Liverpool Street Station is one of the busiest train stations in London! If you’re planning a trip to the capital city, you must know that there’s a plethora of amazing things you can do near the station from sampling delectable street food to browsing vintage markets and cooling off at boutique bars! Here’s our guide to some of the best experiences around Liverpool Street Station in London.
Old Spitalfields Market
One of the most popular spots on the list of the best things to do near Liverpool Street Station is Old Spitalfields Market. It is one of the finest and oldest public markets in London and came into being about 350 years ago! Yes, you read that right. Make sure to explore the outstanding Victorian-style market, nestled in cobbled streets. Discover a daily market, makers, sustainability, and art markets here.
You can also browse through the independent stores and fashion brands and most importantly, browse East London’s unmatched selection of street food. Exciting, isn't it? Reserve an extravagant stay at The Montcalm Hotel London and experience the charm of London with some amazing adventures at your doorstep.
Remember: The markets are open from 9 am to 5 pm from Monday to Friday.
At only a 10-minute walk away from Liverpool Street station and winding its way between Shoreditch and Whitechapel, you’ll find Brick Lane. As soon as you’re here, you’ll be awe-inspired by the popular food joints, curry houses, buzzing markets and vibrant, cool shops! Explore East London’s most eclectic neighbourhood at your own pace and find outstanding street art to admire and click great pictures with.
Sample some street food at the famous food trucks here and browse through the Brick Lane Market bursting with kitsch collectables, stunning fabrics and antiques, and one-of-a-kind vintage clothing shops. Conclude your day as you dine in at one of the restaurants near Finsbury Square serving delectable seasonal cuisine.
P.S. If you’re visiting Brick Lane on a Sunday (Brick Lane Market remains open all seven days of the week), make sure to combine your visit with the fabulous Columbia Road Flower Market for the best experience.
The gateway between central London and Square Mile, you’ll find East London’s most edgy neighbourhood-Shoreditch! Keep an eye out for the best London hotel packages and explore one of the ever-evolving neighbourhoods in London full of neighbourly pubs, extraordinary street art, museums, and street food.
Grab the perfect opportunity to soak in the authentic ‘London vibe’ and culture here. Make your way to the Shoreditch High Street and witness the popular sculpted faces of Grego’s Art. Also, forge your path to discover the unique neighbourhood and add a Shoreditch pub crawl to your list for a fulfilling day out!
Originally constructed in the 14th century, Leadenhall Market is one of London’s most historic and gorgeous marketplaces! Kickstart your day with a hearty meal at one of the Finsbury Square Restaurants and take the time to admire the incredible interiors of the market with intricate paintings (especially the stunning roof), creating a majestic cathedral-like setting.
Walk along the cobbled streets and recognise the Diagon Alley scenes from the Harry Potter film that were filmed here! For all the shoppers, you’ll find stylish clothing brands here, cosy bookshops, jewellery stores and upmarket eateries too.
Make sure to spend a whole day exploring these gems near Liverpool Street Station and call it a day with a relaxing spa at hotels in London for a wholesome experience!