Couple looking at Christmas market stall


Kick your festive cheer into gear with a magical Christmas market break. Need inspiration? We’ve done the legwork for you, so all you have to do is write your wish list! Check out our guide to the best Christmas markets in the UK and Europe this winter.

Traditional Christmas Market in Belfast

The fabulous City Hall gardens are transformed into a stunning continental village each year for the Belfast Christmas Market.

Spoilt for Choice with the Markets in Berlin

The Christmas market at Gendarmenmarkt is a Berlin institution offering traditional gifts and delicious festive food. 

Frankfurt Christmas Market in Birmingham

A large authentic Christmas market  comes to Birmingham, bringing a Victorian carousel and over 100 stalls selling handcrafted gifts.  

Seven Different Themed Markets in Dusseldorf

Embark on a magical winter trail as one of Germany’s most beautiful Christmas markets casts a spell on Düsseldorf’s historic old town.  

Fun for the Whole Family in Edinburgh

Enchanting at any time of the year, Edinburgh gets an extra dusting of magic during the 6-week event that is Edinburgh’s Christmas. 

London's Winter Wonderland

London has more Christmas markets than you can shake a cracker at, but if you can only visit one, head to Hyde Park’s Winter Wonderland. 

Romantic Christmas in Paris

Christmas doesn’t get more romantic than Paris with 400 lit Christmas trees lighting the Champs-Élysées and samples of French culinary delights.

Award-Winning Markets in Manchester

Don’t miss Manchester’s award-winning Christmas Market with over 300 festive stalls and chalets located around the city centre.