Join Sophie Campbell, travel writer for the Daily Telegraph, to discover London end to end on foot, walking from Hampton Court to the Thames Barrier. Starting at Hampton Court you will walk London end to end with stops overnight in Richmond, Wandsworth and Rotherhithe. En-route visits will include Strawberry Hill House, Kew Palace and Gardens, William Morris' House, Chelsea Old Church, Tate Britain, the Queen's House in Greenwich and finally ending at the Thames Barrier.
Sophie has been a travel writer for 25 years. She is based in London and has written for many national publications including the Daily Telegraph, The Times, Daily Mail, Guardian, Condé Nast Traveller and Saga Magazine. She writes a monthly column on heritage days for the travel pages of the Daily Telegraph and is one of their London online contributors. She has also presented a series of BBC2's The Travel Show, founded a weekend breaks website and lectures regularly on travel writing. Sophie is a Blue Badge Tourist Guide for London and her 2013 book on the traditional events of the summer, 'The Season: A Summer Whirl Through the English Social Season' came out in paperback in April 2014. She lives in Battersea, southwest London, and her favourite destinations are Argentina, Japan, Iran and - of course - Britain.
Please note, as this is a walking tour there will be a considerable amount of walking and is therefore not suitable for people with walking difficulties. Please see the itinerary tab for the distances which will be walked each day. Your luggage will be transferred from hotel to hotel leaving you free to enjoy the walk.
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