Why BA Holidays?

Plan and book your holiday with British Airways, online or by phone. Enjoy all these great benefits:

  • Combine and save - book your flight + hotel or flight + car rental together for the best deals
  • Choose from a wide range of hotels
  • 24-hour support helpline
  • Low online deposits
  • All holidays booked on ba.com are protected, giving you peace of mind whilst on holiday

Things to do on holiday

Get the most out of your holiday and plan your top list of things to do before you go. We have discovered the must-sees and dos in every destination and offer the best experiences you can book in advance on ba.com.

We have selected the top experiences available from every attraction ticket you’ll ever need to fascinating sightseeing city tours and enthralling musicals. Plan your holiday around your theatre tickets, save time and book a ‘skip the line’ pass or let a ‘hop on, hop off’ bus guide you around. We also offer some unique ways to see the sights – join a cycle tour, take a boat trip and go off the beaten track or even hop on a train to another country. Whatever experience you choose to venture on you’re sure to see the very best each destination has to offer and discover so much more. Simply add any experience to your flight and hotel selections or, if you’ve made your own arrangements, book a sightseeing tour to complement your trip.

Harry Potter Tour.

For Harry Potter fans…

From tours of the movie franchise filming locations to ideally-located hotels, let us provide everything you need for a spellbinding London holiday filled with magic!

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Warner Bros. Studio Tour London.

What to see: Warner Bros. Studio Tour

Wander through Diagon Alley and visit the Great Hall… The Warner Bros. Studio Tour London is a behind-the-scenes walking tour featuring authentic sets, costumes and props from the Harry Potter film series. Discover the secrets behind the films’ incredible visual effects and even try out the green-screen technology used, for yourself.

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Amba Hotel Charing Cross.

Where else to stay: the best of the rest

Our recommended hotels for Harry Potter lovers:

Stay close to the entrance to the Leaky Cauldron™ in the newly refurbished Amba Hotel Charing Cross or keep an eye out for Death Eaters™ flying over Millennium Bridge from the Grange Hotel St Pauls.

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Platform 9 3/4

Where to go: complete your Harry Potter experience

If you’re passing through London’s central King’s Cross station, be sure to stop at ‘Platform 9 3/4’ for an unmissable photo opportunity by the commemorative luggage trolley that can be seen disappearing into the wall.

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Things to do in London.

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London Warner Bros. Studio Tour London Search now

The London Dungeon

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Orlando 3Park Seaworld Aquatica And Busch Gardens Ticket Search now
New York Empire State Building Tickets - Obeservatory and Optional Skip the Line Tickets Search now
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New York New York City Hopon Hopoff Tour Ellis Island Ferry Ticket And Top Of The Rock Or Empire State Building Search now
New York Manhattan Sky Tour New York Helicopter Flight Search now
London 2 Day London Sightseeing Pass Search now
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London The View From The Shard Select Tour 311 Search now

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Paris Luxury Paris Day Trip With Champagne Lunch Standard Class Tour 29 Search now
London Windsor Stonehenge And Oxford  Select Tour 65 Search now
London Phantom Of The Opera Search now
London We Will Rock You Search now
London Miss Saigon Search now
Big Bus Tour in London.

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New York Top Of The Rock Observation Deck New York Search now
London Big Bus Sightseeing Tour Search now
London Afternoon London Tour 2 Search now
London Harry Potter Walking Tour Of London Search now
Miami Miami Combo Tour City Sightseeing Biscayne Bay Cruise And Everglades Airboat Ride Search now

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London and UK

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.

Boating in Vancouver.

North America

Whether you’re travelling with your family or as a couple we have so many fun things to do in North America. Find the best theme park tickets and see our top experiences listed in our travel guides.

Gondola in Venice.


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.

People Snorkeling in the Caribbean.

Caribbean and South America

As tempting as it might be to just lie on the beach or lounge by the pool there are so many things to do in the Caribbean. Book an experience and explore the incredible natural beauty surrounding you. 

Middle East.

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.

Lady in traditional Japanese costume.

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.

Hot air balloon.


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.

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