Travel and Tourism

Tourism in the UK

These pages sets out some introductory information about tourism opportunities for people coming to Loncon 3.

This will include things that you can do in the vicinity of the convention, and links to help you plan other things to do if you’re taking the opportunity to have a longer holiday.

There are a number of other science fiction and fantasy-related events taking place in the British Isles just before or just after Loncon 3 and these are detailed on this page

If instead you're interested in taking a two-week tour of England and Wales before the convention (organised by Ron and Val Ontell, who have been running similar tours in connection with Worldcons since 1987) you can find more information here.

You might also want to take a tour around London.

Tourist attractions close to ExCeL include:

As you’ll deduce from those links, there’s a wealth of information to explore at the Visit London website and the national tourist information sites:

There’s also some general information available here about hotel accommodation in the UK.