The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Island, afloat on Atlantic Ocean, is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe. The UK ranks sixth in the list of the most visited destinations, attracting more than thirty million overseas tourists every year. The three reasons why visitors keep flocking this country all round the year are simple- UK’s glorious history, its rich culture and the well-preserved heritage. From historical to contemporary, the UK presents to your some of the most fascinating destinations you will ever come across.
Referring to the United Kingdom Tours and not mentioning museums will be a gross injustice. Here’s a fact that will fall pleasing on your ears- In the list of UK’s top ten visitor attractions, museums occupy eight positions, something that narrates the success story of history, culture and heritage of this great country. London, the capital city, happens to be the most visited city in the UK, followed by Manchester.
There is something in the offering for people with different tastes and inclinations. There is city of Bath, preserving the remnants of Roman architecture in England; there is St Paul's Cathedral, the most visited religious building in London; then there is British Museum, Stonehenge, a World Heritage Site in Wiltshire, Wembley Stadium, the most expensive stadium ever built, the historic 'Old Portsmouth', Durham Cathedral, a World Heritage Site and much more.
Ecotourism is not far behind. The United Kingdom is the house to some of the most beautiful, natural environments across the globe. Eden Project in Cornwall enjoys the distinction of being world’s largest greenhouse; similarly there are names such as Lake District, Peak District, Jurassic Coast, New Forest, and many others that have kept beauty of nature preserved in the United Kingdom.