Nowhere comes alive at Christmas quite like the capital. With glittering light displays decorating the city’s landscape of world-renowned landmarks, it’s a truly magical sight to behold. And that’s with two feet firmly on the ground! But at Secret London, we believe you’ve not truly experienced the London skyline until you’ve admired it from a pod on the London Eye.
From the Houses of Parliament to Big Ben and Buckingham Palace, there are so many of the UK’s most iconic buildings to be spotted from the London Eye. And let us tell you, nothing will get you in the festive spirit like experiencing these cultural landmarks from more than 135m in the sky, in a sea of sparkling lights.
With longer nights drawing in, there’s all the more opportunity to see the London skyline shining in all its glory. And in celebration of the most wonderful time of the year, the London Eye’s opening hours will be extended from 10am to 8.30pm, every weekend in the lead up to Christmas. So whether you’re visiting London from further afield, or looking for inspo for a festive family outing or a super special date idea, a spin on the London Eye is just the thing.
It goes without saying that the London Eye itself falls into the category of iconic London landmarks. This winter, the magnificent wheel will be lighting up the skyline even more than usual with special Christmas decorations.
Plus from December 15-25, the London Eye will wow guests with a bespoke Christmas light up design that you definitely don’t want to miss!
Garlands and twinkle lights will also set the scene for the ultimate festive outing, making your experience truly unforgettable. Situated right on the waterfront on Southbank, the shimmering wheel will provide the perfect backdrop for a show-stopping, riverside Christmas selfie! This is definitely one for the Insta…