Maisie | Tourist
City Of London, United Kingdom, England | Attraction
11 Dec 2017


Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park London
Winter Wonderland is the largest outdoor ice rink in UK which have so many attractions inside.

How to Get There

Winter is coming!! I'd like to share you that you can spending your winter holiday in London. Winter is my favorite so I always spend my winter holiday outside the house. Now, I'll show you where is the best place to enjoy winter in London. Yes it's in Hyde Park.

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On winter, Hyde Park is very crowded because there's held Winter Wonderland. The best way to visit this park is by using public transportation, if you're going to take bus choose bus number C2 6, 7, 10, 16, 19, 23, 36, 52, 73, 82, 98, 113, 274, 390, 414 for North, South with number 2, 36, 137, 148, 159, 436, West with number 9,10,14, 19, 22, 52, 74, 94, 148,414 and East with number 8, 15, 23, 30, 38, 274.

But, if you're going to take tube, the nearest tube station are Bond Street, Green Park, Knightbridge, Marble Arch, Hyde Park Corner Paddington and Victoria. You can see the full information here.

 

What to Do

Winter Wonderland is the largest outdoor ice rink in UK which have so many attractions inside. This park is 1600 square meters wide and there are Ice Skating, Bar Ice, Giant Wheel, Zippos Christmas Circus and The Sooty Christmas Show. This year, they have few additional attractions, there are Cinderella on Ice, Bar Hutte, Cirque Berserk and Magical Ice Kingdom.

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My favorites thing to do in this park in ice skating. For all of attractions in this park is charged by times, peak and off-peak times. For Ice Skating, bacause I came on peak time, so I pay £15.50 for adult, £10.50 for children and £32 for family but if you are come on off-peak season you only need to pay £9.50 for adult, £7.50 for children and £30 for family. After pay the tickets, you can play as long as you want :)

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Second attraction I've tried is Bar Ice. This place is look like a bar, but inside the bar is consist of ice, everything is made from ice. Very cold inside!! Oh, don't forget to buy entrance fee around £16 in peak time and £14 in off-peak time. Anymay, this place is only for adults :)

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After that, if you want to see London from above, you should take Giant Wheel in this park. From this wheel, you can also seen all of rides in the Winter Wonderland. Ticket price of the Giant Wheel is £9/£7 (adults), £7/£5 (children) and £28/£20 (family).

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If you are coming to this park with your children or family, don't forget to take them for watching circus show which very awesome. It's only £15/£8.50 (adults), £11.50/£5 (children) and £46/£20 (family). 

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Also, there is other show which very funny and amazing for children named The Sooty Christmas Show. This show's price is about £15/£8.50 (adult), £11.50/£5 (children) and £46/£20 (family). 

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This year, I try to visit the new attractions in this park. First is Cinderellla on Ice show, you'll show Cinderella and her friends dancing on the ice with very detailed choreography. Very lovely!! Ticket price of this show is around £19.95/£16.95 (adults), £15.95/£12.95 (children) and £63.80/£51.80 (family). 

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Last, I visit Magical Ice Kingdom which the biggest Kingdom Ice in this park. Very amazing because inside this place everyhting made from ice. You can see big ship made from ice and a castle made from ice as well. Very impressed!! The ticket to entrance this place is £11/£7 (adults), £9/£5 (children) and £36/£20 (family).

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Satisfied playing, you can also shooping in this park which give you many choices for shopping gifts and unique souvenirs in Christmas Market. Moreover, you can find Christmas decorations here. Such a complete market for buy everything.

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Well, are you tired or thirsty? you can find few cafes or restaurants with variants of food with cheap price. So, are you interesting to spend your winter holiday in London? Watch this video for more excitement :)

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Tips and Trick

Winter Wonderland start held on 17 November 2017 until 1 January 2018 in Hyde Park London and open daily from 10 am to 10 pm, you can visit this park everyday but not in Christmas day because it closed. Don't forget to always wear winter coat, shoes and hat because the weather is very cold and the street will be slippery because of snow. Bring your good camera for capture every moment and take your children or family into this place :)

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