Before you jump into the Germany Christmas market itinerary like a kid on Christmas morning, take a look at the tips below. When: early November-early January Thanks for sharing this list :), Glad you enjoyed the post Sumti – if you’re back in Europe for Christmas this year, be sure to download the Pearlshare app & you can access the above information about each market offline via your phone :), What happened to Brugge? Where: Marktplatz When: Nov 30-Jan 6 The central market, on Market Square, consists of 28 decorated chalets, while the Barbakan market is made up of about 60 wooden chalets. What time: 11am-8pm (approx; times vary per location) Where: Eyre Square You can see my route in the interactive European Christmas Market map below. Popularity: ★★★ The Christmas markets in Vienna truly are an age-old tradition. There are main markets at Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square, with smaller Christmas markets at Republic Square, on Kampa Island and on the square in front of St George’s Basilica at Prague Castle. Popularity: ★★★ We started by gathering a list of Europe’s top 500 cities and towns. I visited there many years ago when I lived in Germany and it is a great place to spend the day. I think I’ve always been fascinated by white christmas’ that it cements the fairy tale for me! When: Nov 9-Dec 22 The Christmas market itself consists of 230 stalls with a five-storey Christmas pyramid at its centre, and regular musical performances throughout the three weeks the market is in town. Osnabrück’s Christmas market, in front of the Cathedral of St Peter in the German town, has twice been ranked the prettiest in the region – and a visit to soak up the air of the festively lit market, among the medieval half-timbered houses of the old historical quarter will quickly show you why. The main attraction of Duisburg’s Christmas markets is the light extravaganza that transforms the entire city into a winter wonderland. Where: Old Town Square, Wenceslas Square, St George’s Basilica, Republic Square, Kampa Island The forerunners of the present-day events date back to the Middle Ages, when in 1298 Albrecht I granted Vienna's citizens the privilege of holding a December Market or "Krippenmarkt". Where: Königstrasse The December Market predates what’s now known as Christmas Markets. What time: 10am-8pm (Sun-Wed); 10am-9pm (Thur-Fri); 10am-10pm (Sat) The two main Christmas markets in the French city of Nantes take place in the historic Place Royale and at Place du Commerce, both within walking distance of each other. This is a great guide! If you could only go to two markets between Brussels, Hamburg, Dresden, Strasborough and Berlin, which markets will you go to? What time: 11am-5pm (Mon-Wed), 11am-6pm (Thu-Fri), 10am-6pm (Sat-Sun) Glasgow’s Christmas markets return in 2018 for their two main markets at St Enoch Square and George Square, with festive treats, gifts and food on offer. Traditional stalls sell all sorts of handicrafts, flavourful gingerbread, and warming drinks. Popularity: ★★★★ Located between neogothic City Hall and famous Burgtheater, each of the almost 155 wooden huts offers a piece of seasonal magic: from sparkling Christmas baubles to hand crafted toys, jewelry, decorations, food and drink. What time: Market Square: 12pm-8pm; CentrO: 11am-10pm (Mon-Fri), 10am-10pm (Sat), 11am-9pm (Sun) When: Nov 27-Dec 23 Delicious! When: Dec 7-22 And when Christmas is over, do they have good Boxing Day sales? When: Dec 1-Dec 30; Dec 6-9 (Fête des Lumières) From humble beginnings, the Christmas market now comprises 50 log cabins, with Santa’s Grotto at the very heart of the event, attracting children from far and wide. Traditional markets line the streets in front of the city hall, with rows of stalls offering handmade crafts, children’s toys and tasty treats. When: mid-November to December 31st The main square is also transformed into a winter wonderland, with an 18-metre high Christmas tree taking centre stage, along with a brightly lit ferris wheel. At the foot of the French Alps, Grenoble is a beautiful setting for a sprawling Christmas market – there are four, held in different locations across the city centre. Galway's Continental Christmas Market runs from 21 November to 22 December, with traders from Ireland and across Europe, live music, and workshops for children. Located in the Market Square, right by the Old Market Square tram stop, you’ll find an incredibly diverse Christmas market with stall upon stall of independent sellers retailers handpicked to provide a range of items, from artisan cheeses and chutneys to handmade gifts and treats, mulled wine and Christmas delicacies. “Christmas music, arts and crafts, toys, Christmas decorations and the scent of the Christmas bakeries create a wonderful atmosphere. Search Queries: +26,000. Search Queries: +57,000. What time: 11am-8pm (Mon-Wed), 11am-9pm (Thu-Sat), 11am-5pm (Sun) Cologne offers one of Europe’s most beautiful holiday market experiences, with … No wonder Strasbourg won the title of “Best Christmas Market in Europe” last year.”. The two city central markets have been attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors, and are the most spectacular. What time: 10am-9pm (Mon-Sat); 11am-9pm (Sun) he he. When: Nov 22-Dec 30 When: Nov 27-Dec 23 Dreams, dreams! When: Nov 22-Dec 30 The central squares of Bonn transform during the advent season, into a Christmas market that sprawls throughout the former German capital. What time: 11am-8pm When: Old Town and Market Square: Nov 15 to Dec 23; Maria-Theresien-Street: Nov 25 to Jan 6; Hungerburg: Nov 24 to Dec 23; Wiltener Platz: Nov 26 to Dec 23; St. Nikolaus: Nov 23 to Dec 23 Soak up the city centre’s carnival atmosphere while perusing stalls selling toys, gifts, ornaments and festive food and drink. With the twinkling lights of the Eiffel Tower sparkling in the background, the Champs-Elysées hosts one of the most impressive Christmas markets Europe has to offer. Thanks! Someday I’ll get myself to a Christmas market. A giant stollen – a cake, once called a striezel, from which the Striezelmarkt in Dresden takes its name – is cut into thousands of pieces and shared by the thousands of guests. Since I’m now living in Belgium, I guess I should check the Bruxelles one :). Search Queries: +44,000 per month. During the festive season, Berlin’s Christmas markets help turn the German capital into a Christmas fairytale, with up to 80 Christmas markets spread across the city, from Mitte to the heart of City West. The market is entitled Plaisir d’hiver or ‘Winter Wonders’ and spills out from the Grand Place to the Place Ste-Catherine over a 1.2 mile area. This European-style open-air market in Bryant Park is one of the most well-known Christmas markets in New York. Where: St George’s Hall The Christmas market at Friedrichsplatz contains an array of beautifully decorated stalls, selling arts, crafts and food and drink – and be sure to look up to the flying Santa Claus, soaring over the crowds. but now I have a place to plan and go to for december, thanks! Where: Dr Ruer-Platz Square I’ve been wanting to get to Brussels anyway (beer, TinTin), but didn’t know they had such a great Christmas market as well. The main market is on Cathedral Square (Munsterplatz), while a second takes place on Orphanage Square (Waisenhausplatz), selling regional crafts and baked goods, food, arts, crafts, jewellery and children’s toys. Magical is the right word! Given the cynical over-hyped world we live in, there are few experiences today that really live up to their image. Where: Town Hall Where: the heart of the old town, on to the boats and shores of Lake Constance Search Queries: +33,000 per month. Popularity: ★★★★ 37. What time: 12pm-8pm (Mon-Wed), 10am-10pm (Thu-Sun) Popularity: ★★★ What time: 11am-10pm (Mon-Thu); 11am-11pm (Fri-Sat); 11am-9pm (Sun) Search Queries: +59,000 per month. Popularity: ★★★ It’s now in its 584th iteration. Where: Place du Parlement de Bretagne Search Queries: +52,000 per month. Where: Various locations There are more than 60 festive huts spread around the beautiful cathedral that are each dedicated to Italian Christmas traditions – think decorations and ornaments, cribs and Befana stockings (for the Epiphany). Popularity: ★★★ Search Queries: +46,000. I think most of the countries around Germany has a nice tradition of Christmas market under its influence. So if you want to see a show, concert, enjoy a tour, or a treatment in the thermal baths, try to book in advance to get a good seat. There’s never any shortage of markets in Amsterdam, but at Christmas time the Dutch capital truly comes alive with street stalls, ice rinks and festive celebrations as far as the eye can see. What time: 10am-9pm (Mon-Fri), 10am-10pm (Sat-Sun) Freiburg Christmas market is held right in the heart of the German city’s old historical quarter, along Rathausplatz, Franziskanerstraße, Unterlindenplatz and Kartoffelmarkt. Search Queries: +43,000 per month. Up to 250 stalls pop up in the city’s historical market square, in front of the Old Town Hall, with a fairytale forest, model railway display and Medieval Christmas Market attracting thousands of visitors each year. In simple terms they embellish a tradition of towns and villages expressing joy in the heart of the Festive Season. Paris Christmas Markets 2019. You’ll find 200 stalls among sprigs of fir, twinkling Christmas lights and pyramids, with daily entertainment provided on stage. World Stock Markets map from displays the current local status (open, closed or holiday) for 11 Stock Exchanges globally. One of the best European Christmas Markets is in this pretty Swiss city. One of Germany’s largest manger markets is a few steps away at Neuhauser Strasse, while Wintertollwood at Theresienwiese, until December 31st, is a hub of music, theatre and great traditional festive food. When: Nov 22-Dec 30 What time: 11am-8pm Search Queries: +66,000 per month. Is Christmas almost here already? The Nuremberg Christmas market is one of Germany’s oldest, with the first mention in 1628, tracing its roots right back to Luther, when the tradition of giving gifts to children at Christmas first originated. Search Queries: +70,000 per month. St Nicholas Fair is York’s annual Christmas market, starting on Parliament Street and spreading through the British city to St Sampson’s Square, The Judge’s Lodging and Coppergate, which will also play host to Santa’s grotto in 2018. When: Nov 15-Dec 24 When: Nov 25-Dec 24 It’s got sparkling Christmas lights, festive music and Christmas greenery – with stalls selling a wide range of items from Christmas decorations to pottery and glassware, wooden toys and all sorts of food and drink. Popularity: ★★★ Where: Königsplatz and Friedrichsplatz squares Where: Fargate, Peace Gardens, Tudor Square and Sheffield Town Hall Stretching from the Champs-Elysées roundabout all the way to the Place de la Concord, rows of wooden chalets line the world’s most famous shopping street in one of the largest Christmas markets in France. From the middle of November right through until Christmas, Vienna’s most beautiful squares are transformed into winter wonderlands as Vienna’s Christmas markets get into full swing. With no fewer than 150 traditionally decorated stalls, you’ll find a selection of gifts, ornaments, crafts and food and drink. Can’t wait! Popularity: ★★★★ Liverpool’s Christmas market returns to St George’s Plateau this year, where more than 40 rustic winter cabins will be decorated and set up to sell all of the Christmas goods you would want to find. During your Christmas holidays in Europe you will discover the best Christmas markets. Paris is spectacular, yes, but if you have the choice, definitely start with Strasbourg :) Happy travels! There’s also Advent music played nightly at 5.30pm from the balcony of the Town Hall to truly bring all of your festive dreams to life. Your email address will not be published. When: Late November-late December (exact dates TBC) After Strasbourg, Zagreb, Tallinn and Budapest, awarded in previous years, discover your selection of the 20 best Christmas markets in Europe.. You’ll also find handmade Christmas decorations, jewellery and original and unique gifts throughout the Grenoble Christmas markets. Popularity: ★★★★ Glad you enjoyed the post Alsace :) Merry Christmas! Where: Various locations; see map When: 16 Nov-5 Jan There is a selection of Christmas markets in Hanover during the month of December, with the main traditional Christmas market taking place around the historical old quarter at Market Church. Popularity: ★★★★ With more than 170 decorated stalls, you’ll find a wide variety of stands, Christmas music and entertainment, twinkling fairy lights and candle-lit cabins. Search Queries: +42,000. Search Queries: +71,000. Aachen’s annual Christmas market, just four hours from London by train, is one of Germany’s most beautiful. Prague’s Christmas markets are a highlight in the Czech Republic’s festive calendar, open every day from December 1st to January 6th, including Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Their history can be traced back to the 14th-16th century. What time: 10am-8pm (Fri-Sun), 10am-7pm (Mon-Thurs) Share: The history of the Christmas market is a story of necessity, rather than festive celebrations. The Christmas market in Stockholm’s Gamla Stan (Old Town) is the most famous and most traditional market in the Swedish capital. When: TBC Popularity: ★★★ Search Queries: +21,000 per month. Search Queries: +51,000. Popularity: ★★★ If you’re inspired and want to travel with this information offline, I’ve created a free travel guide on Pearlshare which you can download straight to your phone so you don’t forget where your favorite markets are! Where: Piazza Navona, Piazza Re di Roma, Mercato Monti, Piazzale Ankara, Eur Market, Thanks Francesca! You could concentrate on Munich and visit Augsburg, Regensburg, Passau, and Nuremberg. The thousand-year-old Cathedral of St Martin offers a picturesque backdrop to a market of traditional and local crafts selling Christmas specialities and original presents including Christmas decorations, wooden toys, carvings, ceramics and candles. You’ll also be able to sample local food and drink, sipping on Gluhwein while you browse. When: Nov 28-Dec 23 Popularity: ★★★ When: Dec 1-Jan 6 Bielefeld is yet another Germany city whose Christmas market has to be seen to be believed. Birmingham’s Christmas market is the largest outdoor Christmas market in the UK – and it’s also the biggest German Christmas market outside Germany and Austria. The market extends to the Weser river to form the Schlachte Magic Christmas Market, where, each day on the maritime promenade, another door opens to reveal a festive surprise, like a life-sized walk-through Advent calendar. The Strasbourg Christmas markets start this year on November 24th and continue until December 30th, closing only on Christmas Day, and they’re open daily 11am-8pm. Popularity: ★★★★★ Where: Vorosmarty Square and Budapest Basilica Something I can highly recommend for this Christmas! Why we love it: Düsseldorf's Christmas market is actually made up of … What time: 11am-8pm daily When: Nov 26-Dec 23 What time: 11am-9pm daily What time: 10am-9pm (Mon-Thurs); 10am-10pm (Fri-Sat); 12pm-9pm Sundays Christmas time is really special in the city. Notre-Dame Cathedral in Reims provides a beautiful background for a Christmas market comprising 145 stalls, selling local arts and crafts, French delicacies and more – plus, you can grab a glass of Champagne and enjoy it on the big wheel; bring your kids to be delighted by the Children’s Kingdom; and check out the Craft market in the courtyard of the Palace of Tau. Please, do let us know if you have been to a Christmas market we absolutely have to visit – or if your town is host to a Christmas event that deserves top billing! During the Advent season, the town and market are illuminated in festive splendour – it’s the perfect time to truly explore the historic city and see everything it has to offer (mulled wine in hand). Popularity: ★★★ Search Queries: +42,000 per month. When: Nov 28-Dec 22 What time: TBC The South Yorkshire city of Sheffield has become quite the Christmas hub, with 50 cabins making up its Christmas market, which runs from mid-November to early January. Popularity: ★★★ Where: Marktplatz If the lure of Hamleys, the world’s oldest and largest toy store, isn’t enough to bring you to London at Christmas, then the city’s many Christmas markets might provide enough temptation. Her husband Mike is an American travel photographer, and together they have made the world their home. The Christmas market – also known as the Christkindlmarkt (Christ child market) or Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas Eve market) – is a tradition that began in the German-speaking parts of Europe way back in the Middle Ages. Hope you have the chance to take in a Christmas market or two :). What time: TBC Its claim to fame is its candle pyramid, which is the world’s tallest at 14 metres tall. Search Queries: +90,000 per month. Popularity: ★★★★★ At any time of year, Galway is a market town – each Saturday, the city centre plays host to a market selling food, gifts and crafts. Where: Münsterplatz, Bottlerplatz Windeckstrasse, Friedensplatz and Vivatsgasse Where: Bath St, Southgate St, Union St Popularity: ★★★ Photo by TJ Drysdale Photography and Follow Me Away. The Croatian capital truly comes alive in the festive season, with Christmas markets in a variety of locations selling food, drink, crafts and traditional Croatian fare – as well as an incredible ice rink set out between Tomislav Square and the Art Pavilion. Where: Place du Capitole Search Queries: +73,000 per month. Search Queries: +21,000 per month. One of Europe’s oldest Christmas markets, the selection at Stuttgart includes decorations, clothing, artisanal food products, toys, candles as well as savoury and sweet delights, all housed in adorable rustic wooden chalets with individually decorated roofs. Goslar Christmas Market… Search Queries: +88,000 per month. Keep an eye out for the 10-metre-tall lilies – the symbol of the Wiesbaden coat of arms – guiding the way to the city’s Christmas markets, and the Christmas tree, directly in front of the town hall and illuminated with 3,000 environmentally friendly lightbulbs. Vienna Christmas Markets Map. I’m so sorry you didn’t enjoy the Paris markets – I agree there were a little too commercial when we went as well; this was one of the first trips Mike and I took as a couple though lol so I think we were in a bit of a romantic daze and anything probably would have been amazing :D. Will have to get back one year to see if it lives up to what I remember it to be! Ah, gotta love Christmas markets! You can see a map of all Christkindelsmärik locations here. Unique gifts from European Christmas markets are so much cooler than your standard old gift card. When: Nov 15-Dec 23 2020 Dresden Christmas market info: Planned for November 26 – December 24; hours are … Voted number two in the European Best Destinations list of European Christmas markets, Colmar’s six Christmas markets include a range of arts and … The German city plays host to more than 130 Christmas market stalls, all lined up the city streets, with local traders offering traditional arts and crafts, Chrsitmas gifts and local delicacies such as Kasespatzle, a type of German snack made of fresh pasta and cheese. Nottingham’s Winter Wonderland includes a Christmas market, an ice rink and two bars – making it a Christmas spectacular for all the family. Featuring more than 180 wooden stalls selling quality gifts, it’s also one of the biggest. There’s a massive Christmas tree decorated in Swarovski crystals and tons of stall to meander through. There’s also an ice rink at Friedensplatz, as well as a daily programme of Christmas events to choose from. Save my guide to the best Christmas markets in Europe to your phone by downloading the app for free: here for iOS or jump over to the Desktop version. It would be difficult to find a setting for a Christmas market that is more awe-inspiring than the steps of Milan’s Duomo, the largest church in Italy. I can count the number of Christmas markets I’ve attended on one hand (Now that i think of it, maybe… I’ve visited six or seven). It’s called science – or, at least, scientific data! With an array of local and international crafts, delicacies and hot festive drinks on offer, Glasgow’s Christmas markets offer the best of continental Christmas markets with the local warmth and cheer that Glaswegians are known for. Popularity: ★★★★ You’ll find an array of gifts, decorations and arts and crafts – in the tradition of German Christmas markets, with a traditional Polish spin. More than one million visitors annually flock to Rostock’s Christmas markets, at Neuer Markt in the city’s old town, to enjoy all that the festive season has to offer. Lyon plays host to not one but two Christmas markets each year, at Place Carnot and Croix-Rousse. Your guaranteed Christmas markets in Warsaw are in the Old Town, on Market Square; and in the Barbakan area of the city. London’s Christmas spectacular, the Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park, is just one of the attractions the UK’s capital city has to offer at Christmas time – Covent Garden, which is open as a market all year round, also turns into an incredible festive Christmas market for the season, while you’ll find attractions such as ice skating, festive concerts and more all over the city, from Leicester Square’s traditional Christmas market, complete with Santa’s grotto, to Winterville in Clapham Common. Popularity: ★★★ In Kassel, you’ll find a traditional German Christmas market with a twist – located in the heartland of Germany’s fairytale route, each year the Kassel Christmas market is based around a different fairytale theme, inspired by the work and stories of the Brothers Grimm. Today, its focal point is the Christkind – a folkloric figure who opens the market each year on the Friday before Advent begins. There are six Christmas markets to choose from in Innsbruck, from the traditional Christmas market in the old town to one 300 metres above the town (its highest) at Hungerburg. Soak up the festive ambiance and browse the stalls in the perfect festive setting of Erfurt’s Cathedral Square, where you’ll find an array of regional specialities and traditional Christmas gifts. Popularity: ★★★ When: Nov 23-Dec 27 Search Queries: +27,000. Plus, the Christmas carousel is sure to enchant the kids! Share: Christmas markets have been around, in one form or another, since the 14th century, thought to have originated in Germany and spreading from there across Europe. How, then, can we tell with any degree of accuracy which Christmas markets are worth making the trip for? What time: TBC Visitors have the chance to sample some of the regions finest food, including bredle Christmas cookies and Strasbourg’s traditional spicy hot orange juice. Here are the best market venues/places to go if you want to truly appreciate Zurich at Christmas time. Note to readers: The majority of Germany’s Christmas markets, including the ones feautred here, have been cancelled for 2020. Today, more than 20 Christmas markets dotted throughout the Austrian city attract a host of visitors each year. Popularity: ★★★★ The oldest Christmas market in France, Strasbourg Christmas market dates back to 1577, and plays host to over 2 million tourists every year who flock to witness hundreds of miles worth of glittering Christmas lights, themed events, a giant ice rink, and the famous 100 foot ‘Great Christmas Tree’. Search Queries: +95,000 per month. Bremen’s beautiful Christmas market takes place on the city’s market square, by the town hall and Roland statue, both a part of the UNESCO World Heritage site. Every European destination is dressed with its finest decorations. Where: Hyde Park, Clapham Common, Southbank Centre, Leicester Square, West Kensington, Covent Garden Where: Aachen Town Hall Where: Bournemouth Square Visited my first one (outside of my country) back in 2011 and went for more ever since :) I love the ones in Budapest but Vienna is a lot more touristy in this regard. Where: Dam Square, Museumplein, Rembrandtplein Search Queries: +56,000. The material is also used to decorate the streets of the town centre. Hopefully we’ll have the chance to visit Estonia next year :), I have been to Vienna and Cologne and loved the Christmas markets there. When: Nov 16-Dec 23 Search Queries: +19,000 per month. You have your data-backed guide to Europe’s Best Christmas markets. Where: Victoria Square 10 of the best Christmas markets in Europe We’ve rounded up 10 Christmas crackers for a mini-break in Europe Sat, Dec 2, 2017, 00:00. Nuremberg is the best Christmas market in all of Europe. Once you’ve finished perusing the Christmas market at Market Square, wander down any one of Bruges’ winding streets to discover shops selling Christmas gifts, ornaments and various crafts. European Christmas Markets Discover an ancient tradition The European Christmas markets, also known as Christkindlmarkt, date back to the late middle ages and are held in the four weeks of Advent. Search Queries: +23,000, Staycity is a member of The Association of Serviced Apartment Providers. The Christmas market in Freiburg offers a wide range of traditional arts and crafts from the Black Forest region of Germany, as well as a candle workshop, where visitors can watch genuine beeswax candles being made to order. Discover a selection of the 100 most beautiful Christmas markets in Europe. One of the most traditional Christmas markets is at Zrinjevac Park, while Ban Josip Jelačić Square and European Square are also gathering points for people in town to soak up the festive vibes. Brussel’s Christmas markets then span 2 kilometres through the historic town centre, with colourful stalls, twinkling lights and even an ice-skating rink in pride of place at Place de la Monnaie. I clicked this cause christmas is coming! When: Nov 26-Dec 22 A Guide to Christmas Markets in Germany, Austria and Switzerland The Christmas market originated in what is now Germany. What time: 10am-8pm daily Yes it is! Waisenhausplatz From there it’s just a hop, skip and a jump to the present day, where every European city claims to have the continent’s “best” Christmas market, and gluhwein and hot mulled wine are served on every street corner. What time: 10.30am-6.30pm (Sun-Wed); 10.30am-8pm (Thurs-Sat) Leipzig’s Christmas markets go back all the way to 1458, today being one of the highlights of the German city’s festive calendar. As well as shopping opportunities, there’s live music, fun family activities and a ceremony to switch on the city’s Christmas lights, with a host of festive surprises! Search Queries: +46,000 per month. Where: Cathedral Square Search Queries: +38,000 per month. Search Queries: +41,000. Where: Old Market Square I was in Stuttgart last year and enjoyed the Christmas market a lot. When: Nov 22-Dec 30 Search Queries: +27,000. 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