Enjoy some of the city’s most enchanting hidden gems and breath-taking views this Valentine’s Day with Santander Cycles. We’ve planned the perfect day to get your heart racing. ❤️
There’s more to Valentine’s Day than extravagant gifts and stuffy dinners. We reckon the best gift you can give is spending quality time with your loved one and planning a day they’ll never forget.
The perfect itinerary for February 14 🥰
📍 Start your day at King’s Cross Station and walk up to Granary Square.
Here you’ll find Word on the Water, a charming floating bookshop nestled along the Regent’s Canal. Take a leisurely stroll around this book lover’s haven and enjoy the tranquil waters of the canal.
Time to get pedalling 🚲
📍 Right next to Word on the Water you’ll find Goods Way Santander Cycles docking station. You can hire a pedal bike directly from the docking station or download our app to pick up an e-bike.
Pedal along the scenic Regent’s Canal towards Camden Market. This route is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of London. Soak up the picturesque views of the waterway and all the sights and sounds of nature on your ride. It’s the perfect backdrop for a romantic ride with your loved one.
Keep your eyes peeled as you cycle 👀
There are lots of quiet spots to stop for a picnic or a snack break, as well as cosy coffee shops, restaurants and pubs near to the canal.
Keep an eye out for the Feng Shang Princess floating restaurant, with stunning views of the canal.
Time for a ‘main character moment’ 🎬
📍 Pedal towards the idyllic neighbourhood of Primrose Hill, known for its peaceful atmosphere and charming streets lined with colourful houses.
Top spots for a photo opportunity are Chalcot Square and Chalcot Crescent, which have served as the backdrop for beloved films like Paddington Bear and the Netflix hit You.
Make sure to check out Regent’s Park Road for lots of quaint cafes, restaurants, and shops.
Santander Cycles 🤝 Regent’s Park
📍 Regent’s Park is a stunning park to cycle through, filled with wide paths and beautiful scenery.
If you want to end your cycle here, there are plenty of docking stations to drop off your bike.
End your day on a high 🥰
📍 Head to Primrose Hill to enjoy the breath-taking panoramic views of London’s skyline. The perfect end to the perfect day with your loved one!
Happy cycling and enjoy Valentine’s Day with Santander Cycles! ❤️