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Southend Pier, Southend-on-Sea

Southend Pier is the longest pleasure pier in the world. Stretching 2.16 km (1.34 mi) into the Thames Estuary, the pier makes for a relaxing way to spend an afternoon. Pass local fishermen as you stroll to the end of the pier, or take the small train journey, which is handy for children and the elderly. Enjoy a coffee at the end of the pier in the cafe at the Royal Pavilion. Visit the RNLI lifeboat station and museum while you are there. Throughout the year, the pier hosts a number of special events. Make Southend Pier a part of your Southend-on-Sea vacation plans using our Southend-on-Sea road trip tool.
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  • A must to visit when in Southend-on-Sea, you can walk to the end or ride the train, have a drink or something more at the end. Catch a pleasure boat at the end booked in advance or visit the RNLI...  more »
  • The pier was a lovely experience even though it was 1.4 miles , could have gone in the train fir .50 p but enjoyed the walk  more »
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