Looking for more ideas on how to spend your days in Paris? If you are visiting Paris this holiday season and want to shop at the best Christmas markets in Paris, here is where to go to feel some Christmas spirit!
MAIN CHRISTMAS MARKETS
Tuileries Garden Christmas Market
The famous Champs-Élysées Christmas Market has been reborn as “La Magie de Noël” at the Tuileries Garden!
Enjoy 100 chalets featuring mostly French-produced food products, wine, and gifts plus a dozen carnival rides, and an ice rink – and of course lots of glittering lights, festive crowds, and perhaps even guest appearances from Santa.
- Location: Line 1- Tuileries or Concorde
La Défense Christmas Market
This will be the biggest Christmas market in Paris this 2019. The La Defense market will have over 350 wooden chalets that will be offering a wide variety of artisanal Christmas-themed goods as well as delicious treats from different regions of France.
Visiting the market at night will be extra special as the towering skyscrapers of the La Defense business district will be lit up!
- Location: RER A: La Defense / Line 1: La Defense
Traditional Alsace Christmas Market
Parisians know the courtyard of the Gare de l’Est is the place to go for delicious food specialities from Alsace. Christmas decorations and fabrics are also on sale.
Sample wine from Alsace and authentic pretzels, gingerbread, and Christmas biscuits!
- Location: Lines 4, 5, 7 – Gare de l’Est
Photo credit: Paris Movie Walks