Winchester Cathedral’s Christmas Market is recognised as one of the best Christmas Markets in Europe because of its unique location, high quality exhibitors and bustling atmosphere. Wonderful Christmas gifts, decorations and festive foods can be found in abundance, with a delightful Food Court, British Crafts Village and over 100 pretty wooden chalets to explore. The market is inspired by traditional German Christmas markets so expect spiced mulled wine, stollen cakes and wooden toys and gifts from hand-picked producers offering unique products. The British Crafts Village offers jewellery, paintings, glass and textiles and an enchanting nativity scene. The market is located in the Cathedral’s historic Close surrounding a real open-air ice-rink and fabulous Christmas tree. The Cathedral Refectory and Ice Rink Café Bar & Kitchen provide warm and comfortable seating.
Winchester Cathedral & Ice rink
We return to a candlelit dinner with Bucks Fizz before the highlight of our tour, the Royal Marines Christmas Spectacular! Prepare to be dazzled by the colourful splendour and musical skills of the concert band, the rhythmic sounds of the big band and the thrilling speed of drumming of the Corps of Drums – there is something for everyone at this spectacular festive concert!
Royal Marines Christmas Spectacular