Celebrate Christmas at the themed Christmas markets of Prague
Ever wondered to take some time off of your hectic schedule? Well, this is the time when you give yourself some personal time and make the most of it at the ever beautiful capital of Czech Republic Prague. While Prague can be a wonderful all-time holiday destination, its Christmas market adds a flavour to those visiting during the holidays of Christmas.
The UNESCO World Heritage listed city of Prague offers the Christmas time the best of its enjoyment when it transforms into a magical wonderland. The traditional markets get illuminated with bright illuminations and gives a wonder of life time. it is the time of the year when Prague wears its festive colours and welcomes all tourists on board with fathoms of fun filled trip overs. Well, we have sorted some places or say made you a to-do list which can be followed by you while on tour during Christmas times.
Visit the Prague Christmas Markets
During Christmas, Prague hosts one of the biggest Christmas markets of the world in and around its heritage sites. It is clearly Czech Republic’s biggest attention seeker in those times. One can find variety of stalls and souvenir shops filled with exquisite and out of the world gifts for the Christmas. To enjoy completely, one should take a walking tour down the ends and fathoms of the markets to screen out the best of the gifts and scenarios. The walk down the aisles will also be helpful in understanding centuries old history of Czech Republic and treat themselves with sites such as the Baroque Cemin Palace, the Charles Bridge and the 12th Century old Strahov Monastery. One can find the mystics of the nature with engrossed illuminations throughout Prague.
Attend a Traditional Czech Folklore Show
While in Prague and coupled with the Christmas Celebration, you cannot abstain yourself from the Traditional Czech Folklore shows. It attracts the themed down tourists who have deep connections and afflictions towards the history filled Czech Republic. The folklores will take you to a tour of history of Czech Republic filled with music and Dance Rhapsody. This is the part you don’t want to miss while being in Czech Republic. Enjoy the show of art, dance and culture while sitting down to a traditional Czech Christmas meal of turkey breast with chestnut stuffing and apple strudel. The best of the art show becomes a time to remember while in Prague.
Check out other Christmas markets of Europe
Often visitors from other destinations keep Prague as the base while exploring Christmas markets of the neighbouring countries. Travelling to the Christmas markets of Austria or the Bavaria and Saxony regions of Germany becomes easy as the connectivity between the cities can termed the excellent levels. A full day transportation can also be arranged at Prague for tours into these countries. Stroll through the Christmas markets in Salzburg’s beautiful Cathedral Square, discover top Germany attractions such as medieval Nuremberg castle and Dresden Castle – a masterpiece of Baroque architecture or soak up the festive atmosphere in the German ton of Meissan on the banks of the river Elbe.
The Christmas is already knocking on the doors and it is time to stroll through the corners of the World and clearly Prague becomes a favourite destination.