The Shard’s 72nd floor has been transformed with huge crystals, snow dunes and an iridescent grotto.

Expect mulled champagne and Christmas candy floss and a fully stocked bar. It’s kind of Santa’s grotto for adults.

The View from the Shard, London Bridge

December 21 – January 1, Daily 10am-10pm (last admission 8.30pm); Nov-Mar: Sun-Wed 10am-7pm; Thur-Sat 10am-10pm.

Tickets: £25.95

www.theviewfromtheshard.com