Most Beautiful Christmas Trees from Around the World

Rio de Janeiro Christmas Tree

While most people prefer traditional Christmas trees in red and green; others love to find unusual ways to decorate for the holidays. This is especially true for artists who do not stop to amaze the world with their new creations, turning ordinary Christmas trees into true masterpieces. In fact, the process of installing and decorating a Christmas tree is art itself, allowing everyone to express their own creativity side in the most festive manner. From flower installation to trendy upside-down Christmas trees, the options are actually endless and depend only on one’s imagination and resources. In this blog post, let’s look at some of the best Christmas trees from around the world, which have been a source of inspiration for years.

1. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The huge floating Christmas tree at Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, covered in millions of multi-colored lights, is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and eye-catching Christmas trees in the world, especially when illuminated at night.

Rio de Janeiro Christmas Tree

2. Rockefeller Plaza, New York, USA

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is not only one of the world’s best Christmas trees but also the most recognizable. Decorated with tens of thousands of individual LED lights, it is a true symbol of the holiday season in New York.

Rockefeller Plaza Christmas Tree

3. Galeries Lafayette, Paris, France

When it comes to the most breathtaking Christmas trees, the winner is the Swarovski Christmas tree in Galeries Lafayette in Paris. Let’s just remember a huge upside-down Christmas tree that was hanging from the dome of this posh department store in 2014. It is a true masterpiece of art installation!

Christmas Tree in Galeries Lafayette, Paris

4. St. Peter’s Square, Vatican City

It is impossible not to mention the beautiful Vatican Christmas Tree, sometimes called the Saint Peter’s Square Christmas Tree, which is installed annually directly in front of St. Peter’s Basilica to celebrate the Christmas holiday season in the Vatican City.

Saint Peter’s Square Christmas Tree, Vatican

5. Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany

Finally, one of the best Christmas trees in the world can also be found in Berlin. Moreover, it is additionally one of the most symbolic as it is placed near Brandenburg Gate that was once the setting for Nazi ceremonies.

Christmas tree in Berlin

These were the world’s best Christmas trees, each with its own unique style and theme. Hopefully, this year will bring us even more exciting Christmas installations to remember for years to come.