Noël à Riquewihr - Alsace©Istock

Riquewihr Christmas market: the picturesque one

Nestling among vineyards, ringed by ancient ramparts, Riquewihr, one of the most beautiful villages in Alsace, will carry you away on the magic carpet of a true Alsatian Christmas!

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  • By plane48 minutes from Strasbourg airport and EuroAirport
  • By carServed by the A35
  • By train2h20 from Paris then by TER
Marché de Noël Riquewihr - Alsace©Istock

A magical ambience in Riquewihr

In typically Alsatian style, Riquewihr wonderfully combines the spirit of Christmas with the beauty of its architecture.

During the festivities, the magic is all around! The half-timbered façades are decked out with the finest decorations, the window boxes that overflow with flowers in the summer give way to pretty festive ornaments and a myriad of lights are strung over the village streets and alleyways. A sight for sore eyes that plunges you straight into a fairytale atmosphere!

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The good things in life at the Christmas market

A veritable world of wonder, the Christmas market comes alive with booth and stall holders plying their wares. You can stroll from chalet to chalet, constantly discovering new treasures among the handicrafts and stopping off on multiple occasions to try the goodies on offer.

Delicious smells and the aroma of Christmas are guaranteed to whet the appetite. Among the treats on offer, you’ll be able to indulge in spice bread, bretzels, all kinds of confectionery and traditional hot chestnuts. Now, there’s a treat that will take you back to your childhood!


Coming to Riquewihr Christmas market


From Novembre 25th to December 20th 2023

How to get here

Come the easy way, use the Christmas Shuttle. It runs from Colmar to the Ribeauvillé, Riquewihr and Kaysersberg Christmas markets.