iVenture Card

iVenture Card London

London is a city full of tourist attractions that can't be missed.

To make your visit more enjoyable, we're giving you an iVentureCard activity for free buying a 48h ticket.

This activity could be getting to know one of London's most famous monuments or enjoying a special meal. You can select the activity you want from those shown below.

You will receive your iVentureCard when you board the bus and show your voucher.

ATTRACTIONS

Arsenal Football Club Stadium Tour

Arsenal stadium

Experience the new Emirates Stadium Tour - Hear it from Heroes. See it for yourself with a self-guided tour and museum entrance.

  • Special Requirements: No tours on Matchdays or from 1pm the day before a European fixture. Please note that Stadium Tours will not be running from Sunday 24th May until Sunday 31st May due to events taking place within the Stadium. The Museum will be open as normal from 10.30 until 18.00 during this period.

Handel and Hendrix House - Single Ticket

Handel and Hendrix House

Separated by a wall and 200 years are the homes of two musicians who chose London and changed music. Handel House at 25 Brook Street is dedicated to celebrating the great composer with a rich program of live music, events and exhibitions. Jimi Hendrix’s flat next door was the one true place he called home. From Baroque to rock – don’t miss this hidden jewel in the heart of Mayfair that inspires music lovers of all generations.

  • Address : 25 Brook Street, Mayfair, London W1K 4HB
  • Phone : 0207 795 1685
  • Hours : 11:00 am - 6:00 pm Mon - Sat, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Saturdays. Last admission is 5:00 pm

Jack The Ripper Museum - Single Ticket

Jack The Ripper Museum

The museum is a dedicated to the history of the East London in the 1880’s providing a serious examination of the crimes of Jack the Ripper within the social context of the period. For the first time it tells the story of the man known as ‘Jack the Ripper’ from the perspective of six of the women who were his victims.

  • Address : 12 Cable Street, London E1 8JG
  • Phone : 0207 488 9811
  • Hours : Daily from 9:30am - 6:30p

Jack The Ripper Walking Tour - Single Ticket

Jack The Ripper Walking Tour

Learn the dark and terrible secrets of Jack the Ripper – the world’s most famous serial killer – who terrified London during the “Autumn of Terror” during this 2 hour tour. Walk the same streets and even visit the sites of some of this country's most shocking events.

  • Meet : Outside main exit of Tower Hill Station 
  • Phone : 07900 186 476
  • Hours : 3pm, Wednesday to Sunday* Meet outside main exit of Tower Hill Station

*Please email at least 2 hours prior to confirm availability: info@beardandbald.com

London Bridge Experience

London Bridge Experience

Become part of London's gruesome history and travel back in time to an age of adventure, uncovering the dark secrets that lie beneath the worlds most famous and haunted bridge. Laugh, scream and cheer your way through 2000 years of history. You will SEE, HEAR and even SMELL what London Bridge was like throughout the ages.

  • Mon-Fri: Doors: 10am-5pm  Shows: 10.30am-5pm                                                        
  • Sat-Sund: Doors: 9.30am-6pm  Shows: 10am-6pm                                                                      

*Summer opening times vary

London Landmarks Bike Tour - Single Ticket

London Landmarks Bike Tour

Get ready for an entertaining, small group guided bike tour of London and discover London like you have never seen it before. Riding a classic English bicycle you will cycle along the quiet back streets of Westminster and Royal London with frequent stops to soak up the atmosphere. Whether you are a local, or a visitor to London, you will find the Landmarks tour informative and fun with amazing facts and stories from your local Tally Ho guide.

  • Meet : The Walrus Bar, 172 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7RW
  • Phone : 0203 488 0297
  • Hours : Daily at 10:00 am & Monday, Wednesday, Thursday  and Sunday at 2:00pm

Old City Bike Tour - Single Ticket

Old City Bike Tour

Explore the old streets of the City of London and the East End with its melting pot of history, cultures, street art, and industry. Discover hidden inner city canals, old shipping docks, an ancient Roman wall, Harry Potter film locations, ride over iconic Tower Bridge, and much more! Along the way we stop for a pint of traditional ale in the oldest Thames riverside pub in London. Hear tales of sailors and smugglers from your guide and see the noose where pirates met a grizzly end!

  • Meet : The Walrus Bar, 172 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7RW
  • Phone : 0203 488 0297
  • Hours : Daily at 10:00 am & Monday, Wednesday, Thursday  and Sunday at 2:00pm

Ripley’s Believe it or not!

Ripley’s Believe it or not!

Step inside a world where the bizarre and the unbelievable come to life and amazement is waiting around every corner– whether it’s an actual chunk of the Berlin Wall, or our Amazonian shrunken heads; a knitted Ferrari or a chewing gum sculpture, at Ripley’s there are mind-boggling wonders for even the wildest imagination. If it’s truly unbelievable, it’s in here!

  • Opening times: Every day: 10.00–midnight. Last admission at 22.30h
  • Address: The London Pavilion, 1 Piccadilly Circus, London W1J 0DA

Royal London Walking Tour - Single Ticket

Royal London Walking Tour

See Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Parliament, St James Palace, Downing Street and more on this two hour tour. Discover funny and amazing tales about Britain’s most legendary figures including Winston Churchill, Guy Fawkes, Henry VIII and the Royal Family.

  • Meet : Outside exit 4 of Westminster Station
  • Phone : 07900 186 476
  • Hours : 11am, Wednesday to Sunday* Meet outside EXIT 4 of Westminster Station

*Please email at least 2 hours prior to confirm availability: info@beardandbald.com

Saturday Night Disco Party Cruise - Single Ticket

Saturday Night Disco Party Cruise

Dance the night away on this spectacular disco cruise! Listen to the DJ and club classics whilst having a drink at the bar. Cash Bar on board. No drinks / food included. 18+ only. Please book in advance at Thames Cruises to avoid disappointment especially over high season. Close out dates may occur over festive and bank holidays.

  • Pick up : Thames Cruises, Westminster Pier, Victoria Embankment, London
  • Phone : 0207 928 9009
  • Times : Boarding Westminster Pier at 7:30pm. Departs 8:00pm. Returns 12:00am Saturdays only

See London by night

London by night

Ever wondered what London By Night would look like? Well in a word, stunning! And to See London by Night on our yellow open top double decker bus is really a ‘must see and do’ while you are in London. Our open top tour bus will take you to See London By Night featuring the floodlit sights of the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, The London Eye, Piccadilly, Trafalgar Square, Harrods and many more.

  • Adress and opening times: Tour departures are at 19.30 and 21.20 from our Green Park stop next to the Ritz hotel on Piccadilly. We do not operate Christmas Day or New Year’s eve.

St Paul ’s Cathedral

Saint Paul cathedral

Experience the whole of St Paul’s Cathedral: from the Crypt with its memorials and monuments, including the tombs of Lord Nelson and the Duke of Wellington, through the glories of the cleaned and restored Cathedral up to the Whispering Gallery and on to the heights of the golden Gallery above the Dome with its panoramic views of the capital. St Paul’s with its world-famous dome is an iconic feature of the London skyline, but there is so much more to Sir Christopher Wren’s masterpiece than its impressive façade.

  • Special Requirements: Last tickets are sold at 4pm and the cathedral closes for sightseeing at 4.30pm. On Sunday the cathedral is open for worship only and there is no sightseeing.
  • Opening Times: Sightseeing hours MonSat: 8:30am-4pm

Sundowner and River Lights Cruise - Single Ticket

Sundowner and River Lights Cruise

What better way to end the day by seeing London’s glittering riverside landmarks! Join this evening cruise and see the magnificent sights as you enjoy a glass of bubbly and delicious canapes whilst listening to live music. It’s a great way to see London by night, meet new friends and spend a relaxing evening. Duration: 2 hours. Adults 18+ only. No children permitted. Please book in advance at the City Cruises Ticket Office at the pier to avoid disappointment especially over high season.

  • Pick Up : Departs from Westminster Pier at 6:30 pm
  • Phone : 0207 740 0400
  • Times : 01Oct - 31Mar: Thursday - Sunday excluding 19Dec - 04Jan. 01Apr - 30Sep: Wed - Sun. Please arrive 15 mins earlier to board

Thames Clipper River Cruise

Thames clippers

The all-day travel pass offers unlimited access to the River Thames from 9am until the end of the day. It’s your link to London’s best attractions You can hop on and hop off at any one of 15 London piers. It’s the fastest and more frequent way to explore London’s famous river, with departures on high speed catamarans every 20 minutes.

  • Special Requirements: Check timetable for latest times: thamesclippers.com
  • Address: Start your journey along the Thames at either: Embankment Pier, London Bridge Pier or Tower Pier

Enjoy unlimited access to 15 piers across the route. Opening Times: Boats depart every 20 minutes throughout the day, from 9am until 11pm. Check timetable for latest times: www.thamesclippers.com

Thames Cruise Westminster to Greenwich - Sightseeing Cruise

Thames Cruise Westminster to Greenwich

Take in London’s magical landmarks with a wonderful narrated river cruise on the River Thames. See spectacular riverside views as you travel to the Tower of London (St.Katharine’s) or Greenwich. Hop off at Greenwich to see the famous tea clipper, the Cutty Sark, the Royal Naval College and the famous Observatory. You will leave the cruise with lots of treasured memories!

Services do not run from 24-26 Dec and 01 Jan. Please check website www.thamesriverservices.co.uk/timetable.cfm as sailings may change seasonally. Please take your card to the Thames River Services kiosk at Westminster Pier or St Katharine’s Pier (Outside the Tower Hotel next to Tower of London)

  • Pick UP : Thames River Services, Westminster Pier, Victoria Embankment, London 
  • Phone : 0207 930 4097
  • Times : Winter: 02 Nov - 20 Mar Sailings operate daily from Westminster Pier from 10:20am every 30 minutes. Last sailing: 3:30pm (last sailing 3:00pm Jan and Feb) From Greenwich Pier via St Katherine’s Pier operates daily from 11:20am to 4:30pm (last sailing 4:00pm in Jan and Feb) Summer 30Mar - 01Nov. Sailings operate daily from Westminster Pier from 1000 every 30 minutes. Last sailing: 5:00pm (5:00pm sailing runs in Jun, Jul and Aug only.) From St Katherine’s Pier operate daily from 10:20am every 30 minutes until last sailing at 4:00pm (4:50pm & 5:20pm in Jun, Jul and Aug) From Greenwich Pier operates daily from 11:00am every 30 minutes until last sailing at 5:00pm (5:30pm & 6:00pm in Jun, Jul and Aug)

Thames Jet boat ride

Thames Jet boat ride

The only jetboat ride on the river stops harder, turns tighter and nothing’s faster. There may be other fast boats on the Thames, but only our boats are jet powered. And why that’s important to you is that this means our military grade boats are more maneuverable (yes ours are built to the same specification as those used by the military and police). During the 50 minutes that you’ll never forget, our experienced skippers will give you the aquabatic ride of your life as we speed to Thames Barrier and back. But before we do, there’s some serious sightseeing to be done too.

  • Special requirements: Valid for a Thamesrush ticket.
  • Adress: Westminster Pier, next to Big Ben
  • Opening times: check at www.thamesjet.com

Please visit City Cruises at Westminster Pier to check availability and make your booking.

The Ghost Bus Tour - Single Ticket

The Ghost Bus Tour

The Ghost Bus Tour is a theatrical sightseeing tour aboard a classic Routemaster bus. On board actors and technical trickery combine to create the most entertaining tour in town! A creepy conductor will provide the commentary for this comedy horror sightseeing show. The perfect spooky experience you’ll never forget! Present your iVenture Card at pickup point for admission. Please book in advance to avoid disappointment.

  • Pick Up : Outside the Grand at Trafalgar Square Hotel, Northumberland Av.
  • Phone : 0844 5678 666
  • Hours : Hours Sun-Thu 7:30pm and 9pm. Friday: 6pm,7,30pm and 9pm, Sat: 6pm,7,30pm,7.45pm, 9pm and 9.15 pm
  • Duration: 1hr 15 mins. Does not operate 24 - 26 Dec, 31Dec & 01Jan, Please arrive at least 15 mins prior to departure time.

The Globe Theatre

The Globe Theatre

Shakespeare's Globe is a faithful reconstruction of the open-air playhouse first built in 1599, where Shakespeare worked and for which he wrote many of his greatest plays. Shakespeare's Globe Tour and Exhibition is open all year round and is the world's only permanent exhibition dedicated to Shakespeare's theatrical career. Based under the Globe Theatre, the Exhibition brings Shakespeare's world to life using interactive displays and live demonstrations.

  • 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London SE1 9DT
  • Exhibition   Daily: 9.00am – 5.30pm                                          

Globe Theatre Tours

  • Monday 9.30am-12.30pm                         
  • Tuesday-Saturday 9.30am 12.30pm                    
  • Sunday 9.30am-11.30am                                                 
  • Tours depart every 30 minutes. These times apply until 18 October 2015. All opening times are subject to change.

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum - Single Entry

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum

Experience the history and traditions of this world famous Tennis tournament. Get up close to the Championship trophies, see the tennis fashion from the Victorian period and learn how the Championships have developed since 1877. The 3D film, interactive displays and John McEnroe ‘ghost’ will inspire all tennis fans. Museum admission may not be available over the Championships - please check www.wimbledon.com for information.

  • Address : All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Church Road, Wimbledon
  • Phone : 0208 946 6131
  • Hours : Daily 10:00am - 5:00pm (last entry 4:30pm) Closed: 24 - 26 Dec, 01 Jan,25 Jun, 11,12 July

RESTAURANTS

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co

The Bubba Gump Shrimp Co is a restaurant inspired by the 1994 film Forrest Gump. Already a much loved icon in America, the London restaurant Is the first to make the leap acorss the pond! The restaurant is seconds from Piccadilly Circus and the heart of theatreland.

  • Sample Menu: Side house Salad; Mama’s hearty vegetable minestrone soup; All American Hamburger or Cheeseburger; Veggie Burger; Mama’s Blue Southern Fried Shrimp; Bubba’s Classic Chicken Salad; Captain’s Fish & Chips; Ice cream; Chocolate Fudge Cake
  • Address: 13 Coventry Street  London W1
  • Phone: 0203 763 5288
  • Opening Times: daily 11am – 3pm 

Caffe Concerto - Afternoon Tea

Caffé Concerto

Enjoy the elegant surroundings as you indulge in the quintessential British pastime of afternoon tea at Caffé Concerto at any of our 4 convenient locations. Your delicious afternoon tea menu includes an assortment of freshly made sandwiches and freshly baked scones with cream and strawberry jam, assorted cakes with choice of freshly brewed tea.

Locations:

  • Caffé Concerto Piccadilly: 29-31 Piccadilly, London W1J OLT. Tel: 0207 494 6844. Nearest tube: Piccadilly Circus
  • Caffé Concerto Northumberland Avenue: 4-5 Northumberland Ave, London WC2N 5BW. Tel: 0207 494 9750. Nearest tube: Charing Cross
  • Caffé Concerto Leicester Square: 17-19 Irving Street, London WC2H 7AT. Tel: 0207 494 6857. Nearest tube: Leicester Square
  • Caffé Concerto Whitehall: 43 Whitehall, London SW1A 2BX. Tel: 0207 494 6846. Nearest tube: Charing Cross

Hard Rock Cafe

Hard Rock Cafe

Discover the place known for its authentic dining and world class entertainment when you visit Hard Rock Cafe London.  Standing on Park Lane since June 14th 1971 and proudly boasting a Mayfair neighbourhood address, Hard Rock Café was the first café where the classes mingled.  After a delicious meal of American fare, take a stroll through musical history with iconic pieces of musical memorabilia you can only find at Hard Rock London.

  • Sample Menu: Hard Rock Burger; Hard Rock Cheeseburger; Veggie Burger; Honey Mustard Chicken Sandwich; Chicken Caesar Salad; Twisted mac, Chicken and Cheese Pasta; Local special -Regional traditional dish; Signature Ice Cream; Choice of Beverage – Soft drink, coffee or tea 
  • Address: 150 Old Park Lane, London W1
  • Phone: 0207 514 1700
  • Opening Times: Mon – Thu 11.30am – 12,30pm and Friday 11.30AM – 5.30PM

Planet Hollywood

Planet Hollywood

Eat, Drink and Feel Famous at Planet Hollywood, Central London’s Must Experience Restaurant. With movie memorabilia on display and an irresistible set 3 course menu, Planet Hollywood London is one of the trendiest West End restaurants. Two minutes from Piccadilly Circus and close to Leicester Square Planet Hollywood London is ideally located for sightseeing and theatreland. There’s also a bar and shop with a variety of branded souvenirs.

  • Sample Menu: A menu to choose from will be provided upon arrival with all extras being settled directly with the restaurant. All menus are sample and subject to change.
  • Address: 57-60 Haymarket, London SW1Y 4QX, UK
  • Opening Times: Sunday - Monday. Lunch available from 12pm-3pm

Tattershall Castle

Tattershall Castle

Tattershall Castle is a 1930’s paddle steamer permanently moored at Victoria Embankment.  It is a floating restaurant serving British food with fantastic views of Big Ben, London Eye and the South Bank.

  • 2 course sample menu plus drink: Torn Mozzarella and Tomato salad served with fresh Basil and croutons/Freshly made Soup of the day/Chilli tempura battered Chicken strips; Fish and Chips/Chicken breast stuffed with mushrooms, wrapped in bacon and smothered in pepper sauce, served with thick cut chips/Vegetarian Risotto; Ice Cream/Crème Brulee/Chocolate Profiteroles; glass of wine, half of beer or soft drink.
  • Address: Victoria Embankment London SW1
  • Phone: 0207 839 6548
  • Opening Times: Sun – Fri 12pm - 5pm and Sat 12pm - 5pm 

The Medieval Banquet - 4 course dinner banquet

The Medieval Banquet - 4 course dinner banquet

Join Kind Henry VIII at his royal banquet and be part of 1,000 years history. Transport yourself back in time to the days of knights, jesters, acrobats, kings and queens where you will be the royal guest at this fascinating authentic venue.   Shout for your wench or dance with a lord in this 21st century interactive theatrical experience.  All this is set at the historic St Katharine Docks where you can enjoy a 4 course feast with ale and wine, get into the spirit of medieval times and the dance the night away!

  • Address : Ivory House, St Katherine Docks, E1W 1BP (by the Tower of London)
  • Phone : 0207 480 5353
  • Hours: Wed-Thur evening 7:45pm – 10:00pm.  Sun evening 6:00 pm – 10:15pm.  Doors open 30 minutes prior.  Fri-Sat evening subject to availability, supplement of £20.00 applies which is to be paid directly to the restaurant

THEATRE

Make sure you see a top West End show whilst in London! Theatre People have a fantastic selection of last minute show tickets to make this an unmissable experience in the capital! Your theatre pass gives you the opportunity to see an array of must-see shows at over 42 theatres in the heart of Theatreland. The selection of shows available to London iVenture Card holders is published monthly. Visit London.iventurecard.com for up to date details.

Please note:

Entry to a show is based on availability at time of redemption. Once you have purchased your iVenture Card you may redeem your ticket and book your show at Leicester Square location on the day of the show or anytime up to 7 days in advance of the show. All shows and seats are subject to availability which may be limited during half term, holidays, peak seasons and weekends. Some restrictions may apply during such periods. 

Please visit: Encore Tickets/Theatre People 

Leicester Square Underground Station

Charing Cross Road 

London WC2H 0AP