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Written by Davide Tedesco|
Christmas in Edinburgh will be a real cracker with these magical events taking place this year.
Edinburgh is absolutely a Christmas wonderland even without the famous Christmas Market there are still six markets you can explore! Let's take this opportunity to explore these wonderful events and maybe experience something new.
Despite this Chirstmas' major differences from last year's, you would be surprised of how many magical events will give you that unique festive feeling.
Before I share with you the list of things to do this winter remember to check directly with the venues for opening times and booking requirements. Also, keep an eye on the latest advice from the Scottish Government website and follow current guidelines.
2 December 2020 - 3 January 2021
If you are looking for an event that will put you in the Christmas spirit this is the one!
Go on a trail of magical and sparkling lights after dark. Snowflakes, water reflections, tunnel of light, giant baubles and festive music come together for a truly special experience.
20 November 2020 - Sunday 3 January 2021
Ready for a journey to the North Pole? Enjoy this year's event at the zoo, with a light trail taking you through Penguins Rock and exploring an enchanted ice forest and sparkling Christmas tree paths.
19 December 2020
Christmas at the Palace of Holyroodhouse is coming soon. Visit the Palace, explore the historic Christmas traditions of the Royal Family, see the beautifully decorated State Apartments and make your own Christmas decoration to take home.
Edinburgh is famous for its many markets and despite the iconic city centre market being cancelled, there are many markets around town you can enjoy.
Buy local gifts, a decorative ornament or delicious artisan food and hot drinks and enjoy a wonderful festive experience.
Castle Street Christmas Market - 26 Nov to 23 Dec 2020
Ocean Terminal Christmas Market - 25 Nov - 23 Dec 2020
Edinburgh Farmers' Market - Every Sunday from 9am-2pm
Stockbridge Market - Every Sunday from 10am-4pm
Grassmarket Market - Every Saturday from 10am – 5pm
Leith Market - Every Saturday from 10am to 4pm
24th November – 31st December 2020
Christmas and chocolate are two of our favourite things and this tour will be just perfect for a family day out.
Make your own Christmas chocolate bar, taste festive-flavoured hot chocolate, tuck in a winterspice Christmas pudding-flavour chocolate!
23 November – 24 December 2020. Online event
Even Santa uses Zoom, so enjoy this private session with him, live from the North Pole!
Sessions last up to 12 minutes and Santa's elves will send you a free recording of your session to keep forever!
If you are planning on meeting with your bubble and Edinburgh is your or their local area, you can be all together in one of our wonderful homes.
Check our Availability for 23rd to the 27th of December.