The Ultimate London Bucket List: 40+ Epic Things to Do In London

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There are so many epic things to do in London that deciding what to visit can be pretty overwhelming. Being a Londoner, I know my way around the city, I know what’s worth visiting and what you can skip.

In this ultimate London bucket list I’ve put together, conveniently divided by area, all the most awesome things to do in London, from the most touristy to some hidden local gems. If you’re planning an epic trip to London, this is the bucket list for you!

Before you go, have you booked your London hotel already? If not, check out my Londoners guide to the best areas to stay in London! And if you’re not sure how best to travel around London, check my how to get around London guide.

Enjoying South Bank in summer
Enjoying South Bank in summer

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Central London bucket list

See Buckingham Palace

There is no London bucket list complete without a visit to Buckingham Palace. Iconic for being run by the Monarch, the United Kingdom’s British Royal Family has its administrative headquarters in the Buckingham Palace.

This palace boasts 17th century Old English architecture, as well as a full garden that spans all around the main building.

If you time your visit well you’ll also be able to witness the world famous changing of the royal guards, which happens every day at 11AM sharp in the morning.

Book your visit to Buckingham Palace here

Exploring Buckingham Palace on my first weekend when I moved to London
Exploring Buckingham Palace on my first weekend when I moved to London

Visit the British Museum

Ironically enough, the British Museum will allow you to immerse yourself deeper into the history of various ancient civilisations, but not so much in the English one!

The British Museum houses collections from all over the world, including Egyptian artefacts such as the Rosetta Stone.

I find it hilarious that it is named the British Museum when most of the displays and cool things to see are actually from different cultures, and there isn’t much that is related to British history or culture.

I was pretty baffled the first time I visited it. Entrance fee is free for anyone from anywhere. There are also paid exhibitions that regularly change according to the time of the year and holiday that is currently being celebrated.

See a musical in the West End

West End in London is the home of various iconic operas. Lined up one after the other you will find plenty of theatres where you can go watch a musical, just make sure to book beforehand!

Especially if you’re visiting London in winter it’s a fabulous activity that you can do to get out of the cold and rain, while stilling enjoying a typical London experience.

It’s pricey, but it’s definitely worth the experience. All the musicals are epic – I’ve seen Aladdin, Lion King, Wicked, Billy Elliott and Phantom of the Opera, and they were all so good it’s hard to pick a favourite.

The costumes, production, acting, singing and dancing were incredible in all of them.

Lyceum Theatre, where they perform The Lion King
Lyceum Theatre, where they perform The Lion King

Shop in Oxford Street

Known for being one of the main shopping districts in London, the shopping experience in Oxford Street is definitely like no other. It houses all the big brands such as Zara, Topshop and Brandy Melville but at very affordable prices.

However, this shopping centre can get extremely busy during weekends with all the tourists looking to shop during their visit to London (you’ll find very few Londoners shopping on Oxford Street)!

That’s why I advise to go early in the morning or during the week, when there will be fewer shoppers around.

Walking down Oxford Street
Walking down Oxford Street

Explore Piccadilly Circus

The British equivalent of Times Square in New York, Piccadilly Circus is located in the heart of London and is an fun place to wander around.

The hustle and bustle of Piccadilly Circus, with its street performers, large LED screens, flashing lights and millions of people is quite something for those who aren’t used to the chaos of London.

Exploring Piccadilly Circus in London
Exploring Piccadilly Circus in London

Walk around Carnaby Street

Carnaby Street is a colourful pedestrian street parallel to the chaotic Regent Street. With the lights and colourful buildings, walking down this road feels like you are the main character of a romantic movie!

Aside from the interesting architecture and design of this street, there are lots of cute shops and restaurants that you can explore as well.

Have dinner & drinks in Kingly Court

Located right next to Carnaby Street, just down a little alleyway, you will find Kingly Court. This is a covered mall area with a central courtyard and balconies overlooking it, with bars and restaurants on every floor.

Kingly Court seen from the first floor balcony
Kingly Court seen from the first floor balcony

Explore Leicester Square

A buzzing square located in the West End of London, Leicester Square offers a lot of activities to do and enjoy. You can visit cinemas, eat out at restaurants or shop at the street market during Christmas.

Bonus points if you visit during the night as they turn on the colorful lights and it feels like walking through an enchanted forest!

If you feel like having a drink at one of the best rooftop bars in London, pop over to LSQ Rooftop and you’ll have a great view over Leicester Square and the London skyline.

The view from LSQ Rooftop in London
The view from LSQ Rooftop

Wander around Chinatown

Located just right next to Leicester Square, London boasts its own Chinatown.

Here you can find lots of Chinese restaurants that offer a great and authentic Chinese dining experience, plus lots of Chinese shops where you can buy antiques or Chinese food.

If you’re visiting London during Chinese New Year you can also expect to find the area in full party and with beautiful decorations.

The Chinatown Gate at the start of Wardour Street
The Chinatown Gate at the start of Wardour Street

See Covent Garden

Covent Garden is a very popular area of London. It used to be the central market for fruits and vegetables but is now better known as a shopping district.

The central covered area of Covent Garden, known as the Apple Market, is full of cool shops, bars, cafes and restaurants and a few touristy but quirky market stalls.

You can often find street performers displaying some cool tricks too.

Covent Garden is a busy part of London at any time of year, but you can expect to find lots of people sat outside enjoying food and drinks especially in summer, or at Christmas time under the decorations and Christmas lights.

The Apple Market in Covent Garden decorated for Christmas
The Apple Market in Covent Garden decorated for Christmas

Visit Trafalgar Square

Located close the Piccadilly Circus, Trafalgar Square is home to the National Gallery, most known for having on display all the best masterpieces of European art.

There are lots of iconic pieces of art that can be found inside the museum, such as The Baptism of Christ, Venus at her Mirror and Diana and Actaeon.

Entry to the National Gallery is free, but if you’re not feeling a museum you can also just soak in the atmosphere of the busy square and snap pictures with the lions.

Visit Platform Nine and Three Quarters

If you’re a Harry Potter fan, you have to visit Platform Nine and Three Quarters in Kings Cross station. Who am I kidding, it’s a must visit even if you’re not a Harry Potter fan.

While you can’t see the actual spot on the platform with the arches, there is a dedicated spot inside Kings Cross Station with the trolley half inside the wall where you can take picture.

There might be a little bit of a queue of people waiting to take photos at busy times of day, but considering everything in London is busy it’s a small thing to wait for!

It’s one of the main Harry Potter filming locations in London and a must-see in any London bucket list!

Book a Harry Potter walking tour in London here!

Visiting platform 9 and 3/4 with my friend Laura
Visiting platform 9 and 3/4 with my friend Laura

Visit St Paul’s Cathedral

The Dome of the St Paul’s Cathedral is visible from pretty much anywhere in London, and is a distinct part of London’s skyline.

Considered as an icon for London, St Paul’s Cathedral is well known for its grandiose and stunning architecture reminiscent of Anglican interior décor.

The Cathedral has its doors open for anyone, so you can go in for free, attend a service and you also have the option of visiting the crypts and the rooftop, from which you can see the streets of London from high up above.

Book your skip the queue entry to St Paul’s Cathedral here

St Paul's Cathedral in the fall
St Paul’s Cathedral in the fall

Enjoy the view from Madison’s Rooftop Bar

Situated right across from St Paul’s Cathedral, Madison’s Rooftop Bar is as good as it gets. It offers the best views of the Cathedral’s dome, as well as the London skyline in all of its majestic glory, perfect for anyone looking to snap some great Instagram shots.

The drinks are pricey, but the location and views are definitely stunning. Especially a sunset, when you have the opportunity to see the golden light wash over the roofs of London and the skyline light up against the darkness.

The view is open also if you’re not a customer of the bar.

There are two separate lifts, one for people going to the bar and one for those going just for the view, but they will take you to the same spot, which makes it great for those looking to save money or who don’t like alcohol.

Enjoying the sunset over St Paul's Cathedral from Madisons Rooftop Bar
Enjoying the sunset over St Paul’s Cathedral from Madisons Rooftop Bar

Visit Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey is one of those iconic spots in London, famous for being the site of daily offerings and services to many British worshippers.

It is a historic site that stores within its walls the history of thousands of years. Visitors must pay in order to visit, while worshippers can go in for free.

Please note that sightseeing in the Westminster Abbey is not allowed on Sundays. Important British people are buried here, amongst whom Stephen Hawking, Charles Darwin and others.

Book your tour of Westminster Abbey with audio guide here

Exploring Westminster Abby in London
Exploring Westminster Abby in London

See the Houses of Parliament & Big Ben

The House of Parliament is a very important location, as it serves as the meeting place of the two houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. Aside from the main building itself, it oversees another iconic tourist attraction, River Thames.

A lot of people will be surprised to find out that Big Ben isn’t the clock tower of the Houses of Parliament. Big Ben is actually the name of the grand bell in the clock tower, but it’s commonly used to refer to the whole structure.

The tower itself is actually named Elizabeth Tower. At the moment it’s currently under renovations and isn’t as pretty as it usually is, but still, it’s a must visit on any London bucket list.

Big Ben and Westminster photographed from South Bank
Big Ben and Westminster photographed from South Bank

Ride the London Eye

The London Eye is both one of the main tourist attractions and landmarks in London. It’s considered to be a “picture worthy” spot, perfect for the ‘Gram!

It’s very touristy, for good reason, as it offers one of the most incredible views in London. Despite living in London for seven years I’ve only actually been there once, but can assure you that it’s a great experience.

If you are planning to ride the London, I suggest that you book your ticket beforehand in order to avoid queuing for too long.

Book your London Eye tickets here

View over Westminster from the top of the London Eye
View over Westminster from the top of the London Eye

Explore the nightlife in Soho

Soho, a neighborhood in the City of Westminster, is best known for its risqué scene. It is home to the various burlesque shows, gay and lesbian bars, crazy nightlife and the centre of fashion.

There is no better way to discover a city than to explore its nightlife, and that is true also for London. If you are a fan of the nightlife scene, you should definitely visit Soho, bar hop and enjoy a few drinks with your friends.

See the view from Monument

Just outside Monument tube station you will find the Monument to the Great Fire of London. Despite being in London for years and walking past it every day on my way to work, I only recently visited it.

Entry costs £5 (or less for students and children) and gives you access to a 360° view over London.

You have to climb 311 steps to get there, but it’s well worth it. You’re high enough to see over the surrounding rooftops, but not too high as to lose the details of Tower Bridge. It’s one of the most stunning views in London.

The view over London from the Monument to the Great Fire of London
The view over London from the Monument to the Great Fire of London

Enjoy the view from Sky Garden

Sky Garden is an indoor garden and bar at the top of what is known to Londoners as the “walkie talkie”, one of the highest buildings in London that offers one of the best 360 degree views over London, and has a funny walkie talkie shape.

The entrance is free but you have to book a time slot online beforehand! Be sure to do it in advance of your trip as slots usually sell out very fast.

If you forget to book online before, they do free walk-in entry after 6PM, but keep in mind that there is a business casual dress code so dress appropriately.

Drinks are expensive, but it’s well worth the beautiful views! Aside from being an indoor garden, bar and restaurant (do you even need any more reasons to visit?) they also offer some cool activities like sunrise yoga.

Enjoying the sunset over London from Sky Garden
Enjoying the sunset over London from Sky Garden

South East London bucket list

Eat at Borough Market

Borough Market is the perfect place to go on a street food adventure. There are lots of stalls that offer international street food coming from a whole variety of places and cultures!

Normal operating days are during Mondays to Saturdays. Be sure to get there as early as you can in order to beat the crowds as the number of people visiting Borough Market at meal times can get pretty overwhelming.

One of the most visited and iconic stalls is the scotch egg one (it doesn’t get more British than that)!

One of the food stalls in Borough Market
One of the food stalls in Borough Market

Enjoy the view from The Shard

The Shard, named after looking like a broken shard of glass from a distance, is a tall building considered to be London’s highest viewing gallery, designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano.

The viewing platform is located on the 70th floor and tickets cost between 24 GBP and 32 GBP, depending on how far back in advance you book for the tickets.

Instead of queuing to see the view from The Shard with an empty hand, you could visit one of the bars, get a drink, and feel luxurious as you enjoy both your drink and the view (for free, if you get a drink).

Cocktails can range from 15 GBP to 20 GBP, which is expensive. But considering that you are drinking at one of the best viewpoints in London, the price could be much worst.

Ordering a drink is much cheaper than the viewing platform, but you’re getting a drink with it, so why not? Plus, the bars are only located a few floors below the viewing deck so the view does not change that much.

Book your ticket to The Shard viewing deck here

Have food and drinks in the Scoop at More London Place

This activity can only be crossed off your London bucket list if you are visiting London in summer. It’s located outdoors with a semi-circular theatre type of set up, right next to Tower Bridge.

There is a pop up food and drinks shack with sun beds where you can chill and enjoy the summer heat. There are also regular scheduled activities during the evening like mass karaoke, movie screenings and more.

I used to work in More London when I had an office job (did you read about how I quit my corporate job?) and I was always very jealous of people that could sit there during the week and enjoy the summer sun.

It’s more of a local insider addition to this London bucket list!

The Scoop at More London in summer
The Scoop at More London in summer

Visit Tower Bridge

Another iconic London landmark, the Tower Bridge is a combination of a tower and a bridge in one, hovering over the River Thames. You can walk across it or visit the towers and be able to marvel at the beauty of the River Thames.

Walking across it is free; however, if you wish to view the Tower Bridge exhibition, you would have to buy a ticket.

Sunset over Tower Bridge and The Shard
Sunset over Tower Bridge and The Shard

Visit the Tower of London

Another iconic London landmark, the Tower Bridge is a combination of a tower and a bridge in one, hovering over the River Thames. You can walk across it or visit the towers and be able to marvel at the beauty of the River Thames.

Walking across it is free; however, if you wish to view the Tower Bridge exhibition, you would have to buy a ticket.

Despite being in London for seven years I haven’t actually visited the Tower of London myself, but it’s on my London bucket list and I will eventually pay it a visit.

Aside from the main palace itself it also houses artifacts significant to the British culture such as the crown jewels.

Click here to book a visit to the Tower of London & Crown Jewels Exhibition

The Tower of London and Tower Bridge at golden hour
The Tower of London and Tower Bridge at golden hour

West London bucket list

Shop at Portobello Market

Portobello Market is the world’s largest antique market built in 1850. It still retains much of its mystery, magic and romance even today.

There are lots of cute and colourful houses all along Portobello Road, even if you’re not interested in the vintage market and shops it’s still a very pretty area of London to walk around.

Portobello Street and the streets around it are amongst the prettiest streets in London.

On weekends there is also a very cool street food market with lots of variety. It’s open from 8AM to 6:30PM from Mondays to Saturdays. Opening hours can vary depending on the weather, so be sure to check the weather forecast before your visit!

The pretty pastel coloured houses of Westbourne Grove
The pretty pastel coloured houses of Westbourne Grove

Wander around Notting Hill

Allow yourself to be transported to the Victorian era of the 1800s through the streets of Notting Hill. Walking around the streets of Notting Hill, lined with white Victorian houses, you will feel transported in an old, black and white film.

In Notting Hill you can find also loads of cool bars, cute cafes and delicious brunch spots. Plus, it’s the backdrop of the famous movie Notting Hill, so kind of a must-see on any London trip right?

Click here to book your Notting Hill walking tour

Kensington Park Gardens, lined with beautiful white Victorian houses
Kensington Park Gardens, lined with beautiful white Victorian houses

Relax at Holland Park

Take a break from the city’s chaos by visiting and relaxing at Holland Park, filled with tall trees and beautiful gardens. There are also peacocks that are freely walking around the park which are quite an unexpected thing to see in London.

Holland Park is also well known for having a Kyoto garden designed to emulate an authentic Japanese garden complete with the waterfalls. There is also a playground in the park if you are visiting with your children.

Relax in Hyde Park

Another great park to relax is central London’s biggest park, Hyde Park. It’s really wide and has a lot of monuments and gardens, complete with small man made ponds to complement the flower arrangements.

It’s one of the most relaxing and beautiful places in London.

Hyde Park in London
Hyde Park in London

Visit the Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum is definitely my favourite museum in London to visit. Entry is free, but there are also special displays and exhibitions at specific times that you can pay for.

The dinosaur and underwater exhibition are the coolest as there are lots of interactive games for children (which are great also for adults). The architecture of the building itself is pretty stunning too.

The outside of the Natural History Museum
The outside of the Natural History Museum

Visit the Science Museum

The Science Museum comes in a close second to the Natural History Museum. The Science Museum is futuristic, boasting displays illustrating principles of physics or setups that showcase the results of a recent research study.

With flying cars, optical illusions and lots of cool and interactive games, the Science Museum truly feels like a portal to an alternate universe.

The inside of the Natural History Museum
The inside of the Natural History Museum

Visit the Victoria & Albert Museum

The Victoria & Albert Museum is an art and history museum that showcases artefacts and art significant to London’s culture, as well as imported art pieces from other countries.

While it’s not as fun and interactive as the first two museums I listed above, it’s definitely a must visit if you are passionate about history and culture as there are lots of interesting things to see.

These three museums are all close to each other in South Kensington, one of the most beautiful neighbourhoods in London. In the area you will find also many great pubs and cafes, where you can relax during your London adventures.

The inside of the Natural History Museum in London
The inside of the Natural History Museum in London

Go shopping at Harrods

Harrods is an iconic shopping spot in London. It’s very expensive, which why it’s not really the ideal place to do your London souvenir shopping, but it’s a very stereotypically London spot and you will want to visit it during your trip.

Lots of high end, luxurious brands can be found here at Harrods. Even if you don’t actually buy anything it’s still cool to wander around, do some window shopping and explore the food hall.

The interior of Harrods is very expensive and luxurious. You might even spot a couple or two interesting new products (that you can then search for a cheaper equivalent of online)!

Christmas decorations at Harrods
Christmas decorations at Harrods

Wander around Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens is a bit farther out than the other items in the West London subdivision of this bucket list but it’s well worth the visit.

It is a large botanical garden with greenhouses that was built in 1299 by Edward I when he moved his court manor house to the neighbouring Richmond. It eventually became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in July 2003.

There are lots of cool features in this botanical garden such as a treetop walkway that is 200 meters above ground, the Sackler Bridge made of granite and bronze, and the various plant houses in cool shapes and sizes.

It’s the perfect spot to visit during a cool summer day, wander around the gardens and maybe have a picnic.

Book your entry ticket to Kew Gardens Here

The main greenhouse in Kew Gardens
The main greenhouse in Kew Gardens

East London bucket list

Explore the nightlife in Shoreditch

Shoreditch is considered the “new Camden”. There are lots of cool restaurants and bars in this neighbourhood, and it’s very well known for its lively nightlife. Come here at night and enjoy the nightlife culture it has to offer.

If you drop by during the day there are still other cool things to do like visiting the old Spitafields Market, taking pictures with the pretty houses of Wilkes Street or Princelet Street and exploring the street art in Shoreditch.

Exploring Shoreditch in London
Exploring Shoreditch in London

Enjoy a night out at Bounce

If you’re looking for a bit of a unique night out, Bounce is the place for you. Start out your night with food, drinks and a ping pong game! You’ve read that right, a ping pong game!

Bounce has a number of ping pong tables the you can book and play with your friends. It’s a great location to visit for travelling couples or friends looking to do some alternative recreational activities while hanging out together.

Play crazy golf

If you’re looking for another different night out, crazy golfing is the way to go. There are a quite a few different crazy golfing bars in East London, I’ve personally been to Plonk Crazy Golf and Swingers Crazy Golf.

The idea is that there are funky mini golf courts, with whacky lights and fun tricks.

-Plonk is BYOB so you can bring your on drinks, whilst others will usually have a bar. Whichever crazy golf bar you choose, you’re sure to have a great night out!

Wander around Spitalfields

Expect to see lots of cool graffiti and vintage designs in this market. The market is well known for selling cheap but delicious street foods, pop up markets selling merchandise like clothes and bags and so much more!

Try to visit early in the morning though, as it can get very busy later in the day or on weekends.

Ride the Emirates cable car

The Emirates cable car was the OG and authentic way of crossing the River Thames. Nowadays, it serves a tourist attraction that brings you high up over the Thames River, where you can see the stunning views below you.

Bonus points if you visit at sunrise, sundown or nighttime as the reflection of the sun is very beautiful against the water of the river.

North London bucket list

Eat and shop in Camden Market

Camden Market is one of my favorite street food markets in London thanks to the huge variety of cuisines from all over the world. It’s like a one stop trip to go over the world.

Not only is it known for street food, but there are also shops that sell all sorts of souvenirs, clothes and jewelry as well. Amy Winehouse, singer of Back to Black used to live here in Camden, which used to be the “punk” and “edgy” area of London.

Beyond Camden Market you will find also loads of tasty restaurants, fun bars and cute cafes in the area.

One of the indoors markets at Camden Market
One of the indoors markets at Camden Market

Relax in Regents Park

Regents Park is much smaller than Hyde Park but it’s still definitely beautiful and relaxing. It more of a hang out spot for locals than it is a tourist attraction for visitors.

Primrose Hill, at the Northern end of the park boasts a beautiful view of the London skyline. For a genuine Londoner experience make sure to visit Primrose Hill in summer, maybe with a few snacks and beers.

Enjoying the view over Regents Park and the London skyline from Primrose Hill
Enjoying the view over Regents Park and the London skyline from Primrose Hill

Cool activities to add to your London bucket list

Afternoon tea bus tour

It doesn’t get any more British than afternoon tea. This is a meal where tea is served with sandwiches, cakes and scones.

If you want to give this leisure British activity a special London twist, why not experience it while touring around London on a double-decker bus tour!

This way, you can enjoy your tea time while being able to see all the main tourist landmarks from the streets of London. The B Bakery bus also has some beautiful interior decorations, making it one of the most Instagrammable dining spots in London!

Click here to book your spot on a B Bakery afternoon tea bus tour!

Me and my friend Laura during our London afternoon tea bus tour
Me and my friend Laura during our London afternoon tea bus tour

Showboat dinner river cruise

If you can have afternoon tea on a bus, why not have dinner on a boat? The Showboat Dinner Cruise is a fun way to combine a lovely 4-course dinner with seeing all the main highlights of London from a different angle.

The cruise starts at Westminster Pier, and cruises past all the main sights like the London Eye, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf and Greenwich.

During the cruise you will be served a 4-course dinner and wine, all the while with live music and singing.

Click here to book your dinner showboat cruise!

Enjoying my 4-course meal during the showboat dinner cruise
Enjoying my 4-course meal during the showboat dinner cruise

Go for bottomless brunch

People in England love drinking, and there is something about drinking during the day, which makes it even more fun. Bottomless brunch has recently become one of the finest London weekend traditions.

There are lots of great bottomless brunches in London to choose from.

This usually consists of a one or two course meal, with up to two hours of unlimited alcoholic beverages. It’s a very Londoner thing to do and can be an amusing way to spend an alternative day in London.

Pancakes and poached eggs at Feya, one of my favourite brunches in London
Pancakes and poached eggs at Feya, one of my favourite brunches in London

Where to stay in London

I’m a Londoner but over the past seven years I’ve stayed in a number of hotels throughout London, whether with family when they came to visit (and couldn’t fit in my tiny student halls room) or more recently with blog collaborations and I can recommend some hotels in London for every budget.

More than a specific hotel I want to suggest areas of London where you can stay, that will allow you to have the best London experience.

Regardless of how long you have in London you will want to stay very central or you will waste time travelling around. If you’re not super central make sure to be within 5 minutes walking distance to a tube station.

Personally I would recommend staying either in Camden, Angel or even more central around Holborn and Bank, these are ideal areas if you’re visiting London for the first time.

Click here to see the latest prices and availability for accommodation in London!

Enjoying the sunset over the Thames and Tower Bridge
Enjoying the sunset over the Thames and Tower Bridge

Budget accommodation

There are tons of hostels in London. I’ve never personally stayed in one but have heard great things of Wombats.

There are also loads of hotel chains with numerous properties around London like Holiday Inn or the Travelodge that are more affordable than independent hotels. The more central ones are a bit more expensive but usually still offer good value for money.

Click here to see the latest prices and availability for budget accommodation in London!

Mid-range accommodation

Just like there are budget chain hostels and hotels, there are also a number of mid-range chains you can go for like Hilton or Marriott spread all over London.

My parents stayed at the Hilton in Angel back when I used to live in the area and loved it, Angel is also a great area to stay as its a bit outside the tourist chaos of London but still within easy reach of all the main attractions.

These options are a bit fancier than the previous budget suggestions but at more reasonable prices than the luxury properties in London.

Click here to see the latest prices and availability for mid-range accommodation in London!

Luxury accommodation

I spent one night at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel for a blog collaboration and that was the fanciest place I have ever slept at in London.

The property is beautiful, the service excellent and the location perfect as base to explore London, especially if you only have 2 days in London.

I also spent an afternoon at Cheval Three Quays where a friend of mine was staying and can highly recommend it, the apartments are new, have a great view of the Thames and are in a great location to explore London.

There are also lots of unique boutique hotels in London if you want something a bit different.

Click here to see the latest prices and availability for luxury accommodation in London!

The Grand Staircase of the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel
The Grand Staircase of the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel

Final thoughts on the ultimate London bucket list

Need help figuring out how to see all these awesome activities? Check out my detailed London 1-day itinerary or if you have a bit longer, how to spend 2 days in London or 5 days in London.

Have you been to London before? How did you find it? Let me know in the comments below!

This ultimate London bucket list is, in my opinion as a Londoner, a must-see for any first time visitor to London. I hope you find this guide useful and that you enjoy this city I’ve come to call home!

Syndicated content. This article was originally published on Greta’s Travels – The Ultimate London Bucket List: 40+ Epic Things to Do In London

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