GPS Cycle and Walking Routes


Hyde Park

2 miles (3 km)

Enjoy a walk or cycle around this famous London Park. There is a cycle path running up from Hyde Park Corner through the park and along the Serpentine Lake. You can cross the Serpentine Bridge and return on the other side of the lake for a nice easy circular cycle ride. The cycle path also extends to Kensington Gardens, passing the Serpentine Gallery and Kensington Palace before finishing at the Diana Memorial Garden near Queensway tube station.
Walkers can enjoy miles of footpaths taking you through Hyde Park to Kensington gardens where you can visit the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain and Kensington Palace. There's 350 acres to explore with a rose garden, Italian garden, statues, fountains and the Round Pond. Other features include Speakers' Corner where you can listen to public debates and the ornate Albert Memorial in Kensington Gardens.
To extend your walking in the area you can head east along the The Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Walk and visit Green Park and the splendid St James's Park. The waymarked 60km Jubilee Greenway also passes through the park. The he circular trail takes you on a tour of London, visiting several of the capital's best parks. Cyclists could head south along London Cycle Route 5 to Belgravia and the River Thames where you will find Battersea Park on the other side of Chelsea Bridge.
You can virtually explore the park using the google street view link below!

Hyde Park Postcode

SW1X 7LY - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Hyde Park OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Hyde Park Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

The Lido Cafe is a great place to enjoy some refreshments after your excercise. There's a nice outdoor seating area where you can relax and enjoy a snack while enjoying views over the lovely SerpentineLake. The cafe is located on the south side of the Serpentine, near theDiana Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain.

The park is a great place for dog walking although there are some places where they are not allowed or should be kept on a lead. These are clearly indicated within each park and are usually ecologically sensitive sites, children's play areas, restaurants, cafes and some sports areas.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Hyde Park - geograph.org.uk - 1574373

Near to the Broad Walk on the East side of the Park, the fallen leaves make a carpet on this November afternoon

Statue of Achilles, Hyde Park (geograph 5802467)

Statue of Achilles, Hyde Park

Hyde Park - geograph.org.uk - 1544533

Exercise poles in the wooded area of Hyde Park. The ground is littered with fallen leaves.

Hyde Park - geograph.org.uk - 1465023

Converging footpaths seen through the trees.

Entering Hyde Park - geograph.org.uk - 1741542

Winter scene. One of the paths in Hyde Park closest to Buckingham Palace.

Bridleway in Hyde Park - geograph.org.uk - 654518

North Carriage Drive, Bridleway in Hyde Park

The Dell, Hyde Park - geograph.org.uk - 746127

The Dell, Hyde Park

Hyde Park 1 - geograph.org.uk - 14785

Taken from the middle of the grid square. Looking towards the Bayswater Road.

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

Hyde Park.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Share>Save to Files)