CHARMING CHRISTMAS IN DRESDEN
Germany is among the most popular countries when it comes to Christmas markets.
With spectacular lightning and rich cultural offer, its tradition makes almost every city a fairytale destination you want to visit.
Take a peek in a great atmosphere at Dresden Christmas Market “Striezelmarkt”.
Winterlights of Dresden
Dresden Christmas Markets are located all across the city, and you can find small ones to big ones, with the probably the most famous one (so-called) Christmas mile that is every year placed along the Prager Straße, on the other side of the Elbe River.
“Winterlights of Dresden”, with its 15 meters tall Christmas tree and spectacular lightning, next to the stands, is a place where you can find regional specialities from the city and the whole area of the country.
There is also the house of Santa Claus here, so children and adults will find here the authentic and inspiring holiday atmosphere.
Christmas in Dresden
Buy some specific products such as hand-manufactured toys and historical things.
Get some tasty food and drinks, and enjoy the offer of specialities of Dresden.
You will also have the opportunity to listen to church choirs and carol singers.
If you have time, you can visit the Stallhof Advent Festival, annually held within the walls of the Dresden Royal Palace, where artisans present their goods in this spectacular and kind of traditional atmosphere.
Hotels near Dresden Christmas Markets
Check the offer of more than 60 hotels near the charming Christmas markets in Dresden.
24. November 2021 – 9. January 2022
If you want to take a walk, you should visit the pedestrian zone from Goldener Reiter to Albertplatz Square – an area since 2012 called Augustus Market.
Snack and drink specialities, Christmas presents, and an opportunity to see Christmas celebrated in other countries can be found here.
Here you can also hear Christmas songs performed by choirs and ensembles on the weekends.