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Hampstead Heath, London

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Enjoy over 320 hectares (790 acres) of green public space at Hampstead Heath. Situated in north central London, the park offers a range of recreational activities, including three natural swimming pools, children’s playgrounds, and expansive trails for cross-country running. Holding the title for highest point in London, the park boasts panoramic views of the city skyline from multiple sites. Tour the stately home and grounds of the Kenwood house, or have a picnic on Parliament Hill while watching the sun set over the city. Stop for a warm cup of tea and delicious cakes at the park’s tearoom. Work out when and for how long to visit Hampstead Heath and other London attractions using our handy London trip itinerary maker tool.
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  • We visited Hampstead Heath in July 2019 and thoroughly enjoyed. Given we were staying in Finchley, we caught the bus to Golders Green and then another bus up N End Road into Spaniard's Rd if my...  more »
  • I have lived nearby all my life. But the lockdown has led to parts that I didn't know before and it's amazing how you can escape, even if so near the centre of London.  more »
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  • One of my favourite places in London. It has so much going on for it, beautiful upkeep, available swimming areas with lifeguards, and a feeling of being close to nature.
  • A beautiful place for family picnics. Dogs can have non restricted play space. You can go swimming if you remembered to go with your swim suit. You get closer to nature with fresh air. Lots to see. Endlessly walking distances.

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