Spend 24 Hours in London from Heathrow Airport

How To Spend 24 Hours in London from Heathrow Airport

Have you ever wondered if you get Twenty-four hours to spend in London, what exactly will you do? Twenty-four hours are equal to one thousand four hundred and four minutes. This might seem a huge amount of time when converted into minutes, but realistically if you look at it from the point of view of a visitor who has to spend this time in London, it might seem insufficient. There are multiple factors involved to make this statement. The main reason is that London is an enchanting city and there is so much to explore. Starting from your journey from the Heathrow airport the thrill begins and the journey for lifelong memories starts.

How to start? 

Heathrow airport is situated in the west of the city, in the London borough of Hillington. Heathrow airport is one of the six international airports serving London and is the United Kingdom’s largest airport covering an area of 12.4 square kilometres. It is a hub for almost all international flights facilitating eighty-four airlines and approximately serving 203 destinations worldwide. In order to facilitate the visitors no matter what age group they belong to, there are endless facilities that are provided at the airport. Following is the list of amenities provided at the airport:

  • Latest security equipment 
  • Fast track services
  • Trolleys 
  • Wheelchairs & electric vehicles
  • Heathrow lounges
  • Meet & Greet Assistants 
  • Restaurants 
  • Cafes 
  • Uninterrupted WIFI
  • Charging stations 
  • Fashion Hub Branded & Unbranded 
  • Currency Exchange 
  • ATM machines
  • Postal areas
  • Rent a car service
  • Clean & Hygiene Toilets 
  • Smoking areas
  • Relaxation areas
  • Books & magazines
  • Spa
  • Facilities for holding official meetings 
  • Prayer areas
  • Pharmacy 
  • Play area 
  • Medical emergency services
  • Car Parking 
  • Flight information display 

The list goes on and on.

How to leave the airport: 

After the immigration process and taking the luggage, there are multiple options available for the tourists to opt from. If you are visiting London for the first time and do not have any relatives or friends to assist you, there is no problem. The reason is the user-friendly apps & choices available to choose from. The following are proposals provided to the visitors:

Heathrow Express: Nonstop trains that depart after every 15 minutes. They are easily accessible. 

National Express Bus: service is a leading service provider, serving across London.

London Bus service: is another option available for the visitors at a comfort level.

Underground Tube Station: provides services in less than five minutes, covering all major parts of London. 

Rent a car: Rent cars are available at the airports for the convenience of visitors. Through a simple process, if you have a valid international license, you can avail this opportunity.

Tikla Cars Mini Cab Service: If you want to travel worry-free and concentrate on the enjoyment part of your visit, then Taxi to Heathrow is the best option that you can avail yourself of. Comfort and ease is the main objective that the tikla cars minicab service emphasize. Our website and user-friendly mobile app have all the relevant information that might be required availed at a click away. 

Places to visit in London:

Once you leave the airport, the fun officially begins. There is so much to see and explore that time flies swiftly. The following is a list of some of the main tourist attractions which you don’t want to miss especially if your focus is to make memories.

  • Visit Buckingham Palace and watch the Changing of the Guard
  • London Eye
  • Royal Jewels at The Tower of London and Walk Across Tower Bridge
  • Houses of the Parliament
  • British Museum
  • London Museum
  • Victoria & Albert Museum 
  • Get Captivated by Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament
  • National Gallery.
  • Trafalgar Square
  • St Paul’s Cathedral 
  • Hyde Park
  • Rembrandt Gardens
  • Green Park
  • West Ministers Abbey
  • Shakespeare Globe
  • Tower Bridge
  • Hampton Court Palace 
  • St. Pauls Cathedral
  • National Gallery

And much more. 

Restaurants to eat from: 

Mouthwatering restaurants and quality cuisine are what London is famous for. Visitors have a variety of cuisine to select from. Starting from the ambience to the taste bud’s customer gratification is the main aim. The following is the list of some famous restaurants across London: 

  • The Midnight Lounge
  • The Yellow Chilli
  • Garfunkel’s
  • Prezzo Italian Restaurant London Northumberland Avenue
  • Little Frankie’s
  • Boyds Grill 
  • Nutshell
  • Tunnel meals
  • Rosetta
  • Blue Garden Restaurant
  • Thai Square Trafalgar Square
  • Barrafina
  • Ikoyi Restaurant St. James’s
  • Tandoor Chophouse
  • Scully St James’s
  • J Sheekey
  • Kerridge’s Bar & Grill
  • The Real Greek – St. Martin`s Lane
  • Leicester Square Kitchen
  • Coombe Abbey
  • Galvin Restaurants
  • Gordon Ramsay
  • Harrods
  • London Steakhouse Co
  • Luton Hoo Hotel[1]
  • Marco Pierre White
  • The Athenaeum Hotel
  • The Rubens at the Palace

Fashion Hub:

From high brands to local unbranded shops, London has a huge variation of shopping areas. The following are a few examples of shopping areas that you don’t want to miss to add to your wardrobe. 

  • Covent Garden
  • Carnaby London
  • Hay’s Galleria
  • MrTHC
  • St Martin’s Courtyard
  • Piccadilly Arcade
  • Princes Arcade
  • Le labo
  • Mercatino
  • One New Change
  • Seven Dials
  • West One
  • Victoria Place

London city has it all apart from sightseeing, dining, shopping, zoos, aquariums, theme parks, casinos, spas, and landmarks. Name it and you will find it. Wishing you the best experience that you are looking for.

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