Things to Do in London This Winter
Winter in London means festive lights, Christmas markets, and plenty of seasonal cheer. Don’t let the shorter days and chilly weather put you off sightseeing—the city is magical by night and there are ways to escape the cold. Here are some ideas for things to do in London this winter.
Marvel at London’s glittering Christmas lights on a black cab tour, and then hop out to visit Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park.
Treat yourself to a full English afternoon tea at Westminster Abbey.
Enjoy a festive Christmas lunch in the countryside on a day tour to Windsor, Stonehenge, Salisbury, and Bath.
Shop for gifts and tuck into seasonal foods on a tour of London’s Christmas markets.
Spend Boxing Day visiting famous England landmarks such as Leeds Castle, Canterbury Cathedral, and the White Cliffs of Dover.
Admire London’s NYE fireworks from the water on a night cruise along the River Thames.
Relive your favorite movie moments at the Warner Bros Studio Tour London: The Making of Harry Potter.
Spend a rainy day indoors exploring the British Museum.
Sample traditional food and British ale at a London pub.