Welcome to Advent in the city of Mozart!

Opening Hours 2023/2024:

The Salzburg Christmas market will be open again on Thursday, Nov. 23rd 2023 – Jan. 1st 2024

Those who visit Salzburg now not only enter a stage for countless cultural events, lovingly fostered tradition and living customs. And now one of the largest attractions during the Advent season has also opened its doors: Salzburg’s Christmas market, mentioned as far back as the 15th century, located at the foot of the Hohensalzburg fortress and around the venerable cathedral of Salzburg.

Come and visit Salzburg’s Christmas market! Experience the incredible old Austrian tradition and find the most wonderful Christmas presents for your loved ones at home!

What is where at Salzburg’s Christmas market?

The range of merchandise offered by the 95 exhibitors is divided into six sections which are color-coded:

Floral arrangements, Christmas decorations, candles, incense

The best accessories and decorating ideas for Advent and Christmas!

Food, drink

Christmas delicacies, hot and spicy specialties and other seasonal gourmet delights! Intellectually and wonderfully warming. Punch, mulled wine and co.!

Textiles, Natural products

Winter fashion for big and small as well as matching accessories made from natural materials – everything to wear. Also minerals and lots of beautiful and practical things.

Crafts, toys

Unique and tasteful ornamental objects and utensils by a master hand. Large selection of educational toys.

Sweets, coffee

Sweet temptations! These Christmas sweets and coffee and milk specialties are worth the sin!

This & That, jewelry

Jewelry in all price ranges and styles and glittery ornamental objects – the entire variety of Salzburg’s gold work!

Market booth directory

Orientation help at a glance! Follow the colors and find exactly what you are looking for! A market booth directory from the Salzburg Christmas market to print and take with you (in German)!


Detailed information on about 80 events at the Salzburg Christmas market can be found here (in German)!


Here’s how to get to Salzburg’s Christmas market!

Airplane – Motorway  – Train – Bus

Our Christ Child

The Christmas market has its own Christ Child! Find out more about the Salzburg Christ Child here!

Every Saturday at 5.30 pm she appears at the market.

Picture gallery

The best pictures of Salzburg’s Christmas market!


For inquiries, etc. you can contact us here!


Up-to-date news and interesting information about the Salzburg Christmas market for the media. (German)


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