Christmas in Wales

Theatrical Christmas tree at Chirk Castle, Wrexham

When you come for Christmas cheer, you help us care for our special places throughout the year.

Find a festive day out near you

Santa's coming to town
Father Christmas

Where can I meet Father Christmas in Wales? 

Meeting Santa is one of the experiences that makes the festive period so magical so why not visit him at one of our special places across Wales. Don't forget to check the details. You may even need to book in advance - he's a very busy man.

Festive walks
Approaching the north front in winter from the drive at Chirk Castle, Wrexham.

12 walks of Christmas in Wales 

Stroll through winter gardens, frosty parklands, beautiful coastlines and special places on our 12 walks of Christmas.

Not on the high street
A family browse a market stall for Christmas gifts

Christmas markets and fairs in South Wales 

Experience the magical, festive feeling of a Christmas market in South Wales with all its sensory delights this November and December. Find the perfect Christmas gifts for all your friends and family while relishing in the sights, sounds and smells of the holiday season in our special places.

Give back this Christmas
Father Christmas with a host of Wrexham Foodbank donations in Erddig's reverse grotto

Christmas foodbank collection points in Wales 

This Christmas we're supporting our local communities by hosting foodbank collection points at our special places across Wales.

Cosy cottages
Chirk Home Farm Cottage in snow

Holiday cottages in Wales 

Cosy or characterful, coast or countryside, we’ve selected some of our best holiday cottages in Wales for a perfect break.

Walk off the Christmas pudding
Walkers taking a break at Cwar Mawr Quarry in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales

Winter walks in Wales 

Take in the fresh frosty air and burn off the Christmas calories on a Welsh walk. It’s the perfect way to enjoy a crisp winter’s day.