Christmas in Salzburg

Christmas in Salzburg is one of the best times of the year to get to know the city of Mozart from its most beautiful sides. Then the city center around the cathedral is magnificently decorated. The city's largest Christmas market is located there. In Glockengasse, beautifully decorated shop windows entice visitors to go on a pre-Christmas shopping spree, where one or the other is sure to find a Christmas present for their loved ones. It's also worth a detour St. Peter's Abbey Cellar, in whose courtyard you can experience the Christmas spirit particularly well.

Christmas in Salzburg is an experience

The city on the Salzach is not only worth a visit in the old town. The Christmas markets at Mirabell Gardens or in Hellbrunn Palace are tempting. Linzerstrasse on the other bank of the Salzach is decorated for Christmas. And there are numerous events that make the Christmas season in Salzburg a special experience.

Christmas market in Hellbrunn Palace

The most beautiful Salzburg Christmas market for us is the Christmas market in Hellbrunn Palace. In the time before Christmas, a whole forest decorated with thick red Christmas tree balls stands in the courtyard of Hellbrunn Palace in Salzburg.

Salzburg Christmas in the Stiftskeller

The Christmas wonderland in the courtyard of the Stiftskeller St. Peter in Salzburg is a real gem. Nowhere can you experience Salzburg Christmas more beautifully than there. Not only that you can eat well in the monastery cellar, there is also Salzburg's most beautiful Christmas tree.

Christmas on the fortress Hohensalzburg

However, none of the Salzburg Christmas markets is as contemplative as the Christmas market at the Hohensalzburg Fortress. He's not as big as the others. In return, he conveys the spirit of Christmas better with his wooden huts in the courtyard of the Hohensalzburg Fortress.

Christmas time in Salzburg

At Christmas in Salzburg A strange vehicle is on the way at Christmas time in Salzburg in the Salzburger Land. A tractor decorated with fir branches pulls an extraordinary wagon behind it. A wooden hut is built on the loading area. Similar to the tractor, this is densely decorated with fir green and the inscription “Krampusse auf Tour” is emblazoned on the front.[…]

Advent in Salzburg

How beautiful Salzburg is in Advent can not only be experienced at the city's Christmas markets. The city is so lavishly decorated at Christmas that a simple stroll through the old town or a visit to the restaurant is enough to get you into the Christmas mood.