Christmas City Karlsruhe
Thousands of lights illuminate lovingly decorated wooden huts, where arts and crafts, Christmas decorations and myriad gifts are just waiting to be discovered. And with the scent of Glühwein (mulled wine) and roasted almonds in the air, all of your senses will soon be in the Christmas spirit. And since Christmas isn’t Christmas without a little magic, Santa Claus even stops by and rides his sleigh above the crowd at Friedrichsplatz – simply look up and you’ll believe!
Experience the unique atmosphere of Christmas City Karlsruhe!
Even the most determined Grinch can’t help but fall in love with the magic of Christmas City Karlsruhe. Friedrichsplatz is perfect for long strolls and enjoying a warm drink in the Glühwein Village. Those looking for a more historic Christmas fest need look no further than the Medieval Christmas Market in Durlach, where musicians and jugglers entertain guests by candlelight as they warm up with a cup of mead by an open fire. Immerse yourself in another world against the breathtaking backdrop of the Karlsburg; even the adults will be hard pressed to hide their fascination during fire shows and crossbow shootings!
Each December, the city magically transforms into a cozy sea of festive lights; the window displays don their holiday finest and the soothing scent of cinnamon and Glühwein (mulled wine) hangs in the air. There’s no doubt about it: Christmas City Karlsruhe is perfect for long strolls and relaxed days during the jolliest time of the year.Read more... »