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Thames Path from Cutty Sark to Tower of London
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Photo from the walk - Thames Path from Cutty Sark to Tower of London

County/Area - London

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 50 feet / 15 metres

Time - 3 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy

The Thames Path on the south side of the river between the Cutty Sark and the Tower of London is an interesting route. However in places signs are not always where you need them!


 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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