What to Do on a Weekend Break in London


When you are in a city like London you are spoilt for choices, since there are so many amazing things to explore and so many iconic attractions to see. Opt for an accommodation carefully when you are in this city for a limited amount of time, say for a day or two or on a weekend break. This is so, since the location of your accommodation will decide how conveniently you’ll be able to explore the various attractions and events the city has to offer you as a tourist. Let’s analyze which are the best places to see while you are here on a weekend trip –

London Zoo – The city zoo has a wide variety of animals including tigers, squirrel monkeys, meerkats, komodo dragons, gorillas, pyhmy hippos, etc. If you are in London, especially with the kids pay a visit to the London Zoo, you’ll surely have a gala time.

The Tower of London – The history of the British Empire can’t be narrated without the mention of this castle. Visit one of the oldest and one of the most popular historical architectures of the city and explore places like the Jewel House while being at the Tower of London. You can later plan a cruise ride from this destination.

Madame Tussauds Museum – From modern day artists like Lady Gaga and Beyonce to classic internationally popular figures like Charles Dickens and Albert Einstein, you’ll find everyone at this museum in the form of life-size wax sculptures. Visiting Madame Tussauds is an exceptionally unique experience. Where else you could get the opportunity to pose with Wolverine and Sachin Tendulkar!

Sea Life Aquarium – This attraction is actually not that popular but if you haven’t seen an aquarium that big before, you’ll definitely love it. The fabulous sea life you’ll get to see at this aquarium will leave you spellbound. Be a part of the VIP turtle feeding experience or simply witness the sharks swimming around. The aquarium also features animals like sting rays, crocodiles, piranhas, jellyfish, seahorses and penguins along with a wide variety of fishes in various different sizes and bright and beautiful colours.