Best places to visit on Regent’s Canal
The River Thames has enjoyed a long and illustrious history as the fluvial centre of our great capital. But it's also worth exploring London’s other bustling waterways which are teeming with culture and life.
The 200-year-old Regent’s Canal stretches from Paddington Basin in the west across to Limehouse Basin in the east for 8.6 miles. Lined with a colourful pageantry of boats, picturesque eateries and quirky, undiscovered delights, a day spent on the canal is the perfect way to soak up the best of the warmer months. From barge-side brunch haunts to canoe clubs, here are our top canal picks giving Amsterdam and Venice a run for their money.