Christmas Market in Hallstatt 2017
Date: Fri, Dec. 8, 2017
Time: 11:00 — 19:00
Location: Hallstätter Marktplatz, 4830 Hallstatt
Info: Idyllic World Heritage Advent in the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut at yout winter holiday around Lake Hallstatt
The most silent and reflective time of year ...
Authentic customs, living trad7tions an6 a touch of romance can be experienced at the Hallstatt Christmas market on 8th December 2016 from 11:00 hrs - arranged by Hallstatt and Obertraun locals. Musical entertainment, arts and crafts, a winter wonderland, traditional delicacies, cookies, mulled wine and punch invite you to linger. The three-dimensional nativity scene - created by the woodworking school HTBLA Hallstatt - and a large illuminated Christmas tree convey the cosy atmosphere of the festive season.
All dog owners, who visit the stand of the Hirlatzer Trachtenverein and ask for “Ozzy” will be given a tasty Christmas dog biscuit for their four-legged best friend!
An incomparable Christmas trip to Hallstatt
Awaiting visitors are delicious Christmas cookies and spicy smoked fish from Lake Hallstatt. This is where locals and visitors from far away meet to enjoy the Christmas spirit. You can feel that the world is guest in Hallstatt! While strolling through the market, with its many stalls, you will find tasty Bratwurst sausages, imaginative Christmas decorations and handmade Christmas surprises. Warm up with a mug of mulled wine, punch or tea and get to know new friends. Enjoy the alpine flair in the Salzkammergut. An incomparable Christmas trip to Hallstatt!
Free parking for Christmas market
Hallstatt have a sweetener for all motorists planning to your visit to the Christmas market on the public holiday on 8th December 2017; free parking in both parking lots P1 (at the petrol station in the direction Obertraun) and P2 (at the valley station of the funicular to the salt mountain). This will save you having to search for small change and have more time for a romantic stroll through the Christmassy Hallstatt. We wish you a Merry Christmas!
Don't fancy the winter blues!
Who says that you have to always take a holiday in the summer? The UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut also has its charms in November, February or March. While it may be that some attractions are only open in high season, you will be able to enjoy the unique and endless peace. Two family-friendly thermal baths within a short drive away, cosily furnished apartments as well as inns & hotels for all budgets make for relaxing hours between mountains and lakes. A small but fine excursion program will complete your holiday, far from everyday hustle and bustle, with friendly hosts around Lake Hallstatt. See you in Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau and Obertraun.
Uncomplicated winter fun in the World Heritage
Do you long for unspoilt landscape, making your own tracks in the fresh powder snow with not a soul in sight? For those looking for a real adventure during their winter holiday in the Salzkammergut, then the special "Easy snowshoeing" on the Krippenstein, in Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt is just for you: Simple, straightforward and always the complete adventure! Without obligation, simply browse through the accommodation directory of the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region and enjoy the anticipation of a wonderful winter holiday.
Information at a glance
- Hallstatt Tourist Office
Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut / Tourismusverband Inneres Salzkammergut
Phone: +43 (0) 5 95095 30
January to April: Mon – Fri 8.30 - 17:00 hrs. / Sat. 9.00 - 13.00 hrs / Son & Holidays closed
May to June: Mon. – Fri. 8.30 - 17.00 hrs. / Sat, Sun & Holidays 9.00 - 15.00 hrs.
July to October: Mon. – Fri. 8.30 - 18.00 Uhr / 9.00 - 16.00 hrs.
November: Mon. – Fri. 8.30 - 17.00 hrs. / Sat, Son & Holidays cloased
December: Mon. – Fri. 8.30 - 17.00 hrs. / 8th, 25th and 26th of December 9.00 - 13.00 hrs