Passau Christmas Market Gingerbread, spices and delicious treats – the aromas of Christmas fill the air. Every year, locals and visitors from all over the globe enjoy Advent and festive charm at Passau’s atmospheric Christmas Market. The market is set against the imposing backdrop of St. Stephen’s Cathedral in the heart of Passau’s enchanting Old Town. In the weeks running up to Christmas Day, Passau’s Domplatz exudes an unmistakable flair with stylish decorations and selected sales stands offering visitors a wide range of high-quality gifts and products. Discover the variety of different crafts, time-honoured art forms and regional specialities on offer – inspiration is all around at Passau Christmas Market.