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Reviewed January 6, 2019

A long paved walkway and thoroughfare along the River Thames. There's a great many Statues and monuments along the embankment. Many of the famous, well known bridges across the Thames are also along this embankment such as Blackfriars Bridge, Waterloo Bridge, Golden Jubilee Bridges as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank macedonboy
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Had a lovely stroll down here on a sunny Friday. Great view across the river and iconic buildings all around.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed October 27, 2018

this is locatedalong t he northside of the river thames. it is shaddy and you can take a stroll along the river and admire the building. cool and refreshing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed October 22, 2018

In the 1800's, this was state-of-the-art processing for the release of sewage with the tides. Today, it is really just an absolutely charming stretch of walkway on the north side of the river; it comprises part of the river walk. Running from the Palace of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Good place for a walk to see some of the sites in London, straight along the river and loads of places to visit and a number of tube stations

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hackett-C
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

There are so many places to stop for a stroll in London and this is one of the best. Great to watch people and take a stroll anytime of the day.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bkirk4747
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Walking through the Embankment by Thames was really nice path. Always something to see and not toog crowded on a beautiful Sunday.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jani F
Reviewed September 8, 2018

We were dropped by our coach here and had a stroll before picking up a City Cruise from Embankment Pier. Great place to stroll and take in the atmosphere, views of the river and river traffic, there are also lot's of statues like Cleopatra's Needle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheDealBeans
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Although Victoria Embankment is essentially part of the road and river system between Westminster and Blackfriars it is a very interesting walk to take in some fantastic landmarks, buildings and statues. There's also the lovely Victoria Embankment Gardens to relax in too. Well worth including...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

As part of a trip to the theatre I took my 10 year old son to see the Thames and had hoped to walk back through via Westminster, Trafalgar Square to Covent Garden. Unfortunately due to events that day it was not possible so this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
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silviacilly
December 7, 2018|
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Response from on_the_go_98765 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Silvia, London weather may or may not make walking around very pleasant. I see that today it is between 40 degrees and 50 degrees F. So I am suggesting two alternatives: #1 (if the weather is nice): The London Eye is... More
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Maureen P
September 30, 2018|
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Wherever you can get a spot, you will see them, it will be busy, get there early, wrap up warm, have a flask with you and enjoy 🙂
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Georgette K
March 29, 2018|
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Yes the way the gardens are landscaped by the bridge allows you to sit on wooden benches by the grass & "Love" steel sculpture. Down the other end is a small park area with more sturdy benches in it.
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