The Perfect Winter Experiences to Explore London Like a Local


The winter season in London is full of magical experiences. If you’re planning a visit to London, you must know that the city offers a diverse range of spectacular indoor and outdoor experiences to enjoy in the winter season. Join The Montcalm Club premium membership and experience an enviably located, luxury stay with exclusive privileges and deals! Read on to add these iconic winter experiences in London to your list!

Explore Shoreditch and Spitalfields 

Shoreditch is one of the coolest neighbourhoods in East London, and although you can explore the area throughout the week, Sunday is when it is most alive! Plan the perfect weekend during your winter holiday in the city as you admire amazing street art and try flavoursome street food! Known to be the stomping grounds for youngsters and creatives, buy homemade crafts, vintage clothing, antique jewellery, and unique local gifts for your cherished ones. and make sure to check out Old Spitalfields Market for a fulfilling chilly day-out experience!

The Borough Market 

Located on the south side of London Bridge, you’ll find the iconic Borough Market. The perfect foodie lover’s paradise to explore in winter, it is one of the oldest and most popular street food markets in the city. The Borough Market is every local and visitor’s favourite as it brims with food trucks, cosy pubs, and coffee shops throughout the year.  Explore the widest range of vendors selling fresh produce, suit yourself to the taste of seasonal mulled wine and dine in for a sumptuous meal at a premium West End restaurant to complete the experience!

Head to Top of The Shard to Get a View of London

London offers an array of incredible viewpoints, but if you’re looking to get a view of the capital city with indoor access, head up to the Shard! It is one of the tallest buildings in Europe and offers the perfect wintery London experience! You can choose to buy yourself your favourite drink from the bar at the top of the Shard to enjoy as you take in the spectacular London skyline views! If you’re looking to stay dry and warm, get an unrivalled 360-degree view of the entire city from the actual observatory. After the Shard experience, make sure to take a luxurious spa break in London and relax as you plan your upcoming adventures!

Take a Stroll Along the River Thames

The winter sun in London is divine! Grab the perfect opportunity to take a tranquil stroll along the river Thames, especially in the mornings when there is a hint of frost in the air and the sun is shining bright! London’s a very walkable city, so, plan your exploration on foot as you start at the London Eye, walk down the iconic Tower Bridge, and spot the city’s most popular attractions on the way, including Big Ben and St Paul Cathedral for a memorable experience.

Remember to pack right, secure your stay at opulent London hotels on special offers and take your pick from these unmissable winter activities in the capital city!