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South Bank, London

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Get to know the cultural heart of London by wandering the streets of South Bank. Located adjacent to the famous Thames River, the neighborhood features an eclectic mix of shops, cafes, restaurants, and artistic venues. Stroll down the riverside walk with views of the House of Parliament, or admire fine art at the Hayward Gallery, the largest public art space in the UK. Take your time exploring the many local bars and cafes, or take a cruise down the river for more London sightseeing. Check the neighborhood’s website for a list of upcoming free outdoor festivals and concerts. See South Bank and all London has to offer by arranging your trip with our London itinerary builder.
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  • We walked from the Tower Bridge to the London Eye and it was a wonderful walk. Lots to take in, city views, buskers, bars and just people watching on a nice day. It is a great walk.  more »
  • We walked from Waterloo Bridge toward Blackfriars - enjoyong the sights and sounds and hustle and bustle of the people. The crowds have moved away from the red shed (which is now done) to the new bars...  more »
  • I visit the south bank every time i visit London, there are always several excellent buskers performing there, last time i visited i stood watching one of the buskers for her whole 1 &1/2 hour set, an...  more »