Central London’s Top 6 Activities


London has a staggeringly long list of things to see and do- it’s almost endless.

So whatever it is that makes you tick, London will have it in abundance. From stunning architecture and wonderful history, to incredible nightlife and world class museums it really does have every base covered.

Obviously it’s the city centre where most of the action takes place, so make sure you book a room in the fabulous Park Grand Hotel Paddington for a central location, and a luxurious setting.

Now let’s take a look at the very best activities you can enjoy in central London.

Take a Stroll through Hyde Park

Hyde Park is one of the largest parks in central London, offering a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city.

You can take a leisurely walk or rent a bicycle to explore the park’s many paths and gardens. Other highlights include the Serpentine Lake, the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain, and the park’s immediate neighbour- Kensington Gardens.

These amazing locations can be enjoyed with ease from your accommodation near Paddington Station London as they are no more than a few hundred metres away!

Visit the British Museum

The British Museum is a must-visit attraction in London and one of the best museums on the planet, housing an incredible collection of artefacts and treasures from around the world.

Highlights include the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon sculptures, and the Egyptian mummies. The museum is free to enter, but donations are appreciated.

Explore the Tower of London

The Tower of London is a historic castle located on the River Thames, dating back to the 11th century.

It has served many purposes over the years, including as a royal palace, a prison, and a place of execution.

Today, you can explore the castle’s many rooms and exhibits, including the Crown Jewels.

Visit the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben

The Houses of Parliament and Big Ben are some of the most iconic landmarks in London, located on the banks of the River Thames.

You can take a guided tour of the Houses of Parliament or simply admire the stunning Gothic architecture from the outside.

Go Shopping on Oxford Street

Oxford Street is one of the busiest shopping streets in Europe, home to many of the world’s most famous brands and department stores.

You can spend hours browsing the shops and finding bargains, or simply soak up the atmosphere of this iconic shopping destination.

If you fancy some food you can choose from the best restaurants near Paddington– one of the city’s best areas for amazing food.

Enjoy the View from the London Eye

The London Eye is the world’s largest cantilevered Ferris wheel located on the South Bank of the River Thames.

It offers stunning panoramic views of the city from a height of 135 metres, with each rotation taking around 30 minutes. You can book tickets in advance or opt for a VIP experience, which includes a glass of champagne and a private capsule.

London’s City Centre

So there you have it, some of the very best activities you can enjoy in the very heart of the city.

Make the most of the wonderful London hotels special offers currently available and book a room in the Park Grand Paddington Hotel to enjoy the city centre lifestyle.