From the twinkling Oxford Street Christmas lights to the beautiful decorations illuminating Covent Garden and the shimmering spirits on Regent Street, see the world-famous London Christmas lights as the city is gloriously decked out for Christmas.
Alternatively, hop on a Christmas lights bus tour to see some of the best sparkles in the city in one trip.
The locations below host some of London's top Christmas lights, which you can usually see from November until early January.
Carnaby Christmas lights
Smile at every step you make around one of the capital's coolest areas, as it glows with a themed display each year as part of Carnaby Christmas lights. This year, you can spot sparkling neon butterflies fluttering above Carnaby Street, which is filled with independent boutiques. Make sure to visit the festive Choose Love pop-up shop – perfect for some Christmas shopping! From 4 Nov
South Bank Christmas lights
Stroll along the South Bank to see the riverside area beautifully illuminated with garlands of glittering Christmas lights and artworks as part of the outdoor Winter Light exhibition. Admire the art installations with a mulled wine in hand, browse the wooden chalets at Southbank Centre's Winter Market (4 Nov-24 Dec) or catch a performance of Circus 1903. 4 Nov-9 Jan
Covent Garden Christmas lights
Amble around the cobbled streets of Covent Garden, which are transformed into a winter wonderland over the festive period. Marvel at mistletoe chandeliers, a magnificent Christmas tree, giant nutcrackers and more than 115,000 twinkling Covent Garden Christmas lights illuminating the 19th-century Piazza. You might even spot some flurries of snow! From 9 Nov
Marylebone Village lights
Admire the twinkling lights and garlands of Marylebone Village, as the chic area celebrates the Christmas season. Walk past quaint boutiques and top restaurants adorned with wintry wreaths, ornaments and lights during a visit to this popular shopping hub. From 10 Nov
Mayfair and Belgravia Christmas lights
Gaze at the picture-pretty white lights decorating the boutique-filled Belgravia area, before checking out The Gingerbread City on Motcomb Street (4 Dec-9 Jan) – a delectable city of gingerbread. Spot the iconic arch illuminating South Molton Street, before indulging in some Christmas shopping. From 10 Nov
Regent Street Christmas lights
Experience the magic of Christmas as the beautiful Regent Street Christmas lights set the West End alight with a seasonal sparkle. See the return of the magnificent spirits glittering above the entire length of Regent Street and its surrounding streets, while hunting for luxury gifts and London Christmas ornaments. 12 Nov-2 Jan
St James's and Piccadilly Christmas lights
Take a stroll around St James's and Piccadilly to discover picture-pretty Christmas lights inspired by the statue of Anteros – the Greek god of requited love. Afterwards, you can enjoy more seasonal fun by popping into Fortnum & Mason for a spot of Christmas shopping or sipping on a festive tipple at The Ritz. 12 Nov-2 Jan
Bond Street Christmas lights
See Bond Street, one of the capital's most luxurious shopping districts, garlanded with spectacular London Christmas lights. Once you've admired the glow of the Bond Street Christmas lights, look out for the exclusive stores draped in grand decorations and window displays dressed in their festive finest. From 12 Nov
Leicester Square Christmas lights
Oxford Street Christmas lights
Be amazed by some of the most spectacular Christmas lights in London and admire the seasonal window displays across Oxford Street. This year's Oxford Street Christmas lights light up the skies above the famous street with rows of shining stars. From 12 Nov
Christmas at Kew
Explore a twinkling trail with Christmas at Kew. Look out for dazzling immersive installations including botanical-themed projections and trees bathed in light, before taking a selfie surrounded by thousands of pea lights and spotting a spectacular finale light up the Palm House. Finish off the enchanting experience with a warming mulled wine and mince pies this Christmas in London. 17 Nov-9 Jan
Seven Dials Christmas lights
Head to Seven Dials’ pretty cobbled streets for its annual Christmas lights display. Full of hidden gems, quirky boutiques and eclectic eateries, the area's festive installation sees twinkling white twigs with pink and silver baubles weaved throughout around the famous roundabout. From 18 Nov
King’s Cross and Coal Drops Yard Christmas lights
Visit King's Cross and Coal Drops Yard while they dazzle with cool installations for Christmas in London. Explore a colourfully industrial take on a traditional Christmas tree at Granary Square,and strike a pose beneath the bright bulbs that glisten above the Lower Stable Street Christmas Market (26 Nov-19 Dec). From 26 Nov
Celebrate the spirit of togetherness with The Shard's annual Christmas lights show – Shard Lights. See three dazzling sequences light up the highest point of the London skyline, as the top 20 floors of the landmark are illuminated in colour. 1-30 Dec
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