Christmas is a time for giving, but why wait for the season of goodwill to give yourself a brilliant gift? A short break or weekend away is the perfect way to get you into the seasonal spirit, whilst also allowing you the opportunity to rest and recharge your batteries.
There’s no better way to feel festive on your break than by visiting one of the many amazing Xmas markets taking place close to our Landal UK GreenParks.
Eat, drink and be merry amongst some of Britain’s most beautiful scenery then return to your accommodation to rest, relax, soak in the warm waters of your hot tub and be filled with festive cheer. Here are some of our favourite festive markets for 2019.
Few festive backdrops are as scenic and pleasing as Chatsworth. The grand house and gardens look lovely in the wintertime, and the festive market – with over 100 stalls selling all kinds of fantastic food, gifts and more – is the perfect place to find your festive spirit. Taking place from 15 November 2019 until 3 December, there are few better Christmas markets for scenic settings and superb shopping.
As you might expect, a town as renowned for food as Padstow offers a Christmas market filled with edible delights, including puddings and pastries, cheeses and seafood plus plenty more traditional festive fare. Bring your shopping back to your accommodation and you can enjoy a pre-festive feast surrounded by the stunning scenery of Landal Gwel An Mor.
Nestled against the backdrop of Lincoln’s incredible castle, not far from Landal Kenwick Woods, this fantastic festive market offers a perfectly atmospheric Christmas ambience with much to enjoy. There are nearly 300 stalls selling everything from unusual gifts to fabulous food and drink. Shops in the city will be staying open late while the market is running. The Artists’ Christmas Village is equally accessible, selling wares from local designers and creatives too.
Dundee’s eye-catching Victoria and Albert design museum provides a suitably stylish backdrop to this unique Christmas event. Curated by pop-up legends Tea Green, there are all kinds of superb design wares to purchase across a range of prices. If you’re after something unique for a very special someone then there really is no better place to shop. Our Landal Piperdam resort is the perfect place to return to, with all kinds of activities and entertainment to enjoy at Christmas and any other time of the year.
A highlight of any Northumbrian holiday, Alnwick Castle and gardens provides a brilliant day out at any time of year, but the festive period is particularly fantastic with all kinds of activities to enjoy. A magical Winter Light Trail will welcome you to a festive wonderland. Younger holidaymakers will adore the festive playground and the opportunity to meet Mr. Claus himself. With parades, market stalls and more, it’s got plenty of all-round Xmas entertainment. And when you’ve finished exploring Alnwick, you will find plenty more fun at Landal Kielder Waterside.