There are many attractive sites in London perfect for family days out with the kids.
For those who have not visited London yet and are planning family days out with the kids, they should always keep in mind that there is no better introduction to the history, culture and distinct charm of Europe than to take a trip to London.
Dr Samuelson in one his most famous quotations said: “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford”. Whatever age you are, there is more than enough to keep your family entertained over as the holidays and breaks as you care to make in London.
Where to go and how to plan your family days out with the kids?
According to most of the visitors, the long-lasting memory of their visiting in London is the public transportation system. A must do experience is riding on the iconic Double-Decker buses with the kids. Using the Double-Decker buses or in other word Red buses will give the advantage of viewing the city from a better position as well as providing easy transportation. Also, London underground will be another good experience for the kids.
Other Alternatives for Days Out with the Kids
There are many attractive sites in London perfect for days out with the kids. Tower of London is probably the most favourite site to the visitors. It is one of the few places of the London which can bring one right back to the medieval time. The Beefeater tour may be an interesting one also. The next attractions for fun days out with the kids can be some of the museums of London. The Museum of London, the British Museum, the Imperial War Museum, the Science Museum and the Natural History Museum. These museums representing a great historical overview of London since the time of prehistory. However, you need to plan how you enjoy these enormous collections in the best possible way. There are a series of different “trails” for families based on ages and interests which seem to be helpful.
One should not miss the chance to experience the great royalty of London. Buckingham Palace, the Royal Mews and the Orangery- these sites offer to take the flavour of royal stories of kings and queens. Changing of the Guard is the biggest draw for fun family days out and also tourists coming to visit the Buckingham Palace.
Other attractions for fun family days out are London Art Gallery, Westminster Abbey, Madame Tussauds and the London Zoo.
More Ideas for Family Days Out with the Kids
London also offers extremely large public parks for fun family days out with kids such as centrally located Hyde Park and Regent’s Park. Just near South West London, the Royal Botanical Kew Gardens is one of the world’s most captivating gardens which it can be another great idea for fun family days out.
Where to eat?
During the day-long visit in different sites during the fun family days out, one may look for a good restaurant for eating with the family members. “Wagamama”, as a healthy and delicious noodle house, is perfect for families. This restaurant offers a variety of kid’s favourite foods at affordable prices. They have locations all over the city. The food hall and restaurants of “Fortnum and Mason” can be the perfect spot for having a picnic lunch. Covent Garden can be another alternative. It offers a variety of dining options for the visitors.