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Christmas Markets in Innsbruck

Imagine the lights of a Christmas tree rivalling the glistening tiles of the Golden Roof, the aroma of freshly made “Kiachln” (piping hot doughnuts laced with Sauerkaut), and the sound of traditional Christmas carols. This is Christmas time in Innsbruck.

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Innsbruck Christmas Market © Innsbruck Tourismus
Innsbruck Christmas Market © Innsbruck Tourismus
The Innsbruck Christmas Markets are counted as some of the most beautiful and romantic in the entire Alpine region.

Christmas Market Old Town
Every Advent in the historic old town of Innsbruck, just in front of the Golden Roof and surrounded by beautifully preserved medieval facades, the traditional Christmas market is held. Strolling through the market you will find Christmas ornaments, handicrafts and other winter treats. Traditional dishes such as Kiachln and a cup of Glühwein (mulled wine) will keep you warm whilst mingling with the locals and perhaps making new friends.
Where: In front of the Golden Roof, in Innsbruck's historic city centre
When: 15th November - 23rd December 2014
Opening Hours: Daily: 11:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.

Christmas Market Maria-Theresien Straße
Innsbruck's main shopping street will once again dazzle visitors with lights, glass and crystal. New stalls, modern Christmas light designs and an exciting range of souvenirs supplement the traditional Christmas market offerings in the heart of the town.
Where: Maria-Theresien Straße
When: 25th November 2014 - 6th January 2015
Opening Hours: Daily: 11:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m., 24th December: 11:00 a.m. - 03:00 p.m., 25th December: closed

The Christmas market at the Marktplatz will delight the entire family. The carousel, petting zoo and many other attractions will make children's eyes sparkle, whilst parents can browse through a range of beautiful gifts and savour all of the tasty regional specialities.
Where: Marktplatz
When: 15th November - 23rd December 2014
Opening Hours: Daily: 11:00 a.m. - 09:00 p.m.

Panorama Christmas Market on Hungerburg Hill
The new Hungerburgbahn funicular railway line promises to make your journey to the Panorama Christmas Market in Innsbruck a scenic adventure. Once at the top, you will not only be guaranteed breathtaking views of Innsbruck and its surroundings, but also plenty of culinary delights and a wide range of Christmas souvenirs.
Where: Hungerburg Hill
When: Fridays to Sundays, 21st November - 23rd December 2014
Opening Hours: 12:00 - 07:00 p.m.

Christmas Market on Wiltener Platz
Magical impressions and a variety of arts and crafts await you at this new market at Wiltener Platzl.
Where: Wiltener Platz
When: 24th November to 20th December 2014
Opening hours: Monday - Friday 04:00 - 08:00 p.m., Saturday 02:00 - 07:00 p.m.