London Tower Bridge Area

Planning a trip to London? If you are starting your day at Tower Bridge, then you will want to know about the attractions nearby. Keep reading for tips about the best attractions in the Tower Bridge area of London! But first of all, you need to be aware that Tower Bridge is not the same as London Bridge. Go and see both bridges to understand the differences, this is possible as they are not located far from each other. The Tower Bridge was built between 1886 and 1894 and is visited by thousands of people every day. When the tide below is at its highest, the pedestrian walkways on the bridge are over 40 meters above the River Thames – that’s what makes this London attraction so astonishing! Visit the Tower Bridge exhibition if you want to learn more about this bridge and its fascinating history.

Here’s a few more suggestions for things to do around the Tower Bridge that can make your vacation memorable!

Things to do in the Tower Bridge area

The Tower of London is one of the absolute must-see attractions in London that every tourist in the city has to visit during their vacation. Did you know that the Queen has a house on site at the Tower which is called ‘The Queen’s House’? She could still live there if she wanted to! The Tower of London is popular for being a beautiful historic castle that can make history come alive simply by visiting it! The ideal hours of visiting the Tower would be early morning or late afternoon as the landmark gets extremely busy during the day. By owning a London Pass, entry to the tower will be free and you will get to skip the queues!

Another great London attraction not far from the Tower Bridge is located just across the river. One of the most amazing London museums lies here and it is called the HMS Belfast. Believe it or not, this museum is a ship and it is docked on the River Thames. The ship was named after the capital city of Northern Ireland and was first launched in 1938. The warship which is now a floating museum has 9 decks waiting to be explored and is ideal for children as well as adults. The London Pass also grants you free entry to the HMS Belfast if you own one!

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Stonehenge, Windsor Castle and Bath Day Trip from London

Discover Stonehenge, Windsor Castle and Bath on this 11-hour coach tour from London. Leave the city behind you and travel by air-conditioned coach to Windsor Castle, home of the British Royal Family for the last 900 years. Visit St George's Chapel and the State Apartments with your professional tour guide before traveling out to Salisbury, where the ancient rock formations of Stonehenge await. Continue on to the beautiful Georgian city of Bath, visit the Roman Baths and enjoy a panoramic tour with your guide before returning to London.

USD 120.92$

London Pass

Discover the joy of sightseeing with the London Pass, and enjoy free entry to 60 of its world-class sites like Westminster Abbey and the Tower of London. Save time as you skip the queues with fast-track entry at countless attractions, and take advantage of special offers at quality London restaurants and shops.

Even better, why not upgrade and include transport with your London Pass? Choose from a 1-, 2-, 3- or 6-day sightseeing pass with transport included and see the highlights of England’s cosmopolitan capital with ease.

USD 76.82$

London in One Day Sightseeing Tour

See London in one day on a full-day sightseeing tour of the city, led by an expert local guide! Hear the history of top London attractions like Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and St Paul’s Cathedral while traveling around the West End and City of London. After the sightseeing tour, watch the Changing of the Guard Ceremony at Buckingham Palace and tour the Tower of London with a Beefeater.

USD 118.52$

The Shard London: The View from The Shard

This ticket is your chance to experience the newest attraction that London has to offer -- The Shard. This incredible architectural wonder will take you on a high-tech and multi-sensory journey with exhilarating 360-degree views of 40 miles (64 km) across England's capital. See top London attractions such as Tower Bridge, the Tower of London and the London Eye from a vantage point like no other. In fact, The Shard is the tallest building in Western Europe!

Simply bring your voucher to the entrance and you will be allocated the next available time slot.

USD 39.12$

Royal London Sightseeing Tour with Changing of the Guard Ceremony

This Royal Tour of London takes in many of the royal highlights of London, including Westminster Abbey where Prince William and Kate Middleton, where married on April 29, 2011. You will also see Kensington Palace, where Diana, Princess of Wales, lived. Finally, you will experience the famous Changing of the Guard ceremony outside Buckingham Palace, then spend the afternoon exploring London at your leisure.

USD 51.74$