Sightseeing Central London Photoruns Overview 6.6 Km - Combined Self-Guided Tours
Updated: Mar 8
This provides an overview and links to the central London sightseeing photorun self-guided tours that can be found at Photoruns.com.
This contains two photoruns that will take you to Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, the South Bank, Whitehall, Westminster Abbey, Victoria and Albert Embankment, Horseguards Parade, and St James Park.
Location of the Photorun
Start and Finish
Start at Westminster Station - Riverside - End at Westminster Station - Parliament Square
COMBINED PHOTORUN ROUTES
USEFUL RESOURCES WHEN DOING THE PHOTORUN
The Google map and the summary video are useful to have open when doing these Photoruns. They will help you remember what the route looks like and prevent you from getting lost.
The Plotaroute map is an alternative guide where you can download the route to a device.
See two of the Sightseeing Route at a Glance Video - Experience the route at High Speed.
The best time to do these photoruns is at the weekends in the early morning when it is quiet and free from crowds and heavy traffic.
SUPPORTING PHOTORUN INFORMATION
This section provides you with a virtual tour, a guide to the sights you can see, a brief history of the area and a gallery of some of the sights with a brief description of each.
Individual Photoruns at High Speed (2-3 mins)
This section provides you with an overview of each of the parts of the combined Photoruns so that you can get familiar with what the route will look like when you are doing it.
4 Km London Eye and South Bank Loop - Riverside Photorun Route
2.6 Km Tour Around the Houses of Parliament - Photorun Route
Detailed Visual Self-guided for each Photorun
This section guides you to the detailed blog on each of the central London sightseeing Photoruns.
Click on the picture to see all the information in one place so that you can explore at your own pace.
The Visual Self-guided Tour Blogs show you the route at a glance, the sights you can see, a 360 virtual experience at key locations, a history of the area and ideas of where to eat, drink and be merry! Just double-click on the ones that you want to explore!
A Brief Overview of the History of Westminster
This video gives you a short introduction to how the City of Westminster grew during the Tudors (1560) and the Victorians (1860)
Sightseeing Sights - Image Gallery
Sightseeing Area Guide
This gives you an alternative overview of the sights that you can see on the other sightseeing routes.
Photo Run Maps and Virtual Tour
The maps show you the three sightseeing photoruns, and if you click on them, you will be taken to an interactive map where you can explore a place in 360 with sounds and a virtual tour to get familiar with the place before you visit it for real.