Holidays in London Central
|Flight time||Transfer time
|London Gatwick||1 hour 25 mins (from Edinburgh)|
Your city breaks in London
The UK’s capital is a bustling powerhouse of creativity and culture, with everything from beautiful parks and fascinating museums, to galleries, bars and restaurants to explore. The stunning architecture found here is reason alone to visit London, but that’s not all this vibrant city has to offer.
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What to do on a London Break
London is fantastic for a city break, playing host to so many exciting and memorable activities. Whether you want to soak up the atmosphere in the form of food, fashion and great nightlife, or you want to relax and simply take in the beautiful surroundings, there’s something to keep you entertained. Some of the most recognisable landmarks in the UK can be found here, too – why not visit the Tower Bridge, St Paul’s Cathedral or Trafalgar Square?
Other great attractions include Piccadilly Circus and Buckingham Palace – try to catch the changing of the guard, if you’re visiting during this time. And, of course, no trip to London would be complete without a ride on the London Eye, where you’ll get a spectacular view of the whole city.
- Art lovers won’t be disappointed – there’s a wealth of galleries to explore here, from the National Gallery to the Tate Modern. If you want to learn more about the history of the area, you can always head to some of the great museums on offer as well, which include the fantastic British Museum and Natural History Museum.
- London’s Oxford Street is a definite must-see if you love shopping. Here, you’ll find an array of designer boutiques, large shopping complexes and smaller independent stores to enjoy. Camden Market is also worth a visit, where you can pick up some more unique pieces.
- Those seeking a lively getaway won’t be short of things to do – London is brimming with amazing bars, electric clubs and spectacular restaurants. Soho and Shoreditch are great if you want somewhere a little edgier, whilst Brick Lane boasts some of the best ethnic food in the city. A great city for music, London is crammed with places to enjoy live performances – whether you want to enjoy a classical concert or a rock gig in a local pub, there’s always something going on to suit your tastes.
- If you want to get away from the bustle of the city, head to some of the many parks in the area for a more relaxing day out. St James’ Park and Hyde Park are both excellent choices for a picnic. If you simply want to take in the stunning vistas, Hampstead Heath offers some of the best views of the city.
Book today with easyJet holidays
With flights to London from Edinburgh taking under an hour and a half, you could be enjoying this fantastic destination in no time. Likewise, if you’re travelling from the Channel Islands, flights are just over an hour. Book your city break to London today with easyJet holidays and enjoy great deals and savings.