With the arrival of December, the Christmas air It reaches every home and the desire to travel and see the lights increases at this time of year. It is a special station in which all the cities keep a unique atmosphere and in many of them they are covered with the white mantle of snow.
For this reason, we have made a selection of some Destinations that will surprise you at this time. Also, all of them are pretty economicwhich makes them a perfect option to visit.
This selection is based on the prices for transportation and accommodation obtained from the search platform skyscanner. Still, it is recommended check the prices, since these can vary depending on the day.
1) Toledo, Castile-La Mancha
Toledo is one of the emblematic cities of the peninsular interior. In its streets you can take a tour of the different times of the history and culture of our country. The different civilizations that have inhabited this town have left their mark translated into spectacular buildings such as the Alcazar of Toledothe church of Santo Tomé, the Synagogue of Santa María la Blanca or the Puerta de la Bisagra and the walls, among others.
Its entire set creates a perfect harmony, which in Christmas it is even more beautiful. At this time of year, its streets are dyed with color and the Zocodover Square it becomes the nerve center of all activities. In it, a large fir tree will be installed in the central area to preside over the square and, as a novelty, there will be a show of light and sound about 12 minutes long that can be enjoyed every day with a total of 126 passes. The schedule it is from Monday to Thursday, at 7:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, at 7:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.; Sunday, at 7:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.; and December 5, 6, 7 and 8 at 7:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.
Regarding the price, the accommodations for this time of year are around €30 about. Transport is easy, since from the Community of Madrid It is 1 hour away taking the A-42 road.
The second destination is Seville, a city that recently entered the top 10 of perfect European cities to travel on a budget made by the platform Omio. The visit to this town surprises in any season of the year, but in Christmasits streets and places like the Spain Square or the Alcázar of Seville look in a unique way.
To this is added the mild temperatures and the festive atmosphere that make it an ideal destination to visit this month. During the Christmas period, the traveler will be able to enjoy a multitude of theatrical performances, Christmas carols, circuses, an ice rink and the impressive market, among others.
Regarding the price, the flight from Madrid has a cost that starts at €75 and from Barcelona of the 55 €. For its part, accommodation ranges from €18 a night to €80.
3) Peniscola, Castellon
Peniscolalocated to the north of the Valencian Community, is known worldwide for its impressive castle from the 14th century, one of the best preserved in Spain. Its proximity to the sea and the warmth of its waters even in autumn make it a perfect destination for December.
During Christmas it is one of the towns in Spain that has better lightingso it is essential to walk through its streets, which also, together with the fortress, create a stamp wonderful. Likewise, it highlights the Christmas market that they install every year, where one can enjoy all kinds of products from this time of year.
As for the price of the trip, this would be around €50-60 from Madrid, since the estimated cost of the flight to Valencia is €35 plus 1 hour and 30 minutes by car. For his part, since Barcelona The trip lasts approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes. Likewise, the accommodation ranges from €40-70 the night.
Malaga It is a perfect destination to visit at any time of the year. This is due to its exceptional temperature in winter, which together with its Christmas air, becomes one more incentive to travel there this month. During this time, the spectacular larios street It dresses in all kinds of colors offering visitors a unique Christmas show. In addition, the city has a multitude of nativity scenes scattered throughout the city and Christmas markets, where getting lost is a luxury.
To travel, the flight from Madrid has a cost of €55, while Barcelona is €60. For their part, accommodation ranges between €20 and €80.
5) Vigo, Galicia
The last destination is Vigo, located in the heart of Rias Baixas, with a combination of gastronomy, nature, culture and tourism that have made it one of the most attractive cities in our country. In addition, Christmas has already arrived in this Galician town after the lights were turned on last Saturday, where the big tree of the Porta do Sol.
During this month there are many activities that can be enjoyed in the city and in which the new roller coaster, which is attached to the giant Ferris wheel. In addition, it is essential to walk the streets of Príncipe, Policarpo Sanz and La Alameda, since the lights are located there most prominent. Similarly, for the little ones, a Santa’s booth next to the Afundación theater, where you can deposit your wishes and gifts.
Regarding the price, the flights from Madrid They are at approximately €50 and from Barcelona at €80. For its part, accommodation ranges from €30 to €120.
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