Without a doubt, one of the great attractions of Christmas in Lisbon is shopping: Do you want to check it? Today we will talk about the Christmas markets in Lisbon that have made the Portuguese capital a special destination for your Christmas.
Shall we begin?
Christmas in Lisbon: shopping
Lisbon is a true paradise for lovers of shopping. The big shopping malls in the city offer their best clothes. You will not need to leave the centre: you will find everything in the great centres of Baixa and Chiado, and if you are looking for something more exclusive, on Avenida da Liberdade you will find the city's great boutiques and luxury stores. A fantastic occasion to find your Christmas gifts in Lisbon. Don't you think?
Lisbon's small business offers you special magic and more at this time of the year. In various areas of the city you can find its quality and typical items: music, crafts, clothing...
Do you like antiquities? Lisbon has an extraordinary range of shops. In the Barrio Alto you can find numerous and assorted establishments where you can search for original gifts at variable prices.
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Lisbon at Christmas: the best markets
And, of course, don't forget about the Christmas markets that are installed around this time in different parts of the city. Here we give you some directions to take a walk around Lisbon and get to know them. What do you think?
It is one of the most famous squares in the city. At this time of the year, a Christmas market is installed in front of the National Theatre, which is already a classic in the city and among the lisboetas. You can find typical liqueurs, cheeses and other Portuguese gastronomic products.
It also offers different types of craft items, everything related to Christmas decorations, wooden toys and gifts for each member of the family.
Dates: Between December 8th and January 2nd.
Schedule: 10:00am-10:00pm, Monday to Thursday
The Campo Pequeno Christmas Market is one of the most famous and complete in Lisbon. Local artisans and producers are cited in a hundred stalls. You will find decorative objects and jewellery creations with unique and exclusive designs by artists from the city. Take advantage of the occasion, you will also find toys and typical Portuguese clothing with sustainable materials.
Dates: from 29/11/20
Santa Catarina viewpoint Market
The most typical viewpoint of the city has released a Christmas market last year. It is mainly focused on local crafts and gastronomy. Do not miss the views that the area offers you. The incredible views invite you to enjoy a magnificent environment where you will find a wide assortment of products and places to stop.
Dates: 14-24 December
Schedule: Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10am-7pm
It is the ideal option to travel with children, and that is why it has become an essential visit on the Christmas agenda in Lisbon. Ice rink, Ferris Wheel, a Christmas village and live entertainment shows are four of the main arguments of this park, which also presents an extraordinary offer of market stalls.
Eduardo VII Park
Dates: from 30/11/20 to 05/01/20
Schedule: Monday to Thursday 12pm-9pm; Saturday and Holidays 10am-midnight; Sunday 10am-10pm.
On December 24th and 31st, from 10:00am-4:00pm, and on December 25th and January 1st from 4:00pm-10:00pm.
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