The Algarve is a great site to celebrate Christmas because there are amazing Christmas day events in Albufeira scattered all around the area, and best of all, it won’t be too cold. Every municipality hosts seasonal activities and decks out its public spaces with lovely Christmas lights, offering an enchanted Portugal Christmas holidays for tourists from all over the world.
The Algarve is known for its tranquil beaches and world-class golf courses, but it’s also equally popular for exuberant Christmas celebrations over the holidays. You can take part in a variety of fun activities, learn about cultural customs and savour delectable feasts. You won’t have trouble finding outstanding hotels with amazing Christmas and New Year offers.
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Now, that you know the best place to stay in Albuferia, it’s time to explore the best things you can enjoy in and around Albufeira during Christmas.
Quinta Shopping Christmas Market
Albufeira Christmas market, Quinta do Lago organises an amazing holiday programme in the first week of December. The Christmas Cookie Decorating Workshop for kids ages 3 and older begins in the morning. This event has it all, putting quality family time first. Then, from 3 until 5 p.m., there is a fantastic Christmas Market that features delectable food, fine wine, local and traditional goods and handicrafts. Observe the Quinta do Lago tree being lit during the heartwarming illumination that begins at 5 p.m. after you’ve explored the market and finished your holiday shopping. There will be lots of hot chocolate, mulled wine for the grownups and Christmas surprises for the youngest member of the family. This is indeed one of the best Christmas day events in Albufeira.
Ideally suited for beach getaways and family vacations, Muthu Oura Praia Hotel is situated along the scenic Algarve coastline. This coastal hotel is a short stroll from several attractions and is only a short walk distance from Albufeira’s city centre and a few metres from the beach. Book your stay up to 31st March 2023 at Muthu Oura Praia Hotel and get a flat 25% off. Their festive offer is valid till 31st December 2022 only.
Vila Vita Christmas – Food Market
Searching for the best Christmas day events in Albufeira? Bring the whole family to the Christmas Food Market at Vila Vita to get into the holiday mood and enjoy Christmas dinner in Algarve. This genuine Christmas market at Vila Vita Biergarten in Porches will transport you to Christmas markets in Northern Europe. Along with a great, cosy environment and live music, this market also features Christmas souvenirs that please buyers. Foodies can savour the delectable Bavarian cuisine, which includes raclette and handmade sausages, as well as traditional mulled wine. There will also be a bouncy castle and a tonne of other kid-friendly activities available for the entire family. There is no entrance fee for this market.
In this festive season, Gran Muthu Oura View Beach Club is ready to welcome guests with its Festive Offer. You can book your stay up to 31st March 2023 at Gran Muthu Oura View Beach Club and get a flat 25% off. The offer is valid till 31st December 2022 only.
Silves “Alegria do Natal”
The mediaeval city of Silves will experience holiday bliss from December 3 through January 8 as Praça Al-Muthamid, which is open to anyone from 2 pm to 8 pm, captures the spirit of Christmas. Here, Christmas day events in Albufeira 2022 will surprise you with a broad variety of fun things and family-friendly entertainment, including an ice rink, a merry-go-round, inflatables, a Christmas train and even Santa’s Grotto, which promises a visit from the big guy himself. Additionally, there will be holiday performances, such as the Magic Circus of Christmas by Cardinali Live Entertainment, Christmas concerts featuring Ensemble So Bernardo, Ensemble Saint Dominic’s Gospel Choir and the full Algarve Jazz Orchestra and finally, a holiday musical based on Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. There will also be the customary Christmas market in the plaza, which features a wide selection of food and handmade goods ideal for enjoying Albufeira in December nightlife.
If you are planning your Albufeira holidays then it’s the best time to book your stay at Muthu Clube Praia Da Oura and avail of their Festive Offer. You can book your stay up to 31st March 2023 and get a flat 25% off. The offer is valid till 31st December 2022 only.
Bethlehem village offers exciting Christmas day events in Albufeira 2022. Experience the true meaning of Christmas by attending a more traditional event at Bethlehem Village, where you can take part in an interactive telling of the Christmas story from the Bible. In Vale Judeu in Loulé, the International Evangelical Church of the Algarve organises an event where their church property is physically turned into the old community of Bethlehem. A bilingual tour of the birth of Jesus will transport you back in time. On the trip, you will see the wise men, King Herod, the innkeeper and of course all the animals at the manger. Additionally, the So Brás Salvation Army will sing Christmas carols and there will be a wonderful market set up in the village with a lot of delicious food and bric-a-brac shops. You can also take part in the Christmas carol service which is held inside the main church building.
Artisanal Christmas Market in Lagos
Portugal offers amazing Christmas day events in Albufeira 2022 for the whole family. Experience the enchantment of Christmas in Lagos beginning on December 3. A Christmas village will be set up in the famous Praça do Infante, complete with Santa’s Grotto, a market, an ice skating rink, activities for children like storytimes at the Municipal Library and a concert by the Lagos Children’s Choir at 3 o’clock and many more amazing things to do in Algarve in December.
A great crafts fair will also be held in Lagos’ Mercado de Levante. Along with a tonne of delicious snacks and holiday entertainment, there will be a tonne of locally produced and traditional goods. The Lagos Cultural Centre presents a customary display of “José Cortes’ Nativity scene,” in addition to a number of performances by regional groups in various venues.
December in Albufeira features pleasant temperatures, plenty of sunlight and occasional downpours which make it a perfect holiday gateway. Now you can book your stay up to 31st March 2023 with MGM Muthu Hotels, Portugal at 25% off. Hurry, the offer is valid till 31st December 2022.