South London Vacations
While staying in South London, be sure to spend a few hours exploring surrounding areas like West End, Southbank and East End.
From here, it is just less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) to one of the city’s most photographed sights, Big Ben.
Pay a visit to Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square in the center of London.
South London offers some interesting cultural attractions within easy reach that make great places to visit. Find the treasures kept in some of the inspiring museums such as Tate Modern, the British Museum and the Imperial War Museum. For a great night out, spend an evening at the Globe Theatre, the Lyceum Theatre and the Royal Opera House, one of the region’s great performing arts venues. The area is a treasure trove for those who love art. Don’t miss National Gallery, Photographers' Gallery and Queen's Gallery.
Rediscover the joys of childhood at London Dungeon. For those who like the animal kingdom add London Aquarium on your trip list.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. When you need a little time out, visit Green Park and the St. James Park, where visitors can spend time outdoors.
To really get a feel for the area, don’t miss some of the local sights such as London Eye, Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus. These spots are a magnet for travellers from all the corners of the globe. See some religious sites such as the London Temple Church, the St. Brides' Church and the London St. Paul's Church. Enjoy the atmosphere and get a deeper understanding of the religious history of the area. For a tour of the nearby historic attractions, don't miss Lambeth Palace and Nelson's Column.
To shop for local fashion and buy some souvenirs, browse Selfridges, Borough Market and Royal Exchange.
Visitors with a passion for sports will love the iconic Lord's Cricket Ground, home turf of the popular Marylebone Cricket Club cricket team in summer. If your visiting South London with someone obsessed with sports, surprise them with one of the stadium’s fascinating back stage tours.
After discovering the sights, sounds and smells of South London, stay the night at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London -Tower of London, or the Park Plaza Riverbank London.