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Christmas Market : Hivernales de Montpellier

Experience the magic of Christmas on the Charles de Gaulle esplanade in Montpellier! Les Hivernales offers a southern Christmas market featuring regional specialities.

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Experience the magic of a Christmas Market in southern France

Montpellier Christmas Market

The next edition of Montpellier Hivernales Christmas Market will be held in December 2017.

The Hivernales Christmas Market, a Not-To-Miss Event in December in Montpellier!

Come and discover regional specialties in a fun and festive atmosphere. Hundreds of local storekeepers invite you to taste their products, from sweets to oysters, and to discover mulled wine, decorations, toys or jewellery… With all that choice, you will probably find Christmas gifts for your friends and family or just for your own pleasure.

Shopping addict? Get ready for long strolls to the different stalls! Walk in the market and make the most of the shopping deals. A night-time market is also held, where you can enjoy regional food and drink wine in a giant heated tent. 

If you are visiting with your family, the programme will please your children: Christmas parades, tales and legends, workshops (make-up, origami, sweets...), ride Santa's sleigh, ice-skating rink, Provence nativity scene... and much more!

A Mediterranean Christmas with an enchanted atmosphere.

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Winter Guided Tour : Montpellier by night

At nightfall, when Montpellier lights up, follow a guided tour through "Ecusson", the old city centre, and feel the magic of Christmas...

A 2-hour-stroll with a passionate guide, to discover Montpellier by night, illuminated with festive colors.

At the end of the tour, share hot wine at the Hivernales Christmas Market !

Book your guided tour now


Hivernales de Montpellier © hivernales2014-OTM-Mariehavard-(29)

Measuring more than eight meters high and nine meters in diameter, the luminous planet was THE attraction all winter and thousands of people were photographed in front of it.
The word map symbolizes mixing of populations and the need to preserve the planet.