Spot Tip The most beautiful and biggest Christmas markets in Germany
The StriezelmarktOf course there are several Christmas markets in Dresden, but the most beautiful is Dresden Striezelmarkt. It is the oldest in Germany, it exists since 1434, but it took place only one day, the day before Christmas Eve. Today, of course, he takes place daily, from 24.11.-24.12.16 from 10: 00-21: 00 clock Surrounded by the medieval flair of the Dresden Residenzschloss, you can enjoy the famous Dresden Stollen, the Saxon folk art is omnipresent: ceramics from Lausitz, wickerwork and Plauener lace or carvings and turned products from the Erzgebirge. There is the world's largest step pyramid here, even in the Guiness Book of Records with 14.6 meters high and 42 figures.
The highlight of Striezelmarkt is the Stollenfest, the largest tunnel with 4 tonnesWeight is drawn from the Zwinger, over the Semperoper, Hofkirche, Frauenkirche to the Striezelmarkt. A special treat.