Southern England – South Bank, London
Distance: 8km/5 miles
Type: City, film-themed
Where: Linear walk from Vauxhall to London Bridge, via the South Bank.
Start/End: Vauxhall station (TQ303780). London Bridge station (TQ328802).
Terrain: Level pavement.
Maps: OS Explorer 161; Landranger 176 (A-Z recommended).
In the words of Shakespeare: ‘All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players’. Well, you could be mistaken for thinking all of London is a movie set when you consider how many films have been shot here. This 8km/5-mile walk from Vauxhall to London Bridge hugs the River Thames, passing the listed brutalist architecture of the South Bank and offering the kind of views of the capital that frequently grace the silver screen.
Click below to see a route profile and view the route on an Ordnance Survey map