Christmas Markets in the South of France

When Christmas comes to those of us who are lovers of the christmas time gives us explore the options we have relatively close to home. Be they lights, Christmas markets, etc. Living in the province of Barcelona, ​​the south of France seems relatively close to us, so we get to work looking for Christmas markets that are located near the border. Here I leave you some Christmas markets in the south of France that you cannot miss on these dates.

Christmas Markets in the South of France

Christmas markets in the south of France


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Toulouse is the capital of Occitania, about 5 hours from Barcelona, It is a destination very visited at Christmas by the Spanish. Above all, those of us who live relatively close see the opportunity to take the car and spend a few days in this small French provincial capital.

In Toulouse you will find about 4 Christmas markets, Depending on the year the number may vary. However, the image of the white houses of the Toulouse capitol remains shining year after year. The Capitol Christmas market is the most famous of all.


At this time the city is especially beautiful, The locals collaborate with the Christmas decorations and Every corner reminds you that it is Christmas.

We especially liked the decoration of the cafes and pastry shops make Toulouse a welcoming and warm place to walk, discovering different and charming corners.

Village Noel in Le Barcares

Is a fairground dedicated to Christmas. That is why the organizers take it very seriously and provide the place with all kinds of Christmas attractions, decorations, lights and stalls that make Village Noel an ideal place to visit at Christmas.


Post about everything you should know before going to Village Noel


Carcassonne is a town that you should visit at least once if you live in Barcelona. It is very close to the border and is a beautiful place, especially at Christmas.


Our favorite area is the walled enclosure of the castle, inside time seems to have stopped, so You will feel like you are in a distant time where life looked very different from today.

Outside the castle area, In the center of the modern city you will find a few Christmas markets to enjoy with the family. Simple and small, they are the ideal alternative to go for a few days and get to know the city.

Other Christmas markets in the South of France

  • Perpignan Christmas Market
  • Montpellier market
  • Narbonne Christmas Market

I hope you have gotten some ideas to visit this holiday season.

Remember that you also have Christmas markets in the city of Barcelona.

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