London’s Best Christmas Spots

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Your Exclusive Guide to a Christmas in London

Christmas Lights at the London Eye

Are you looking for things to do in London at Christmas?  The guide below will help you to cover the most beautiful christmas spots to visit during your time in London

Ice Skating in London

Winter ice skating is hugely popular in London with ice rinks at Somerset House, Natural History Museum, Winter Wonderland and more.

Ice Skating at Natural History Museum | Image Courtesy : Google

Christmas Lights

London is all decked up with street lights all over the city. The best christmas lights can be found on Regent Street, Oxford Street, Carnaby St, Covent Garden, New Bond St and smaller streets and alleys.

Christmas Lights at Regent Street | Image Courtesy : @visualwindows27

Christmas Shopping

Shopping in london is good but shopping in London during the festive period is the best. Pop over to Harrods, Selfridges, John Lewis, Debenhams to get a feel for the christmas shopping as well as the boxing day sale.

Christmas Shopping at Harrods | Image Courtesy : Google

Christmas Market Fairs

Market fairs selling hot chocolate, churros, antique gifts is all you need. Visit the SouthBank centre christmas market or the covent garden market, each fair is unique and visually appealing.

Covent Garden Market | Image Courtesy : @visualwindows27

Winter Wonderland

Probably the biggest and the most awaited event of the year for Christmas is Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park. It features a huge variety of games, rides, food, drinks and ice skating as well! The best part is that it is FREE to enter although you need to purchase coupons for the rides and games.

Winter Wonderland | Image Courtesy : Google

Christmas at Kew

One of the prettiest garden lights is done by Kew Gardens. Walk through the twinkling light trail and have food from the victorian food stalls.

Christmas at Kew | Image Courtesy : Google

Enchanted Woodland at Syon Park

Walk through the whole park following a trail and witnessing the beautifully lit trees, plants with a laser light show as well! Be sure to be well clad since it is a long walk and is in the open. But the fairy lights make the walk worth it.

Enchanted Woodland | Image Courtesy : @visualwindows27

Winter Igloos

London has a bit of Antarctica with its winter igloos. The best ones to visit are Coppa Club which has views of the Shard and the Tower Bridge followed by Drake & Morgan’s igloos at The Sipping Room located at Canary Warf. 

Igloos at Canary Warf | Image Courtesy : @visualwindows27