Christmas in Zurich
Christmas Markets and the Scent of Cinnamon Enchant the City
Christmas markets, Advent concerts and mulled wine: Zurich is simply enchanting at Christmas time.

Christmas in Zurich – Christmas Markets and the Scent of Cinnamon Enchant the City

In December, the entire city is bathed in a warm glow, the scent of cinnamon and mulled wine hangs in the air, and the sounds of Christmas carols ring out wherever you go.

Christmas markets and late-night and Sunday shopping provide opportunity for extensive Christmas shopping sprees, while events such as the Lichterschwimmen candle-floating event or the Advent concerts give rise to a magical ambiance. The festivities come to a climax with a spectacular New Year's Eve fireworks display hosted by Zurich hoteliers. Read on and find inspiration as to how to spend your stay in Zurich at Advent.


Christmas in Zurich
Allow yourself to be captivated by the enchanting atmosphere at Zurich’s Christmas markets.
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Christmas in Zurich
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Christmas in Zurich
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