Top Five UK Christmas Attractions of 2018

Feeling festive yet? If not, a visit to one of the UK’s best winter attractions is sure to get you in the Christmas spirit!


1    Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, London

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland is the ultimate Christmas attraction in London. This year, the attractions and events will include The Magical Ice Kingdom, Peter Pan on Ice, The Snowman Experience and a number of shows, as well as the annual ice rink, market stalls, rides and games. This Winter Wonderland will be open in London from the 23rd of November to the 6th of January, excluding Christmas day.


2    Manchester Christmas Markets

Manchester’s award-winning Christmas markets are running until the 22nd of December, with over 300 stalls spread across a number of locations in Manchester: Cathedral Gardens, Market Street, Exchange Square, Corn Exchange, Exchange Street, New Cathedral Street, King Street, St Ann’s Square, Brazennose Street and Albert Square.


3    Tamworth SnowDome

Around half an hour’s drive from Hilton Garage in Derby, the Tamworth SnowDome will make sure you see real snow this winter. Families can enjoy a Santa stage show, explore the Christmas Snow Trail, wander through the enchanted forest and see some real reindeer!


4    Birmingham Christmas Market

Birmingham’s is the largest outdoor Christmas market in the UK, attracting more than 5.5 million visitors a year! It offers a traditional German Christmas experience with Glühwein flowing and Bratwursts sizzling and plenty of stalls where you can buy food, drink and unique gifts. The Birmingham market will be open from 10am to 9pm every day until the 23rd of December.


5    Lapland UK, Ascot

Lapland UK is based just outside of London, but you will really feel like you’re in the North Pole! It is a four-hour immersive experience, where you can make memories that you will treasure forever. You’ll certainly be feeling the magic of Christmas after a visit here!