Swiss Christmas Markets

From traditional Christmas markets to stalls selling funky local designs, these delightful markets will ensure you've got Christmas in Switzerland all wrapped up.
Zurich Christmas Village - Wienachtsdorf
By Time Out contributors |

Tis the season to visit one of Switzerland's Christmas markets - whether you're shopping for gifts or just want to soak up the festive atmosphere while sipping a glass of gluhwein. Many of the bigger markets also host ice rinks as well as featuring live entertainment for young and old. 

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Christmas Market in the Old Town, Zürich
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Weihnachtsmarkt im Dörfli • Zurich

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The market stalls are concentrated on Hirschenplatz and Rosenhof, but there are also a few along Niederdorfstrasse. Glühwein, tea and punch are served in many places, and most of the goods on offer are handmade or artisanal.

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