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A circuit from Trafalgar Square
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Photo from the walk - A circuit from Trafalgar Square

County/Area - London

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km

Ascent - 100 feet / 30 metres

Time - 1 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy

The Strand, Royal Courts of Justice and Covent Garden are some of the highlights of this London walk from Trafalgar Square. This circuit is perfect for second time visitors to London who have already seen the main sights as it explores some of the lesser features of central London.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. This applies in England. Wales & Scotland have different and stricter rules which do not allow walking away from home.

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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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