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Old Market Square (Altmarkt)

Altmarkt, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Altmarkt, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This area is great for pictures and to sit down and relax while admiring the amazing view of German history and the details of their building.s

Thank thetravelerpenguin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely city, this is a must see to wander aeound. Lots of lovely buildings and interesting sites. Take a camera!

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful place especially during the Christmas period to enjoy a huge Christmas market. Not to be missed.

Thank Nicolas E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the best part of Dresden. Dresden has the oldest Christmas market in Germany and also the most beautiful Christmas market.

Thank ytchiang28
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

...where you can drink beer, eat typical food, buy farmers products and in December enjoy one of the best Christmas markets in the world that works already from the year 1434)

Thank Spirinetti
Reviewed 17 December 2017

A beautiful setup of the whole city on the river. I just wish I could capture it all in one photograph.

Thank Richard-Julie_K
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I was there the last week of November. The entire square was overtaken with preparation, seemingly for the coming festive Christmas market. Sorry to have missed the real thing. One could just imagine what it would look like: all sorts of Christmas decorations, Santa, Christmas...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

12.10.17 Walked around here with my Team today with one of our German Business allies and his wife and we had a great time at the Dresden Christmas Markets. This was one of the best. the Doctor Hit me with some LOVE ❤️💕 and a...More

Thank DoctorVonCueBall
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Many restaurant options. Great people watching. The service is slow at restaurants. The square is restored to the level you forget it is all new construction.

Thank Travelcatmeow
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is the oldest Christmas market in Germany. The smell of the food, the selection of Christmas Decorations and the atmosphere is very special.

Thank cmbreuer2016
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6 September 2017|
Response from tank1050 | Reviewed this property |
It is about a 15 to 20 minute walk. It is flat but through the city much of it is a pedestrian area of stores including a Holiday Inn Express. An Ibis hotel is next to the Markt also.