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Camping & Glamping Near London with Cosy Outdoors
Sometimes you just want to get away from the noise and crowds of the capital for the weekend without having to travel for hours or go anywhere near an airport. And sometimes you want to pay a visit to London but still enjoy ample opportunities to bask in the glory of the great outdoors.
In either case, a camping or glamping break in the Greater London area is just what the doctor ordered. With Cosy Outdoors, you get your pick of idyllic rural locations with easy access to the capital.
Enjoy some green therapy near London
The Greater London area is known for its sleepy, pretty commuter towns that offer plenty of chances to visit family-friendly attractions, stately homes and charming country pubs. That being said, if your heart yearns to explore nature, you have plenty of opportunities for that, too.
Chiltern Hills is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with walking trails ranging from ones taking less than an hour to full-day hikes along the two national trails that go through the area: The Ridgeway and The Thames Path. Bikers are also spoilt for choice here. For a real challenge, take on the Chiltern Cycleway, a 170-mile circular bike route that takes you along the edges of this stunning area.
The Broxbourne Woods in Hertfordshire offers another great destination for a green day trip. This National Nature Reserve is known for its diverse wildlife and the nearby Paradise Wildlife Park is sure to please the little ones for an action-packed day out.
Explore the capital with day trips into London
When you’re camping or glamping in Greater London, the sights and sounds of the capital are just an easy train ride away. So if you’re not a local, take advantage of this proximity with a day trip or two to London proper.
Spend your days visiting world-famous attractions like the Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London and the Houses of Parliament. The capital is also home to world-class theatre, opera and an exciting range of festivals and exhibitions as well as shopping - not to mention the culinary delights of over six thousand restaurants. As you can see, a day out in London can truly be whatever you want to make of it.
Great holidays in the great outdoors
Returning to your peaceful campsite after a hectic and fun-packed day of exploring London and its surroundings is truly blissful. Put your feet up around the campfire or dip into your private hot tub to unwind as you chat about all the fun experiences you’ve had that day with loved ones as the sun goes down. A minibreak in Greater London is bound to revitalise both the body and the mind.