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3 Great Things to Do in London during Autumn 2012

Great things to do in London

3 ideas on what to do in London in autumn

Autumn is a great season to be in London. Even though it begins to get cooler and days become shorter, there are still plenty of great things to do in London and activities you can enjoy around the town.

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Londoner’s are spoiled for choice of cultural events, shows and exhibitions. Here are just a few of the activities you can enjoy in London during this season.


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Exhibitions are a great way to spend time learning something new…

whatever the weather. However, in autumn it is even more so as it allows you to be indoors so you can enjoy your exhibition visit no matter what the external weather conditions are.
Some of the noteworthy exhibitions taking place during the month of September are:

As you may already know, London also offers a wide choice of activities that cost absolutely nothing and exhibitions are no exception to this. You may be interested in checking out the following art exhibitions, all of which are completely free:


Horse-riding in Hyde Park

Riding a horse is considered to be one of the most invigorating activities you can experience in your life. When you add the picturesque surroundings of Hyde Park with its colourful trees displaying all possible shades of red, yellow and green everywhere, then this truly becomes a memorable experience.
There is more than 5 miles of bridleways made for riding through the park and along the Serpentine Lake. As a bonus, you can also get a photograph of yourself in the stables after your return as a way to capture your memories.


London Eye and Thames Cruise for Two

Autumn is a truly picturesque season in any city, but particularly, it seems in London, which, with its unique landmarks, really stand out during this time of year. Why not indulge in sight-seeing with a trip on the London Eye and Thames Cruise for Two?
Throughout the day you will experience seeing London at an incredible 135 metres above the River Thames on the London Eye, with views stretching as far as 25 miles away. You will then see the capital from a completely different perspective as you enjoy observing London’s vivacious autumn colours from a 30 minute cruise on the River Thames.

There are plenty of outstanding landmarks in London and the London Eye is certainly one of them. Especially in autumn season you can make most of it with the great view covering the entire city. London is one of those cities that seem to come alive at dusk and a ride on the London Eye gives you an unparalleled view to enjoy this to the fullest.
From the height of 135 m and with visibility of up to 25 miles you will see all unique landmarks that London has on offer. Combine this with lovely autumn colours – is there anything more serene?
Yes, there is actually – The Thames Cruise for Two takes you through the river which you can enjoy in the company of a loved one.


Share your experience

How do you spend your fee time in London? Which places did you visit on your trip to London? If you are a Londoner, what are your favourites? Share your ideas in comments!


Find more capital’s attractions in these articles:

– Free London Attractions – Art Galleries
– Free London Attractions – Museums

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