Festive season is approaching closer and for many of us it is a great period to spend some time relaxing. On the other hand it is little stressful as well, because we have to go through buying gifts and decorating house. If you have kids then things can get really hard to manage.

To help you to some extent we have listed some of the apps that will come in handy to keep your kids engaged, manage your holidays, organize gifting, and much more. Have a look at some of the best Christmas apps for iPhone and iPad.

Best Christmas Apps for iPhone

Best Christmas App for iPhone

#1. Christmas Countdown!

Christmas Countdown iPhone and iPad App IconVery first app on the list should be undoubtedly Christmas Countdown! The app tells you exactly how many days, hours, minutes and even seconds are left until Christmas 2015. You can also choose different characters on the countdown screen: Santa, snowman, robin, reindeer and a skater. Apart from that, there are different time modules which you can share with friends and family through different social media platforms, including Instagram.

Price: Free
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#2. Close Up Christmas 2015

Close Up Christmas iPhone and iPad App IconClose Up Christmas 2015 is a simple guessing game designed for fun. There are no complicated rules to follow, just zoom in photos and guess Christmas food, gifts, decorations, or animals as fast as you can. This picture trivia quiz has more than 100 zoomed pictures. Join more than 10m Close Ups users worldwide.

Price: Free
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#3. Santa Games and Puzzles

Santa Games and Puzzles iPhone and iPad App IconMatch candy and ornaments, helping Santa Heroes on their holiday adventure through Snow Kingdom. There’s no need to purchase anything as this games is purely based on your skills. There are 800 levels and more are being added regularly. You can also challenge friends through Game Center. Lastly, there are very cute characters and soothing holiday music that won’t let you bore.

Price: Free
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#4. Naughty or Nice Scan Free

Naughty or Nice Scan iPhone and iPad App IconIt is a simple fun app for parents to play around with their kids. Naughty or Nice scanner works exactly as it is described by Santa’s Elves in the movies. There are different options to configure; you can choose to display Naughty, Nice, or Random. Apart from that, the app has got realistic sound effects and amazing lightning.

Price: Free
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#5. Snowman Games and Christmas Puzzles

Snowman Games and Christmas Puzzles iPhone App IconThis game is almost similar to Santa Games and Puzzles we mentioned above. Unlike candy and ornaments, here you will have to match snow orbs and ice crystals. The game has got over 300 different levels which are comparatively easier. In addition, you can also challenge friends through Game Center. Above all, it is completely free to download.

Price: Free
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#6. Christmas Piano with Free Songs

Christmas Piano iPhone and iPad App IconThere is nothing better than singing Christmas carols with family and friends. With this app, the experience will be more memorable. The app is supported on iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. App includes some of the most popular Christmas carols along with their lyrics, this makes singing easier. You can also learn to play Christmas songs that are made for all ages and skill levels.

Price: Free
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#7. Choco Blocks

Choco Blocks iPhone and iPad App IconWe matched ice crystals and candies, now it is time to match yummy chocolates. The game has been designed by Mediaflex, which is one of the famous names in puzzle games category. There are more than 300 different levels which will never let you feel bored. Different chocolates will have different roles and score, some might help you move ahead while some might drag you a down. Enjoy holidays with this best time killing Christmas game.

Price: Free
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#8. Gift It

Gift It iPhone and iPad App IconStart preparing the list of gifts you wish to present to your friends and family with Gift It free app. No need to stress out in holidays by waiting in lines. Gift It app helps you organize your holidays better by sparing enough time to enjoy. You can prepare gift list, edit it, share it, and mark the one you have purchased or cancelled. Apart from that, you can also keep track of your budget, as you can even set currencies besides every gift you propose to buy.

Price: Free
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#9. Cooking Games: Christmas Cake House

Christmas Cake House iPhone and iPad App IconThis game is great to keep your kids engaged while you are busy organizing holiday things. Everyone loves cake and this is what this game does. Make you favorite cake house on your iPhone itself. There aren’t any rules or guides to follow and so it makes it easy for kids to get used to the game easily. Give it a try and see what your kids learn in holidays.

Price: Free
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#10. Amazing Christmas Wallpapers & New Year Backgrounds HD

Amazing Christmas Wallpapers iPhone and iPad App IconChristmas is all about decorating house and inviting friends and family to have a quality time. Take some time out of the routine and decorate your iPhone with this amazing app. The app has great collection of Christmas carols, unlimited collection of HD Christmas wallpapers, Photo editor, and tunes to dress up your iPhone in Christmas theme. Best part is that the app is completely free.

Price: Free
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Paid App

#11. Xmasmoji

Xmasmoji iPhone and iPad App IconWe all send different wishes to our family and friends on Christmas through iMessage, WhatsApp, and by other messaging apps. Add some festive feeling to your wishes by sending stickers that are designed specifically for Christmas. With over 100+ Christmas emoji stickers, your message will surely stand out of the crowd. The best part is that the app supports almost all types of messaging apps. Xmasmoji app isn’t free, but it is worth it because of a wide variety of emoji stickers.

Price: $1.99
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