Keeping the family amused during the holidays only takes a little pre planning and what better way to do this than to book in advance a couple of fun and entertaining activities.
All of these tours have a central meeting point in London which means that these attractions can be booked by families living in the surrounding towns as well as visitors staying in the city.
For families with children over the age of 10, what better way to get ready for the London Olympics than this exciting bike tour, setting off from the South bank to the Olympic Park .This popular bike tour takes place every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 9.30am. This is a great way to warm up for the London Olympics.
For more information and to book this tour please visit London bike ride to the Olympic park
Highlights of the bike ride;
- Explore parts of East London as you cycle to the Olympic Park
- See where the main events of the summer 2012 Olympic Games will take place
- Cycle past some of London’s most historic landmarks, including Tower Bridge, and Shakespeare’s Globe Theate
- Commentary from your local guide
Ride where king Henry VIII and his court once hunted and trot along Rotten Row where the wealthy and aristocrats used to ride in the late 1800’s. Families with children over the age of 6 years can enjoy a hour long lesson or a hack along the famous bridle paths of Hyde Park.
Lessons or hacks can be booked daily, except Saturday and Sunday.
This was an amazing experience. I was a solo traveller and booked this in advance- so happy I made sure to put this on my schedule! I had a private lesson/ride throughout the park. With the city traffic on one side and a royal park on the other, this was truly a unique experience! I high recommend this…. just be sure to call the stables once you’ve booked it to set up a time. Rides actually start at 9am.
Great fun! Riding through the park on a crisp London morning watching the squirrels scurry about.
For more information and to book your horse ride in Hyde Park please visit Horse riding in Hyde Park
London’s Hyde Park Riding School at Rotten Row in Hyde Park has been the most famous equestrian venue in England for 300 years. There are five miles of bridle ways for riding around Hyde Park and beside the Serpentine Lake, in the most beautiful setting for horse riding in a Capital City anywhere in the world.
Wherever the holidays will take you and your family, we have a huge selection of activities, theatre tickets, transfers and tours waiting to be booked now. Avoid the queues and pre book your activity in advance.