Christmas Lights Bike Tour of London

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Christmas Lights Bike Tour of London information and booking

from
$44
Duration
3 hours
Departs from
Southbank, central London
Returns to
Returns to original departure point at approximately 6:30pm
Time of departure
3:30pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

See London at its most magical on a 3-hour Christmas lights tour by bike! Under the watchful eye of a local guide, pedal around some of London’s top attractions including the London Eye, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament while admiring colorful illuminations and light displays. Stop for mulled wine (own expense) at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, and then gaze in awe at the Christmas displays around Oxford Street, where the shops and sidewalks are lavishly bedecked with twinkling lights.

Meet your guide at the Southbank in central London, put on your helmet and bike lights and then set off to explore some of the city’s top Christmastime attractions. Setting a leisurely pace, your guide will stop frequently so you can chat and take photos against London’s twinkling lights.

Cycle past the London Eye, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, and then head to Sloane Square and admire the snow-white fairy lights that adorn its luxury boutiques. Pass alongside Harrods, the quintessentially British department store with its windows laden with festive treats, and then make your way to Hyde Park Winter Wonderland — one of London’s top Christmas attractions.

Pedal around the Christmas stalls heaving with handicrafts and warming wintery treats, before stopping to enjoy a mulled wine (own expense) with your guide and group. Gaze out at the attraction’s funfair, and watch skaters swirling around the ice rink.

Continue to the West End to discover the Regent Street, Oxford Street, Bond Street and Carnaby Street holiday lights that are famous around the world. Thousands of LEDs, fairy lights and snowflake decorations are strung around the central shopping district, casting a magical Christmas glow on the shoppers below.

Swing past Seven Dials to see the small Christmas market at Covent Garden, and then make your way back to the start point where your 3-hour tour finishes.

What's included

  • Use of bike and helmet
  • Local guide
  • Santa hat

What isn't included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees
  • Mulled wine
  • Food and drinks