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Acton Vacation Packages
Acton Vacation Packages
Great choice. From this suburb you can head out and explore London, the national capital. This bustling city boasts a population of approximately 7,600,000 people, so be prepared to make some new friends! Acton is just 8 miles east of Heathrow Airport. If you're heading to Acton from the center of London, you'll need to go 6 miles to the west.
When you're settled in, it's time to visit a few nearby hotspots. Start at Benjamin Franklin House or Russell Square. If you have lots of time on your hands, try out Victoria Tower and The British Museum. Another thought is to head over to a surrounding area, such as West Acton or East Acton.
From here, it's about 6 miles to one of the city's most popular landmarks, Big Ben.
Make sure you spend some time at Tower Bridge and London City Hall while you're in the city center. You should also investigate The Gherkin and Royal Exchange.
Really let your hair down at Hyde Park Stables, Kensington Roof Gardens, Grosvenor Casino Gloucester Road and Fuller’s Griffin Brewery. They're ideal sites for those traveling without children.
A few terrific cultural places are just waiting for you. Start off at Pitzhanger Manor House and Gallery, Judith Clark Costume Gallery, Joe Strummer Mural and Serpentine Sackler Gallery.
Wandering through a museum is a nice way to escape bad weather. Don't forget to check for group and self-guided tours at Victoria and Albert Museum, London Science Museum, Kensington Palace and Design Museum.
Scan the schedule at Royal Albert Hall, Hammersmith Apollo, The Tricycle Theatre and Electric Cinema. If any shows jump out at you, buy tickets right away.
There are no excuses to let your golf game slide. Make tracks to Brent Valley Golf Course and Dukes Meadows for challenging fairways and fast greens.
For family-orientated destinations, make your way to Electric Cinema and Dana Centre.
Go outside and take a deep breath of the clean air at one of the nature areas, including Italian Gardens, Serpentine Lake, Regents Canal and Wildlife Garden.
Grab your hiking shoes and walk through the nearby natural reserves, including Lammas Park, London Wetland Centre and Royal Botanic Gardens.
Stroll under the trees, get lost in a good book and listen to the birdsong at Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, Holland Park and Hurlingham Park.
For some retail therapy, visit Whiteleys Shopping Centre, Westfield London Shopping Centre, Broadway Shopping Centre and Ealing Broadway Shopping Center. Go for a walk and see what's available.
Imperial College London, Abbey Road Studios, Albert Memorial and Kensington Palace are sure to impress travelers with an interest in history. Do a little research before, so you can fully experience these significant sites.
The spiritual places, such as Swaminarayan Hindu Temple, Shree Sanatan Hindu Mandir, St George's Campden Hill and Church of Saint Mary, give you the chance to ponder in a peaceful setting.
Sing and yell while you watch the Brentford F.C. in their home stadium, Griffin Park Stadium. Inquire about a tour of the stadium and you'll be able to walk through the inner workings.