View From London Eye | Top Sights & Attractions
Board the UK’s most iconic landmark, the London Eye to get mesmerized by the stunning view of the city. Make the most out of your 30-minute experience by getting a birds-eye-view to spot London’s famous buildings from Buckingham Palace to Big Ben, Houses of Parliament and more for an unforgettable experience. Here are all the top attractions that you need to look out for before you begin your experience.
View from the London Eye
Houses of Parliament
Houses of Parliament formally known as the Palace of Westminster captures the true essence of Great Britain. The groundbreaking building is over 1000 years old and was once the largest hall in England. Today, it serves as a meeting place for both the House of Commons and the House of Lords.
Westminster Abbey is a Gothic abbey church situated in the City of Westminster. Founded in 960, the abbey is the UK's most renowned religious building that features iconic paintings, stained glasses, textile and artefacts. It was also a burial site for many prominent leadersWestminster Abbey Tickets
Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the striking clock built at the north end of the Palace of Westminster. When the clock tower was completed in 1859 it broke the record for being the largest and most accurate four-faced striking and chiming clock in the world.
The famous Buckingham Palace is the London residence and administrative headquarters of the royals in the UK. Located in the City of Westminster, the palace often centers state occasions and has also played a crucial role during national rejoicing and mourning.Buckingham Palace Tickets
St Paul's Cathedral
St Paul's Cathedral is one of the most iconic and easily recognizable attractions in London. It’s dome, framed by the spires of Wren’s City churches, has been ruling the skyline for over 300 years. It broke the record from 1710 to 1963 by becoming the tallest building in the world. The dome still remains among the highest worldwide.St Paul's Cathedral Tickets
The Tate Museum
The Tate Museum is an art gallery situated in the city center. It is home to the finest collection of international modern art. It is a family of four galleries in London, Liverpool and Cornwall known as Tate Modern and is one of the largest museums for contemporary art in the world.
Tower Bridge is London’s most striking bridge that simply cannot be missed when visiting the city. Known for its Neo-Gothic architecture, it is the only bridge over the Thames that can be raised as it is a combined bascule and suspension bridge.Tower Bridge Tickets
The Shard of Glass, popularly known as the Shard is a 72-storey contemporary skyscraper designed by the Italian architect Renzo Piano. Located in Southwark, London, the magnificent building is home to some of the best offices, restaurants and hotel rooms in the city, offering breathtaking views!The Shard Tickets
The iconic Thames River flows through southern England including central London. At 215 miles, Thames River is the longest in England and the second longest in the UK, after the River Severn.Thames River Tickets
Don’t miss out on Jubilee Gardens, London’s hidden green gardens with a bird’s eye view as you travel through the capsule. Created in 1977, the garden is situated right next to the London Eye. It, today is the site of a memorial to the casualties of the International Brigades of the Spanish Civil War.