Christmas markets in Regensburg

November 27th to December 23rd, 2017

During advent, the streets and squares in Regensburg are all filled with sparkling Christmas lights and a very special atmosphere embraces the UNESCO World Heritage city. Our visitors can enjoy this romantic time with our four different Christmas markets:

There is Regensburg’s traditional CHRISTMAS MARKET , which an independent jury has described as one of the loveliest in the German-speaking countries ( November 27 - December 23, daily 10 AM – 8 PM, 10 AM – 9 PM on Thu, Fri, Sat). From there, it is only a short walk to LUCREZIAMARKT, where artists and craftsmen set up stalls laden with wonderful handmade wares (December 1 - December 23, daily 11 AM – 8 PM, 10 AM - 8 PM on Sat).

In the courtyard of Thurn & Taxis Palace there is the ROMANTIC CHRISTMAS MARKET, offering all the bustling atmosphere of a market, and a varied programme of cultural events like daily entertainment programmes with theme nights ( November 29 - December 23, Sun to Wed 12 noon – 10 PM,Thur to Sat 12 noon – 11 PM).

Then, there is the ADVENT MARKET in the Spitalgarten on the other side of the Danube, which is a beautiful beer garden in summer and now offers a different Christmas motto each weekend. (November 30 - December 23, daily 4 PM - 10 PM, 11 AM - 10 PM on Sat, 11 AM - 9 PM on Sun).

On each of these markets the visitor can enjoy hot mulled wine and all sorts of traditional foods, from candied almonds and gingerbread to Bratwurst (grilled sausage).

And every year again during advent there are BOAT TRIPS along the Danube Valley from Regensburg through the charming winter landscape.

Video about Christmas markets in Regensburg


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Further Information:

Regensburg Tourismus GmbH
Wahlenstraße 17
93047 Regensburg
Telephone: +49 (0)941 507-4410
Fax: +49 (0)941 507-1919

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Regensburg at night - christmas market © Regensburg Tourismus