December 7th, 2023

Best Christmas Markets In The US To Fly By Private Jet

Christmas, a time of wonder and joy, is fast approaching, and what better way to embrace its beauty than through the unique perspective of the sky? As the festive season unveils its enchanting aura, Gold Aviation offers an unparalleled private jet charter experience.

Our commitment to a seamless, hassle-free travel experience is unwavering. Imagine bypassing the usual travel inconveniences – no more long security lines or rigid airline schedules. With us, you command your time, choosing when to take off into the skies.

Our curated list of America’s best Christmas markets is your gateway to the heart of the holiday spirit. Each market, a vibrant tapestry of lights, sounds, and aromas, is now within your reach in unparalleled comfort and style.

Book Your Private Jet and make this Christmas an unforgettable luxury adventure.


Downtown Holiday Market in Washington

Located on F Street between 9th & 7th in Washington, D.C., Downtown Holiday Market transforms two city blocks into a vibrant outdoor shopping village. It’s renowned for its eclectic mix of products including jewelry, fine art, crafts, and specialty food. 

Beyond shopping, it’s an artistic experience with the National Portrait Gallery providing a stunning backdrop. The market is a celebration of local culture and showcases handcrafted gifts and a diverse range of live music, from blues to country.

Mark your calendars for a visit between mid-November and Christmas Eve. The market operates daily from noon to 8 pm, offering ample time to explore its treasures.

Nearby Airports for Private Jet Landings

  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), is about a 15-minute drive from the market.
  • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), provides a broader gateway for international travelers, approximately a 40-minute journey to D.C.


The Great Dickens Christmas Fair in San Francisco

Step into the past at The Great Dickens Christmas Fair, a one-of-a-kind holiday experience. Set in the Cow Palace arena, this fair revives Victorian London with authentic charm. Hundreds of performers and vendors, clad in period costumes, bring to life the world of Charles Dickens.

Wander through recreated music halls, and explore artisanal shops selling handcrafted jewelry, leather goods, candles, and ceramics. Savor traditional English fare like roasted chestnuts and Christmas pudding at this immersive event. 

Mingle with iconic characters from Dickens’ tales, such as Tiny Tim and Ebenezer Scrooge, adding to the fair’s unique allure.

Plan your visit between November 18 and December 17. The fair operates on weekends from 10 am to 6 pm. The festive environment is perfect for spending a few enchanting hours immersed in the spirit of a bygone era.

Nearby Airports for Private Jet Landings

  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO), a brief 20-minute drive to the fair.
  • Oakland International Airport (OAK), situated around a 30-minute drive away, offers an alternative entry point to the city.


Christkindlmarket in Chicago

Chicago’s Christkindlmarket, a historic market at Daley Plaza, boasts a rich German heritage. Inspired by the Nuremberg Christmas market, it features an array of authentic German gifts including hand-carved ornaments and sheepskin slippers.

Visitors can savor signature hot cider in collectible mugs and witness the unique Lantern Parade, where carols fill the air. The market is presided over by Christkind, a fairy-like figure, adding to the authentic Germanic festive atmosphere.

The market is open from November 17 to December 24, capturing the essence of the holiday season. This period provides ample opportunity for visitors to explore the market’s numerous booths and enjoy its festive activities.

Nearby Airports for Private Jet Landings

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD), which is approximately a 30-minute drive from Daley Plaza.
  • Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW), which is also around a 30-minute journey to the market.


Christmas Village in Philadelphia

Philadelphia’s Christmas Village, set in the iconic Love Park and City Hall, encapsulates the essence of a German-themed market with a local twist. The area sparkles with dazzling lights and lavish decorations. 

Timber booths overflow with artisanal gifts and independent designs, while the aroma of ginger cookies, bratwurst, and mulled wine fills the air.

Not just a shopping destination, this market offers unique experiences like a vintage carousel, a 65-foot Ferris wheel for panoramic city views, and a special kids’ train. 

This blend of traditional market charm and engaging activities sets Philadelphia’s Christmas Village apart as a must-visit Christmas holiday destination.

The market is open from November 18 to December 24, 2023, operating daily from noon to 8 pm. This period offers the perfect opportunity to experience the full vibrancy and festive spirit of Philadelphia’s Christmas Village.

Nearby Airports for Private Jet Landings

  • Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), located about a 20-minute drive from Love Park.
  • Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE), a smaller airport option, roughly 30 minutes away by car.


Union Square Holiday Market in New York, NY

The Union Square Holiday Market offers an exceptional holiday shopping experience. With over 160 vendors, this market is an ideal spot for finding unique gifts for those challenging to shop for. 

As you navigate the stalls, indulge in a variety of sweet and savory delights, a perfect complement to your shopping adventure.

This market stands out for its eclectic mix of jewelry, handcrafted goods, and distinct finds from small local businesses. It’s a bustling hub of creativity and festivity, embodying the vibrant spirit of New York during the holiday season.

Plan your visit from November 16 to December 24. The market’s hours are Monday to Friday from 11 am to 8 pm, Saturday from 10 am to 8 pm, and Sunday from 11 am to 7 pm. Note that the market is closed on Thanksgiving Day, November 23, and Christmas Day, December 25.

Nearby Airports for Private Jet Landings

  • LaGuardia Airport (LGA), located about a 30-minute drive from Union Square.
  • Teterboro Airport (TEB) in New Jersey, offers a more exclusive entry point about 30 minutes away.


Winter Village at Bryant Park in New York City

Winter Village at Bryant Park blends traditional charm with modern delights. Over 170 vendors offer an array of crafts and contemporary goods. The highlight is the 17,000-square-foot ice rink, offering free daily skating against a backdrop of the city skyline.

Imagine gliding on ice, then warming up in a cozy private igloo with festive cocktails, surrounded by the towering Midtown skyscrapers. This European-style market, set among the park’s elegant pathways and terraces, is housed in stylish ‘jewel box’ kiosks, making it a standout destination for holiday revelers.

Nearby Airports for Private Jet Landings

  • New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS) Airport, located only 1.5 miles away.
  • New York La Guardia (LGA), located 6.1 miles aways from Winter Village.


The Gold Aviation Advantage

At Gold Aviation, we understand that every journey is unique. Our bespoke itinerary planning ensures your Christmas market adventure is tailored to your preferences. 

Whether you wish to visit multiple markets in a day or linger in a single destination, we design your travel schedule to fit your desires perfectly.

Luxurious Amenities

Travel in unparalleled comfort and style with Gold Aviation. Our fleet boasts state-of-the-art interiors, ensuring your journey is as enjoyable as the destination. From plush seating to gourmet in-flight dining, every detail is crafted for your utmost comfort.

Safety and Privacy Standards

Gold Aviation adheres to the highest safety standards, with experienced pilots and meticulously maintained aircraft. Enjoy peace of mind knowing that your private travel is in expert hands, allowing you to relax and immerse in the festive spirit.


Charter a Private Jet to Best Christmas Markets With Gold Aviation

Get ready for a Christmas adventure like no other with Gold Aviation. Our team specializes in crafting seamless private jet journeys to the world’s most enchanting Christmas markets. From the moment you reach out, every detail, down to the last bauble, is meticulously planned for you.

Choose Gold Aviation for an unmatched travel experience. Our jets are ready to whisk you away to any corner of the world, ensuring you arrive fully rested and ready to immerse in the festive spirit. Contact us now for more details.


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