3 + 9 Christmas Markets in Stockholm in 2017

Sweden, Stockholm Guide (B): 3 + 9 Christmas Markets in Stockholm in 2017

In case you fancy a little trip to European Christmas Markets, Stockholm in Sweden is not a bad option. Why is that? Because there are more than 10 different kinds of Christmas Markets in the city, and you can easily explore more than one Christmas Market in one short weekend.

Let’s have a closer look at 3 Christmas Markets in Stockholm that I have recently visited. Keep reading, as at the end of the post you’ll find a few extra tips for your Christmas shopping trip to the Swedish capital.

Stortorgets Julmarknad a.k.a. Christmas Market in the main square of the old town of Stockholm is very traditional kind of Christmas Market. Even if there hasn’t been any snow in the past two years, the atmosphere on the narrow streets of the old town is very Christmassy – and busy with people.

If you truly want to take some time to explore the old town — Gamla Stan, as locals know it — a little bit better, I would highly recommend going there already after 9 am. The most boutiques, shops, cafés and bistros open at 10 am, and as soon as the clock turns to ten, the old town will be immediately jammed with people. The Christmas Market will open at the main square every day at 11 am. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: 3 + 9 Christmas Markets in Stockholm in 2017
Guide Location: Sweden » Stockholm
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Stortorgets Julmarknad   Katarina Bangata street   Skansen   Sergels Torg  
Author: Saana Jaakkola
Read it on author's website: http://www.livenowdreamlater.net/en/2015/12/18/3-x-christmas-markets-in-stockholm-youve-still-got-time/

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