Mini Guide to Magical Hamelin
Hamelin, Germany is a fabulous place to visit all year round and during the festive season is particularly special. During Christmas Hamelin is a magical place decorated with twinkling lights, decorated huts and stalls and even a fairground and ice rink. Regardless of being a couple, family or group travellers one thing is for sure – Hamelin will leave you feeling more excited for Christmas than ever!
Soak up the medieval ambiance together and find out why Robert Browning and the Brothers Grim found this special town so fascinating. Throughout the romantic town you will find plenty to explore including pretty timbered building oozing history and charm, restaurants, cafes and bars. If its romance and culture you want then a stroll around the Old Town especially during Christmas is a must.
For a real life fairytale this Christmas Hamelin is perfect. Prepare to be stunned by this charming town, located in the heart of the beautiful Weser Mountains. Abundant with delightful timber framed buildings; cobbled streets in which you can just picture the Pied Piper skipping through it doesn’t get much more magical than Hamelin. Families will find plenty to see and do including the wonderful Christmas Market featuring an 11 metre high festive pyramid and the Hamelin Glassworks where you can try and make your own glass baubles.
After exploring your hotel your Hamelin adventure begins. Get the best views of the town and climb to the top of St Nicolai Tower. Soak up the jolly Christmas atmosphere and pop into Hamelin’s Christmas Market, restaurants, cafes and popular bars. Additionally, check out top attractions such as Hämelschenburg Castle.