Christmas preparations demand an eye for Shopping! You are blessed if you have an excellent Christmas market in the neighborhood. Known for its best traditional Christmas markets; Germany is casting a large number of visitors under its spell every year. Aroma of Mulled Wine, Muffins, Gingerbread, Sausages, pile of presents and Christmas Trees creates perfect ambiance for Christmas shopping.
A number of German Christmas markets rank among the best Christmas markets of the world. Here are a few honorary mentions of some best Christmas markets in Germany:
Berlin offers a heap of lovely Christmas markets located in the heart of the city. With around 60 different Christmas markets, Berlin offers contemplative and magical Christmas experience to everyone. These markets run from 26 November to 31 December. The Gendarmenmarkt is popular for its unique hand-products from origami to flax embroidery, wooden sculptures to ivory products and many more! It also swanks its culinary temptations from some of the top chefs of the country. The Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church Market is a perfect spot to find a present for everyone. Manufacturers from all over the world come to showcase their talents on this market in the middle of Berlin.
If you want to experience the wintertime charm of the old world, Frankfurt am Main is the perfect spot. Over a span of 600 years, there have been Christmas markets in Frankfurt. The Christmas market opens in Late November and usually continues till 22 December. The scenic surroundings on the Romerberg and St Paul’s square and illumination of thousands of lights turns the place into fairytale venue. The “Pink Christmas market” at Friedrich Stoltze Square is another icing on the cake. Nostalgic Melodies, Traditional Christmas carols, aroma of baked apple cakes, chestnuts enhances the ambience of festive air.
The conservative and traditional Catholic state of Bavaria, Munich Christmas markets are one of the oldest and best Christmas markets in Germany. The spectacular setting of Christmas market starts from 30 November and lasts till 24 December. Next-level magic of Munich Christmas market tempts you to stay for a while, look around, and soak up a delight ambiance that could melt even the flintiest of the hearts.
A short walk to the “Kripperlmarkt” which help you find everything that belongs to Christmas crib. The Tollwood Market offers a wide range of international music, drama and cuisines, invigorating the spirit of festive season.
The journey tale of German Christmas markets is incomplete without the mention of Christkindlesmarkt Nuremberg Christmas market. This traditional markets starts from 30th November and lasts till 24th December. Immerse yourself in the glittering magic as you stroll down the festively lighted lanes. The scents of roasted chestnuts, baked gingerbread and mulled wine turns the markets into absolute enchantment. Let yourself be allured by these yuletide treats. 200 stallholders from around the country come and present their traditional wares: Bakery Goods, fruit loaves, Christmas articles such as Christmas tree ornaments, angels and candles.
German Christmas markets with its traditional and incomparable charm has been a model for many other Christmas markets of the world.