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South Bank, London

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Neighborhood Historic Walking Area
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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  • Amazing area along the river. There are all kinds of places to eat, drink, and just people watch. Especially when the weather is nice like it was a few weeks ago on my visit, there are SO many people ...  more »
  • Great places to eat, drink and visit. Also, experience The London Eye. Follow the locals, and stop by any of the food trucks you can't go wrong.  more »
  • Had a nice walk out along South Bank, stopping for Pimms on the way; there are a multitude of places to eat, drink and relax. People watching can be great fun, and the variety of people and cultures a...  more »