Find the perfect Christmas gifts for loved ones and enjoy plenty of street food, twinkles and entertainment throughout the festive season at London's most popular Christmas markets.
The locations below annually host some of the top Christmas markets in London, which usually stay open until the New Year.
1. Winter Wonderland Christmas market
Follow the lights to Hyde Park and immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere of Winter Wonderland, one of the biggest Christmas markets in London.
Discover more than 100 wooden cabins overflowing with fantastic gifts, including handmade crafts and beautiful pieces of jewellery. You can also get your skates on at the UK's biggest outdoor ice rink, see London sparkle from the Giant Observation Wheel, or sit back and enjoy one of Winter Wonderland's top Christmas shows. 19 Nov-3 Jan
2. Southbank Centre Winter Market
See the South Bank's riverside transformed into a wintry wonderland, where global cuisine and an artisan Christmas market come together in one sparkling location for Southbank Centre's Winter Festival.
Amble past the traditional wooden chalets lining the banks of the Thames and pick up gorgeous stocking fillers from the Winter Market. Or, tuck into cheese-based food, cocktails and mulled wine surrounded by the glow of neon artworks, as part of the Winter Lights display. 4 Nov-24 Dec
3. Selfridges Christmas Market
The Selfridges Christmas Market returns to Edwards Mews again this Christmas. Enjoy sizzling street food from vendors curated by the founder of Street Feast, Dominic Cools-Lartigue, including waffles dripping with chocolate, Filipino treats and pie and mash.
This outdoor market brings fairground rides for kids and adults, personalised wreaths made in front of you and heaps of stalls selling Christmas goodies. 5 Nov-24 Dec
4. Covent Garden Christmas Village
Grab a hot chocolate, mulled cider or warm churros from the festive food market, while on your way to take a selfie in Santa's sleigh. Afterwards, walk through a forest of Christmas trees to arrive at the bauble-themed dining domes, which offer seasonal food and cocktails. 15 Nov-8 Jan
5. Leicester Square Christmas market
Experience festive fun with Christmas in Leicester Square, which gives the home of blockbuster film premieres a yuletide makeover.
Browse the traditional market filled with a wonderful array of crafts and tempting treats. Afterwards, head to the Belgian spiegeltent to enjoy a brilliant lineup of comedy, cabaret and magic shows. 12 Nov-9 Jan
6. Eccleston Yards Christmas Market
Explore the buzzy open-air mall which makes up this stunning courtyard. Browse stalls filled with trinkets and unique gifts at Eccleston Yards Christmas Market, which brings festive cheer to this open space during the countdown to Christmas.
Stroll through the range of independent traders and enjoy a glass of mulled wine with a mince pie, while you soak up live music and a warm atmosphere. From 14 Nov
7. Borough Market
Tour the historical arches of Borough Market, decked out with lights, decorations and twinkling ornaments, as you source the finest seasonal foods while listening to choirs and buskers singing jolly tunes.
8. Christmas by the River at London Bridge City
Christmas By The River at London Bridge City is set against stunning views of Tower Bridge and the Tower of London, offering wooden huts packed with original presents, handmade crafts and plenty of delicious snacks.
Indulge in mouthwatering food from an array of pop-up stalls and admire one of London's most iconic skyline views with a steaming cup of mulled wine. 16 Nov-2 Jan
9. Greenwich Christmas market
Tick items off your Christmas shopping list while browsing Greenwich Market's 150 stalls and shops, selling a range of stocking fillers, fashion items, crafts and original artworks.
Make sure to also wander around the ancient maritime neighbourhood of Greenwich, which is decked out with lights and festive goodies. Plus, watch as brightly coloured lanterns parade through the area during the Christmas lights switch on. From 17 Nov
10. Kingston Christmas Market
The cosy cabins are packed with a range of handmade arts and crafts, beautiful decorations and stocking fillers. Afterwards, enjoy seasonal entertainment while tucking into some specialist street food. 18 Nov-24 Dec
11. Christmas under the Canopy at King's Cross
Following your creative work, browse the array of stalls to find live jazz, carol singers, food tastings, mulled wine and masterclasses at Canopy Market, which welcomes a number of independent, ethical and sustainable vendors. 29 Nov-22 Dec
If you're looking for more Christmas gift inspiration, check out these top places for Christmas shopping in London or discover plenty more things to do with these 101 festive ideas for a magical time in London at Christmas.