First on our List is Christmas Market Striezelmarkt in Dresden
It runs from November 26 through Christmas Eve December 24 and is located at Altmarkt, 01067 Dresden
,enStriezelmarkt in Дрэздэн is considered the first genuine Калядны кірмаш in the world. Founded as a one-day рынак in 1434, it celebrated its 585th anniversary in 2019. Its 240 stands attract about 3 million visitors from all over the world. The annual рынак lasts throughout the Advent season until Каляды Ева
While your in Dresden don't forget to stop by the Ore Mountains just to the south east and tour many of the Great German Christmas Decoration Makers.
Next on our List is Leipzig
From 27th November to 23rd December 2021.
With more than 250 twinkling stalls embedded harmoniously in the historic centre, Leipzig Christmas market is not only one of the oldest but also one of the largest Калядныя рынкі ў Германіі.
The third on our list isBerlin's Charlottenburg Palace Christmas Market.
It runs from Nocember 23rd to December 27th.
The Charlottenburg Palace alone is worth a visit but wrapped in all the sparkling Christmas lights it seems like a romantic film tour from a Hollywood movie.
With more than 250 exhibitors it is probably the largest Christmas market in Berlin. Visitors are humming around here in the parks, on the court of honor and also in other areas of the castle grounds. In addition to interesting themed tents and tasty treats this market’s focus are the arts and crafts.
Also for children there are some adventures to discover. In addition, there is a full entertainment program for the whole family and the small ones can also go with historically designed carousels.
Next and 4th on our list is Cologne's Christmas Market in the City Centre (Old Town).
It runs from November 23 to December 23.
Every year, the city centre of Cologne is touched by the magic of the festivities in the run-up to Christmas. When the Christmas markets in Cologne open their gates on the last Monday before Advent, millions of visitors from around the world delight at the goods on sale at the quaintly designed huts (or "Buden").
Number 5 on our list, By Far the smallest on our list, but also the most Romantic on our list is Rothenburg ob der Tauber Christmas Market
it runs from November 26 to December 23
Where is it? you can't miss the Christmas Market Rothenburg is a small walled city you can walk from one end to the other in under 30 minutes at a very slow stroll.
Once a year, the medieval town of Ротенбург-аб-дэр-Таубер transforms itself into a fairytale winter wonderland. Ever since the 15th century, the festive time prior to Christmas has been accompanied by a delightful Christmas Market. Looking back on over 500 years of tradition little has changed over the years and the historical customs have been closely followed.
Everything your heart desires can be found at this charming market, may it be the traditional Christmas pastries or the mulled wine. Gadgets and treasures as well as lovingly crafted Christmas decoration can be found in a variety of booths and are sure to serve as a token of appreciation for loved ones at home as well as a welcomed reminder of your time spent in Rothenburg.