The former capital of the British Empire, London is now a city that ranks with the first world metropolis due to its economic power and status as financial hub. Funded 2000 years ago by the Romans, the city offers visitors a diverse cultural, architectonic, and religious heritage through its most emblematic monuments like Westminster Abbey and the Buckingham Palace, or institutions like the British Museum and the National Gallery.


Highlights

Westminster Palace

Better known as the Big Ben, the Elizabeth Tower and the Palace of Westminster are some of the most renowned buildings in the city.

Built by architects Charles Barry and Augustus Pugin, the Neogothic style monument is home to the Parliament of the United Kingdom. This impressive, thousand-room palace that was initially conceived to serve as a royal residence.

Buckingham Palace

The official residence of the British monarchy in London. Buckingham Palace is an essential landmark within the treasures of the city of London and one of the most well-known buildings in the world.

The palace accommodates the royal art collection, composed of splendid pieces, particularly works by Rembrandt, Rubens, and Canaletto. It is also possible to attend to the famous Changing of the Queen's Guard.

Piccadilly Circus

Picadilly Circus is a place very well-liked by locals and tourists. Close to the shopping and commercial area, this square is known for its huge video screens and its neon signs.

Also, Picadilly Circus is near a myriad of tourist attractions like Shaftesbury Memorial, The Criterion Theater or the London Pavilion.

Agenda

Evening tour around the Tower of London

Evening tour around the Tower of London

From 6th November 2016 to 2nd April 2017

Let some prominent historic figures explain you the terrible histories which happened in this emblematic place. Suitable for children older than 12 years old.

Connections​​

On the banks of the Seine, the majesty of the city of Paris is unveiled. The magic of its emblematic and historic sites will carry you to the most remote times of the capital, with all the charm and romanticism that the city oozes. ​

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