London is the ultimate place to be during the festive period with there more Christmassy things to do and places to go than you can shake a Christmas candy cane at. There’s nowhere merrier for sure – and it's undoubtedly one of the best places in the world to go ice skating or on a wintry park walk with pals, to hit up a festive market, devour a pub lunch by an open fire, take in a festive West End show or some beautiful light displays.
Whether you’re someone who listens to Christmas songs year-round or are a bit of a scrouge, London is the gift that keeps on giving during the most wonderful time of the year.
So this December, sack off the aprés ski or sunny escape for Christmas and check out our round-up of all the coolest festive activities take place in London this year.
RECOMMENDED: Plan a spectacular New Year in London too.