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6 Best Christmas Markets in Switzerland

6 Best Christmas Markets in Switzerland

Christmas is coming! Here is our personal selection of the 6 Best Christmas Markets in Switzerland!

 

Zurich Christmas Market

22 November to 23 December 2018

Best Christmas Markets in Switzerland - Zurich market

Zurich Christmas Market at the Main Train station is considered one of the largest indoor markets in Europe with its 150 stalls. Another reason to visit the market is the 50-meter Christmas tree lighted up by the Swarovski crystals.

Basel Christmas Market

22 November to 23 December 2018

Best Christmas Markets in Switzerland - Basel market

A definite no-miss is the Basel Christmas Market on Barfüsserplatz & Münsterplatz with its 180 wooden chalets selling artisanal products & delicacies like waffles, glühwein & Basel Läckerl. The highlight is the Christmas tree decorated with ornaments by well-known Johann Wanner.

Einsiedler Christmas Market

1 to 9 December 2018

Best Christmas Markets in Switzerland - Einsiedler

Thanks to its enchanting location just outside of the monastery on the Zurich lake, the Christmas market in Einsiedler is a no miss. 140 stands will keep you entertained and offer vast choice of food and vin chaud.

Gruyères Christmas Market

7 to 9 December 2018, 14 to 16 December 2018

Best Christmas Markets in Switzerland - Gruyere market

During two week-ends in December, the main street of Gruyères welcomes the traditional Christmas Market with around 30 craftsmen stalls offering authentic decorations and products.

Montreux Christmas Market

22 November to 24 December 2018

Best Christmas Markets in Switzerland - Montreux

The Montreux Christmas Market is one of our favorites! Strolling along breathtaking Geneva lake promenade and getting the Christmas spirit from 160 chalets is something to be looking for every year! On top, choose a visit to the real Santa Clause house on top of Rochers-de-Naye, or the Middle Ages Christmas at the Chillon Castle!

Bremgarten Christmas Market

6 to 9 December 2018

Best Christmas Markets in Switzerland - Bremgarten

Christmas Market in Bremgarten is an impressive array of 320 stalls spread over Christchindli-Märt. One of the main delights apart from strolling and shopping at artisans, is climbing the Spittelturm. 100 steep steps up and you’ll be rewarded with the spectacular view of the Christmas market!

As you can see they are spread all over December and hopefully you’ll have a chance to visit all or most of them!

 

 



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