Christmas Markets in Mallorca
Mallorca is an amazing place to be, particularly for tourists who wish to celebrate the holiday season in a warmer climate. Mallorca offers a wide variety of Christmas activities and stunning places that lend themselves to it. Visiting the Christmas markets is a must. These gorgeous markets are always full of fantastic gift items, delicious traditional island dishes, fashion, artisan products, and more. A majority of these markets have already opened. Here are some recommendations:
The annual Christmas market in Puerto Portals has returned and it is more exciting this year than
ever. It is one of the most popular Christmas markets in Mallorca that starts in mid-December
and runs until the end of the first week of January. It offers activities for kids, food from a wide
range of countries, Christmas sweets, live music, and holiday presents for virtually all ages.
The Plaza Mayor Christmas market starts early in the last week of November and stays open
until the end of the year. It overflows with Christmas charm. The market is home to a large
selection of gifts and decorations. You can buy unique items or visit the natively scenes mounted
in various squares. Don’t forget to try the Churros with chocolate and enjoy the relaxing
atmosphere. There is also a trampoline and carousel for the kids to enjoy.
The Pueblo Español is another popular Christmas market you should visit when you are in
Mallorca. The squares and streets of Pueblo Español become a winter wonderland during the
holiday season, with many charming drink and food stands, gift stands, and the special Santa
Claus appearances. The market holds top quality items that include a wide selection of products
Rata Market Nadal
This Christmas market in Mallorca offers something for the entire family: tasty food, live music,
various fun and exciting activities, and more. The market offers local, high-quality products from
over 60 vendors. You will find over 70 art, craft, and design projects for your Christmas
purchases. There is also a food area filled with coffee and bar service, ice cream, pastries, food
trucks, and there are variety of workshops and activities for all ages.
Palma City Center
Be sure to visit the Palma City Center during the holiday season. There, you will find a lot of fun
activities whether you are traveling solo or with friends/family. You will be able to walk the
gorgeous Christmas markets and enjoy the stunning lights that illuminate the streets. This
experience will certainly make you feel like you are in some fairy tale. Palma City Center has
numerous stalls that sell all kinds of quality items like regional products, jewelry, clothes, toys,
cosmetics, gifts, and much more.
There is a 2-day Christmas market in Alaró that traditionally takes place in December every year.
The atmosphere is fantastic and you can find a wide range of local trademark items and products.
These also include a large selection of Christmas sweets. The Christmas market is stunningly
decorated with festive lights and is certainly worth a visit.
Christmas in Mallorca is an amazing time of the year. The weather is perfect for festivities and it
is cold enough to allow you to wear festive clothing, but not so much that you can’t be outside to
wander and enjoy the Christmas atmosphere. Be sure to visit any of the above-listed markets to
make your holiday visit in Mallorca more memorable.