Would have been nice if we could see the entire city from the highest place. Well, in London there is a skyscraper towering. From there you can satisfy the desire to gaze at the beauty of the city from above.
The Shard is an icon and a landmark skyscraper in London. Designed by architect named Renxo Piano and officially opened to the public on February 1, 2013. The building has a height of 310 meters, making it the tallest building in the United Kingdom and Western Europe. The Shard changed the horizon and become a dynamic symbol of London, which famous throughout the world.
If you want to see the spectacular scenery, visitors can stand on The View is situated on top of The Shard. The View is a room located on floors 68, 69 and 72. From there we can see the landscape of London freely. To achieve this you can use the lift kaleidoscopic fast. It only takes about 5 minutes to reach the top. The modern architecture of the building façade using techniques that give the effect of sparkling crystals that add to the beauty of the building. When up to the 69th floor you will feel like on a cloud. From there, visitors can see the city of London 360° and record it using the camera.
Usually, tourists will visit The Shard on weekends. If the day is sunny, you can see a very spectacular scenery. From there we can also see the city of London landmarks such as the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, the London Eye and other buildings. If you look down, you will see the busy street and the railway line snaking. Charming Thames River has also become one of the sights that unfortunately if you miss.
The Shard complete address on Joiner Street, London SE1 9SP, England. You can visit it on a Sunday through Wednesday at 10:00 am – 7:00 pm and Thursday through Saturday at 10:00 am – 22:00 pm. To get there, you can use the tube or subway to London Bridge Tube Station. From there it can be followed by a walk of about 10 minutes.
Ticket prices to see the sights of The Shard is for adult visitors for £ 29.95 and children £ 23.95. Anyway, just a suggestion we recommend that you book a ticket in advance. This way, you can avoid the queues and save money. Ticket reservations can be made online at any time up to four months. When you book a ticket, the manager will send you an e-ticket can be printed at home. When you wish to get in, we simply scan the ticket only. More info you can visit http://www.theviewfromtheshard.com/.