Host City London
Host City London
London is confirmed as host city for the Hockey Women’s World Cup 2018.
This diverse and exciting city offers unparalleled sights, attractions and activities.
London regularly hosts some of the world’s largest and most exciting sporting events, and the Hockey Women’s World Cup in 2018 is expected to be one of them. However, a trip to the capital would not be complete without seeing some of London’s other top attractions.
Below outline the top things to do when you are in town:
Warner Brothers Studio Tour London – The making of Harry Potter
Have a magical day out with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Harry Potter films at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London. See first-hand the sets, costumes, and props used in all the Harry Potter films, and step inside some of the films' locations including the Great Hall, Dumbledore's office and Hagrid's hut.
Coca-Cola London Eye
The Coca-Cola London Eye is a major feature of London's skyline. It boasts some of London's best views from its 32 capsules, each weighing 10 tonnes and holding up to 25 people. Climb aboard for a breathtaking experience, with an unforgettable perspective of more than 55 of London's most famous landmarks – all in just 30 minutes!
Madame Tussauds London
At Madame Tussauds, you'll come face-to-face with some of the world's most famous faces. From Shakespeare to Lady Gaga you'll meet influential figures from showbiz, sport, politics and even royalty. Strike a pose with Usain Bolt, get close to One Direction or receive a once-in-a-lifetime audience with Her Majesty the Queen.
Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour
Book in advance for one of the best-selling London tours. Buy a 24-hour ticket and enjoy the freedom to hop on and off the sightseeing buses and explore some of London's most famous places, such as Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, St Paul's Cathedral and Trafalgar Square.
Tower of London
Fully deserving of its world heritage status, more than one million visitors a year flock to this 700-year-old building. Head to one of its highly popular tours and take in a site steeped in the history of British Kings and Queens of old.
The View from the Shard
Rise high above London and see the city's iconic skyline from a unique perspective, with views stretching up to 40 miles (64km). Spot the likes of the Coca-Cola London Eye, St Paul's Cathedral and Wembley Stadium from The View from The Shard's observation deck, which sits 800ft (244m) up Western Europe's tallest building.
Delve into the ancient capital’s most horrible history at the London Dungeon - experience live actors, thrilling rides and exciting special effects. Step back into the darkest of times… are you brave enough to face 90 minutes of London’s dark past?
SEA LIFE London Aquarium
Get a taste of the deep blue sea at the SEA LIFE London Aquarium. Spot up to 400 species including sharks, stingrays, moray eels and clown fish. See stunning green sea turtles and test your nerve on the glass "shark walk". Learn more at daily talks and feeding times.
Shrek’s Adventure – London
Shrek’s Adventure London takes you on a family-friendly journey through the world of Shrek and friends. With Donkey as your guide, you’ll visit 10 fairytale-themed live shows, including a mirror maze and Shrek’s swamp.
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