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New Year Tours

Were you looking for some ideas on New Year Tours in London? If yes, you have certainly come to a right place. Here, you will find all the information related to New Years tours in the city. Whether you wanted to join in the festivities to have an experience of the gorgeous firework display or simply a romantic Thames River cruise, you can get it all here.

For complete information, check out the details below.

New Year Tours in London

There are plenty of ways to have a fantastic experience of New Year Tours in London. However, some things which you canít afford to miss during New Year vacations in this city are listed below. Take a look.

Thames River Cruise: If you want your New Year tour in London to be a romantic experience, opt for Thames River cruise. Away from the boisterous crowd on New Yearís Eve, your beloved and you can take a river cruise and bask in the serene beauty of London city. The cruise will start its journey from Tower Hill, passing by Palace of Westminster and reached the Dome. From there, it will come back to Tower Hill again. Along with sightseeing, you can also take part in New Year night revelries. From partying to feasting, you can have it all.

New Yearís Day Parade: New Yearís parade in London is renowned event and you canít actually afford to miss it during your city tour. You can see stunning dancers, vintage cars, buses and bands and Kings and Queens in the parade. This extravaganza will feature about 8000 acrobats, dancers, musicians, floats and clowns. They will be marching over 2.2 mile starting from Piccadillyís Ritz hotel on to Parliament Square. Whitehall, Lower Regent Street, Piccadilly Circus, Pall Mall and Trafalgar Square will be covered by the parade. If you donít want to miss the close view of this exciting celebration, reach early to secure an ideal vantage point. You can enjoy this show for free. However, if you want to enjoy this event in comfort, do book grandstand tickets.

Firework Show: New Year celebrations in London are synonymous with firework display. If you happen to be here during New Year, watching firework display is a must for a fulfilling experience of holidays in the city. Excellent firework display is carried out from atop the London Eye. London Eye is a giant ferris wheel that is about 443-ft high and located to the south of River Thames.

You can enjoy this stunning show from various city locations, but for the best view of it, go anywhere near the beautiful riverside areas.

Ice Skating: On your New Year family tour to London, do visit the ice skating rinks in city. It is a fun activity and you will surely enjoy it with your friends and family. For a grand ice skating experience, you can visit Natural History Museum where the rink is 3,400-square-foot. Excellent dining and joy rides are also available here. Another option is Somerset House. Located in central London, it features a comparatively smaller rink along with plenty of bars, cafes and shops.

Tips for London New Year Tour Packages

For hassle-free New Year vacations in London, picking an ideal travel itinerary will be a good idea. While selecting a holiday package for this occasion, you need to keep certain points in mind. These are mentioned below.

  1. Take a look at the length of the tour
  2. See if the travel guide is experienced
  3. Check out accommodation arrangements
  4. Go through the meal facilities
  5. Browse through the list of sightseeing spots