Guided tour

Nuremberg: Christmas Market Culinary Tour

Nuremberg: Christmas Market Culinary Tour

From US$ 46.38 per person

Explore Nuremberg’s famous Christkindlesmarkt on a guided tour. Enjoy the atmosphere, get to know its history, learn about German Christmas market tradition, and taste culinary delights.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


The experience
  • Enjoy a unique guided tour of Nuremberg’s Christmas Market
  • Stop and taste typical Christmas-time culinary delights
  • Have a look behind the scenes and talk to the merchants
  • Learn about the history of the famous Christ Child tradition
Full description
Find out why the Nuremberg Christmas Market is the best known in the world on a food tasting guided tour. Discover the market’s long history, take a look behind the scenes and talk to the merchants, and try traditional Christmas culinary treats. The tour starts with the traditional Christmas Market, then walk to the Children Christmas Market, referred locally as the “Christkindlesmarkt”. See new stalls as well as historical stalls which have been here since the 3rd century.  Continue over to the International Christmas Market, and end at the Market of the Partner Cities between St. Sebald Church and the Townhall.  As you learn about the history, traditions, and cultural importance of German Christmas markets, eat and drink some culinary delights like sausage, Lebkugel, and hot wine.
  • Guide
  • Culinary stops with food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of Café Extrablatt. Look for the guide with a "Wie schmeckt meine Stadt" sign.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine.
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