Live the magic of Christmas in Alsace

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From the end November, all of Alsace eagerly welcomes you to share the most marvellous of all the holidays. Alsace at Christmastime is unique, welcoming you with warmth and generosity, good food and drink and a magical ambience!

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Haguenau

With twinkly fairy lights and an enchanting atmosphere, Haguenau offers the immersive experience of an authentic Alsatian Christmas market.

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Haguenau

With twinkly fairy lights and an enchanting atmosphere, Haguenau offers the immersive experience of an authentic Alsatian Christmas market.

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Strasbourg

In front of the city’s magnificent Cathedral, under the giant Christmas Tree, among the stalls of France’s largest Christmas market, Strasbourg invites you to share in the most marvellous festive season.

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Obernai

Dedicated to crafts and food, Obernai Christmas market never fails to charm with its cosy, intimate atmosphere.

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Ribeauvillé

A little town packed with character, Ribeauvillé invites you to experience the excitement and bustle of a medieval Christmas: a very special, authentic event and a spectacle not to be missed!

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Riquewihr

Nestling among vineyards, Riquewihr, one of the most beautiful villages in Alsace, will carry you away on the magic carpet of an authentic Alsatian Christmas!

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Kaysersberg

Kaysersberg offers an enchanting interlude where you can’t fail to be seduced by the spirit and traditions of an Alsatian Christmas.

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Eguisheim

In a picturesque fairytale setting, enjoy the charms of delightful Christmas market in one of the Most Beautiful Villages in France!

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Colmar

Colmar’s Christmas markets are truly unmissable, with their unique atmosphere in a remarkable heritage setting.

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Mulhouse

Discover the special festive atmosphere of Mulhouse Christmas market draped in all its unique finery.

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Christmas markets

An emblematic magical world of delights

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Shows and events

A selection of Christmas festivities

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Itineraries

Plenty of inspiration for a Christmas like no other

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Symbols and traditions

A digest of Alsatian Christmas customs

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GET AROUND IN COMFORT AND EASE

All the information you need - and some useful tips - to ensure you have a worry-free trip travelling around Alsace at Christmas!

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Choose your festive table

A selection of restaurants open over the festive season so that you can celebrate Christmas in true gourmet style!

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See the opening dates

The opening dates for all the Christmas markets: the moment when Christmas in Alsace truly gets underway.

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Our theme websites

Get even more ideas and inspiration from our dedicated websites, so you can have the Alsatian experience that suits you best!

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Visit.alsace

To enjoy the unique experience of a stay in Alsace

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The Alsatian Wine Route

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Alsace by bike

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