London is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world famous for its celebrated city life. People who are seeking ways to escape from the noise and crowd of city life often frown on hearing the suggestion of a London vacation. That is before they learn about the natural spaces of London, which lets them find peace and solitude in the lush greenery and forest cover.
Here is a list of some of the best natural attractions in London that will excite the nature lovers who have planned private London tours.
WWT London Wetland Centre
Lying in the heart of London, WWT London Wetland center was voted as Britain’s favorite natural reserve in 2012, and the centre is home to rich diversity of wildlife. The reserve spans over 100 acres of land and is home to a number of unique species of animals, birds, insects, amphibians and reptiles. If you love long walks along meadows, lakesides and gardens, the place suits you well.
The Epping Forest is an extensive stretch of ancient woodlands that is one among the three special areas of conservation in London. A must visit location in London private tours, the forest, stretches a distance of nineteen kilometers and the location gets a large number of visitors by offering numerous outdoor activities like mountain-biking, horse riding etc.
Green park is one among the Royal Parks in London, and is uninterrupted by modern inventions or man-made buildings. It is the only one of its kind in London with the area having connections with Hyde Park and St. James’s Park. Whichever direction you look around, you see haughty old trees making it the ideal hideout place, away from the noise of the city.
It is one of the Royal Parks of London and was part of Hyde Park in the beginning. Initially, it was intended to serve as a hunting ground but the decision of Queen Caroline to transform the place into a garden designed in the captivating style, made it a popular tourist destination in London. Some of the important attractions in the park are Speke’s monument, the Albert Memorial, Peter Pan’s Statue, Diana’s Memorial Playground etc.
The noise of the city sometimes gets on your nerves making you desperately want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. If you are seeking peace and solitude, pack your bags and head off to the locations that hold the magic of Mother Nature.