Top 10 attractions to stay cool at this summer

Written by Lewis Everrett

From cold caves to London’s best,
Put your family to the test.
With difficult challenges and endless fun,
Follow this list and you’ve already won!

It’s time to keep cool at these fun attractions this summer!

Are you looking for the best attractions to stay cool during these heatwaves? We’ve compiled a list of our favourite experiences that will help you cope with the harsh summer heat this year!

SEA LIFE London Aquarium

Exclusive family fun ticket: from £55 for 4!

Hosting over 1 MILLION visitors every year, SEA Life London is the ultimate place to keep your cool this summer. Come face-to-fin with some of the most beautiful sea creatures from across the globe including Rays, Penguins, Octopus, Sharks, and many more!

Ahoy! This summer you can even join Captain Careless on a pirate treasure hunt at the aquarium. Book tickets here!

The London Dungeon

Exclusive family fun ticket: from £55 for 4!

How about a journey through time with The London Dungeon? This unique, thrilling, and sometimes scary attraction is guaranteed to leave you amused and wanting more. Come face to face with some of the most notorious historical characters including Guy Fawkes, Sweeney Todd, and Jack The Ripper!

The London Dungeon has an abundance of fun-filled live shows for your family to enjoy… head down this summer to experience a brand-new show, Body Snatchers! Spine chilling effects and an array of scares make this show truly unforgettable. Book tickets here!

Shrek’s Adventure! London

Exclusive family fun ticket: from £55 for 4!

Would your little ones enjoy an adventure through Shrek’s swamp? Perhaps they would enjoy meeting Puss in Boots this summer! Shrek’s Adventure London has it all this year, with a magical 4D flying bus experience and the chance to meet some of the most iconic characters in history, this action-packed adventure is the perfect family getaway. Book tickets here!

London Eye

Exclusive family fun ticket: from £55 for 4!

Trying to avoid getting sweaty on a walking tour or bus tour of London? Your family can enjoy the best views of London with a breeze in their hair by visiting the 135m tall London Eye!

Spot London’s most iconic landmarks on the world’s tallest observation wheel such as Big Ben, St Paul’s Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, and many more! Book tickets here!

Madame Tussauds London

Exclusive family fun ticket: from £55 for 4!

Have your little ones ever wanted to snap a selfie with their favourite superstar? Madame Tussauds is the next best thing, with over 190 lifelike wax figures and 14 interactive zones, this waxtastic museum is the ultimate family trip to keep cool.

Experience the NEW Marvel Universe in 4D at Madame Tussauds this summer, go upside with Spiderman in a cleverly inverted room, or see how you size up next to The Incredible Hulk, the largest EVER figure made by Madame Tussauds! Book tickets here!

Cheddar Gorge

Extra 5% Off tickets when you book with Picniq!

Explore an underground wonderland at Cheddar Gorge and Caves this summer where the temperature remains at a constant 11°C all year round!

These stunning, stalactite caverns are filled with adventure and beauty. Marvel at the dramatic cliffs which rise 450ft above the ground… your ticket includes access to 5 incredible attractions including Britain’s largest stalactite cavern, Gough’s Cave, as well as Cox’s Cave! Find out more here!

KidZania London

Special Offer! Save 44% off tickets!

Have your little ones always wondered what they want to do in life? How about letting them test some of the most popular careers this summer at KidZania!

They can choose from a variety of real-life role-play scenarios such as talking on stage as an actor or dancer, learning the financial literacy required to be a banker, or even boarding a real A-319 plane to learn what it takes to become part of the cabin crew! Book tickets here!

The Crystal Maze Live Experience London & Manchester

Save up to 37% off tickets!

Have you got what it takes to make it out of the Crystal Maze? This all-new maze with a variety of challenging games makes for a stunningly impressive experience for the whole family this summer.

Run around various adventure zones, looking for clues, and solving intense mysteries. Face mental and physical challenges whilst you try to escape with your loved ones! Book tickets here!

Silverstone Interactive Museum

Kids go free when you book with Picniq!

Silverstone Interactive Museum is an immersive family-friendly journey through the past, present, and future of British motorsport and the history of one of the most famous racing circuits in the world!

Packed with hands-on activities that both children and adults will love, this is an amazing adventure for your family this summer. Try commentating on a race, get up close to winning Formula 1 cars, or even practice your RAF piloting skills… Book tickets here!

London Transport Museum

Kids go free when you book with Picniq!

Take your family to the multi-award-winning London Transport Museum this summer for a fascinating experience for families of all ages to enjoy!

Explore the history of London’s transport inside and out with impressive displays, exhibitions, hands-on exhibits, family events, a huge range of iconic vehicles, and dedicated children’s play areas. Book tickets here!


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