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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. Plan your visit to South Bank and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our London online trip itinerary planner.
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  • If you have the time the walk from Tower Bridge to the Eye is awesome. It’s somewhat far but it’s a great walk and you will see a lot of interesting things. I loved it. 
    If you have the time the walk from Tower Bridge to the Eye is awesome. It’s somewhat far but it’s a great walk and you will see a lot of interesting things. I loved it.  more »
  • Walking along the Thames at South Bank is a pleasant experience on a summer’s day. Lots to see and do, or simply admire the array of things going on around you. Many of London’s iconic attractions... 
    Walking along the Thames at South Bank is a pleasant experience on a summer’s day. Lots to see and do, or simply admire the array of things going on around you. Many of London’s iconic attractions...  more »
  • We had a trip on the London Eye then had a wander about here. There are lots of cute little shops, buskers and eateries. If you turn right (or left) at the skate park, there is a good market tucked... 
    We had a trip on the London Eye then had a wander about here. There are lots of cute little shops, buskers and eateries. If you turn right (or left) at the skate park, there is a good market tucked...  more »

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