The Palace of Westminster, Big Ban and river Thames taken from the south bank of the river. © London and Partners/Jon Reid

Visiting London for the first time

If you're visiting London for the first time, here are some top tips to make your first trip safe, easy and, most of all, fun! Take a look at these top recommendations for London's best attractions, sightseeing, events, things to do, travel tips and more.

1. Experience traditional London

2. Explore the city