Tourist information

If you're based overseas and looking for information about visiting Britain or are planning a domestic trip within England, we have a range of information resources to help you plan.


Within the site you can find, among many other things:

  • Handy tips on immigration, studying in Britain, coming here with your children, medical information, tipping etiquette etc.
  • UK holiday destinations to suit everyone. Choose where to go in Britain with our guide to the best places to visit in the UK and our interactive tourist map.

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And don't leave home without visiting our online shop to book your travel and trips first - available in local languages and local currencies.


If you’re planning a holiday at home, we have a wealth of tools available on to help you plan. 

Within the site you can:

  • Explore different regions through our things to do guides or view suggestions for weekend breaks and longer holidays.
  • Find places of interest on our interactive real time travel guide and much more. 

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