Top Places to Visit in London to Get in The Christmas Mood

The festive season is fast approaching and despite the nippy weather, we’re extremely excited for it! For those who love Christmas, and even those who are struggling to get in the seasonal mood this year, we’ve got a treat for you!

The City of London is full of hustle and bustle all year round, but when it comes to Christmas, this city lights up, literally. We’ve picked the must-see places in London that guarantee to get you in the Christmas spirit!

The Coca-Cola Truck

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There are some who believe that Christmas hasn’t officially started until they see the Coca-Cola advert on telly. Well, why not take that tradition the extra mile by seeing THE actual Coca-Cola truck on its travels?

Attend one of the London dates and treat yourself to a coke and a selfie by the truck!

Check the dates here.

Winter Wonderland

Everyone and their mum has heard of the prestigious Winter Wonderland and rightly so! For those who haven’t, Winter Wonderland is what Hyde Park transforms itself into when the season of bright lights and magic arrives.

With roller-coasters, German sausages, Christmas markets and its very own ice rink, what’s not to like? And here’s the best part – entry to Winter Wonderland is completely free.

Plan your visit to Winter Wonderland here.


Carnaby Street

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Smart phones at the ready! Trust us, you’ll definitely nab a few Instagram worthy photos if you visit Carnaby Street at this time of year! This year’s installations take the theme of the Carnaby Christmas Carnival with neon coconut trees, 27 giant party poppers, 8 tropical flowers, 8 parrots, 2 toucans, 2 neon flamingos and 1 pair of lovebirds! A sight to behold!


South Bank Winter Festival

Make some memories whilst overlooking the Thames at the South Bank Winter Festival this year. Complete with Nordic treats such as a rooftop sauna, fondue in a snow globe and an interactive exhibition that will unleash your inner dancing queen!

For more information about the event, click here.



places to visit christmas london 2017

For those who like to do a bit of high-end shopping, or just want to browse the intricate Christmas displays, get yourself down to Harrods in Knightsbridge.

The sheer effort that goes into creating the Harrod’s Christmas displays is phenomenal- you can even grab a bespoke gift for that someone special. Definitely worth a visit!


Wherever you plan to visit to get in the Christmas spirit, enjoy yourself!

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