Spectacular short walks

A Georgian arbour and terrace surrounded by trees

Short on time? We’ve partnered with Go Jauntly on 20 local London walks to help get active and see the city in just 20 minutes! 🚶

From hilltop views in Harrow to community gardens in Sydenham, and Olympic-level wanders in Stratford, download Go Jauntly to give these walks a try. 📱

1. TfL20 Heritage Walk

The corner of Transport for London's Palestra building

While we turned 20 in 2020, parts of our network have been around for much longer! Explore the fascinating history behind some of the city’s transport hubs and architecture on the TfL20 heritage walk from St James’s Park to Southwark station. 🗺️

If you don’t have an hour to spare, try the 20-minute option from Embankment to Southwark station. 📍

2. Golders Hill Park

This walk around Golders Hill Park and West Heath has it all. Explore woodland, flower gardens, water and wildlife. ✅

3. Delightful Deptford

A signpost which points to the walking and cycling path to Deptford

Discover Deptford on this walk. 🔍 You’ll find local eats, street art, nature and peaceful escapes all within a short stroll of Deptford station.

4. Fulham Amble

A circular stroll from Fulham Broadway station takes you through the lovely flower-filled green spaces of Eel Brook Common and Parsons Green. 💚

5. Sydenham Loop

A large tree in a park with people walking along the path, sitting on benches and playing in the field

Take in some of Sydenham’s highlights on this circular route including Mayow Park, the community garden and the local high street. 🛍️

6. Leisurely Leytonstone

A field with bushes and a tree

Walk via Wanstead Flats, Bushwood and its beautiful tree-lined streets to enjoy the scenic route between Leytonstone High Road and Leytonstone station. 🌳

7. Strolling Stratford

A tree-lined lake with tall buildings in the background

Pass through East Village and the Olympic Park on the green route between Stratford International DLR and Hackney Wick station. Don’t forget to pause by the ponds and watch the ducks. 🦆 🦆

8. Peckham Pathway

Experience a mix of street art, urban cool and local green spaces in this interesting loop around Peckham starting at Peckham Rye station. 🎨

9. Kew to the Thames

A path lined by trees on the side of a river

Don’t miss the lovely loop from Kew Gardens station to the Thames, passing by the picturesque National Archives garden. 🍃

10. Exploring Ealing

Get back to nature on this circular jaunt from Ealing Broadway station through Ealing Green and Common. Feeling peckish? There’s plenty of great places to stop for a bite to eat along the way. 🍽️

11. White Hart Lane

A tree-lined path at the side of a red brick building

Start at White Hart Lane station and switch-off as you stroll through the greenery and history of Bruce Castle Park and quiet Tottenham Cemetery. 🚶

12. Nature Reserve Walk

This amble around a little London Wildlife Trust nature reserve in Crayford is perfect for dog-walkers or a quick nature break. 🐾

13. Bromley Bumble

A river filled with geese next to a park

Try this leisurely loop around Bromley High Street and the town centre’s secluded Church House Gardens. Kids will love the lake, playground and skate park! 🛹

14. Clapham Explorer

Walk from Clapham South to Clapham Common station across the area’s wide, open fields. 🌼

15. Wandsworth Wander

Get your nature fix on this circular stroll through Wandsworth Common. With a great play area and cosy café en route, treat yourself and recharge with a cuppa. ☕

16. Farringdon Circular

Keep your eyes peeled for hidden gems on this easy jaunt around the historic streets of Clerkenwell. What will you spot? 👀

17. Hill Views in Harrow

Enjoy beautiful views over London with this short but hilly walk around aptly-named Harrow-on-the-Hill. 🙌

18. Whetstone to Woodside Park

Trial a calming walk on the Dollis Valley Greenwalk between Totteridge & Whetstone and Woodside Park tube stations. If you’re feeling up to it, you can make a day of it and explore the whole 10-mile route. 😎

19. Victoria Victorious

Stretch your legs on this walk around Victoria, perfect for a lunch break or to get some fresh air. You’ll be surprised how many different trees you can spot! 🌿

20. Canary Wharf Wander

A path beside the river Thames with a line of Santander Cycles at a docking station

Wander around Jubilee Place in Canary Wharf. Admire the views, spot waterfowl, and find a tranquil place to sit and watch the world go by. ⌛

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