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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.

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

Christmas Market Old Town
Every Advent in the historic part of Innsbruck, in front of the famous Golden Roof and surrounded by beautifully preserved medieval facades, you will come across the Old Town Christmas Market. Strolling through the market you will find Christmas ornaments, handicrafts and other winter treats. Traditional dishes such as Kiachln and a mug of Glühwein (mulled wine) will keep you warm whilst mingling with the locals and 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 at the Maria-Theresien Straße Christmas Market. Modern Christmas designs and an exciting range of souvenirs supplement the traditional Christmas market offerings.
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 Family Christmas Market at Marktplatz
The Christmas Market at Marktplatz will delight the entire family. The carousel, petting zoo and many other attractions make children's eyes sparkle, whilst parents can browse a range of beautiful gifts and savour 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
The funicular railway line promises to make your journey to the Hungerburg Christmas Market 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
When: 21st November - 23rd December 2014
Opening Hours: Fri - Sun: 12:00 noon - 07:00 p.m.

For further information on Christmas Markets in Austria for UK visitors, please contact our Holiday Information Line:
Freephone: 00800 400 200 00 (calls from UK landlines / mobiles won't be charged)