(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London
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 If you’re in London for a limited amount of time you’ll want to use that time as best as possible, right? 

I’ve put together a great sight-seeing walking tour of London that takes you past 23 of the key sights that you’ll want to check out while you’re here. The route is super efficient and super interesting and allows you to use your time, your money and your walking energy as wisely as possible.

You can choose to use the walking tour just as photo opportunities or you can go pay to go inside some of the sights and explore further if you wish. Saying that most of them are free! Also,if you want to take the route a little bit slower remember you can also split it up over two days.

Ready? Let’s walk!

 

You’ll start your walking tour in Covent Garden.

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Then wander through to the bright lights of Piccadilly Circus

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Next will be Trafalgar Square where you can stop by the statue of Horatio Nelson

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Then it’s time for a stroll through St James Park on your way to Buckingham Palace

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Next, you’ll head to Westminster Abbey

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Before you cross the road past the statue of Winston Churchill, past Big Ben & The House of Parliament

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Then you’ll walk over Westminster Bridge

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Where you’ll arrive at The London Eye 

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Next, you’ll wander down the South Bank – past the book market, the skate park, the Royal Festival Hall and the National Theatre

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Eventually, you’ll end up along Bankside where you can have a poem written by the poem guy

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

… and you can feel cultured at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

…and also the Tate Museum. Make sure you visit the viewing tower while you are there to see views right over London.

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

 

Eventually, you’ll pass the Golden Hinde pirate ship before you arrive at foodie heaven, Borough Market

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

You won’t able to miss The Shard

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Soon, you’ll walk over Tower Bridge

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Then I’d recommend you have a little wander around St Katherine’s Dock before you get lost in the history of the Tower of London

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Close to the Tower of London is the Monument to the Fire of London which you can walk to the top if you wish.

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

Finally, you’ll end at the beautiful St Paul’s Cathedral

 

(Free & Efficient) Sight-Seeing Walking Tour of London

 

I’ve created a really handy Google map for you below which shows you the route above so you can easily follow along on your phone. Happy walking and remember, you’ll burn some serious calories so make sure you check out some of my London food recommendations.

 

 

 

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