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The most beautiful Christmas world of northern Germany
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From 21.11. to 23.12. (24.11. closed) the Christmas markets finally take place again!

Stroll through the Christmas decorated streets and enjoy here and there a tasty treat or a warming hot drink. Kiel's Christmas markets enchant with the scent of mulled wine, roasted almonds and a Christmas atmosphere.

50th Christmas market quiz

Let's celebrate together! To mark the 50th Christmas market at Holstenplatz and Asmus-Bremer-Platz, the participants of the markets have special Christmas presents for you. Visit both Christmas markets to find the answers to our quiz!


From 21.11.23
Christmas voucher booklet

The Christmas voucher booklet is back this year. For €9, you will receive 40 vouchers that you can redeem at the three Christmas markets in Kiel city centre and save 20% or 50% on culinary and craft offers. 

Available from 21.11.2023 at the Welcome Center, at kiel-souvenirs.de or from 21.11.23 at our Kiel-Souvenirs Christmas market stall at Rathausplatz.

Kiel.Sailing.City Weihnachtskugel

Exclusive Kiel Christmas Souvenirs

You can find a selection of exclusive Kiel Christmas souvenirs and gift items 'made in Kiel' in our online shop, at the Welcome Center Kieler Förde and at the Tourist Information Heikendorf. Take a piece of your holidays home with you or increase your Christmas anticipation.


Town hall tower ride

Enjoy the incomparable panorama of Kiel from a height of 67 meters from the town hall tower. After the guided tour of the city's landmark, climb the platform of the building, which was constructed in 1907-1911. From this bird's eye view you have a unique view from the center to the cruise port - an ideal starting point for individual city exploration.

Kielgutschein voucher with decorated Christmas tree in the background

Gift tip for Christmas!

With the KIELGUTSCHEIN voucher you don't just make Kiel residents happy. Visitors to the city can also redeem the KIELGUTSCHEIN at over 80 of Kiel's shops, restaurants and service providers.

Stay overnight in our partner hotels:

Take a little time out and combine your stay at the Kiel Christmas markets with an overnight stay in our partner hotels:

Overnight stay at the Kiel Fjord


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