Aachen Christmas Market
It’s that time of year - the most wonderful time of the year when the Christmas market in Aachen opens its doors again! Voted one of the top 10 best Christmas markets in Europe, this edition will see over 130 vendors offering traditional Christmas decorations, treats and traditional workshops in a beautiful setting.
One of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Europe
Let yourself be enchanted by the beauty and splendour of the Christmas market in Aachen this holiday season. Festively decorated wooden stalls and lights fill the main city square around the cathedral and town hall, offering everything from mulled wine and marzipan, to handmade candles and dainty decorations.
Browse through wooden stalls of Christmas baubles and handicrafts, made by local artisans, while listening to some festive music. Or sample some of the regional specialities on offer, enjoy a local beer or two and envelop yourself in the full Christmas spirit. Fun for the family and kids is to be had at the Holzgraben Advent market, where visitors can try their hand at curling.
This market attracts visitors from far and wide. Being close to the Dutch border, it attracts people based in the Netherlands.
Plan your visit to the Aachen Christmas market
Ready to explore one of the most beautiful and festive Christmas markets in Germany? We recommend using the city's park and ride offer, which combines the use of public transportation and driving, making for an easy visit.
For all the details on the Christmas market in Aachen, including coronavirus regulations, head over to the official Aachen Christmas market website.