The Christmas Markets tours in Provence. November to January
Full of smells and colors, the Provence region keeps its charm throughout the year. Provençal towns feature their traditions in their Christmas markets and propose a great delight to the senses. You won’t miss the Santons (crib figures), the sweets like calisson or nougat, fabrics with typical colored designs, the olive oil products, the Provence herbs’ essences, the hot wine, and many other interesting things to see and taste. Discover here the TOP 5 of the Markets in Provence…
Even during Christmas time, Provence really shines during the winter season – and nowhere is this more apparent than at the annual Christmas markets tours in Provence. You’ll be able to brave some charming holiday crowds to shop the “snowy” chalets lining the main boulevard of Aix: Cours Mirabeau for example.
In this Christmas Markets tours we invite you to participate , you will discover Provençal specialties, including many of the key ingredients needed to make the famed 13 desserts of Christmas,, most of those markets are filled with traditional French favorites. Chocolates of all shapes & sizes, macarons, cookies (navettes from Marseille & calissons from Aix), mulled wine (vin chaud), and gingerbread – to be served beneath a huge slab of fois gras, of course.