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Address: Munsterplatz, Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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One of the best markets in the region

In the Region I do not know, which I like more to go. It is not 100% romantic as some of the stalls sell more modern items, but if you take the traditional meaning of Christmas... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Bonn, Germany
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Bonn, Germany
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the Region I do not know, which I like more to go. It is not 100% romantic as some of the stalls sell more modern items, but if you take the traditional meaning of Christmas markets to find presents for Christmas, then they fit into the theme. A lot of Glühwein and Food booth, which makes it an ideal... More 

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Harwich, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Christmas Market in Bonn is set in the walkways and square in the city centre, which makes it easy to visit all the stalls. There is a lot of space to walk round and you do not need to fight the crowds to get about. The stalls have a variety for craft and Christmas items and there are plenty... More 

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Essex
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163 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We love the German Xmas markets, Cologne being one of our favourites. This time we chose to stay in Bonn. It was a really nice market, but still a little disappointing. Mainly food and drink, very few decorations. Which is quite sad. I bought most of mine in the local department stores. We had done the market on the first... More 

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Thank lesley2805
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Even it is late mid november the xmass market is open. Right now it is not overcrowded, but lot of people goes the for a drink, food or talk. It is large and nice. Prices are good, nithing is really overpriced, sellers are nice and kind. If u are around u have to visit it and try some local foodspecialities... More 

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Thank Gabriel V
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The Market have old German charm with street food and beer and lot to buy on road. These days there are many modern stores like Zara and Newyorker selling amazing Christmas collection.

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Thank reena2189
Bonn, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Christmas market in Bonn is one of the largest and most beautiful Christmas markets in the Rhineland. Decorative illuminated half-timbered houses on the Münsterplatz, Botterplatz , Friedensplatz and the connecting roads in downtown Bonn impart a festive and atmospheric impression can also smell Thanks to the on grill pan “ bratwurst “or gingerbread , roasted almonds, punch, mulled wine .... More 

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Bonn, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016

If you're in Bonn during the Christmas season, at least one of the Christmas markets is a must you should visit. There's a decent one in Bonn, but there are others in the neighbouring cities and towns that worth a visit. Don't forget the Glühwine - you can also get a signature Christmas mug every year for only 2 euros.... More 

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Thank Lizy_007
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Definitely one of the better christmas markets, however not the greatest and most amazing in Germany. However, definitely worth a visit when in the area.

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Thank DavyJones91
Bonn, Germany
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015

We visited MANY Christmas markets in Germany this year, and this was definitely one of my favorites. So charming with great food and decor. It will definitely put you in the Christmas spirit!

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Thank Emmicakes
Ontario, Canada
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156 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Bonn, was one of many Christmas Markets we visited this past season and our trip was dedicated to this activity through Germany and France. Bonn, was a great experience where you met friendly vendors of crafts and food concessions. Naturally with a bit of cold in the air Gluhwein helps keep you warm. The evening is the best time to... More 

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