When the Christmas season starts getting closer and Sweden's streets are covered in snow, Swedes all over the country head to their local Christmas Market.
Swedish Christmas Markets offer everything one could want around Christmas; handicrafts, mulled wine, caramelized almonds, all to be shared with friends and family. There are several different markets to choose from; the traditional ones and some more modern. Here's a selection of Christmas markets to make a visit to:
Classic Christmas Market at Skansen
A classic Swedish Christmas Market at the open air museum Skansen.
Christmas Market in Gamla Stan
At the Old Town Christmas Market you will find Swedish Christmas sweets smoked sausages, reindeer, elkmeat and other Swedish delicacies.
Christmas Market at the Liseberg Amusement Park
This is Scandinavias larget Christmas Market. With nearly 5.000.000 Christmas lights you can’t expect anything less than a brilliant Christmas at Liseberg!
Christmas Market at Gunnebo House & Gardens
An annual Christmas market is held at Gunnebo House and Gardens in November. Organic food and delicacies from West Sweden meets traditional arts and crafts.