Many of London’s highlights can be found near to Mitcham, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two sights that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Colliers Wood Recreation Ground and the ever-popular Wimbledon Park Golf Club. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find nearby Mitcham are the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum and the Jurassic Encounter Adventure Golf.
Travelers come from all over the world to experience Big Ben, one of the most iconic sites in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
Pay a visit to Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square in the city center of London.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as Fairfields Hall.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Grab your camera and discover the popular ecological reserves for which this area is famous, like the Upper Norwood Recreation Ground.
If you love to shop, explore the various stores of the Centrale Shopping Centre in Croydon.
Spend an afternoon high in the stands of Selhurst Park Stadium, Croydon, cheering on local heroes, the Crystal Palace F.C. To fit in, be sure to wear claret and blue, the colors of the Crystal Palace F.C.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about staying close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Hampton by Hilton London Croydon, the Jurys Inn London Croydon, or the Holiday Inn Express London - Wimbledon South.