Innsbruck Christmas Market

The city of Innsbruck offers endless possibilities with four markets to choose from. The Christmas Market is set amidst the picturesque medieval Old Town which is perfect for some of the most beautiful and romantic Christmas markets in the Austrian Alps. The medieval square in front of Innsbruck's iconic landmark, the Golden Roof, is the setting for a typical Austrian Christmas market where you can sample regional delicacies and find traditional arts and crafts.

The Innsbruck Christmas market is the perfect winter holiday destination for the whole family. Awaiting the visitors at Market Square are the many sparkling stalls, Christmas concerts and a wide range of food. The Christmas market at the Marktplatz is a popular destination for families with young children who can spend the day strolling around the petting zoo or riding on one of the thrilling fairground attractions.

The Maria Theresia Christmas market, is located in the heart of the city along Innsbruck's main road. Here shining lights and glass and crystal crafts prevail. Every year sees more and more stalls appear at this sparkling market. A trip to the Hungerburg Castle Christmas market is not to be missed. Start by taking a cable car form the city up into the mountain to the foot of the castle itself, where a quaint market is filled with regional delicacies and Christmas gifts. 

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Useful Information
  • Flight time from London: 2hr 
  • Innsbruck Airport: 5km from the city centre; transfer time about 15 min
  • Nearest railway station: Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof
  • Currency: Euro
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