Beautiful Christmas markets in Germany
  • Christmas Market Aurich

    Marktplatz, 26603 Aurich

    How to Get There?


      The closest main station to the Aurich Christmas market is Leer. From here take a bus to Aurich ZOB.

      DB BAHN

      Use highway B72 and continue on to B436. From there, simply follow signs to the City Hall Aurich- you will see the Christmas market from here.

      GPS coordinates

      LATITUDE: 53.469296
      LONGTITUDE: 7.482424



      Bremen airport is the nearest airport to the Christmas market in Aurich, reachable in about 1.5 hours by car. There are daily flights to Bremen from cities all over Germany.

      Nearest airport

      Bremen (BRE)

    Why Go There?

    End of November until December 23rd

    Discover Germany´s largest gingerbread house and oldest carousel. Enchanting sounds of Christmas and an unbelievably beautiful atmosphere await you at the Christmas market in Aurich.

    Feel like a child again while admiring Germany´s biggest and most fascinating gingerbread house. The house is decorated all over with a variety of sweets and christmas candies. But even better than that, you'll feel like you are in a fairy tale while exploring the house from the inside. You are even allowed to try some gingerbread and Christmas candies! Children will especially love this attraction- it's an unforgettable adventure for the whole family.

    Enjoy the extensive display of crafts as well as the experience of riding on the oldest carousel in Germany. The magical atmosphere at the Aurich Christmas market gets everyone into the holiday spirit through its wonderful Christmas music and booths offering food and drink, Christmas candy, sausages, gingerbread and mulled wine. Local specialities, handcrafted gifts and special souvenirs are at your disposal at each and every stall at the market. With so much to see and explore, it is absolutely worth visiting.

    Location Details

    Escape Address: Marktplatz, 26603 Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany

    Things to do close by!


    The intriguing museum 'Miraculum' is right next to the Aurich Christmas market and offers the perfect opportunity for children to learn about the human senses and how they are used. It is a fascinating and well-organized museum and provides a lot of educational fun for both children and adults.

    Nature exploring

    Only 40 minutes away by car is Germany's famous North Sea with its many beautiful coves. The wonderful North Sea is a beautiful place to take a walk and explore nature. Directly on the waterfront are many restaurants and bistros offering delicious food and drinks. Definitely a region worth exploring.


    Only 6 minutes from the Aurich Christmas market is an indoor/outdoor adventure park called "Kraxelmaxel", which offers different levels of high ropes and obstacle courses for young and old. This park guarantees fun for everyone, regardless of age or ability. Local instructors and professional help are provided. If you're craving a day of fun physical activity and adventure, don't miss Kraxelmaxel!

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