Umeå is a wonderful christmas city with many cozy christmas markets, fantastic christmas food and memorable christmas activities for the whole family. Here we list some of the activities you can enjoy in December 2021.

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Christmas food in Umeå

Find your Christmas spirit and clear your mind for a while with good food and drink in wonderful settings. On our page about Christmas food we have listed different types of Christmas smorgasbords – all corona-adapted, however served in different ways. Find the option that suits you best!



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Christmas Markets

What would December be without a visit to any of the Christmas markets around Umeå? Here you will find information and inspiration about some of our favorites. More about Christmas Markets


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Christmas at Avion Shopping

Christmas has landed on Avion! Welcome to two levels of Christmas coziness, Christmas offers and Umeå's most generous opening hours. This year, Avion has a packed Christmas program with, among other things, a christmas calendar, christmas photography, Nolia Beer X-mas Festival and the opportunity to meet Santa.Read more here: Avion shopping 

Avion Shopping Gift Card - The perfect Christmas gift that suits everyone and is valid in Avion's stores, restaurants and cafés + IKEA. Can be bought online and on site in the center. Gift Card


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Activities in Umeå city center


Christmas in the center of Umeå offers a number of different events, everything from Santa run, christmas market, christmas cinema and Santa's own mailbox. Read more about the christmas in Umeå City Center here.


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Photo A-Ma Iseklint

Outdoor activities in Umeå

Need tips on fun things to do outdoors? To activate the family, enjoy the fresh air and clear your mind? Below we have collected some tips in the destination during the autumn and winter. Learn more