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Christmas Costume Party

Most Christmas markets melt in comparison to the authenticity of this Medieval themed market... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ScottD58
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Kirkland, Washington
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Great Christmas Experience

For me this is the best Xmas market, the town, the stalls, Gluhwein, food, people, programme, the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Helena H
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Trutnov, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Most Christmas markets melt in comparison to the authenticity of this Medieval themed market. Surrounded by shopkeepers clothed in costume you can’t help but harken back to the Medieval Winter markets that have carried on in these streets for centuries. The market is laid out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ScottD58
Reviewed 5 days ago

For me this is the best Xmas market, the town, the stalls, Gluhwein, food, people, programme, the whole atmosphere is just perfect. It was my first time this year and I am sure I will be back. I have been to Vienna, Dresden and other...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Helena H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful Christmas Market with the added bonus of the medieval markets. So much to see and do in the beautiful setting of Esslingen. Food, drink, and crafts. Well worth the trip if you’re anywhere near the area

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic way to get you in the Christmas spirit. Music, entertainment, stalls a plenty and mulled wine. It’s such a stunning city, a must visit

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited esslingen specifically to go to the medieval Christmas market but was blown away by just how beautiful the buildings are there. Its just such a pretty town. Wish we'd had more time. The medieval market was so much fun, the costumes and setting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank clairemac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Christmas and Medieval Market in Esslingen am Neckar is located in this city, near Stuttgart. It is a very beautiful Medieval and, in november-december also a Christmas Market, so it is very nice to visit it in thisbperios of the year. It is located in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Beautifully setup and is amazing how they have stands setup with medieval shops and how goods were made back in the day. It is also full of christmas all around you with so many yummy goodies to buy and eat. It is a must see!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Unique experience, music from instruments only light from torches and candles. Plenty of street entertainment but all medieval style...

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jan B
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

At its core, this is a Christmas market full of German Christmas ornaments from near and far. Yes, you even can buy Gluehwein in special festive cups. On top, it is a Renaissance festival full of theatrics and comedy! Fun for all.

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank LizardHntr
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

The medival themed Christmas market is a delight to watch! With various food options available, it's an amazing place to spend some time during the shivering evening. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Zahraa Riyadh A
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Response from Naveen S | Reviewed this property |
As this is not a regular market, it will be open on sundays. Here is the timings for this year. 27.11. - 21.12.2018 First day open: 4 - 8.30 pm Other days Open So – Wed 11 am - 8.30 pm Thurs – Sa 11 bis 9.30 pm Last day... More
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Response from LifeisBeautiful1626 | Reviewed this property |
HI, the Christmas markets are only during advent ending the 24th of December. I hear that there are other events and activities in the Spring and Summer however I wouldn't know any details. I would suggest trying the website... More
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