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The Christmas markets in the Dolomites

When the time has come for the Christmas markets, enchanting scents and gentle sounds fill the streets and alleyways of the Dolomites for a while, and whole squares for are draped in a romantic Christmas mood for weeks. Lovingly designed ornaments and fairy lights on snow-clad trees and houses will give you a new, completely different experience in the Dolomites. Let yourself be seduced by the scent of roasted chestnuts and sweet cinnamon, warm yourself with one or two hot cups of tea or mulled wine.

Apart from the culinary treats, the Christmas markets in the Dolomites also offer a colourful range of original Christmas gifts. Traditional woodcarving, sparkling Christmas tree ornaments or knitted wool hats and sweaters, there is something for everyone here.

Whether you go to the largest Christmas market, the Christmas market in Bolzano, or to one of the smaller ones - romantic Advent magic is guaranteed. You can find a guide to the most beautiful Christmas markets here.

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The most beautiful Christmas markets in the Dolomites

The Bolzano Christmas Market

The Bolzano Christmas Market

23.11.2018 - 06.01.2019
The biggest Christmas market in Italy, which has been taking place since 1990, is a must for every South Tyrolean holidaymaker. At the approximately 150 small decorated stalls at Walterplatz you can admire, and of course buy, typical handicrafts from the Dolomites, such as handmade glass and wood products, Christmas balls, woolen gloves and felt slippers.
The Bressanone Christmas Market

The Bressanone Christmas Market

23.11.2018 - 06.01.2019
The Christmas market in Bressanone is framed by the magnificent cathedral, St. Michael's parish church and the town hall. The approximately 35 stalls offer all sorts of gift ideas: wood carvings, Christmas decorations, painted glass and ceramic goods, crib figures, candles and handmade pottery. The delicious specialities, which provide for wonderful scents at the Christmas market, take care of your physical well-being.
The Brunico Christmas Market

The Brunico Christmas Market

23.11.2018 - 06.01.2019
Whether you want to spend cozy hours as a couple, experience convivial moments with friends and loved ones, or are looking for the perfect end to a day of skiing: the Brunico Christmas Market is the ideal destination during the contemplative Advent season. Between the 4 main gates of the city, you will find the 35 stalls, which mostly cover the main theme of craft & tradition. But you can also find Christmas decorations, gift ideas and typical South Tyrolean delicacies here.
The Dolomites Christmas San Candido

The Dolomites Christmas San Candido

23.11.2018 - 06.01.2019
This is small and fine - the Dolomites Christmas San Candido. In the pedestrian zone, around St. Michael's Church and around the bandstand, you will find small wooden huts decorated with attention to detail and a very special flair. Merchants, innkeepers and craftsmen offer mainly local products at the Christmas market of Innichen, from fine South Tyrolean specialties to local handicrafts.
The Castelrotto Christmas market

The Castelrotto Christmas market

07.12.2018 - 28.12.2018
At the Castelrotto Christmas market, local crafts and local delicacies are the main products. Here on the Christmas market, you will find typical regional delicacies and farming products such as homemade jams, traditional tents, fruit loafs and gingerbread, felt items and Tyrolean Christmas decorations. The Christmas market is accompanied by moody peaceful advent music.
The Mountain Christmas market at Lake Braies

The Mountain Christmas market at Lake Braies

01.12.2018 - 16.12.2018
If you love small, the fine and the romantic events, you are in the right place at the mountain Christmas market at Lake Braies. Some 30 craftsmen sell their products here - traditional and handmade products, such as handmade Christmas tree ornaments, or felt slippers, scarves and gloves. And of course a lot of delicacies for the gourmet. Special highlight: the sleigh rides on the shores of Lake Braies.
The Christmas Markets in Val Gardena

The Christmas Markets in Val Gardena

01.12.2018 - 06.01.2019
The three villages Ortisei, Santa Cristina and Selva di Gardena in the Val Gardena turn into a fairy-tale paradise with a particularly romantic atmosphere. Christmas melodies can be heard from all corners, the scent of fresh baked goods is everywhere and the Christmas stalls offer a lot of local handicrafts. Something special, especially for children, is the mailbox for the letters to the baby Jesus in Ortisei.