Bern Christmas Markets
Bern's popular Christmas markets will be held in December.
November 29 - December 27, 2014
The streets and alleys are aglow with the
warm light escaping from living rooms. Little Christmas trees decorate
the facades of the houses, adding to the romantic mood. The Old Town
houses, dating from the 15th to 17th centuries, provide a fantastic and
unique backdrop for the distinctive Bern Christmas markets.
Münsterplatz is devoted mainly to arts and crafts. Traditional market
fare can be found on Waisenhausplatz, just a 10-minute walk away.
find special candles, gifts and handmade souvenirs. Glühwein (mulled
wine) will help to warm you up again, and there are plenty of stalls
offering snacks or meals. Stopping into one of the legendary restaurants
in the Old Town – either the 350-year-old Klötzlikeller or the
Kornhauskeller – is the perfect way to end your visit to this magical