Helsinki Christmas Market may not be one of the best known Christmas markets in Europe, but it’s certainly among the most unique!
After all, Christmas time in Finland means Christmas saunas, hot glögi and pikkujoulu, a ‘small Christmas’ that entails partying in bars and restaurants.
If you’re currently planning your own trip, or simply curious about what Helsinki Christmas Market is like, then we’re here to help.
Read on for an overview of Helsinki Christmas Market, with official dates, hotel recommendations, photos & more.
NOTE: This is a Christmas market we haven’t personally visited yet, so all the information below is taken from official sources for your reference! To help us improve this guide, let us know in the comments if you have any insider tips to add, and we hope to visit soon to give you a first-hand scoop of what to expect.
Helsinki Christmas Market Dates
According to the official Helsinki Christmas Market website, this year’s Helsinki Christmas Market will be taking place from Nov 27 – Dec 22, 2021.
Helsinki Christmas Market Hotels
Looking for a place to stay nearby while you visit Helsinki’s Christmas markets? Here are some recommendations:
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Helsinki Christmas Market Location
IMPORTANT: In 2021, the Helsinki Christmas Market will be taking place on Market Square rather than Senate Square, its usual location. This is due to renovations taking place in Senate Square during the month of December. Learn more here.
Official Helsinki Christmas Market Website
For the most up-to-date information and announcements, be sure to visit the official Helsinki Christmas Market website.
Help Us Improve This Helsinki Christmas Market Guide!
We’re constantly striving to make articles on this site more informative for our readers, so let us know in the comments if you’ve been to Helsinki Christmas Market and if there are any tips or must-knows you’d like to share.