The top of our destinations for a festive hen do is Manchester; the lively Northern city has a wealth of things to do- especially in the winter season.
Hit the shops at the Arndale Centre or visit one of the many traditional Christmas markets in and around the city a perfect opportunity to stock up on Christmas presents or head to the North Pole Bar- the coolest winter bar in the UK nestled in Cathedral Gardens the arctic retreat serves legendary cocktails and is has cosy winter lodge styled rooms making it a perfect port of call for any Manchester Hen Do.
The world heritage city of Bath is also a fantastic place to visit during the winter months, the stunning city is well known as the ‘Christmas Capital of the West’ and home to one of the best sparkling Christmas markets (opens on the 22nd November). More than 140 traditional wooden chalets adorn the streets of the main shopping area in Bath selling handcrafted gifts and decorations it’s a perfect opportunity to get your Christmas presents and get you into the festive spirit.
There are huge choices of activities to do for hen parties and for those of you that love to be pampered head to the indulgent Thermae Bath Spa in the heart of the city. This is Britain’s only natural thermal spa with mineral rich waters and open air roof top pool with amazing views of the city.
The Capital is a perfect hen do location during the winter; it has such a diverse mix of things to do and is easily accessible from all of over the UK.
There are a number of great Christmas attractions that you can visit:
Somerset House Ice Rink.
London’s most glamorous ice rink opens Nov 16th until Jan 6th with top club nights hosting parties during the winter months, a great alternative hen party activity.
Grab the girls and head to Hyde Park for Winter Wonderland and have some festive fun, key attractions include: Giant wheel, Christmas markets, Zippos xmas circus and visit santa. Tickets start from £7.
Shopping at Oxford Street
Oxford Street in London is a haven for shoppers; visit the famous Selfridges department store and head to the quaint South Molton Street and St Christophers Place which are both stunning in the winter.
Another great place to visit in the winter is the Scottish city of Edinburgh, Scotland’s Capital is full of charm and character and a fab place to go for a hen weekend.
Visit the historic castle or shop till you drop at New Towns Princes Street for traditional high street stores or George Street for sophisticated shops and boutiques. For some fab festive treats go to the Highland Village Xmas Market or grab some ice skates and glide around Britains largest ice rink at Princes Street Gardens.
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