Christmas in London is breathtaking, but only if you experience it with kids it will turn magical. Get into the spirit of Christmas with me and discover the most kid-friendly winter activities to enjoy in London with kids!
CHRISTMAS IN LONDON WITH KIDS: ICE-SKATING RINKS
Is there anything better than ice-skating with your kids upon Christmas in London? Surely: a Tapsy Tour! But ice-skating is a good start!
London is full of Tapsylicious and family-friendly ice-skating rinks, are you ready to discover them with me?
TOWER OF LONDON ICE-SKATING RINK
Surrounded by enlightened Medieval walls, this ice-ice-skating rink is one of the most suggestive places to ice-skate in London with kids. TOP TIP: try it in the evening, your kids will be surprised by astonishing snowflake lights!
HAMPTON COURT PALACE ICE-SKATING RINK
Would you like to ice-skate with the Tudor palace in the background? At the Hampton Court Palace ice-skating rink this will be more than possible. TOP TIP: If you need energy to cope with the cold of Christmas in London, try one of the delicious cake slices of the Hampton Court Palace’s café: The Pie Man of Chelsea Green.
SOMERSET HOUSE ICE-SKATING RINK
Christmas gets magical when you ice-skate next to a giant Christmas tree! That’s what happens at Somerset House ice-skating rink. After ice-skating, enjoy a deserved warm and delicious break at Fortnum’s Lodge.
WINTER WONDERLAND ICE-SKATING RINK
Put your skates on and get prepared for the largest ice-skate rink in UK! With the winter markets and enlightened funfair in the background, Christmas in London will be a true wonder for kids.
Discover more places to ice-skate in London here.
CHRISTMAS IN LONDON WITH KIDS: WINTER MARKETS
To me, Christmas in London means enlightened cute winter markets. I love taking kids around the English capital with my Tapsy Tour of London and enjoying with them the Christmas spirit inspired by the winter markets.
WINTER WONDERLAND CHRISTMAS MARKET
Walking around this charming and old-fashioned Christmas market, kids will feel like the protagonists of a fairy tale. Situated just next to the Winter Wonderland ice-skating rink, from 22 November 2018 to 6 January 2019, it will delight kids and adults with Christmas sweets and ornaments.
LEICESTER SQUARE CHRISTMAS MARKET
Take you kids to Santa’s grotto in Leicester Square to meet Santa Claus himself! Surrounded by a traditional winter market, I will make adults’ day too!
LONDON BRIDGE CHRISTMAS BY THE RIVER MARKET
When this riverside passage is adorned with the adorable wooden cottages of the Christmas market, the whole City spreads a unique Christmas spirit.
SOUTHBANK CENTRE CHRISTMAS MARKET
Southbank Centre entertains families with kids spending Christmas in London not only with its winter market, but also with a program full of activities for all ages. Theatre representations, music concerts and group dances, with the Christmas theme and spirit in the background, will delight everyone spending Christmas in London.
Are you looking for a new way to discover London with kids? Try my Interactive Travel Guide of London and start exploring London in a unique and surprising way!