The world’s largest Christmas tree was unveiled in the German city of Dortmund soaring 45m into the sky.
The display consists of over 1700 trees which were planted especially for the display.
More than 1300 lights sparkle from the tree and a 4m tall festive angel adorns the top.
The Dortmund Christmas market is also one of the world’s largest boasting over 300 stalls churning out an abundance of culinary delights and festive bric-a-brac.
Two million people visit the market each Christmas to delight in the spectacle.