With origins stretching as far back as 1458, the Leipzig Christmas Market (Leipziger Weihnachtsmarkt) is considered one of the oldest Christmas markets in Germany, and one of the largest too – with over 300 stalls for visitors to peruse.
If you’re currently planning your own trip, or simply curious about what Leipzig Christmas Market is like, then we’re here to help.
Read on for an overview of the Leipzig Christmas Market in Saxony, with official dates, hotel recommendations, and locations.
NOTE: This is a Christmas market we haven’t personally visited yet, so all the information below is taken from official sources for your reference! If you have any personal tips from first-hand experience to add, let us know in the comments so we can improve this guide!
Leipzig Christmas Market Dates 2024
According to the event’s official page, this year’s edition of the Leipzig Christmas Market will take place from Nov 26 – Dec 23, 2024.
Leipzig Christmas Market Locations
You can typically find Christmas market stalls in Leipzig all around the town centre, especially around Marktplatz.
You can see a 3D map of the event here (although beware – it’s a little slow and clunky).
Leipzig Christmas Market 2024 Hotels
Looking for a place to stay nearby while you visit Christmas markets? Here are some recommendations:
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Official Leipzig Christmas Market Website
For the most up-to-date information and announcements, be sure to visit the event’s official website.
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More Photos of Leipzig at Christmas
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