Blackpool is charming and scenic and has plenty of attractions to keep you busy and enthralled for a day trip from London. This seaside town has it all – miles of golden beaches, a zoo, the iconic Blackpool tower and so much more.
Here are 3 must-see attractions:
1. Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Take any of the trains from london to blackpool and visit the ultimate seaside fairground, with attractions like the Big One, the Ice Blast and the Big Dipper. Adrenaline junkies can go for the rollercoaster ride and family fun can be had while ice skating there or at the interesting Nickelodeon Land.
2. Blackpool Zoo
Wild cats, caimans, capybaras, and wallabies, when it comes to exotic animals, the Blackpool zoo has them all. There’s tons of fun to be had for one and all at the Gorilla Mountain, reigned over by Bukavu the silverback, and at the Dinosaur Safari, in the prehistoric gardens.
3. Comedy Carpet
Shrouded in the shadow of the world famous Blackpool Tower, Comedy Carpet is a hidden gem that portrays Britain’s largest pieces of art, with a celebration of songs, comedy and jokes. Prepare to laugh out loud when the greatest comedians of Britain are paid tribute by reenacting their all-time stellar jokes.