Get in the spirit of Christmas

Christmas in Uppsala

Join in this holiday season when Uppsala turns into Yulesala, enchanting your senses with the aroma of festive magic, the sparkle of winter joy, and heartwarming Christmas experiences. Immerse yourself in holiday spirit; with Christmas markets, culinary delights, sustainable shopping, beautiful choir music, and unique winter activities.

Concerts & Performances

As December unfolds, culture takes on an enchanting glow, as inevitable as raisins infusing warmth in mulled wine. It might be hard to choice, that’s why we’ve chosen for you.

The flavors of Christmas

Discover the flavorful charm of Christmas in our city! Step into a world of aromas with spiced mulled wine and freshly baked gingerbread wafting in every corner. Local cafes serve saffron-infused pastries, and Uppsala’s restaurants showcase the winter’s bounty on their plates.

Shop and Explore

Christmas fairs in Uppsala

Christmas markets are one of the winter’s major highlights! When the winter lights are lit, and the streets are adorned in festive attire, you’ll find unique Christmas gift ideas and sparkling decorations at Uppsala’s Christmas markets. Discover handmade treasures, crafts, Christmas food, and confectionery. Choose from castle settings, city locations, and everything in between.

Cozy Christmas Routes and Winter Strolls

Here, you’ll find the Christmas lights, the coziest Christmas routes, Instagram-worthy spots, and guided tours that bring the holiday spirit.

Celebrate New Year's Eve in Uppsala

High heels or ski boots? Fine dining or a game of lasertag? Our ultimate guide to New Year’s in Uppsala got it all!