Advent in Salzburg is known for being a particularly atmospheric time.
The Baroque city of Salzburg is festively adorned, offers plenty of Advent concerts and boasts the world-renown Salzburg Advent market. The origins of the Christmas market in Salzburg date back to 1491. These days the Salzburg Advent market is one of the loveliest Christmas markets in the world.
... with centuries of tradition. The ambience of Salzburg Advent market – wooden market stalls beneath a lit starry sky and an impressive backdrop, with Salzburg cathedral – it could barely be any nicer. The smaller Christmas and Advent markets in Salzburg also inspire with their wonderful constructions.
Stroll about and take in the festive ambience at the Advent and New Year market at Hohensalzburg fortress, or at the romantic Christmas market in front of Hellbrunn Palace.
...at Salzburg's Christmas market: The aroma of mulled wine, baked apples, roast almonds & farmhouse bacon will show you the way to Salzburg Christmas market. In the anticipation of Christmas, choose precious gifts for your nearest and dearest or some hand-made Christmas decorations, such as crib figures and Advent wreaths. The festive sounds of the many singers and wind instrument groups provide an accompaniment. At the Salzburg Christmas market, the customs, Advent and tradition that are portrayed, as they are throughout Salzburger Land – indeed, throughout Austria – are not found elsewhere.
Experience Advent in Salzburg and Christmas too in this wonderful city in the ****Hotel Königgut – an ideal starting point if you really want to enjoy Salzburg Christmas market to the max. To plan your time optimally, we can provide you with more detailed information about the Christmas markets in Salzburg & package offers for this magical time. We are also happy to provide you with an extensive overview of the many different events in and around Salzburg.