Best parks and gardens in London

London’s well-kept and lively parks are a definite must when visiting London, even though they are not as famous as the city’s monuments and museums.

Parks and gardens

Hyde Park

The largest park in London, Hyde Park is where many locals and tourists go to relax and enjoy a bit of fresh air in its 142 hectares.

St James’s Park

St. James’s Park is the oldest Royal Park in London and is located in the heart of the city, near Buckingham Palace

Kensington Gardens

Kensington Palace gardens, originally taken from its neighbouring Hyde Park were to the public in 1841.

Regent's Park

Regent’s Park is probably the city’s most famous park, along with Hyde Park and is a definite favourite amongst Londoners.

Green Park

Green Park was a famous refuge for thieves and bandits until the nineteenth century when the park was re-landscaped. It is now a favourite spot for walking or sunbathing.