Thursday, June 10, 2010

London Visitor Attractions

Household Cavalry Museum
Meet an official Household Guards trooper and have your burning questions answered! Try on their official uniform and be photographed as a trooper! Our exclusive behind the scenes tour of the museum is an opportunity not to be missed!

Buckingham Palace and Changing of the Guard 
A mass of red tunics, bearskins and Buckingham Palace - an unforgettable experience! Observe The Queen’s Foot Guard in their regal uniforms march alongside the military band to the Palace and witness the famous ceremony that is the Changing of the Guard.

Lunch in Covent Garden (2 course)
Tantalise your taste buds at a traditional English Pub within the vibrant Italian piazza of Covent Garden and time permitting; enjoy the boutiques and street entertainers which litter its cobbled streets.

St. Paul’s Cathedral and City of London

A guaranteed treat for historians! Uncover the history of our capital city, from the Great Fire in 1666 to the Blitz of 1940-1, take in the Bank of England as well as the residence of the Lord Mayor at Mansion House in the financial district. Visit the iconic London landmark of St. Paul’s Cathedral, completed in 1708 and witness Sir Christopher Wren’s masterpiece.

The Tower of London & Crown Jewels - meet an official Yeoman Warder
On arrival at the Tower of London you will be greeted by an official Yeoman Warder. Take this opportunity for a memorable photograph! During its 1000-year history this impressive fortress has been a Royal Palace, prison, mint and even a zoo! Be dazzled by the Cullinan diamonds and the spectacular Kohi-i-Noor at the Crown Jewels. Commemorating the 500th anniversary of King Henry VIII’s accession to the throne, the Tower of London will unveil the exquisite exhibition of ‘Dressed to Kill’, featuring armoury and weapons.

River Thames Cruise
Take to the water on a luxury river cruise and enjoy a panoramic tour of the array of attractions which encompass London.

London Eye Flight
End your day in style! Take to the skies on a London Eye flight and enjoy breathtaking views of London in the luxury of your glass capsule.

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