Christmas and New Years is one of the busiest times here at Air Blue Lets and we love London in the winter, it’s a magical place with many places to visit and things to do to get you in the Christmas spirit. We at Air Blue Lets will share our perfect day out and some hidden gems for the perfect Christmas filled day in London!
Arguably the most renowned open air market in all of London during the Christmas period, winter wonderland situated in Hyde Park is has been running for 10 years. The market features a wide array of activities from ice skating, roller coaster rides to food stalls and everything in between. The market is a favourite for tourist and popular with locals for its central location and festive atmosphere!
Oxford Street Lights
Located in the heart of London and famed for this annual switching on of Christmas lights, the Oxford Street Christmas lights are best enjoyed once the sun has set for the full effect of the lights beautifully arranged along down the busiest street in London. Of course, Oxford Street needs no introduction for its shopping credentials and is perfect for finding the perfect Christmas gifts.
Natural History Museum Ice Rink
The Natural History Museums ice rink is a must for this festive season, the ice rinks backdrop is nothing short of breathtaking the with fairy lights, frost covered trees and the iconic waterhouse building surround you as you skate along with the smell of mulled wine and toasted marsh mellows in the air.
Christmas by the River
Maybe the most picturesque market in all of London located by the Tower Bridge, the tower of London and with other iconic London buildings that make up the London skyline. This market features twinkling wooden cabins selling food, drinks and Christmas gifts. It is the perfect market to stroll down and take in all that London has to offer.
The Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker
The Royal Ballet production of the Nutcracker is a festive favourite performed by the renowned Royal Ballet company. The production brings the festive period in full swing with enchanting stage music and dancing snowflakes, be prepared to be swept off your feet and led on a Christmas adventure with this retold classic show.
Christmas in London is a magical time with many things to see and do, the city is filled with Christmas cheer and wonderful Christmas buzz with tourists and locals filling the streets to enjoy all that London has to offer, you won’t be short on things to do and see, only time!
Don’t forget to share your favourite things to do in the City this Winter in the comment sections below we would love to hear your suggestions.