Christmas markets in Austria

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Christmas markets in Austria

The most beautiful Christmas markets in Austria

Discover the most beautiful Christmas markets in Austria from Vienna to Salzburg. The choice is huge. Which Christmas market in Austria do you like best? In these articles we present the Christmas markets from Vienna to Salzburg before. There is plenty to choose from in both cities. You can find out what is special about the Christmas markets in these portraits. Is the Christkindlmarkt at the Domplatz in Salzburg the Christmas market in Austria that you like the most? Or are you a fan of other Christmas markets in Austria?


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Questions and answers about the Christmas markets in Austria

Which are the best Christmas markets in Austria?

The best Christmas markets in Austria can be found in Vienna, Salzburg, Graz, Innsbruck and Linz. Each Christmas market has its own atmosphere, but they all offer Austrian treats, handmade gifts and a festive spirit.

When do the Christmas markets in Austria take place?

Most Christmas markets take place between late November and early January. Some markets open earlier and close earlier, but in general, travelers can visit most Christmas markets during the holiday season.

What are the specialties at the markets that are particularly popular?

The specialties are mulled wine, punch, roasted almonds, gingerbread, chestnuts (roasted chestnuts), bratwurst and Kasnocken (cheese spaetzle). However, each market has its own delicacies to try.

Are there entrance fees for the Christmas markets?

As a rule, there are no entrance fees for Christmas markets. However, you have to pay for food, drinks and gifts. Some attractions, like carousels and ice skating rinks, may incur a fee.

Which Christmas markets in Austria are suitable for families?

The markets for families in Austria are usually those that offer a program for children or a special children's zone. The Christmas market in Salzburg, the Vienna Christkindlmarkt at Rathausplatz and the Christkindlmarkt in Linz all offer activities for children such as carousels, a workshop for children and a bakery for cookies.



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Christmas markets in Austria

Monika Fuchs

Monika Fuchs and Petar Fuchs are the authors and publishers of the Slow Travel and Enjoyment travel blog TravelWorldOnline Traveller. You have been publishing this blog since 2005. TravelWorldOnline has been online since 2001. Your topics are Trips to Savor and wine tourism worldwide and Slow Travel. During her studies, Monika Fuchs spent some time in North America, where she traveled to the USA and Canada - sometimes together with Petar Fuchs - and spent a research year in British Columbia. This strengthened her thirst for knowledge, which she pursued for 6 years Adventure Guide for Rotel Tours and then for 11 years as Study tour guide for Studiosus Reisen tried to breastfeed all over the world. She constantly expanded her travel regions, but curiosity still gnawed at her: “What is beyond the horizon? What else is there to discover in this city? Which people are interesting here? What do you eat in this region?” These are the questions she is now trying to answer as a freelance travel journalist (her articles have appeared in DIE ZEIT, 360° Canada, 360° USA, etc.), among others. travel writer and travel blogger answers in many countries around the world. Petar Fuchs produces the videos on this blog as well as on YouTube. Monika Fuchs from TravelWorldOnline is below Germany's top 50 bloggers in 2021 Other Information about Monika and Petar Fuchs. Recommendations on LinkedIn from tourism experts Further recommendations from cooperation partners and tourism experts Professional experience Monika on LinkedIn