The Christmas Market in Merano
From november 24th 2016 to january 6th 2017
From november 24th 2016 to january 6th 2017 The Christmas Market in Merano is one of the most important and most absorbing events for the thermal city.
The streets of the old town, the lanterns, the shop windows and the market stalls are decorated with lights, flakes and fir tree branches.
The Christmas Market in Merano is located along the banks of the Passirio River between Ponte Teatro bridge and Ponte Posta bridge close to the thermal baths of Merano and the Kurhaus. This location, close to a river and to architectonical structures of high value and beauty contributes to the special atmosphere.
The wooden stalls display items that can be bought including hand crafted products such as ceramic cups and plates, candles, slippers, gloves, woollen scarves and hats, glass balls for the Christmas tree and statues for the crib. In the gastronomic stands, you'll find South Tyrolean specialities such as speck (bacon), strudel, biscuits, different types of brown bread and much more besides.