The countdown to festive season is officially on and where better to celebrate than Munich.
After two years, festive celebrations are back in Bavaria. From traditional festive markets to pop ups, to some more alternative options – there is something for everyone. Not to forget the myriad of food and drink options sure to keep you warm and toasty in the crisp Bavarian air.
So, if you’re planning on spending some time in this enchanting city over the festive season, check out the best ways to celebrate below:
Pink Festive Market, Stephansplatz.
Winter Wonderland, Schwan Locke.
Enjoy music, mulled wine and festive treats in the Schwan Locke courtyard. An event hosted by Schwan Locke and Bambule!.
When? 12th November - 23rd December, Wednesdays – Sundays
Where? Schwan Locke, Theresienwiese
Tollwood Winter Festival, Theresienwiese.
Marchenbazar Fairy Tale Market, Leonrodplatz.
Festive Market, Marienplatz.
Winterrausch im Hexenhaus.
Musicians, readings, bingo and acrobatics. Need we say more?
When? 24th November - 21st December
Medieval Festive Market, Wittelsbacherplatz.
For an authentic experience, this is the German market from the middle ages. Rumoured to have the best mulled wine – boiled in a cauldron and served in goblets.
Munich Airport Festive Market.
A celebration in an airport doesn’t sound like our usual plan for the festive season - but this is definitely not one to miss. With an ice rink, culinary delicacies, and an incredible atmosphere, make sure you pay a visit.
When? 19th November - 26th December