Walking Holiday in England on
On this section of the Thames Path you walk 53 of the 180 miles one of UK's National Walking Trails. The walking holiday follows the meandering course of the River Thames from Windsor to the Thames Barrier.
The hiking route is a great first walking holiday experience as it is easy walking and offers a wealth of interesting places to visit en-route. The Thames Path walking trail is clearly way-marked to provide reassurance on your walking holiday in Southern England.
Windsor to London
4 days walking
Min/max daily distance:
Average Daily distance:
Tower of London
St Paul's Cathedral
Houses of Parliament
London Wetlands Centre
Day 1: Arrive Windsor
Optional Day 1: extra day in Windsor
Day 2: Windsor to Shepperton 12 miles
Day 3: Shepperton to Richmond 14 miles
Day 4: Richmond to London Pimlico 14 miles
Day 5: London Pimlico to Thames Barrier 14 miles
Optional Day 2: extra day in London or Greenwich
Day 6: Depart after breakfast
| This walking
holiday in the UK operates from March to October and can also be walked
The above distances are only a suggestion. If you would like to walk longer or shorter distances, we can arrange that too. Why not combine this walk with a hiking tour in another part of the UK.
|How to get there|
Plane to London
By Car to Windsor where parking is available
By Train / Bus to London or Windsor
this English self guided walking holiday you hike past some of the highlights
of London's great attractions, the Houses of Parliament, the Tower of London,
Kew Gardens and Hampton Court to name but a few.
London's great river is full of surprises as its path flows gently from its source and the stunning Cotswolds. On the Thames Path tour you walk through some of Southern England's most historic landscapes, full of wildlife and heritage. The highlights of Windsor and Hampton Court are en-route so why not take rest days to explore the many galleries and museums, and take advantage of the fine selection of shops, restaurants and pubs.
| The route passes
through the city of London which is a great place to visit, with good shopping,
restaurants and pubs.
This walking holiday is great hiking for visitors to the UK as it offers a taste of England's history mixed with the modern UK of today. This is a gentle walk, full of contrasts, with bustling cities and quiet river banks.
This is a popular walking tour, so we have carefully selected comfortable accommodation to ensure you are well rested each night after a busy day
hiking and sightseeing.
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