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Things to do

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Things to do on holiday

Maybe you’re the type who likes packing loads of activities into your trip, or maybe you just want to arrange a couple of sights in advance. British Airways offers you the chance to book holiday experiences at the same time as you pick your flights. Discover the best things to do, wherever you go.

Perhaps you’re citybound – well, we’ve got tickets to popular shows and musicals and passes that help you skip the longest lines. We also offer some unique ways to see the sights – join a cycle tour, take a boat trip, or even hop on a train to another country. Simply add any experience to your flight and hotel selection when you book. If you’ve made your own arrangements, you can book a tour with us separately. Get the most out of your holiday with our selection of the best things to do – all over the world.

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Whether you’re looking for adventure on your doorstep or exciting experiences half way across the world, take a look and book the best tickets around.

Best attraction tickets

New York

Empire State Building Observatory

An iconic New York must-see attraction – discover the incredible city skyline from here.

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Burj Khalifa 148th Floor, Dubai - Ticket Only Off Peak

Climb to the top of the most phenomenal modern architectural masterpiece: the Burj Khalifa.

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong Sky100 Observation Deck Admission

Skyrocket up to the 100th floor of Hong Kong’s tallest building in just 60 seconds.

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Park Güell -Early Access

Avoid the crowds in Güell Park and take in the fascinating facts shared by your tour guide.

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New York

Top of the Rock New York

Capture iconic shots looking out over New York City.

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Best UK & European excursions


Barcelona Card with Guidebook - 3 day

Make the most of fantastic discounts and free entry to a number of Barcelona’s best attractions.

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Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow - 0830 departure

Discover a dazzling underground city of salt at this UNESCO-listed attraction.

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A Half Day Tour of Old Istanbul's Highlights - morning 09:00

Visit some of Istanbul's most famous landmarks and admire its stunning architecture.

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Prague - City of a Hundred Spires

Discover striking character and impressive architecture on a tour to see the best of Prague.

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Crypts and Catacombs of Rome

Descend into the Eternal City's underground burial chambers, through long winding catacombs and impressive crypts.

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Best USA excursions

New York

New York Pass - 5 Day Pass

Discover a pass with fabulous flexibility and see your top picks around New York city.

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Kennedy Space Centre Orlando Visitor Complex

Explore the best of NASA at the Kennedy Space Centre, with an out of this world experience.

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San Francisco

Alcatraz and 4 In 1 Tour Hop on Hop Off San Francisco

Visit the famous island of Alcatraz and see the best of San Fran by open-top bus.

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Los Angeles

Open Top LA and Hollywood Star Track Tour from Los Angeles

Get a real taste of the glitz and glamour of Los Angeles and Beverly Hills.

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Boston Whale Watching Cruise

This high-speed catamaran tour will allow you more time to watch the magnificent whales in their natural habitat.

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Best of the rest


RIB Yellow Boats Sightseeing Cruise, Dubai

Cruise along the amazing Palm Jumeirah and enjoy a thrilling 90-minute ride.

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Cape Town

Half Day Table Mountain and City Tour from Cape Town

Discover the wonders of Table Mountain, Cape Town and beyond.

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Nightout Marina Bay - Singapore (minimum 2 passengers)

Take a tour of Marina Bay and end the evening with a birds-eye view of the city from the top of Marina Bay Sand’s Skypark.

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Mystic Sunset Cruise - Antigua

Set sail on a tropical sunset cruise aboard a catamaran.

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Royal Grand Palace and Bangkok Temples - Morning tour

Take in the architectural wonders of the Grand Palace of the kings of Siam and the Wat Pho and Wat Traimit temples.

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Best unique experiences


Golden Circle and Blue Lagoon - 0800 tour

Venture around Iceland’s iconic Golden Circle and feel your senses wow at every moment.

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Dubrovnik Game of Thrones Filming Location Tour

Explore the setting of King’s Landing and treat in the footprints of your favourite characters.

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The Ritual Experience at Sky Lagoon, Reykjavik - 1300 entrance

Enjoy the 7-step spa ritual at the heart of Iceland's newest geothermal experience.

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Gardens By The Bay - Singapore



Auschwitz Birkenau Tour

Take on a tour of Auschwitz and learn about the horrific history of this eerie place.

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Where to go?


Europe simply surpasses itself when it comes to things to do. Each city has an intriguing personality all of its own, creating unique experiences at every turn. We have chosen our top five in each city so you can organise your sightseeing accordingly.


Whether you’re visiting London for a few days or have time to explore further afield, we have chosen our most popular things to do. Our experiences provide a fascinating insight into the history of Britain and Ireland and take you on a journey of discovery.


Our experiences open up a varied choice of things to do in Africa, depending on which city you choose to visit and what grabs your attention – whether that’s of a sightseeing, safari or adrenalin induced nature.

Middle East

Make that trip extra special and book a sightseeing excursion for a taste of what the Middle East has to offer. Book an exhilarating desert safari or go on a cultural heritage tour to gain a true insight.

Far East and Australia

The Far East and Australia has such an incredible variety of experiences to share. The list is long from eco tours to tropical adventures – regardless of which one you choose this really is the best way to explore.

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The gorgeous natural hot springstake you away from the crowdsto a little taste of heaven

Amy Rosoman,  for British Airways

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