Basel Christmas market

At Christmastime Basel becomes one of the most beautiful Christmas cities in Europe. The Basel Christmas market is a real gem and there isn’t another for miles around to match it. The Basel Christmas Market was declared the “Best Christmas Market 2021” by “European Best Destinations”.

This year's Christmas market is held from Thursday, 25 November until Thursday, 23 December 2021.

Opening hours
daily from 11.00 am to 8.30 pm
(closes at 8.00 pm on 23/12/21)

On account of the corona pandemic, this year's Basel Christmas market is taking place with a protection concept.
protection concept

Further information on the Basel Christmas market:
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The registration deadline for the Basel Christmas market is on the last day of February in the same year the Basel Christmas market takes place. The official application form for the next Basel Christmas market can be downloaded from the 24th of December. More