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Christmas in Berlin

Weihnachten in Berlin

Christmas Markets

Christmas Market at Charlottenburg Palace

Christmas Market at Charlottenburg Palace

November 27 - December 31, 2023

In front of the majestic Charlottenburg Palace, more than 250 vendors offer Christmas decorations and traditional foods. Near the orangery, children can have fun on the nostalgic rides.  more

Weihnachtsmarkt am Roten Rathaus

Christmas Market at Berlin City Hall

November 27 - December 30, 2023

Famous for its Ferris wheel in front of the Governing Mayor's seat, this Christmas market tempts visitors with Old Berlin style market alleys, a circular ice rink, and culinary delights.  more

Christmas Events

Christmas Garden 2022

Christmas Garden Berlin

November 17, 2023 - January 14, 2024

From November to January the Botanical Garden in Berlin turns into a brightly coloured winter fairyland with illuminations, magic woods and light sculptures.  more

Christmas Garden Berlin (2)

Christmas at the Tierpark

November 15, 2023 - January 14, 2024

Europe's largest zoo will be bathed in Christmas lights again this December. The historical Friedrichsfelde Palace is at the heart of the luminous Christmas tour.  more

Rote Weihnachtstrucks in Berlin

Coca-Cola Christmas Trucks

Date not yet known

The Christmas trucks of the US beverage company Coca-Cola will once again make a stop in Berlin in 2022.  more

Christmas Tours


Christmas Hop-on Hop-off Tour

A total of 22 stops with the most beautiful Christmas markets and sights await all participants on the Christmas hop-on hop-off tour.  more

Christmas Lights


Christmas Lights on Kurfürstendamm

November 22, 2022 - January 06, 2023

Every year, the famous boulevard in Berlin's City West is decorated with numerous fairy lights and festive illuminations about a month before the Christmas holidays.  more

Weihnachtsbeleuchtung Unter den Linden (3)

Christmas Lights Unter den Linden

From 06 December 2022

Every year at Christmas time, the magnificent boulevard Unter den Linden shines bright with a thousand lights - sometimes colorful, sometimes in classic gold.  more

Outdoor Christmas Activities


Ice Skating Rinks in Berlin

Ice skating is the perfect way to spend a cold winter's day in Berlin. Grab your skates and head to one of the capital's ice rinks.  more


Sledding Hills in Berlin

As soon as the first snow falls, many families are drawn to the sledding hills in Berlin's parks and forests. Discover the city's best sled runs.  more

Special Holiday Opening Hours

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