35 Great Ideas For Tourists in London

Whether it's your first, second, third or fourth time visiting London, there's no shortage of things to do for tourists, that's for sure. From eclectic walking tours and trips on the London Eye to rowdy bar crawls and historic talking points, we're here to help you weave your way through the very best that London has to offer. Check out our recommendations for the best of London nightlife for tourists and get familiar with this oh-so-cosmopolitan city. 

Last updated on 2nd August 2019




£8 Spritz Cocktails and 1 other offer

The Gherkin boasts one of London's best rooftop bars, and you'd be a fool to miss it during a trip in London. From the sweeping views to the stunning collection of cocktails and Champagne, this was more than made for a special occasion. 

@ Radisson Blu Grafton Hotel on Various dates from Sunday 22nd September 2019

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  Paranormal Activity Tour

2 user reviews 3

@ Infront of Newspaper Stand Outside Farringdon Station on Friday 27th September 2019 and 30 other Fridays

There's plenty of history in this city, and one great way to experience it all: London's best walking tours. Focused around the ghouls and ghosts of our fair London, join this paranormal walking tour and uncover some of the strangest happenings over the course of time. 

  Thames Lates

29 user reviews 5

@ London Eye Millenium Pier on Various dates from Thursday 26th September 2019

Fancy seeing some of London's most iconic sights in style? Forget about the tour bus and hop on a Thames Rocket, where you'll take in the city's most recognisable landmarks, with a live DJ and cocktails on hand. Think Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf and more.

Bucket Race

4 user reviews 5

Whether you're still navigating the city or a seasoned Londoner, this scavenger hunt will take you on a tour of London like you've never seen before. From miscellaneous tasks to whacky challenged and quirky activities, this is one for any group.

Jazz Cafe

20 user reviews 4

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There's nothing quite like live music in London, and there's nowhere quite like Jazz Cafe in Camden. Whether you're enjoying a meal in the second floor restaurant, or getting right into by the main stage, this club hosts some of the best performers in the city. 

  London Bar Bus

23 user reviews 5

@ The Original Tour on Wednesday 25th September 2019

If you fancy seeing all the best landmarks around the city with a cold brew to hand, now is your chance. This BYOB bus tour around London promises to be the city's most original rooftop bar, showing you all the sights while you kick back with a bottle. 

GIN-HOUSE BURLESQUE

66 user reviews 4

Put a little razzle dazzle in your night at one of the best burlesque events in London. Not only is this sultry night found at one of the most exclusive secret bars in the city, you'll get familiar with some of the best performers in the business. 

  The Cheese Crawl

10 user reviews 4

@ Statue of Goddess Diana on Every Saturday

Calling all curd nerds and turophiles - yep there's a word for your love of cheese - London's finest cheeses are being wrapped up into one 2 hour walking tour! Whether you're a passionate pre-grated…

  London's Original Boat Party

4 user reviews 4

@ The Southbank on Saturday 28th September 2019 and 55 other Saturdays

With over 50 years of experience under their belts, these are the OG boat party crew. Hope aboard and set sail on the Thames as you dance the night away, with flowing drinks and non-stop party hits throughout the four-hour adventure. 

Flight Club Bloomsbury

1378 user reviews 5

Book a lunch table for a group of 6 or more & we’ll treat you to a bottle of prosecco!*

Looking for a night out during your visit to London that promises fun, food and drinks combined? Blending pizza and cocktails with state of the art dart boards, not only does it look great on Instagram, Flight Club are one of the best nights out in the city.