03 Apr Travel to London with kids!
London is a City that can be every child’s dream, and not only because of all the magical books, Mary Poppins, Peter Pan, Harry Potter… But also because it is such a beautiful big City with so many different attractions, fun tour buses, green parks, the Queen’s palace, shops full of toys and teddy bears…. Don’t wait up and book your next getaway weekend to London with your kids! The only issue is to decide on what to see, because of the so many choices. Here are a few fun attractions to do with them, they will absolutely love it!
Head up to the Warner Bros Studios and discover the Magical Making of Harry Potter
If your kids have read or seen the famous Harry Potter books, then you absolutely need to take them to the Warner Bros Studio to discover the Making of Harry Potter. Don’t miss the chance to go behind the scenes at the studios where the movies were made! Discover all the hidden secrets and magic that the studio gives to the visitors. Bonus, you can learn how special effects were created!
Explore Regent’s Park and take a sneak peek to the London Zoo
Head up to the beautiful Regent’s Park and if the weather is nice, take a pedal boat out on the lake, there are even small-sized pedal boats for children and a nice playground around it! If you are up to see some exotic animals, there is the London Zoo right next to the park. Always a fun trip! It is the world’s oldest scientific zoo,with 750 species of animals! You can even see a gorilla.
Come watch the spectacular changing the Guards ceremony!
The changing the Guard ceremony takes places in 3 locations of London, Buckingham Palace, St James’s Palace and Wellington Barracks. They are dressed in traditional red tunics and bearskin hats and the ceremony is free to watch! Very popular event, our advice is to arrive early to secure a nice spot with a view! Exciting experience to do especially with kids.
Try out a fun family experience: a boat rides on the river Thames
If you are bored of the dry land, we recommend you to test a fun boat ride on the Thames. Experience the ride and admire the sights of this great city by spending a great time of laughing on a boat. Try out the Thames Jet! Memorable activity to do, especially during a sunny afternoon! It is really worth the journey!
End your day by seeing Harrods’s magnificent toys Kingdom!
The famous luxury department store, Harrods has a magnificent toy department the famous Harrods toys Kingdom. A real dream destination for all kids, with the candy store, a fairground of circus acts, magicians, the “wonderland”, filled with remote controlled helicopters and many more…. Don’t forget to visit the beautiful food hall!
Tell us all about your family weekend activities in London! And don’t forget to book your vacation rental with FG Properties! Discover all our kids-friendly apartments!