Have you ever thought of spending Christmas in Alberobello? Due to its proximity to the splendid Apulian sea, the capital of the trulli is usually considered a summer destination, but at Christmas in Alberobello everything becomes more magical! In fact, from the first days of December, the lights will begin to decorate the trulli of the town and to bring a magical atmosphere up to the Befana. In the historic center, a typical Christmas market will be set up with numerous artisanal and food and wine products.

From 7 December 2022 to 6 January 2022 there will be Christmas markets in Alberobello. (The 3rd edition of the Christmas markets among the trulli took place last year.) The Christmas markets will be set up in the historic center of Alberobello and in the Aia Piccola area there will be the Living Nativity of Alberobello from 26 December 2022 to 29 December 2022

Dates to visit the Alberobello Christmas markets 2022:

AlberobelloChristmas Markets7 December 20226 January 2022City Center
AlberobelloChristmas in Trullolandia16 December 202218 December 2022City Center
AlberobelloLiving Nativity Scene26 December 202229 December 2022Aia Piccola
AlberobelloNativity of light28 November 20229 January 2022City Center

If you want to get lost in the alleys of a magical and ancient village, between warm colored lights and smoking fireplaces, Christmas and the Christmas markets in Alberobello are the best choice.

In the beautiful Christmas markets of Alberobello you can find the characteristic Christmas spirit of Puglia. In the days when the Christmas markets and the living nativity scene are present in Alberobello you can experience the magic of Christmas.
Last year the 3rd edition of the Christmas markets among the trulli took place.


What products can be found at the Christmas markets of Alberobello?

In the Christmas markets in Alberobello it is possible to find handicrafts related to the Christmas holidays such as: cribs, toys, gifts and food. Food and wine products related to the Christmas holidays (eg sweets, panettone, typical baked products, wines and artisan liqueurs, preserves and jams, honey and derivatives, meats and cheeses, chestnuts)

If you like sweets or pasta with cod sauce, fried cod and fish, don't miss the typical Christmas dishes of Alberobello, jams and cartellate with honey or mulled wine. During the Christmas period almost all the typical restaurants of Alberobello will serve these dishes.

What to see beyond the Christmas markets in Alberobello

  • Living nativity scene in Alberobello
  • Nativity scene of light

Living Nativity Scene in Alberobello, Poster

This year in Alberobello there will be the 52nd edition of the Living Nativity.
The dates to see the living nativity scene are from December 6, 2022 to December 29, 2022.
Reservations are required and you can buy tickets from the first week of December 2022.

For the first time there will be the nativity scene of light. You will be able to see beautiful light installations in the Aia Piccola district from November 28, 2022 to January 9, 2022. Admission is free.

Christmas events 2022 in Puglia near Alberobello

Here is the list of other Christmas markets in Puglia, with other side events, that you can visit while you are in Alberobello:

  • Bari from 6 December 2022 to 6 January 2023. Christmas markets are held in the historic center of Bari.
  • Bari from 6 December 2022 to 6 January 2023. You can find the Christmas markets in the historic center of Bari. In Piazza del Ferrarese there will be many stalls at the foot of the gigantic Christmas tree.
  • Monopoli from 7 December 2022 to 6 January 2023. On 7 December 2022 at 8 pm the lights of the Christmas tree in Piazza Vittorio Emanuele will come on, where an ice skating rink will also be set up. The lights are installed in the city and Christmas markets and concerts will be held. A children's area will also be set up with many workshops. A magic show for children will be held on Wednesday 5 January at 17 with the collaboration of the television program Rai Yo Yo.
  • Brindisi from 8 December 2022 to 6 January 2023. The Christmas markets and Santa Claus village will be held for the joy of children.
  • Ostuni from 8 December 2022 to 6 January 2023.
  • Taranto from 22 November 2022 to 6 January 2023

Where to stay in Alberobello?

In the historic center of Alberobello there are some of the most beautiful structures to stay in, for the unique experience that accommodation in a Trullo can offer. A fairytale dwelling built in dry stone with a cone roof that evokes ancestral rites and ancient traditions. Some accommodations, in Trulli, Villas or Masserie are also present not far from the historic center, in the wonderful countryside near the city center. Whatever the experience you want to do in Alberobello, there are structures that can satisfy every need among Agritourisms, Masserie, Villas, Hotels and B & Bs both in the ancient village and in the surrounding inhabited center.

Best Offers Accommodation Alberobello

In the specific link that collects the best offers you can find:

List of accommodations in Alberobello

Trullo Ninetta

Trullo Ninetta, camera da letto grande Trullo Ninetta, camera da letto piccola

In the heart of the historic center of Locorotondo, for your stay, Dimora Biancodoro welcomes you. You will find in the vicinity of the holiday home all the events organized for the Christmas period, with restaurants, bars and clubs just below the house. The house is equipped with air conditioning, one bedroom, TV and kitchen. Bed linen and towels are available upon your arrival. Alberobello is only 8 km away, Monopoli 22 km, Polignano a Mare 28 km and Brindisi airport is about 50 km away.

Trullo Suite Curcuma

Trullo Suite Curcuma, ingresso su strada centrale Trullo Suite Curcuma, ingresso soggiorno

The Trullo Suite Curcuma is located in the historic center of Alberobello. The Trullo welcomes guests with free Wi-Fi. The house consists of 2 bedrooms, TV, air conditioning. A breakfast buffet is offered each morning. The property offers car and bicycle rental, shuttle service on request. The nearest airport is Bari airport, about 60 km away.

Trulli Monte Adamello

Trulli Monte Adamello, camera da letto Trulli Monte Adamello, soggiorno

In the historic center of Alberobello, the Trulli Monte Adamello offer visitors refreshment in the wonderful rural houses characteristic of the Itria Valley. The Trulli Monte Adamello offer a shared lounge, free Wi-Fi and private parking. The Trulli consist of 2 bedrooms, a seating area, a full bathroom, dining area and kitchen. Guests are offered an à la carte breakfast each morning. Upon request, car rental services and an airport shuttle service are also offered. The nearest airport is Bari, about 60 km away.

Romantic Trulli

Romantic Trulli, terrazza Romantic Trulli, bagno con vasca idromassaggio

The Romantic Trulli is located in the historic center of Alberobello and offers complete air-conditioned apartments in the typical stone Trulli of the city. All apartments have a living area with kitchenette and full private bathroom. Some apartments also have a terrace or patio and common areas are served with free Wi-Fi. Being the apartments in the center you will have many shops and gastronomic services to visit, where you can enjoy aperitifs and local delicacies at your leisure.

Trulli Resort Aia Piccola

Trulli Resort Aia Piccola, patio su giardino Trulli Resort Aia Piccola, cucina e zona pranzo

The Trulli Resort Aia Piccola welcomes visitors in the historic center of Alberobello with free Wi-Fi and free private parking. The accommodations are equipped with air conditioning in all areas, garden and free bicycles for guests. The Trulli consist of 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, dining area, satellite TV, a wonderful patio overlooking the greenery and a fully equipped kitchen. Every morning guests can take advantage of the Italian breakfast made available.

Where to stay near the Christmas markets of Alberobello