Christmas is truly the most magical time of year. It could be even more magical if you plan a Christmas vacation. Spend this Christmas season enjoying a new adventure in one of these 12 destinations offering the best Christmas Vacations.
Sweden is very serious about Christmas celebrations so there are many things to do. Shopping at the Christmas markets is one of the most enjoyable activities.
Cape Town, South Africa
Cape Town is the perfect place for you if you are willing to sacrifice Christmas morning snow for beautiful beaches. Open-air cinemas are also available for all your classic Christmas films!
Prague, Czech Republic e
Prague is an exciting city with many shops and amazing buildings. It gets even more amazing during Christmas. Ice skating is a favorite pastime for locals.
Quebec City, Quebec
Quebec City, Quebec Do you ever wish you could feel like you are in a Hallmark Christmas movie. All you have to do is stroll through the Quartier Petit Champlain District.
Monterey Bay in California
Monterey is the perfect place to plan a family vacation, or a romantic getaway. Monterey Bay Aquarium is great for children, and the wine tasting is ideal for romantic holidays.
Nuremberg is a great place to visit during Christmas. There are so many things to do: shopping, history and beer. The main attraction is Nuremberg’s irresistible gingerbread.
The longest Christmas celebration is held in the Philippines. You can start decorating and other festive activities as early as September. Palawan offers many celebrations and beautiful beaches to help you make the most out of your vacation.
Finland will give you a snowy Christmas morning, contrary to what the Philippines is experiencing. The Santa Claus house can be found in Rovaniemi, which is also open to the public.
Christmas is a special time in Rome. It’s worth making the effort to visit Vatican City to attend Christmas Eve Mass at St. Peter’s Basilica.
Wellington, New Zealand
For a unique Christmas experience, head to New Zealand in December! While you are on a break from work, it makes sense to fly long distance to New Zealand.
New Orleans, Louisiana
New Orleans hosts an incredible holiday celebration, as you would expect. Visit New Orleans City Park to see the Oak Trees lit up with Christmas lights.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro is the perfect place to go if you are interested in Christmas travels to South America. It is hard to find a better place than Rio de Janeiro, with its amazing food and largest floating Christmas tree anywhere in the world.