The Strand Vacations
West End, Southbank and East End, are nearby areas which are also worth discovering.
Coming from here, it is just less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) to one of the city's most talked about attractions, Big Ben.
Pay a visit to Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square in central London.
Vacationers in The Strand, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, will love the nearby museums and theaters. Explore, admire and discover in the most popular museums which include Tate Modern, the British Museum and the Imperial War Museum. Culture vultures will find plenty to applaud at venues such as the Globe Theatre, the Lyceum Theatre and the Royal Opera House. There are plenty of excellent art galleries to visit including National Gallery, Photographers' Gallery and Queen's Gallery.
Rediscover the joys of childhood at London Dungeon. The kids should not miss out on the incredible animal encounters at London Aquarium.
Get active in the great outdoors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. If you’re looking for a little nature explore Green Park and the St. James Park.
If you have time in and around The Strand, be sure to visit London Eye, Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus. To learn about the role of faith in London, spend a little time at the area’s most sacred sites, such as the London Temple Church, the St. Brides' Church and the London St. Paul's Church. For those who enjoy history, the area’s past has been beautifully preserved at Lambeth Palace and Nelson's Column.
If you like to grab a bargain, explore Selfridges, Borough Market and Royal Exchange.
Spend an afternoon watching the Marylebone Cricket Club go into battle on their home ground, the nearby Lord's Cricket Ground. Sporting enthusiasts also have the opportunity to take in the smell of liniment in the massage rooms and peek into the inner workings of Lord's Cricket Ground by taking a behind the scenes tour.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider staying close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London -Tower of London and the Park Plaza Riverbank London are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.