Are you planning to visit London during the Christmas time? We have created a guide for Christmas 2017 in London to show you the loveliest Christmas lights, markets and events to jolly up your Christmas time.

Carnaby Christmas Lights







Carnaby Street and its surrounding streets, Soho 
Until January the 5th, 2018

The Carnaby street is famous for its quirky and funky Christmas lights! Due to warren of carnival-inspired lights and decorations you will definitely feel the tropical vibes.


Floating Film Festival








Where? St Katharine Docks, St Katharine’s & Wapping
When? December the 4th to 10th, 2017

There is no better way of getting into the Christmas mood than through watching christmas movies. The Film Floating Festival is considered as one of the best Christmas film screenings in London and shows the top movie favourites like “Love Actually” or “Elf”. You can nestle in bean bags whilst enjoying the movie with hot chocolate, mulled wine, blankets and heaters. So don’t worry, we are sure you won’t be freezing during the movie!


Wintertime at Southbank Centre










Where? Belvedere Road, Lambeth
When? Until January the 4th, 2018

The nordic-inspired wonderland at the Southbank Centre impresses visitors with the huge Christmas tree and sparkling Christmas lights along the thames and an amount of events and festive shows. You can also head to the Christmas market to look for Christmas gifts or just take one of the festive snacks such as mulled wine to warm you from within.


Oxford Street Christmas Lights









Oxford Street, Soho
When? Until January the 5th, 2018

This year the world-famous London shopping street will thrill you with magical gold & silver baubles, festive window displays and 1 778 decorations many of which are inspired by falling snowflakes.


Ice Skating at Somerset House








Where? Somerset House, Temple
When? Until January the 14th, 2018

The 18th-century courtyard with its 900-square-metre outdoor ice rink is a must-do no matter how capable of ice-skating you are. After sliding elegantly across the ice or slipping many times in a row you can satisfy your appetite or thirst with warm drinks and some winter classics like Raclette or cheese fondue at the Fortnum’s Lodge.