London in One Day Itinerary

Discover all the highlights of London in just one day with this itinerary. You won't miss any of the world-famous tourist attractions. Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and lot more are all waiting to get acquainted with you.

Tripomatic recommends: Save more than £200 on your trip to London with the London Pass. Get free entry to over 60 of the best attractions and skip the lines to save time.

Don't forget to check out our Europe travel guide before you hit the road.

Things to do on this trip

Day 1

  • Buckingham Palace, London

    Buckingham Palace

    The majestic palace is the official residence of British monarchs. A must-see – do not miss the Changing the Guard ceremony!

  • Westminster Abbey, London

    Westminster Abbey

    A magnificent sight and an important commemoration site. More impressive from outside than within.

  • Big Ben, London

    Big Ben

    One of the main London landmarks. Clock Tower with 4 clock faces, a part of Westminster Palace.

  • Houses of Parliament, London

    Houses of Parliament

    The elaborate Palace of Westminster is home to the House of Commons and House of Lords. Come see the political life of the UK.

  • Admiralty Arch, London

    Admiralty Arch

    This grand arch is a monument to Queen Victoria and will be transformed into a luxurious hotel. An impressive, splendid sight.

  • Trafalgar Square, London

    Trafalgar Square

    Could be called one of London's centres, with many cultural events taking place here. The area is very lively all the time.

  • National Gallery London, London

    National Gallery London

    The gallery holds a collection of over 2,600 pieces – no wonder it is one of the most visited in the world. Come here for classic art.

  • Covent Garden, London

    Covent Garden

    A popular shopping district where tourists swarm in crowds. Enjoy the special atmosphere of the place!

  • St. Paul's Cathedral, London

    St. Paul's Cathedral

    An enormous white cathedral and London's highest point. Do not miss this famous sight with its elaborate interiors and crypts.

  • Millennium Bridge, London

    Millennium Bridge

    The pedestrian steel suspension bridge is known for its innovative design and the wonderful view of St Paul's Cathedral it provides.

  • Tate Modern, London

    Tate Modern

    A phenomenally successful modern and contemporary art gallery housed in a former power station. Well worth a visit!

  • Globe Theatre, London

    Globe Theatre

    The modern replica of the theatre where some of Shakespeare's plays were staged for the first time. Book your tickets ahead.

  • Tower of London, London

    Tower of London

    Also known as Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress, the former prison complex is now home to the Crown Jewels.

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