Paris Christmas Market

Paris Christmas Market

Paris Christmas Market

The most useful information and tips for Christmas Market in Paris .

When?

From the middle of November until the beginning of January, open daily from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. (till midnight on Fridays and Saturdays)

Where?

Avenue des Champs-Elysées to the Place de la Concorde in Paris

What to eat and drink at Paris Christmas Market?

1. Hot wine (Vin Chaud)

Delicious hot wine to warm up during the cold day. You need pay deposit for a cup, you will get it back after you finish drinking.

I didn’t give them back and took them as souvenirs from Christmas Market in Paris.

2. Crepes

Who haven’t heard of crepes? They are big pancakes with sweet filling. You have variety of stuffing to choose from, my favorite are Nutella and marmalade. Yummy 🙂

3. Chestnuts

They are worth trying but I didn’t like it. They taste like mashed potatoes…

4. Churros

They are extremly sweet and so good! These are basically longitudinal donuts in sugar.

What to buy Christmas Market in Paris?

1. Christmas accessories

You will find plenty of them! Santa Clause’s hat, Christmas stockings, mini Santa Clauses and many more.

2. Candies

Oh yes, there so many candies to choose from at Christmas Market in Paris!

Gingerbreads, fruits in chocolate, pralines… Mmm… Delicious 🙂

3. Tea and spices

You can buy warming teas and aromatic spices at Christmas Market in Paris. The selection is huge, the flavors are unusual and unique.

4. Hats, jewelry and souvenirs

There are lot of crazy stuff at Christmas Market in Paris.

Jewelry, little statues and even Russian dolls (matryoshkas).

What to do?

When you are done buying and eating, you can go ice skating to burn some calories.

There is pretty big icerink at Champs-Elysées, in the center of Christmas Market.

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