Southern England – Pimlico, London
Distance: 3km/2 miles
Where: Short, circular walk through limestone garden squares and conservation areas.
Start/End: Vauxhall underground station (SK127605).
Terrain: Pavements and riverside paths.
Maps: OS Explorer 173: Landranger 176 (a London A-Z is recommended).
This short circular walk shows off some of the best bits of a much overlooked part of London. It visits charming garden squares, small secluded parks and quiet sections of riverside path. After crossing into Millbank, you’ll find the hustle and bustle quickly disappears as you enter a conservation area with its impressive architecture. Towards the end of the walk there’s an opportunity to visit one of London’s premier art galleries, Tate Britain.
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