Christmas in France is a major annual celebration, as in most countries of the Christian world. There is a festive atmosphere during the whole month of December. Christmas is celebrated as a public holiday in France being celebrated on December 25, same as the United States and other countries.
Strasbourg as one of the best Christmas Markets in Europe for years now. Strasbourg’s market is the favourite Christmas Market in France and among the oldest one in Europe. It is now set up in the heart of the GrandeIle, a UNESCO world heritage site.
Strasbourg, birthplace of Christmas celebrations, invites you on a true sensory journey to marvel and wander around the 300 wooden chalets set up in the historic centre. The Christmas Capital is ‘the’ place to be.