Night-time Christmas trail at Kew Gardens (Nov 2016)

Address:
, Richmond, London 51.477643 -0.296510
Dates & Time:
to (except 28th, 29th Nov, and 5th, 6th, 12th, 13th, 24th, 25th Dec)
Timed tickets from 5 PM to 10 PM (Last entry 8.15 PM)
Rides from 5 PM to 9.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
Adult £17. Child (4-16) £12. Extra £4 per child for Santa's Grotto
See kew.org
Telephone:
The contact number for Royal Botanic Gardens is +44 (0) 208 332 5655
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Come and have a wander around Kew's glittering night-time trail.

You'll enter it between two giant Christmas trees and stroll beneath tree canopies drenched in seasonal colour. A carpet of light will lead you to the scented Fire Garden, which was inspired by the five gold rings from 'The Twelve Days of Christmas'. Then you'll continue past glittering trees decorated with giant crystals and colour-changing reeds, before entering the beautiful Tunnel of Lights.

You'll also find a woodland walk with larger-than-life candles, and see the Palm House Pond spring to life with brightly coloured lasers,.

You'll be able to have a go on vintage rides like a carousel and helter skelter, and try plenty of festive food and drink like roast chestnuts, toasted marshmallows, mulled wine and spiced cider.

The young ones will be able to see Santa and his elves at the North Pole village.

 

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