Most Spectacular Christmas Fairs in the World



With the advent of winter, everybody desires warm emotions, warm drinks, and amazing events. Christmas Fairs are perfect for your good mood and incredible moments. There are many Christmas Fairs all over the world. Which to visit first, you need to decide by yourself.

United Kingdom

London’s Hyde Park turns into a Winter Wonderland during Christmas time. Admission is free, so you can come here at any time. Every year you can enjoy more and more attractions in this beautiful place. Christmas fair of Angels offers you exclusive handmade gifts and souvenirs. The fascinating atmosphere of the event will amaze you and take into a real fairy tale. If you are ready to spend this Christmas in London, it is time to plan your trip now.


To be in this wonderful city on Christmas Eve is to find yourself in a small medieval town. There is a huge Christmas rink in this place. Certainly, here you can buy a lot of gifts. However, the most important thing here is to taste chocolate.
Christmas fair of Winter Wonders becomes the heart of Brussels.You will feel a festive atmosphere in every corner. There is the main festive Christmas tree and the venue for light shows on the Grand-Place square. The atmosphere in the city is fantastic! So, welcome to Belgium fairy tale.



The wonder of Christmas in Berlin Ismany wooden houses and tents, fully decorated with natural materials that provide a festive atmosphere and offer not only a wide range of handmade food and different products but also an impressive choice of unusual presents. Besides, you have a chance to taste hot chestnuts, pancakes, and other treats. You can also find many hotels and restaurants from Berlin and Brandenburg, offering fine dining in heated tents outside. This magic Christmas fair is located against the background of Charlottenburg Palace, which is illuminated by all possible lanterns and decorated with beautiful Christmas things.


Christmas has never been a special holiday in China, but this holiday became more popular these days. Medieval Christmas town is one of the most beautiful and fascinating fairs in Shanghai. In this place, you can often see different animated characters and special shows.



The Christmas market in Strasbourg has been held since 1570 and is the biggest and oldest in this romantic country. Christmas fair proceeds the Alsatian tradition of a warm and friendly holiday during Christmas time. In addition, Strasbourg Christmas fair has won the title of the best Christmas Market for two years in a row. That is why it is considered a capital of all Christmas markets.At night, the capital of Christmas is illuminated by numerous Christmas lights, toys, and decorations. There is a large Christmas tree in the central part of the market. A trip to Strasbourg will be unforgettable for all tourists during which you will spend a wonderful time and get positive emotions.


This country is extremely different from others. Jaipur is like a real Christmas market. Here you can enjoy every house because they look like Christmas gingerbread. The Christmas fairy tale on the Goa beaches is also fantastic. Everybody can become a part of the Santa Claus party. During Christmas time you have a chance to taste Hindi cousin with hot and spicy dishes. If you want to celebrate Christmas in an exotic way, you need to open an India e-visa.


The Austrian capital has more than 20 Christmas fairsthat are situated near the palaces and large squares. However, the Christkindlmarkt fair is the largest and most popular. Here you can enjoy many handmade gifts, tasty dishes and be amazed by a lot of bright decorations. The place here is fantastic because you can see Schonbrunn and Imperial Palaces close to the market. You will have an opportunity to plunge into a fairy atmosphere. And of course, you need to taste a famous Austrian strudel.

Czech Republic

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There is a big Christmas market in the main square. In the center of the old town, you can delight a Christmas tree. You will be fascinated by the decorated buildings, many bright lights, wonderful performances, and friendly people. The smell of cinnamon and cloves will beckon you to warm up with hot wine. At the market, you can taste traditional Czech dishes such as pork barbecues, Czech muffins, a sweet bakery in various variations, mulled wine Czech beer.

You can buy carved wooden toys, holiday candles, and postcards, all kinds of souvenirs with Prague views and other products of traditional crafts.


The main market square of Krakow in Poland comes to life with thousands of lights for Christmas. More than 80 festively decorated kiosks will offer you handmade souvenirs, wool items, all kinds of wood products, glass, ceramics and many other interesting things for a reasonable price.The main thing in holidays in Krakow is not to gain excess weight. At the fair, a variety of dishes of Polish cuisine will constantly tempt you. Homemade sausages and smoked meats, incomparable soup-┼╗urek, cheeses of different types and many others. And of course, you will not resist a lot of sweets.



The main Christmas market of Copenhagen is situated in Tivoli Park. It is an extraordinary park that is different from many other European fairs. Of course, you will enjoy sweets, hot drinks, Christmas decorations, and many other Christmas events. The main thing hereis the amusement park, which turns into a fabulous city for Christmas holidays and creates a unique Christmas atmosphere. Rides are decorated with lights, everywhere is heard the fun music. Every day you can delight various shows of glowing fountains.

As you see, there are many Christmas markets around the world. They are all fantastic, amazing and have many tasty dishes. Christmas time is a special period of the year. So, you need to make this holiday happy, unique and atmospheric. However, firstly you should arrange your plans because if you are going to spend Christmas in India, it is necessary to see information about an India e-visa.

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