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Lubecker Weihnachtsmarkt

Address: Markt / Breite Strasse / Koberg | Altstadt, 23552 Lubeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Ranked #1 of 5 Shopping in Lubeck
Type: Flea/ Street Markets, Shopping
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Aabenraa, Denmark
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46 reviews 46 reviews
30 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

The old Hanseatic town is always worth a visit - especially in the month before Christmas when the town can boast of one of the most famous Christmas Markets in Northern Germany. The inner city is filled with lights, decorations, and temptations of all sorts: Sweets, cakes, and Glühwein, handmade toys and Christmas decorations, the Niederegger shop with the famous... More

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Hamburg, Germany
16 reviews 16 reviews
15 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

the christmas market in luebeck is one of the oldest in germany and a traditionell old style market with the famous gluehwein ( christmas punch), spekulatius(spiced christmas crackers), candle makers, live music and christmas angels and st.clauses walking round giving small presents to the children, good fun and great athmosphaere, different food stalls and free public toilets available

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Montreal, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

The Christmas Market in Lübeck is absolutely magical. People celebrating the season are only outnumbered by the Christmas lights. There is a friendly and pleasant atmosphere throughout the old town and a great deal to see, do and taste. The Christmas treats and wares are really special and young and old cannot help but be taken in by the festive... More

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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

The christmas market in Lubeck is one of the best in northern Germany. It is traditionally on the "Rathausplatz" in the city center. If you are in the area, try to take public transportation as parking in the city center is challenging. If you have to take the car, you can park at the MuK (Musik und Kongresshalle) and from... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

I have been to Cologne Christmas Market on several occassions with my family. This year my son and I visited Ratzeburg and thought we would visit Lubeck. We were not disappointed, plenty of variety and plenty of stalls down side streets etc.. Will definitely be taking my other kids in the coming years. Travelling with Easyjet from Luton to Hamburg... More

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

I visited this Christmas market with my mother, the market was really well spread out across lubeck with a high variety of stalls selling absolutely everything and great for present shopping. The atmosphere was brilliant.

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Vejen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Had an amazing couple of days (mon-wed) with friends and two small children at the market. Particularly loved the main market at Markt by the town hall. The bio gluhwein at the main stall under the big Christmas Tree is amazing and not too sweet. We also loved the Children's market at the river on the western side of town.... More

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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

This was definitley the highlight of our trip to northern Germany. You step back in time when you enter the city. The many beautiful building surrounding the city are awesome and filled with a vast amount of history. It also offers a great shopping. And one of the best chocolate stores in the world. A great day trip.

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Versailles, France
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30 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2010

The main Christmas market near the town hall is where the gorgeous food and mulled wine are to be found. It is a lovely atmosphere, quite magical. For absolutely exquisite handcrafted items, don't miss the Christmas market in the Holy Spirit Hospital (which in itself is worth a visit) and the one in Sankt Petri church where you can actually... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2007

For an excellent post Christmas Break the Christmas Markets in Lubeck are a must the atmosphere is traditional and has a wide variety of stall, having just arrived back home Dec 2007, it was a wonderful way to walk off all the Christmas food looking around the different stalls in the town. The town is magical at night with a... More

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