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Located at the junction of five busy streets, this famous London landmark blazes with neon displays, which serve as a colorful backdrop to a bronze fountain topped by a figure of a winged archer.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Piccadilly Circus, London W1J 9HS, England
St. James's
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Piccadilly Circus is one of the most famous spots in London, but let´s face it, during daytime it's not that much. In the evening, however, it's a very different thing. The lights and the huge signs really bring the plaza to life. Of course there...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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It is definitely a must all the lights all the screens it’s like you are in a different world it’s very very busy and crowded but definitely worth l love it down there

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank M1319
Reviewed 3 days ago

Worst tourist hot spot ever. If you don't mind people, then you can go and maybe enjoy it. But for me it wasn't anything more than a checkbox location.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jbandee
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Think Times Square with more traffic. Went at night before dinner nearby. Lots of traffic and retail, but otherwise unmemorable. A few street performers but highly touristy. Nothing you can’t see in NYC, DC, Paris, Rome etc... Watch for pickpockets - saw a woman have...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Brando62
Reviewed 5 days ago

As soon as you walk out of Piccadilly Circus tube station, you really feel the incredible atmosphere created by this place! Screens, shops, people everything! Piccadilly Circus looks amazing at night and if you are staying in London, it would almost be ridiculous not to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely over the moon to see BTS plastered over the screens in Piccadilly. Such a historic place to visit in London. Take care when looking up at the huge screens as there’s tonnes if traffic coming in all directions.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Pinks1010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite how busy it is the atmosphere was good. Huge variety of theatre's, restaurants and shops around. Cool area. Not hugely impressive visually like times square though.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LeeG905
Reviewed 1 week ago

Providing an excellent stage for performing artists, the Piccadilly circus is a must visit attraction in London

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mukund s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere, live music, lots of people hanging around - I suppose tourists, but it's just great!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Andreea P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a few blocks from Trafalgar Square and has many famous shops, lots of places to eat, theaters to go to, etc. Nearby you will find Fortnum & Mason, Hatchards Booksellers to name a couple places worth visiting. The Ritz Hotel is also within...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reginealb
August 19, 2018|
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Response from barcaranger | Reviewed this property |
If you think Pizza is one of the best places in central London I suggest you broaden your horizons. I would head for Chinatown ....very close
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Shing N
July 21, 2018|
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Response from SennonLegend | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don’t know! We aren’t local to London and we travelled overground. I suggest you as TfL Transport for London
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Response from Brian V | Reviewed this property |
They were not on at the beginning of September when we were there. Do not know about now however....
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