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The View from The Shard Direct Entry Ticket

London, United Kingdom
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Get your ticket to 'The View from The Shard' and enjoy sweeping vistas of the London cityscape. As the tallest building in Western Europe, the Shard offers panoramic views of up to 40 miles (64 km) across the capital. Take a high-speed elevator to one of the viewing decks and marvel at the sights, including great angles of main attractions like the London Eye and Tower Bridge. Complement your experience with a glass of champagne (upgrade required).
  • Access to The Shard in London
  • Take in breathtaking 360-degree views of England’s capital from the tallest building in Western Europe
  • Admire London sites including Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, the Gherkin and the London Eye like you've never seen them before!
  • Snap unbeatable photos from ‘The View,’ the highest floors of The Shard
  • Enjoy informative commentary via interactive telescopes
  • Upgrade to include a glass of Champagne
Rise above the bustle of central London on this visit to the ‘The View’ – the exhilarating observation deck on the highest floors of the Shard. Designed by esteemed architect Renzo Piano in the early 2000s, this record-breaking glass skyscraper gives a contemporary edge to the London skyline, and offers visitors unencumbered views of every city district. 
To begin your visit, make your way to the Shard in the hip London Bridge Quarter near Borough Market. Show your pre-purchased ticket and jump the queue to the next viewing time. Then climb aboard the high-speed elevator, which will whisk you to ‘The View,’ located on floors 68, 69 and 72. 
From your lofty vantage point, enjoy unique views of the capital including main attractions like Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, Big Ben and St Paul’s Cathedral. Quietly soak up the grandeur of the city, or step up to an Interactive telescope to hear background information on the major sites and learn some of the city’s fascinating history. For the more adventurous visitor, head to level 72 – the Shard’s open-air viewing platform – for sweeping panoramic views of London. Before heading back into the city, perhaps toast your trip to the highest point in Western Europe with a glass of champagne (available with upgrade).

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Yasmin G
, Aug 2018

Very good view! Very fast elevator.

, Aug 2018

Totally overprice food, drinks and souvenirs but this is only to be expected and can't detract from the view. The signposting pointing out significant sites could be a little better but gawking at the London expanse was extraordinary.

Keith S
, May 2018

Quite an experience

Andrea M
, Apr 2018

Amazing view over whole London - loved it!

, Apr 2018

Spectacular view of London! On a clear day, you can see forever!

, Mar 2018

The best way to do the Eye. Champagne experience was fantastic.

Diane C
, Feb 2018

Beautiful views of London!

Peter M
, Jan 2018

Saved cueing for a ticket.

Michael D
, Jan 2018

Even on a cold day it is worth the experience.

, Jan 2018

Very easy to redeem voucher at the tower, all went really smoothly and thoroughly enjoyed my visit to the Shard. It's definitely a must when you come to London.

Product code: 5613SHARD

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