Buckingham Palace, London, United Kingdom

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Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace

London, United Kingdom SW1A 1AA GB

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  • 3 mentions in Must sees in London??

    • Johnny K.

      Johnny K. said, "...Street.. take a pic.. up to Trafalgar Square.. take a picture on a lion.. walk down The Mall and head to Buckingham Palace .. for a another quick snack you can't miss Princi.. clubs you have to experience.. fabric on a saturday..." See More

    • Adam M.

      Adam M. said, "...Culture - Buckingham Palace House Of Parliament, Tower Of London, Tower Bridge, Saint Paul's Cathedral, Swan at Shakespeare's Globe, Monument to the Great Fire of London Dining - Chinatown, Covent Garden Museums - Natural History Museum Boats - HMS Belfast, MI5Cutty Sark..." See More

    • Ashley and Ryan R.

      Ashley and Ryan R. said, "...is right across the way and great. Tower Bridge is also in the vicinity, hard to miss. Hyde Park is lovely... Buckingham Palace is alright, if you go during the changing of the guard there are swarms of people which make is..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Must sees/dos for first timer in England in early October

    • Beth R.

      Beth R. said, "...off as you wish at any of the famous sites. The Tower Of London and the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace are must sees for me. There are lots of lovely cities in the UK as well as great Countryside..." See More

    • Sarah E.

      Sarah E. said, "...it) and takes you past the London Eye, the Houses of Parliament, the Tate Modern, Battersea Power Stationand Trafalgar Square and Buckingham Palace are both short walks from the riverside...." See More

  • 2 mentions in On 2-3 days business trip. Things to do/see and street shopping suggestions

    • Simon B.

      Simon B. said, "...of Downing Street where the UK Prime Minister resides, down Birdcage Walk, right and past Horseguards Parade. Then The Mall to Buckingham Palace. Linger awhile and enjoy. Then through Green Park to Piccadilly. The Ritz for tea? Along Piccadilly to Piccadilly..." See More

    • Maria O.

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      Maria O. said, "...Hi Deepak, Is this your first trip to London? If you have already seen the touristy things: Tower Of London Buckingham Palace etc. why not take the time to see some exhibitions that are once-offs - Ai WeiWei exhibition in the Royal..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Itinerary Check

    • Renate F.

      Renate F. said, "...as you like). Sit on the upper level and listen to the tour guide. You'll see many major sites such as Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Parliament Square, Westminster Abbey, the London Eye, the The Shard, St Pauls, the Tower Bridge, and..." See More

    • Eileen M.

      Eileen M. said, "...? Not idea if you have visited a Madame Tussauds in other cities. If not, it's quite enjoyable. I hear the Buckingham Palace is worth checking out too. Unfortunately, I could not enter since it was closed down for the Queen's birthday,..." See More

  • 2 mentions in How can my family make the most of our trip to London?

    • Andrew P.

      Andrew P. said, "...you really want to see otherwise you'll quickly become overwhelmed. The 'picture postcard' event of the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace often goes down well but I'd avoid any west end shopping streets such as Bond, Oxford and Regent street...." See More

    • Maria O.

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      Maria O. said, "...the city - all the popular attractions: Tower Of London, National Gallery, The British Museum, Tate Modern, London Eye, Covent Garden, Buckingham Palace, Oxford St, Regent St, and Bond St, for shopping. Or take in one of the weekend markets like..." See More

  • 2 mentions in 9 hour layover in London! What can the 4 of us do in this time?

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...The sights might look a little bleak, but there's still plenty of history to see like Nelson's Column at Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace Big Ben and the House Of Parliament. If the queues aren't too bad, you could even take a visit..." See More

    • Sarah F.

      Sarah F. said, "...take you past many of the main sights such as Westminster Abbey, Westminster Cathedral, Horse Guards Parade, which is close to Buckingham Palace and St James's Park, Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden, Old Bailey and Saint Paul's Cathedral, which isn't far from Tower..." See More

  • 2 mentions in 4 days in London - Local insights on attractions and restaurants?

    • Valerie S.

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      Valerie S. said, "...I love! :) Day 1 (Day of Arrival) Grab breakfast at Regency Cafe, a classic place for English BreakfastWander around near Buckingham Palace, cross Westminster Bridge, and enjoy a coffee (and unique view) from 2 Love Tea & Coffee House (https://www.facebook.com/2loveteaandcoffeehouse)Walk..." See More

    • Ahmed S.

      Ahmed S. said, "...the cliche (great for couples): - London EyeLondon Eye (giant Ferris wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames - Buckingham Palace Buckingham palace, Westminster Abbey, London Tower & The London Dungeon - Madame Tussauds London Madame Tussaud's wax museum -Hyde..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best itinerary for 3 days in London and 4 days in Paris

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...also have to see Big Ben and the House of Parliament. You can check online when the guard change happens in Buckingham Palace I think it's a nice thing to do with kids. Now off to Paris. Disneyland Paris will be a..." See More

    • Jen D.

      Jen D. said, "...informative--plus your kids will love this place--you can climb very tight spiral staircases), river cruise on the River Thames, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace with St James' Park (they will love all the birds and white pelicans), Big Ben/Parliament Square. That is all..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Where to stay in London that's conveniently located for first timer

    • Erin C.

      Erin C. said, "...the Mayfair House Hotel in Mayfair area. Great location. I didn't need to take a taxi very often. Very close to Buckingham Palace, Hyde Park, shopping, great food, etc. A little more on the cost, but worth being a nice hotel..." See More

    • Terry L.

      Terry L. said, "...close to everything. You should endeavor to stay in the Westminster section of London, this would place you near Hyde Park, Buckingham Palace, House Of Parliament & Big Ben, etc. The London Tube and city buses are everywhere, so you are..." See More

  • 2 mentions in I've got 24hrs, can anyone map it out for the wife and I?

    • Allison B.

      Allison B. said, "...wonderful. You can always try to get reduced price tickets at the TKTS booth in Leicester Square Must sees should include Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, London Eye, Westminster Abbey, or just a walk down the River Thames..." See More

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...the Magna Carta The British Library. If you're into food, I'd recommend a trip to Borough Market. Of course, walking past Buckingham Palace you might catch the Changing of the Guard at around 11.15 am - look it up on Google to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Newcomer to London

    • Sarah M.

      Sarah M. said, "...to the London Aquatics Centre. You could also include the Emirates Air Line across the Thames. You'll want to take in Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square etc. I am sure. Have fun!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Travel from hotel on Bath Road to London Centre

    • Simon B.

      Simon B. said, "...staying! Take the Piccadilly line from any of the above stations to Green Park. From here ....walk. Cross Green Park to Buckingham Palace, down the The Mall to Trafalgar Square, Whitehall, Parliament Square, Westminster Abbey and more. Walk over Westminster bridge..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to stay in London?

    • Damian M.

      Damian M. said, "...everything nearby to walk to, the most attractive places I recommend are near Piccadilly Circus Travel Information Centre. St James's Park Buckingham Palace Big Ben Green Park Bridge St London Eye M&M's World Chinatown Hard Rock Cafe London Good luck! Damian...." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to visit for out first time out of the country?

    • Peter R.

      Peter R. said, "...even get off there if you take the train from the airport. It depens which airport you fly in to London. Buckingham Palace is also worth mentioning...." See More

  • 1 mention in Young, fun area to stay in London for College Grads?

    • Kelly D.

      Kelly D. said, "...that are also local favorites, and Wok To Walk for late-night bites. Also, insider tip: When you set out to see Buckingham Palace, go early in the morning. Get a coffee from a nearby Pret A Manger, and walk toward the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Which neighborhood should we stay in London

    • Georgia T.

      Georgia T. said, "...South Kensington ! - Close to Harrods , Buckingham Palace, Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park . There are some affordable hotels in the area as well. The pubs are quaint and not crowded, you can walk to Oxford Street through the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Gardens in bloom.

    • Ian P.

      Ian P. said, "...it's beautiful and very peaceful. You're right near the much busier Hyde Park and The Serpentine Lido , Green Park , Buckingham Palace, and St James' Park . Kensington has great shopping too. Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Gardens would also be..." See More

  • 1 mention in Four days, two friends, ideas?

    • Emily M.

      Emily M. said, "...could easily fill four days and not see it all! Some of the highlights include Tower Of London, Natural History Museum, Buckingham Palace, The British Museum, National Gallery, Tate Modern, London Eye, The London Dungeon, Madame Tussauds London, Harrods, Shakespeare's Globe,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best budget hotels in London?

    • Michael K.

      Michael K. said, "...from Clapham Junction railway station (trains pretty much every couple of minutes) to Victoria which leaves you within walking distance of Buckingham Palace, Westminster Cathedral, Westminster Abbey. There are many other areas with similar attractions..." See More

  • 1 mention in Free things to do in London?

    • Edward R.

      Edward R. said, "...along the Regent's Canal, see the house boats and back of London Zoo . See the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace, and listen to the weirdos at speakers corner in Hyde Park. Where are you staying, and when...." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the top 5 sights I can't miss in London?

    • Jacey & Scott M.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...I'm a sucker for the royals, so I definitely think if you are there during the time they offer tours of Buckingham Palace you have to go. It is wild! The London Eye gives you the absolute best view of London, I..." See More

  • 1 mention in 9 Hour Layover in London

    • Jessi P.

      Jessi P. said, "...Trafalgar Square with Nelson's Column and the National Gallery, or a right to head along the Mall for a look at Buckingham Palace. Your next stop could be down to Westminster Bridge for views of the Elizabeth Tower (which houses Big..." See More

  • 1 mention in Top ten must see places in Germany, France and UK

    • Megan O.

      Megan O. said, "...if you don't have a lot of time in London. I experienced so much in just one day. I went to Buckingham Palace, London Bridge , Tower Of London , Westminster Abbey , Thames River Boats , Big Ben , Mephisto..." See More

  • 1 mention in Help with an itinerary for 20 days in Europe

    • Emily N.

      Emily N. said, "...Just try to hit one museum (my vote is for either The British Museum or Tate Modern), one government/royal thing ( Buckingham Palace or House of Parliament), one historical site (Churchill War Rooms or Westminster Abbey) and one outdoor spectacle (Big Ben..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best places to explore in London, Paris, Amsterdam, and Switzerland?

    • Lorraine M.

      Lorraine M. said, "...Maritime Museum (also part of the pass) Harrods Food Hall. Hamley's toy store if you have kids. Changing of guard at Buckingham Palace. Hyde Park. New Oxford St shopping. Paris- get the Paris pass-saves heaps, includes metro pass and if you..." See More

  • 1 mention in Any reasonable accommodations?

    • Michael K.

      Michael K. said, "...but relaxed shopping and eating plus it's within walking distance of Clapham Junction station, 2 stops (ten minutes) to Victoria for Buckingham Palace, Westminster Cathedral etc. Feel free to ask more questions!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Help us plan a week in London in May/June

    • colleen n.

      colleen n. said, "...reservations but worth the que, MEAT Liquor , and Sushisamba . You can do all of the normal touristy sights - Buckingham Palace, Tower Of London , Westminster Abbey etc. depending on your interests. FYI all of these are interesting but..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun things to do in London

    • Abby S.

      Abby S. said, "...Make sure you check out the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace, the Churchill War Rooms , the Victoria & Albert Museum, and see a show on at the West End. Feel free to contact me with any questions!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Restaurants/Nightlife/Cultural Landmarks in London this summer

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...arts, the Museum of London and most people like to stop by the The British MuseumYou might have a look at Buckingham Palace which opens just in the summer for visitors and also Houses of Parliament which open in the summer as..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do and where to go in England (london) ?

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...your walking shoes!): Start at Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. Walk through St James's ParkWatch the Changing of the Horse GuardsSee Buckingham Palace Walk through Green ParkVisit Fortnum & Mason (a fancy grocery store (apparently used by the Queen) with restaurants and..." See More

  • 1 mention in 2 week itinerary for London, Spain, and Germany?

    • Molly S.

      Molly S. said, "...The London Eye is a great experience, and it's great to see sights like Big Ben, the House Of Parliament, and Buckingham Palace. If you like art, I'd recommend the Victoria & Albert Museum, Tate Britain, and the Saatchi Gallery to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best free things to do in Wimbledon?

    • Mark R.

      Mark R. said, "...you have your card then you can hop around the city and take in all the sights from Piccadilly Circus to Buckingham Palace (and Green Park) leading up to Hyde Park Corner. Bring your walking shoes and an umbrella (just in case)..." See More

  • 1 mention in If money were no object, where would you go?

    • Cheryl W.

      Cheryl W. said, "...I would spend spend 3 month traveling/hiking in Europe and I would visit Eiffel Tower, The Louvre Buckingham Palace Tower Bridge then go see Big Benthen Culzean Castlethen Edinburghthen off to see Dublinthen off to see the Brusselsthen the Matterhorn then off..." See More

  • 1 mention in 4 days in London 4 days in Venice

    • Polly B.

      Polly B. said, "...see, especially in London! DAY 1 visit the House of Parliament and Westminster Abbey, see the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace, DAY 2 spend the morning walking around Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus and Covent Garden, have lunch before stopping..." See More

  • 1 mention in Need help planning how to visit London, Paris, and Newcastle upon Tyne

    • Sarah M.

      Sarah M. said, "...different view. These will help you to see sights and narrow down what you want to see in more detail, e.g Buckingham Palace, Houses Of Parliament Shop, etc. I love National Gallery and would recommend that. Also popular are Victoria &..." See More

  • 1 mention in Royal watcher in London!!!!

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...customer a flag (I framed mine). The store windows are some of the best (free) ways to get your royal fix. Buckingham Palace –OK, this is a little obvious, but I thought I’d mention it. It’s about $30 to see it and..." See More

  • 1 mention in London on the Cheap

    • colleen n.

      colleen n. said, "...free (there is only a charge to enter and honestly the outside of the buildings are generally the most interesting part): Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square , London Bridge , Westminster Abbey , House Of Parliament , Tower Of London , Olympic..." See More

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