Your visit

Plan your visit to the Christmas Garden Insel Mainau

Opening hours

The Christmas Garden Insel Mainau is open from November 21, 2023 to January 07, 2024, from 17:00 to 22:00. The last admission is at 20:00.

The Christmas Garden is closed on the following days: November 27, December 24 and 31.

christmas-garden-mainau-2022©Christmas Garden_Markus Burkhard
christmas-garden-mainau-2022©Christmas Garden_Markus Burkhard


You will find the entrance to the Christmas Garden at:
Insel Mainau 1, 78465 Insel Mainau

For the journey by car there are sufficient parking possibilities on the parking lot of the island Mainau. The parking fee is € 6.00 for visitors and € 2.00 for annual pass holders.

For the journey by ship, the Lake Constance Navigation offers a shuttle service from Unteruhldingen to Mainau Island. Information on departure times and tickets can be found on the BSB website.

Personal admission time

In order to give you the most atmospheric experience possible, admission is limited to visitors per 30 minutes . There will be an admission time on your ticket. Please pass through the entrance during the half hour indicated.

: If you purchased a ticket for 5:30pm, then you can arrive for admission between 5:30pm and 6:00pm. Of course you can stay longer than 30 minutes in the Christmas Garden.

christmas-garden-mainau-2022©Christmas Garden_Markus Burkhard
Christmas Garden Insel Mainau 2021 | Castle ©Christmas Garden/Achim Mende

Over 25 impressive installations

Let yourself be enchanted by over 25 individual light installations, embedded in the diverse nature of Mainau Island.

Experience the
most beautiful light spectacle on Lake Constance

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