There are many sites and attractions to see near London Heathrow Airport, whether you’re just arriving, or are departing the next day. You can visit Thorpe Park, O2 Arena, and Legoland.
Thorpe Park is a theme park for the entire family in Surrey, England. This park has been constructed to resemble an island and was built in the 1970s. It’s also one of the major theme parks in the UK today.
Some of the most exciting attractions are the Tidal Wave water ride and Derren Brown’s Ghost Train. This is where you’ll find the re-themed roller coaster ride based on The Walking Dead TV series.
There are seven different roller coasters in the park, and most offer death-defying fun. For the less adventurous, there are several flat rides for just the family and about five different water rides. Besides the rides, there are attractions such as the Angry Birds 4D Experience, a themed maze called “I’m A Celebrity Get Me Here! Jungle Maze”, and the Amity Beach where you can rest and relax after an exciting day.
The O2 Arena was built as a large entertainment complex in Greenwich, England. This is where the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics were held. Today, there is a wide range of games and entertainment held in this vast stadium that holds a capacity of 20,000 people.
The arena has been host to big-name acts over the years, including Prince, Fleetwood Mac, and has hosted sporting games such as the ATP World Tour Finals.
The O2 Arena is one of the most popular and well-attended arenas in the entire world. If your stop is in London, view tickets online to see if you get to buy some of the highly coveted event tickets.
Legoland is owned by the same group as Thorpe Park and is located in Windsor. The theme park opened in 1996 and market the park to children under 11. However, many adults are also fascinated by the buildings and other construction in the park.
The park also includes roller coasters for everyone, as well as many rides only for younger children. In the park, you’ll find MiniLand, which is a model village built entirely of Lego blocks and pieces. Here in the park are also world-famous landmarks from around the world. It’s estimated that there are millions of Lego bricks in the park.
Besides MiniLand, you can hope to see interactive musical instruments, Lego Mindstorms for younger learning, Duplo Gardens for young kids, My Town, Wild Woods, and Knights’ Kingdom.
Budget Hotel Heathrow Airport
After a long day of visiting many sights, you can stay at the Moxy Hotel London Heathrow. The budget hotel Moxy has all the amenities to provide a nice and restful stay. You’ll appreciate the hotel London airport location and how this budget hotel will allow you to stay overnight in comfort.