The 10 best advent calendars for adults

Advent calendars are not just for children. Even in my mid-30s, I’m happy about the daily surprise that shortens the waiting time until Christmas. Well-designed calendars are also beautiful decorative elements without too much kitsch. But it doesn’t always have to be the same chocolate bars (I prefer to save the calories for Christmas dinner). High-quality articles of enjoyment or sensible products ensure even more joy and variety in the Advent season.

We have selected a selection of the 7 best Advent calendars for adults for you.

Order soon to receive the calendars in time for December 1st.

For connoisseurs

Kusmi Tea Adventskalender with 2 mini tea caddies, tea tongs, a measuring spoon and 20 tea bags with high-quality teas and organic herbal teas from the premium brand Kusmi.

Order for 34.90 euros on Amazon

Gourmet coffee advent calendar with 25 specialty coffees from various single estate farms around the world. Patented brew bags for two cups each, in which you can freshly brew the premium coffees according to your own taste (from mild to strong). Information on the origin and flavor profile of each variety makes you want to experience a new coffee every day.

Order the Gourmet Coffee Advent Calendar for 42.95 euros on Amazon

Update: Currently no longer available. One You can find an alternative coffee advent calendar here.

Cooking advent calendarFor amateur cooks this is Spice Advent Calendar 2020 just the thing. Behind each of the 24 doors there is a glass with a fine spice or mixture of spices, nicely prepared additional information and a suitable recipe proposal. The chic packaging also looks good in every kitchen.

Order here for 49.90 euros from Amazon

The Foodist Advent Calendar offer a loving compilation of extraordinary delicatessen items. From 54.90 euros you can discover new delicacies here every day. For the particularly discerning gourmets, Foodist has created the renowned magazine The gourmet teamed up to select 24 unique manufactured products for cooking, refining and enjoying. Lovers of wine, gin, whiskey or special beers get their money’s worth with the corresponding themed calendars.

You can discover the whole selection of foodist Advent calendars here

For do-it-yourselfers

Tool advent calendarEINHELL KWB Adventskalender 2020 Premium Adventskalender. Here, behind every door, there is a high-quality tool from flat-nose pliers to measuring tape to universal knives with 2 blades. Thanks to the included tool bag, you have a nice tool set together after 24 days and with a little luck you have the chance to win a 42-piece tool case from KWB Germany.

Order from SATURN for 49.99 euros


The limited one Douglas advent calendar “Merry Christmas Around the World” offers 24 high quality beauty products from brands such as Honest Beauty, Dr. Hauschka, Ariana Grande and many more. The calendar contains products worth over € 300, but at Douglas costs only € 39.99.

You can find this and other beauty advent calendars here at Douglas

For the young at heart

Lego advent calendarThe LEGO Star Wars™ Adventskalender delights Star Wars and / or LEGO fans of all ages. It contains 12 mini construction models (such as a Millennium Falcon and an X-Wing), 6 mini figures and 6 Lego figures, including a special Darth Vader with a Christmas jumper. A total of 311 parts.

Already out of stock in many places: Compare offers here at idealo

Retro advent calendarRetro advent calendar. This nostalgic candy box brings back memories of the 80s, 90s and 00s. A new sweet every day that you might still be familiar with from back then in the schoolyard. The ultimate pre-Christmas retro trip. (Only a few copies in stock)

Order here for 39.99 euros from Amazon

Porsche advent calendarFRANZIS Porsche 911 advent calendar. A Porsche for Christmas isn’t bad either. You can assemble this yourself in 24 steps, but on a scale of 1:43. New revised edition 2020. Including sound module and large-format accompanying book.

Order for 40.22 euros from Amazon

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Just für Erwachsene (if you know what I mean)

Amorelie Advent calendarThe Amorelie Advent calendar has been a real hit in recent years and promises another hot and varied Advent season with 24 erotic surprises in 2020. Ideal for couples who are first experienced with Toys want to collect.

The “original” version costs 99.90 euros and includes products worth 477 euros. (Corresponds to a saving of 79% compared to the individual purchase.) The “Luxury” version costs 219.90 euros and offers a value of 696.00 euros.

This way to the Amorelie Advent calendars

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