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 19th July 2019




  Thames Lates

26 user reviews 4

@ London Eye Millenium Pier on Various dates from Thursday 25th July 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.

  London's Original Boat Party

2 user reviews 5

@ The Southbank on Various dates from Friday 26th July 2019

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. 

Bucket Race

2 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.

Flight Club Bloomsbury

1306 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. 

  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…

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. 

Jazz Cafe

20 user reviews 4

Drink For Free On Your Birthday!

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. 

  Sail Through Tower Bridge

5 user reviews 4

@ Tower Millennium Pier on Saturday 14th September 2019

Take a trip down the River Thames in a vessel that boasts a rich sailing history, You'll get to cruise in a unique barge while taking in the city's iconic landmarks and witness Tower Bridge rise up just for you, it promises to be an incredible experience for tourists.

  Paranormal Activity Tour

2 user reviews 3

@ Infront of Newspaper Stand Outside Farringdon Station on Friday 26th July 2019 and 34 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. 

30% Off - Spring Spritz Menu

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.