Christmas Market in Gdańsk – one of the most beautiful in Europe!

The Christmas Market in Gdańsk took second place in the European Best Christmas Market 2023 competition. More than 48,000 Internet users voted for us!

From November 25 to December 8, people from 179 countries cast a total of 374,803 votes. A significant part of the votes cast in the competition comes from Internet users from the United Kingdom, the United States and the Netherlands.

This year, the first place was awarded to the Christmas market in Budapest, which won over 51,000 visitors. votes. The market in Craiova in Romania was ranked third with almost 42,000 visitors. votes.\

Just behind the podium was Vienna, for which 40,717 people voted. Montbeliard from France with 32,011 votes took 5th place in the ranking, thus closing the top five of the best Christmas markets in Europe.


About the Fair

The Christmas Market, located in the historic center of beautiful Gdańsk, is like a fairy tale. It captivates tourists and residents of the Tri-City. The unique atmosphere is created primarily by the original, atmosphere-building scenography.
The first violin in the fair scenery is played by the atmosphere of joy, love and Christmas magic seasoned with a unique orchestra of unique smells, flavors, sounds and colors.

This special time, full of charm and friendly moments, will last until December 23.

During the Fair, the streets of the historic center of Gdańsk, thanks to the beautiful illuminations, turned into a Christmas town. This is, among others, thanks to the partner supporting the fair in Gdańsk – the GPEC Group, the sponsor of the Gdańsk illuminations.

Climatic decorations, stands with unusual products and a rich artistic program, including creative workshops organized by the Regional Directorate of State Forests in Gdańsk, make the Christmas atmosphere in Gdańsk from the first snow.

The fair features 155 stands offering unique gifts, decorations and delicacies. There were also regional products created on the basis of carefully stored family recipes: unique handicrafts, home decorations, natural cosmetics, warm winter accessories and warming spices.

A visit to the Christmas Market is an obligatory part of pre-Christmas preparations for Gdańsk residents, tourists from Poland and around the world. In the climatic surroundings, with the sounds of Christmas carols, it is impossible not to feel the mutual closeness and warmth of the upcoming holidays.

The Christmas Market in Gdańsk undoubtedly plays the first violin!


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