide you with detailed walking directions from the nearest tube or transport stations. Read all about London's parks, museums, theatres, historic districts and neighbourhoods, landmarks, shopping districts and other London tourist attractions. Whether you are visiting for just one day or several weeks, we will get you off to a great start with a ton of ideas for sightseeing and fun things to do in London.
Spend Less and See More Sightseeing in London by public transit
There are many superb guided sightseeing tours available in London, however we cover everything you need to know to make public transit a viable option for sightseeing in London saving you money and giving you more flexibility than package tours. We include details for getting to all of the London tourist attractions we cover by public transit complete with walking directions from the nearest stations. In addition, we provide a selection of recommended Day Tours and Walking Tours.
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Our top picks for London restaurants near Tube Stations and attractions
Dining near the Tube We recommend a wide selection of restaurants that are located near Tube Stations and other popular London tourist attractions. Our recommendations cover many different cuisines and price points and each includes a brief review.
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