London, the capital of the United Kingdom, is also one of the world’s capitals of finance, fashion, arts and entertainment, bringing together both old and new. Served by five international airports, London is one of the best connected cities. In addition, it offers excellent transport connections across the capital, from the famous underground tube to river transport.
London has something for everyone, offering a mix of tradition and innovation. With 40,000 shops, 6,000 restaurants (61 Michelin-starred), 300 museums and galleries, 150 theatres, 147 parks, 10,000 bars and 4 UNESCO world heritage, the city boasts a truly amazing variety of experiences for visitors and delegates alike. Whether you wish to party, or to explore your roots, whether you are history buff, a theatre go-er, or a shopper, whether gregarious or introspective, this destination will rise up to your expectations!
Experience a host of well-known sights, from Trafalgar Square, the London Eye, Houses of Parliament and St. Paul’s Cathedral to some of the world’s finest galleries and museums, including the National Gallery, The British Museum and The V&A.
The ExCeL London is located in the booming East London, right at the banks of the River Thames. Explore Canary Wharf, Europe’s most vibrant business district.
Across the river, Greenwich is a place of exceptional beauty, offering a variety of visitor attractions including the National Maritime Museum, the Cutty Sark and the Royal Observatory. Other local attractions are the O2, the world-famous Tower Bridge and the historic surroundings of the Royal Naval College.