The town is accessible by a local stopping service (Regional Bahn) which runs along the Ahr Valley. There are three stations, depending on which area you want to visit: Bad Neuenahr in Bad Neuenahr, as well as Ahrweiler and Ahrweiler-Markt in Ahrweiler.
The town is accesible by using the A61.
The nearest major airport to Ahrweiler is the Cologne Bonn Airport, which is approx. 55 km to the city center.
All Four Advent Weekends
One of the most beautiful and most festive Christmas markets in this part of Germany. Guests and visitors of Ahrweiler are easily overcome with Christmas spirit.
Taking place on all four Advent weekends, the Christmas market in Ahrweiler transforms the city into one of the most atmospheric and festive cities in the region. Numerous stalls are set up and decorated for the holiday season against the idyllic and unique backdrop of the historic old city. The stalls offer a wide variety of goods for you and your friends to enjoy, such as genuine handicrafts and small gifts, as well as many culinary specialties like roasted almonds, potato cakes, punch and mulled wine.
Look for an extensive, festive program on each of the four weekends that the market is open. Younger visitors will be able to see Santa Claus, who stops by every year to visit all of the children. A classic children's carousel is perfectly situated in the middle of the market, adding a sense of playfulness and nostalgia to the atmosphere. On one night during the last week of Advent, the midnight Christmas market opens to celebrate for holiday festivities. For many visitors, this midnight Christmas market is the highlight of their experience.
Escape Address: Altstadt, 53474 Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler, Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
It's that time of year again, when you have a whole list of people you need to get gifts for. Whether in the Christmas market or in the historical old city, you will be able to find something here for everyone.
At Christmas time, the stalls of the Christmas market are full of energy with the local townspeople sharing their culture and pride. Enjoy homemade and local specialties throughout the entire city.
Held on all four weekends of Advent, holiday-decorated stalls create a festive atmosphere throughout the city. Find delicious food, amazing crafts and the holiday spirit here.