Last year, the selection of Christmas markets in Germany was manageable.
The situation looks more promising in 2021 - the current plans of German cities.
There is still a little way to go before Advent, but some organizers are already starting to plan the Christmas markets.
Compared to last year *, when the second Corona wave started in autumn, the chances are currently very good that some can actually take place.
Here you will find an overview of the plans of the organizers in the largest German cities.
Christmas 2021: Christmas market in Nuremberg in planning
Last year, the world-famous
Christmas market in Nuremberg had
to be canceled due to the corona pandemic.
For this reason, there have been plans for this year's Christmas market for months.
In order to make it safe for all visitors, it will look different than "before Corona", as a spokesman for the city of the German Press Agency (dpa) is said to have informed.
For example, the Christmas market is
to be extended to other places in the city
so that guests can stroll between the stands without being crowded, reports the BR.
The start of the magic of the booth will be November 26th - with December 24th being the last day of the Christmas market.
Christmas market in Munich is to take place
Munich Christmas market
on Marienplatz is planned for November 22nd to December 24th.
According to information from the Charivari radio station, the city is working flat out on a hygiene concept.
This includes enough space between the stands by increasing the area of the Christmas market
across Neuhauser Straße to Karlstor on Stachus and from Odeonsplatz to Sendlinger Tor
In addition, gastronomic islands are to be distributed over the Christmas market so that visitors can eat and drink on site.
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Planned Christmas markets in North Rhine-Westphalia
Christmas market at Cologne Cathedral will
most likely be back this year.
“We are confident and are preparing the Christmas market on
Cologne Cathedral as in previous years, "said a spokeswoman according to dpa.
to be randomly
checked on site -
whether a complete vaccination, recovery or testing is available.
Admission controls or fencing are therefore currently not planned.
It should start on November 22nd.
In the Ruhr area cities of Essen and Dortmund, the Christmas markets are planned from November 12th and 18th respectively.
Christmas market in Frankfurt in preparation
Christmas market in Frankfurt
is to extend over the usual area from Römerberg to Hauptwache in 2021, as
Here, too, everything should run a little differently, as the managing director of Tourismus + Congress GmbH Frankfurt, Thomas Feda, explains.
Larger distances between the stands
so that visitors can move around more freely.
However, a specific hygiene concept is to be developed in the next few weeks.
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