London Nightlife For Tourists

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 1st August 2018




Aviary

77 user reviews 4

Don't waste your time spent in the city on average bars and boring views, try one of the best rooftop bars in London instead. From the sweeping skyline down to the gastro dining and luxurious cocktails, this is not to be missed by tourists on a visit to the city. 

@ The Tattershall Castle on Friday 31st August 2018 and 12 other Fridays

No tourist in London should miss a dose of comedy, not with so many acts in the city. Not only is missing comedy a no-no, you shouldn't miss comedy on a boat courtesy of Tattershall Castle as these guys churn out a night a smiles to remember.

3 events @ The King's Head Member's Club with 3 upcoming dates starting on 07 Sep 2018

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. 

  Paranormal Activity Tour

2 user reviews 3

@ Infront of Newspaper Stand Outside Farringdon Station on Friday 24th August 2018 and 32 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. 

  Canal Party Club

67 user reviews 5

@ Canal Boat Party on Various dates from Sunday 19th August 2018

You've only got one shot at a unique experience in London, and Canal Party Club could be it. Gather up your best of friends and get ready for a fun time atop the canals as this BYOB boat promises a charming way to work your way through a part of the city.

Jazz Cafe

2 user reviews 5

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. 

@ SEA LIFE London Aquarium on Friday 7th September and Friday 26th October 2018

Sea Life is one of the most popular tourist attractions in London, but there's an after dark experience if you want to avoid the little ones. Join them for their late night series to enjoy all the sights and animals of the ocean alongside a glass of bubbly. 

  Thames Lates

21 user reviews 5

@ London Eye Millenium Pier on Various dates from Thursday 23rd August 2018

The Thames, you can't miss it, but how about riding a high speed boat across it? One of London's best experiences, join Thames Lates as you enjoy some high octane entertainment across the water before tucking into a cocktail. 

Iris Bar By Searcys

129 user reviews 4

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. 

@ Sky Garden Bars on Various dates from Sunday 19th August 2018

If you're looking to get a truly amazing London experience, head to Sky Garden for a drink at their Sky Pod Bar. With views for days and some delicious cocktails, its one of the most unique nights out for tourists in London.