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Where: Royal Pavillion, Royal Victoria Park, Bath, BA1 2NR
About: Bath on Ice is returning to the city in 2022 and is bringing with it a host of magical Christmas lights to their hidden winter wonderland. Although not a stand-alone Christmas light trail, Bath On Ice features a selection of bright illuminations, whilst their Glow Golf feature sees you take a tour through a festive light trail experience as you play some crazy glow-in-the-dark golf.
Dates: Saturday 12th November 2022 - Tuesday 3rd January 2023
Christmas Features: Ice skating rink, Glow Golf, Christmas lights and The Moguls Alpine Bar.
Price: Various prices for each activity, click HERE to find out more.
How to book: Book tickets online by clicking the button below.
Where: Westonbirt Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS
About: Enchanted Christmas at Westonbirt Arboretum is a magical family-fun experience full of Christmas lights, illuminated trees, Xmas activities and more. This Christmas light trail is just one junction up from Bath on the M4 and is a great way to experience nature whilst also getting in the festive spirit. Tickets must be pre-booked for this exceptional Christmas light trail featuring an Xmas adventure where you will meet playful Elves creating Westonbirt’s spectacular illuminated trail. This is hugely popular with visitors from Bath and Swindon so book your tickets early to avoid missing out.
Dates: 25th November 2022 - 21st December 2022
Christmas Features: Magical light trail, Find Santa adventure, Talking trees and tree elves.
- Adults: £19*
- Concessions (students & job seekers): £17*
- Children (aged 3 - 16 years): £11*
- Infant (aged 0 - 2 years): Free, but will require a ticket
- Access: Personal assistant goes free
How to book: Buy tickets online for Enchanted Christmas at Westonbirt Arboretum HERE.
Where: Milsom Street
About: This Christmas, Bath’s most iconic streets and buildings will be brought to life with magical illuminations as part of the Bath Christmas Light Trail.
Dates: 17th November 2022
Christmas Features: Thursday evening late-night Christmas shopping will see many retailers staying open well into the evening. There will also be lots of pop-up entertainment around the city centre, and the Bath Abbey Chamber Choir will be there to sing some festive favourites.
How to book: No need to book, download an official Christmas light trail map HERE.
Where: American Museum & Gardens, Claverton Manor, Bath, BA2 7BD
About: Bath’s American Museum & Gardens has announced the return of The Enchanted Garden of Light, a sparkling festive trail of illuminations through gardens and woodland this December.
Families and friends will be transported into a magical after-dark adventure through light displays which will emblazon the entire house, gardens and woodland in glorious colour.
What’s new for 2022? This year’s trail has a new hour-long route, and all new exciting light installations. There will be an atmospheric American style woodland lodge meeting point at the start of the trail, for friends and family to join together and enjoy a range of delicious warming food and drink.
The event is perfect for families of all ages, with a step-free route throughout, bring a buggy for tired legs! Children can collect a lantern at the start to carry along the way, plus there’s a great climb and slide play area, and under-fives go free! You can even bring furry family members as dogs on leads are allowed.
Dates: Thursday 1st - Saturday 31st December 2022
Christmas Features: Christmas lights, pop-up shops, food vendors serving festive treats.
Price: Under 5’s: Free, Adults: £19.50, Children (5-17): £12, Family: £54, Carer free
How to book: Please visit their website here.
Where: Pick up signs near Mere, Wiltshire, BA12 6QD
About: The Stourhead Christmas light trail is one of the South-West’s most popular festive experiences with their illuminated light trail attracting thousands of visitors from Bath and Somerset. The National Trust property is under an hours drive from Bath city centre and is a great Christmas light trail to explore featuring illuminated magical lights, lasers, decorative trees, and much more. Put a visit to Christmas at Stourhead in your December diary and enjoy an evening visit to one of the best Christmas light trails near Bath.
Dates: 25 November 2022 and 1 January 2023.
Christmas Features: Illuminated light trail, Lasers, Festive music, Christmas adventure activities.
Price: National Trust members: Free - £15pp, Non-Members: Free - £30pp
How to book: Buy tickets online for Christmas at Stourhead 2022 HERE or by clicking below.