Advent in the Salzkammergut Region

Your winter fairy tale in the Salzkammergut region of Salzburg

Advent in the Salzkammergut Region
Advent in the Salzkammergut Region

Advent is something special in the Salzkammergut region – it is just like a winter fairy tale. Roasted almonds, hot chestnuts, delicious punch or mulled wine await you. The traditional Christmas Markets invite you to come and try our delicacies and enjoy the beauty of them.

Advent in the Salzkammergut region: The perfect holiday for the entire family. Let yourself be whisked away to the wonderful world of Christmas Markets in and around your holiday destination of Hintersee. Family Ebner knows best how to enjoy Advent in the Salzkammergut region.

Advent in the Salzkammergut region: Christmas Markets

- The small Christmas Market in Hintersee, which always takes place on the first weekend of Advent, offers traditional handicrafts from Hintersee. Let yourself be enchanted by this wonderful little place where Joseph Mohr, who wrote the carol "Silent Night, Holy Night", lived and worked as a vicar for 10 years.

- The Salzburg Christmas Market is something very special and you really must go and see it. Around the cathedral there are lots of little stalls where you can buy all kinds of things – from Lebkuchen to Christmas tree decorations. During the Christmas Market there are lots of musical events going on. Every Saturday evening trumpets sound from the Residenzplatz. The Christmas Market at Mirabellplatz and the romantic Christmas Market in Hellbrunn are also worth a visit. Come and visit the Mozart City of Salzburg at this beautiful time of the year. Besides going to the Christmas Markets you could also go to an Advent concert in the Festival Halls or St. Andrä Church.

- The Wolfgangsee Advent in the Salzkammergut region is something very special if you are interested in traditional Austrian customs. Enjoy the atmosphere at the Christmas Markets in St. Wolfgang, St. Gilgen and Strobl – all of which are surrounded by mountains and Lake Wolfgangsee. Make your trip there one that you won't forget and go on a boat trip on the Lake Wolfgangsee. The markets are open from Thursday to Sunday.

Advent in the Salzkammergut region

Winter fairy tale in the Salzkammergut
Winter fairy tale in the Salzkammergut

Words cannot describe Advent in the Salzkammergut region – you just have to come and see it for yourself. The atmosphere and memories are so special for some guests that they come year after year again. The first step to your advent holiday is quite simple: Send an enquiry to the team at Wohlfühlhotel Gasthof Hintersee. We will send you a quotation which we are sure you will like.

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