Essen Christmas market

Destination Germany is famous for its beautiful Christmas markets, which every year attract visitors from around the world in search of the ultimate festive experience.

The Christmas market in Essen will be enchanting visitors with its international charm until 23 December 2012. Don't miss the market's festival of lights, where this year's guest nation of France is honoured by a display of light projections on the town hall. What's more, visitors can feast on mouthwatering cuisine from 23 countries.

Discover the best of Germany's festive markets using our Christmas market app, available from iTunes and Google Play.