50 Beautiful Winter Scenes To Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Winter Scene in Japan

Photo: Stock Photos from Sakarin Sawasdinaka/Shutterstock

After a long year, the holiday season is a welcome change of pace. Even if you aren’t in a festive mood just yet, there’s still time to get in the spirit and appreciate the unique beauty of the winter season.

From snowcapped mountains to serene forests to twinkling Christmas decorations—we’ve put together some of our favorite wintry photographs that will leave you craving for a warm cup of hot cocoa.

Happy holidays!

Enjoy this holly jolly selection of winter scenes, including frosty landscapes and twinkling Christmas lights.

Winter Scenes Christmas Photos

Photo: paul itkin

"winter is here"

bench in park city winter snow

Photo: xload/Depositphotos

Winter Scenes Christmas Photos

Photo: Atle Mo

Winter landscape

Cabin in the Snow

Photo: Stock Photos from EMRstock/Shutterstock

Panorama of Salzburg in winter: Snowy historical center, sunshine

Photo: patrick.daxenbichler/Depositphotos

Winter city park

Photo: Roxana/Depositphotos

Italy, winter Dolomites

Reindeer in the Snow

Photo: Stock Photos from Mikhail Markovskiy/Shutterstock

Winter Scenes Christmas Photos

Photo: Olia Gozha

Winter Scene in Japan

Photo: Stock Photos from saraporn/Shutterstock

Winter is nostalgia...

Beautiful winter landscape in the city. Snowy winter in the city. Russian winter. Park

Photo: dina160987.gmail.com/Depositphotos

Aerial view of people skating on an outdoor ice rink with a Christmas tree installed.

Photo: julikz/Depositphotos

Christmas market and decorations tree in center of Brasov town, Transylvania, Romania

Photo: dorian_balate.yahoo.com/Depositphotos

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Winter Scenes Christmas Photos

Photo: Pixabay

Winter Scenes Christmas Photos

Photo: 3dman_eu

Winter in Milan

Photo: Stock Photos from Arcansel/Shutterstock

Christmas decoration

Winter Scenes Christmas Photos

Photo: JÉSHOOTS

Christmas in Paris.Christmas Market, Vienna

This article has been edited and updated.

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Margherita Cole

Margherita Cole is a Contributing Writer at My Modern Met and illustrator based in Southern California. She holds a BA in Art History with a minor in Studio Art from Wofford College, and an MA in Illustration: Authorial Practice from Falmouth University in the UK. When she’s not writing, Margherita continues to develop her creative practice in sequential art.
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