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London Olympics 2012 - List of Top 10 Places to visit in London

Updated on April 5, 2012

London Olympics 2012

As on 14 Mar 2011 when I am writing this hub, countdown to London Olympic 2012 has already began and only 501 days are left for this mega event to start. This greatest sport festival on earth will attract thousands of athletes, officials and millions of tourists from across the world to this most famous city in the world. If Beijing Olympics have set a new milestone in hosting of Olympics, then London will do everything in its might to cross that benchmark. Not only the stadiums and games village are waiting for their visitors, all tourist spots in this maximum city are gearing them up and preparing themselves to welcome you with both hands.

So if you planning to visit London during the games, here is a guide of List of top 10 places to visit in London. I will write a ssparate hub for top destnations, if you want to travel whole of UK.

1. London Eye

London Eye
London Eye

London Eye has now become the symbol of London. A ride to London eye will give you incomparable view of the city. A trip to London is incomplete without a ride in London eye capsule. A single standard ride to London eye take approx 30 minutes. Capsule moves at a slow pace of 26 cm per second.

A markerLondon Eye, London -
London eye London SE1 7PB
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EDF Energy London Eye
Riverside Building
County Hall
Westminster Bridge Road
London SE1 7PB


Online prices for tickets:

Adult (16+ years) -- £16.74

Child (4-16years) -- £8.59

Senior (60 years +) -- £13.50

Family of 4 -- £45.60

(2 Adults + 2 Children)

2. Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds
Madame Tussauds

Your trip to London is incomplete without visiting Madame Tussauds wax museum. With more than 300 wax figures across 14 interactive zones, Madame Tussauds gives a chance to see and get photographed with most celebrated personalities of the world at one place.

A markerMadame tussauds, Marylebone Road, London -
Westminster, London, UK
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Marylebone Road London NW1 5LR

Online price for standard tickets:

Adult (16+ years) -- £25.92

Child (4-16years) -- £22.14

Family of 4 -- £89.10

(2 Adults + 2 Children)

You can save more on tickets if you book for the afternoon slots. For more information you can check on their website mentioned above.


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