Route & dates
London— 1 night
Sat, Jul 8 - Sun, Jul 9
The Square Mile
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): make a trip to Big Ben, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, then make a trip to Tower of London, and finally catch a live performance at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and then snap pictures at Tower Bridge.
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If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. In July, daily temperatures in London can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in London
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