Your Ultimate Guide to Autumnal Adventures in London 🍂

Posted October 25, 2023

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Hey, fellow autumn lovers! 🍁 If you’re seeing London’s magic for the first time this season, brace yourselves for a cosy, colourful ride. Here’s a mixed bag of the best spots to enjoy those autumn vibes.

1. Milroy’s of Soho 🥃

Need an amber delight on a chilly evening? Milroy’s offers more whiskies than you can count. Plus, there’s a secret speakeasy behind the bookcase!

Autumn Pro-tip: Sign up for a whisky masterclass to brag about your newfound knowledge all winter.

2. Nunhead Cemetery ⚰️

Eerie, yet breathtakingly beautiful. As leaves fall, Victorian monuments emerge, offering Insta-worthy views.

Autumn Pro-tip: If you visit on a Saturday, Brockley Market is the place to collect ingredients for a hearty roast.

3. Kew Gardens 🌳

Among 14,000 trees, watch the colors of autumn paint the sky from the Treetop Walkway.

Autumn Pro-tip: A rainy day stroll here with your wellies on gives you the authentic smell of autumn.



4. Regent’s Canal 🚤

Stroll or cycle by the canal, absorbing the essence of autumn with every step. The wood-burner smoke from the narrow boats adds an extra touch.

Autumn Pro-tip: Switch up your journey with a scenic cruise from Little Venice to Camden via the London Waterbus Company.

5. Pumpkin Picking at Stanhill or Garson Farm 🎃

Ditch the supermarket and head to the farm for the freshest pumpkins.

Autumn Pro-tip: Go berry foraging while you’re out, setting yourself up for gin-making evenings.

6. Greenwich Park 🍁

A sea of fallen leaves, iconic river views, and the occasional red deer sighting. Bliss!

Autumn Pro-tip: Round off your visit with a warm pastry from the White House Café.

7. Richmond Park 🦌

An urban wildlife experience, watch the deer play their autumnal mating games among the rustling leaves.

Autumn Pro-tip: Rent a bike from Roehampton Gate to feel the essence of autumn in full throttle.

After your adventures, if you’re looking for a budget-friendly, snug spot to rest, Astor Hostels is your go-to. Remember to use the AUTUMN23 code for a special discount.

Embrace the London autumn and make every moment count! 🍂🌆🇬🇧