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A nice surprise in a very industrial town

I was a bit nervous about visiting here, having already booked flights and hotel and THEN asked... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
swissbunny
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Stunning night lights

A huge market with a lot of food and mulled wine stall and handmade, local products. We enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
DorottyaE3
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At Dortmunder Weihnachtsmarkt, the largest Christmas tree in the world towers over a collection of 300 traditional wooden stands selling toys, decorations, and holiday-season delicacies. At a height of 45 meters (147 feet), the tree illuminates the...more
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Hansplatz, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

I was a bit nervous about visiting here, having already booked flights and hotel and THEN asked other people what they knew about Dortmund, and the answers weren't that positive, but! We had an amazing time at the Christmas market - NO, Dortmund isn't the...More

Thank swissbunny
Reviewed 29 December 2017

A huge market with a lot of food and mulled wine stall and handmade, local products. We enjoyed it very much!

Thank DorottyaE3
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

I have visited this market and i can say it was one of the best market that i have ever seen,the foods are so fresh and you can find many amazing chocolates there...I deeply recommend to visit this market

Thank Farnaz A
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a very very big market with the worlds largest christmas tree. Fabulous quality produce and gifts and great street food . Well worth the visit.

Thank Turkoman
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This market is huge and is very good. We really liked visiting this Christmas market it is spread out around the streets but is very easy to walk around. Lots of goods to buy here and over 300 stalls

Thank john6101953
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

The Dortmund CM was my first experience with a European Christmas Market, and I have to say that I was impressed! Christmas is my favorite holiday, so I was like a kid in a candy store. The CM offered Gluwhein (warm wine) and lots of...More

Thank Breanne M
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We had visited the CM with 2 couples from the US and it was amazing how big the CM was! From 23 November to 30 December 2017 there will be around 300 stalls with craftwork, Christmas decoration, extraordinary toys and a lot more - almost...More

Thank Lucas v
Reviewed 19 May 2017

As an Australian where Christmas is in Summer time, it was a magical experience to feel the spirit of Christmas in the colder weather at the Dortmund Christmas Markets. To see the amazing & famous Christmas tree that spirals into the night sky with its...More

Thank marie_ashworth
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The Dortmund Christmas market is one of the best in Germany and spread all over ithe inner city. Many stalls and food vendors to choose from. The market is busy but not over crowded. Lots and lots of drinking spots all around the market, thus...More

Thank JokerNev
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The Dortmund Weihnachtsmark we were told was one of the nicest Christmas markets to visit in Germany. It has around 300 stalls and they are all spread out in the inner city.It was the only Christmas market that was still trading after Christmas up till...More

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