Want to book a last-minute Christmas market city break? We’ve listed the best value festive destinations, from Budapest to Lille, according to the Post Office Travel Money Christmas Markets Barometer, which analyses everything from transfer costs to the average price of a three-course meal with wine.
One of the most popular Christmas market destinations in Europe, Budapest also comes top in the best value charts. The Christmas market is located in Vörösmarty Square, featuring over 100 stands offering unique Christmas-themed arts and crafts, daily light shows, live music and a giant advent calendar showcased on the facade of the glamorous Gerbeaud building. At £529 (total costs) for a two-night break for two in early December, Budapest emerged as cheapest of 12 European cities in the survey, costing around 39 percent less than Munich or Basel (both around £866).
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