One of the most popular happenings in Krakow is the annual Christmas market at the main square (Rynek Glowny). This event normally opens in the end of November and remains open until December 26th. If you come to Krakow during this period, it is impossible to miss out on the Christmas market at the main square. But, it is also a fact that many people travel to Krakow in this period because of the Christmas market.
The popular Christmas market at the main square in Krakow is a fantastic event. Here you can eat and drink all sorts of local food and drinks. Besides this, you can enjoy programs from a stage at the square. There you can watch folklore performances and listen to local Polish music from the area.
Would you like to buy someone a nice souvenir from Krakow? Or maybe you would like to buy some Christmas presents? You can, of course, do that at the Christmas market in Krakow. Do not forget that the square is fantastic, so you can easily spend a day just enjoying the Christmas market, visit the restaurants at the square, walk through the Sukiennice (clothes hall), and then eat some Polish sausage and taste local vodka.
The dates for the Krakow Christmas market in 2022.
November 25th, 2022 – December 26th, 2022.
If you come after December 26th, there will still be a market at the square, but it is a smaller version of the Christmas market only. In other words, to get the full experience, visit Krakow in the period mentioned above.