Christmas Market

From: Prague Festivals and Events 2016-2017

See also: Old Town SquareWenceslas SquarePrague

Prague Christmas Market
A festive shopping experience can be found in Prague's main squares which are both wonderfully decorated with beautifully lit Christmas trees and traditional nativity scene.

The market features several wooden huts, from where vendors display a wide range of products such as toys, decorations, stocking fillers, glassware, clothing, gift ideas and lots of traditional food to keep you going.

In the centre of Old Town Square stands a wonderfully decorated Christmas tree that lights up the square in the evening.

Other attractions often include a large Bethlehem nativity scene, an open air ice rink, children's activity workshops and there are often choirs singing carols and artists playing festive music which all adds to the Christmas atmosphere and entertainment.

Date Of Christmas Market
The market takes place annually throughout December.

There are two main locations for the Christmas markets in Prague, one is at the Old Town Square and the other is held at St Wenceslas Square.

Travel Guide
Both Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square are around 800 meters apart and within walking distance of each other. Old Town Square can be reached by tram and metro to Staromestska station and Wenceslas square can be reached by tram or by metro lines A or B to Mustek station.