Christmas market on the Champs-Elysées, since its creation 5 years ago, has become an essential part of the Parisian festive season. Particularly picturesque with its 160 white wooden chalets, it is the perfect place for families to enjoy all the magic of Christmas!
Christmas market: soak up the fairytale atmosphere
This vast market, which is officially called the Paris Christmas Village, sets up its stalls each winter between Place de la Concorde and the Champs-Elysées roundabout. You have until 6th January to discover the stands brimming with ideas for the perfect gift, with an array of art and craft wares and Christmas decorations. You can also sample tasty regional specialities or warm up with a delicious mulled wine!
The Champs-Elysées Christmas market is also a place where youngsters are kept entertained with numerous fun rides and original attractions. Board the Little Christmas Train or the Ferris Wheel, and make sure you’re there at nightfall to catch a glimpse of Father Christmas riding off on his sleigh!
Champs-Elysées Paris Christmas Village
From the Champs-Elysées roundabout to Place de la Concorde – Paris 8th arrondissement
Every day from 16/11/2012 to 6/01/2013
From Sunday to Thursday from 10 am to 11 pm / Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am to midnight
Metro stations: Concorde, lines 1, 8 and 12, Champs-Elysées – Clémenceau, lines 1 and 13, Franklin D. Roosevelt, lines 1 and 9