Departure Date: 04/12/2018
From Christmas markets and Christmas shopping in London, to ice skating rinks, Winter Wonderland and festive events, there are lots of magical things to do at Christmas in London. See London transformed with twinkling lights, Christmas trees and seasonal decorations... Celebrate a magical festive season with Hogwarts in the Snow at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London and see the Making of Harry Potter.
Winter has arrived at Hogwarts. With glittering Christmas trees lined along the Great Hall and a replica festive feast including flaming Christmas puddings is all laid out; while the top section of the hall is transformed for the Yule Ball with snow, icicles and an orchestra of magical instruments. enjoy a special-effects roaring fires, the Gryffindor common room is filled with Christmas treats and the detailed Hogwarts castle model is covered in a special blanket of snow.
Spend 5 nights at the 4 Star K West Hotel & Spa which is located close to Kensington High Street and is on the doorstep of fashionable Notting Hill and Ladbroke Grove.
See the sights of London as you make use of the London Pass that saves you both time and money by offering entrance fees to over 60 top London attractions. With this pass you can jump the queues to some of the busiest tourist attractions and plan exactly what you want to do in advance of your visit!
Bypass the long and time-consuming ticket lines at some of London's busiest tourist attractions including the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, Windsor Castle, London Bridge Experience, ZSL London Zoo, Kensington Palace. To enter the quick-queue line all you need to do is to show your pass.
London Pass includes FREE entrance to the following attractions (subject to change): Historic Buildings in London like, Tower of London + fast track entrance, Westminster Abbey, Windsor Castle + fast track entrance, Tower Bridge Exhibition, Hampton Court Palace + fast track entrance, Kensington Palace and the Observatory + fast track entrance, Royal Albert Hall, Royal Mews, Royal Observatory Greenwich, The Monument, Jewel Tower, The Banqueting House, Eltham Palace, Benjamin Franklin House, Wellington Arch, Apsley House, Wernher Collection at Ranger's House, Keats House, Handel & Hendrix & Places of Interest like; ArcelorMittal Orbit; London Bridge Experience + fast track entrance; Shakespeare's Globe Theatre; London Zoo + fast track entrance; HMS Belfast; Kew Gardens & Chelsea Physic Garden, London Wetland Centre, Chislehurst Caves, Cutty Sark, Namco Funscape, BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir and London Museums like; Churchill War Rooms; Imperial War Museum London; The Household Cavalry Museum; London Transport Museum; Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum; Twickenham Rugby Museum & Stadium Tour; The Guards Museum; Science Museum + IMAX Theatre; Charles Dickens Museum; Museum of London; Museum of London Docklands; Design Museum London; Jewish Museum London; Florence Nightingale Museum; London Motor Museum; The Foundling Museum; Cartoon Museum; London Canal Museum; Pollock's Toy Museum; Firepower Royal Artillery Museum; Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising; The Old Operating Theatre Museum; Fan Museum; Museum of Comedy. The London Tours & Cruises include: Thames River Boat Cruise, Jason's Original Canal Boat Trip. The Best LDN Walks: Royal London, Beefeater Gin Distillery, Arsenal Stadium Tour, Chelsea FC Stadium Tour, Wembley Stadium Tour, London Bicycle Tour, Wimbledon Tour Experience, National Theatre Backstage Tours, Rock n Roll Walking tour, London Art Galleries, The Queen's Gallery, The Courtauld Gallery, Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, Guildhall Art Gallery and Leisure Activities include: Curzon Soho, Curzon Bloomsbury, Curzon Mayfair Cinema, London Brass Rubbing Centre & Curzon Chelsea.
The most successful film series of all time is brought back to life at the UK's Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter. Go behind-the-scenes where the journey began for Harry, Hermione & Ron. Step into sets, see costumes and marvel at ground-breaking special effects.
Start the experience where the story begins, at the Cupboard Under the Stairs where Harry spent his days with the Dursleys. After you watch a welcome video, proceed to the Great Hall where you can see actual costumes and props from the film series, in the actual set where Harry and his classmates gathered on so many occasions.
Showcasing the best of British filmmaking, the level of detail you come across as you explore the Studio Tour is hard to believe. See the Gryffindor common room, visit Dumbledore's office, peer into Hagrid's hut and see the incredible animatronic door to the Chamber of Secrets.
Ride a broomstick in the green screen experience, step onto Platform 9 and see inside the Hogwarts Express. In the backlot, visitors can buy a famous Butterbeer, before taking in the impressive sights of the Knight Bus and Privet Drive.
Learn the secrets and magic of filmmaking, with an exploration into the animatronics and prosthetics used in the film series, as well as concept artwork and a colossal model of Hogwarts castle itself.
Warner Bros, Studio Tour London is an unforgettable day of wizarding fun for all the family.
Return flights on Virgin Atlantic from Johannesburg to London Heathrow, approx. airport taxes, return transfers from Heathrow to the hotel return in a standard car, a 5 night stay at the 4 Star K West Hotel & Spa in London sharing a Superior Double room, your 1 day London Pass will give you access to over 60 sights, saving you both time and money, vist the Warner Bros. Studio Tour of London and see the Making of Harry Potter including return transportation.
5 Nights from R23,945 pps
These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid: 4 - 10 December 2018. Offers are per person sharing. Rates for other periods are available on request. Packages and airfares are subject to availability, airfare increases, seasonal surcharge; high season supplements and currency fluctuations. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Offers include airport taxes. Packages exclude items of personal nature, meals & drinks not specified, options excursions, tipping. Additional information available on request. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.