Sightseeing in London

Get your camera ready. All the main attractions, according to local Airbnb hosts.

Locals’ favourite places

1. Broadway Market
Broadway Market
867local recommendations
Karina says “For east London’s fashionably attired food-lovers, there's no better Saturday destination than Broad...” ·
2. Westminster Abbey
210local recommendations
Victoria says “Westminster Abbey is in the heart of London - next to Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. Closest ...” ·
3. Brick Lane
Brick Ln
438local recommendations
Renier says “Famous for its many Bangladeshi restaurants, the only place to dare anything from a hot and spicy Vi...” ·
4. Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge
495local recommendations
Naomi & David
Naomi & David says “Coming to London and not seeing Tower Bridge would be like going to Italy and not eating gelato and ...” ·
5. Coca-Cola London Eye
586local recommendations
The London Residents Club
The London Residents Club says “Despite what you may have heard about London fog, often the skies are clear and blue and the giant w...” ·
6. Portobello Road
Portobello Rd
263local recommendations
Julia says “Portobello Road has been a market since the 1800s but became particularly famous for its antiques in...” ·
7. Greenwich Park
257local recommendations
Dennis says “Greenwich Park, home of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), the Royal Observatory, National Maritime Museum, ...” ·
8. Buckingham Palace
499local recommendations
The London Residents Club
The London Residents Club says “Buckingham Palace is the London residence and administrative headquarters of the reigning monarch of...” ·
9. Tower of London
486local recommendations
Naomi & David
Naomi & David says “One of many historic Royal palaces to be found in London the Tower of London offers lots in the way ...” ·
10. Big Ben
409local recommendations
Dennis says “Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminste...” ·
11. Oxford Street
Oxford St
197local recommendations
Leon says “The heart of London shopping, bustling Oxford Street has more than 300 shops, designer outlets and l...” ·
12. St. Paul's Cathedral
339local recommendations
Scott says “You may enjoy just seeing it from outside, but a paid tour is available. St Paul's Cathedral is an ...” ·
13. Canary Wharf
271local recommendations
Bella says “A beautiful and modern part of London, Canary Wharf’s iconic skyline is an integral part of the land...” ·
14. BFI Southbank
Belvedere Rd
59local recommendations
15. The Shard
32 London Bridge St
337local recommendations
Skyfall says “At height of up to 800ft or 244m, the Western Europe’s tallest building offers a spectacular view ov...” ·
16. Shoreditch High Street
Shoreditch High St
166local recommendations
Sandra And Gonçalo
Sandra And Gonçalo says “Shoreditch is THE place to go for London's alternative hipster scene. Many bars, restaurants and sma...” ·
17. King's Road
King's Rd
146local recommendations
David says “The King's Road stretches almost two miles from outside Avalon Road in Fulham all the way down to Sl...” ·
18. Shoreditch
200local recommendations
Tsipora says “- on Sunday there is Colombia flower market near hoxton - have brunch and walk around Shoreditch and...” ·
19. Covent Garden
285local recommendations
Joonee says “Enjoy a wide range of shopping, theatre, bars, restaurants, hotels, and culture in Central London's ...” ·
20. Upper Street
Upper St
141local recommendations
Julianne says “Walk from Highbury station to The Angel station along Upper Street. It's an incredible place with so...” ·
21. Camden Passage
Camden Passage
127local recommendations
Julia says “Feels like walking through Dickensian London. Nestled behind the always-humming Upper Street you’ll ...” ·
22. Soho
187local recommendations
Sophia says “Here has some great restaurants, bars and clubs. Amongst them are: Restaurants: MASH (Steak house) ...” ·
23. Camden Town
194local recommendations
Dennis says “The moment you step outside the tube station, Camden attacks the senses...Come to Camden for the atm...” ·
24. Old Street
46local recommendations
Kyle says “Zone 1 - Northern Line (black line) - takes you to Camden, Kings Cross, Bank, London Bridge, Clapham...” ·
25. Parliament Hill Viewpoint
45local recommendations
Bella says “Parliament Hill is a famous hill in Hampstead Heath, which is 98 metres (322 ft) high, is notable fo...” ·
26. Piccadilly Circus
Piccadilly Circus
105local recommendations
Javier says “Piccadilly Circus is a road junction and public space of London's West End in the City of Westminste...” ·
27. Southbank Centre
Belvedere Rd
213local recommendations
Dennis says “The Southbank Centre is a riverside titan of arts and entertainment and is one of the most attractiv...” ·
28. Stoke Newington Church Street
Stoke Newington Church St
117local recommendations
Leena says “Very arty area.Pop into the local Whole Foods for your organic treats! Church Street is never dull, ...” ·
29. Little Venice
Maida Ave
150local recommendations
Sole says “Just north of Paddington lies Little Venice. This picturesque pool of water where the Grand Union an...” ·
30. Royal Observatory Greenwich
Blackheath Ave
207local recommendations
André says “Visit the Royal Observatory Greenwich to stand on the historic Prime Meridian of the World, see the ...” ·