6 days in Greater London Itinerary

6 days in Greater London Itinerary

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Kingston upon Thames
— 3 nights
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Bromley
— 2 nights
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Kingston upon Thames — 3 nights

Kingston upon Thames, also known as Kingston, is an area of south west London, England, located 10.4mi south west of Charing Cross. Get out of town with these interesting Kingston upon Thames side-trips: Ruislip Lido (in Ruislip) and Battle of Britain Bunker (in Uxbridge). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, surround yourself with nature on Coda Falconry, stroll around Isabella Plantation, and admire the landmark architecture of Ham House.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kingston upon Thames holiday planner.

London to Kingston upon Thames is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In May in Kingston upon Thames, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bromley.
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Bromley — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Home of Charles Darwin Down House, examine the collection at Fly a Spitfire - Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, and then stroll around Kelsey Park. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Chislehurst Caves, then explore the galleries of Elizabeth James Gallery, and then stroll around Valentines Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bromley visit planner.

Drive from Kingston upon Thames to Bromley in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.
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Parks · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites
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Greater London travel guide

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Gardens · Parks · Nightlife
Densely populated Greater London bustles with the energy, as more than 8.6 million of its residents go about their daily lives. A trip to Greater London offers chances to not only explore the center of the city, but also the many boroughs that surround it, each boasting its own distinctive character. From extensive museums and iconic historical buildings to a pumping nightlife scene and ever-expanding cafe culture, the diverse capital of the United Kingdom has something to offer any visitor. Getting around during a Greater London holiday is a breeze, with the city's famed underground rail network--affectionately known as "the tube"--providing comprehensive connections throughout the city.
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