London

Last Updated: 9th Jul 2014

<p><img src="http://downloads.contiki.com/contikipedia/europe/mattyvcontiki/london_big_ben_001.JPG" class="rightwise" alt="" /></p> <p>London is one of the most happening, famous and cosmopolitan cities in the world.</p> <p>Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus, the West End, London Eye, Oxford Street, Harrods, Kensington, Hyde Park, the <a href="/contikipedia/articles/tower-of-london">Tower of London</a> is just the surface of what London has to offer while all the pubs, clubs and bars add to the vibe of one of Europe&#8217;s most buzzing capital cities.</p> <p>The city is Contiki&#8217;s European base with many of our tours starting and finishing at the <a href="/contikipedia/articles/accommodation-london" target="_blank">Royal National Hotel</a>.</p> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/london-underground">The London Underground</a> (also known as &#8216;the tube&#8217;)</li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/contiki-basement">The Contiki Basement</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/london-nightlife">Nightlife and Shows</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/sights-and-attractons-london">Sights and Attractions</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/star-spotting-london">Star Spotting</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/shopping-london">Shopping</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/accommodation-london">Contiki Accommodation in London</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/hostels-in-london">Hostels in London</a></li> </ul> <h2>Getting to Central London from London Airports</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/heathrow-airport-london">Heathrow Airport</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/gatwick-airport-london">Gatwick Airport</a></li> </ul> <h2>Great Days Out in London</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/sensational-sunday-at-london-s-markets">Sensational Sunday at London&#8217;s Markets</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/free-things-to-do-in-london">Free Things to do in London</a></li> </ul>