Christmas in Canillo


From 05-12-2020 to 06-01-2021

These are the main activities on offer in Canillo during the Christmas period.

Nativity Scene
Discover the story of Christmas in Canillo by following the nativity route with its life-size figures. An outing to enjoy with all the family, incorporating the best-known scenes from the nativity story and featuring more than 200 figures placed in streets throughout the village. From 5 December 2020 to 31 January 2021.

Santa’s Elves’ Hut
On 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 and 23 December 2020, from 4 pm to 7 pm (except on the 18th when it will be from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm) the kids can deliver their letters to Father Christmas and receive a small gift. Santa’s Elves’ Hut will be located in Plaça Carlemany.

 Nativity Scene Contest
This year the Nativity Scenes participating in the traditional parish contest, as well as the awards ceremony, will be announced on the social media on 20 December.

The Arrival of Father Christmas
Just as he does every Christmas Eve, Father Christmas will be coming to Canillo, accompanied by his elves.

Midnight Mass
On Christmas Eve the traditional Midnight Mass will be held at the Sant Cerni Church.

Dance Performance
On 28 December, the Our Lady of Meritxell cloister will host a dance performance.
All Covid-19 health protocols and prevention measures in force will be followed.

Further information: Canillo Tourist Office. Tel.: (+376) 753 600; and Canillo Department of Culture and Sport. Tel.: (+376) 753 624

Organised by: Comú de Canillo


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