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Christmas in Vienna

Charming Christmas markets are waiting for you in Austria

You can feel the first hints of Christmas in Vienna at the end of November. Enjoy Austrian specialities and gingerbread to get in the Christmas mood. Let the big and small Christmas markets of the Austrian capital enchant you with their unique flair. 

Tantalising scents 'as far as the nose can smell': roasted almonds, dried fruit, hot chestnuts and hot mulled wine are waiting for you - in front of the impressive backdrop of the Burgtheater and the City Hall.

Christmas in Vienna: Markets for Young and Old Guests Alike

In addition to the Christmas markets at the City Hall and Schönbrunn Palace, there are various other fantastic Christmas markets catering to every taste. Experience a wide range of offers and shopping opportunities such as handmade chocolates and wood cravings, while a visit from Santa Claus will make your trip to a Christmas market something very special during your Christmas in Vienna. Sparkling Christmas decorations, fragrant gingerbread houses and Christmas accessories guarantee a unique Christmas style among the stalls of the festive markets.

Christmas in Vienna: Christmas Villages Spirit you away into a Fairytale World

Especially worth seeing are the three Christmas villages at Maria Theresien-Platz, in front of Belvedere Palace and at the Altes AKH Hospital during your Christmas holiday in Vienna. Enjoy a fantastic programme of Christmas carols, Punch & Judy, programme of activities for children and various artisan displays. You should not miss the opportunity to experience this Christmas magic in person!

Spend your Christmas in Vienna, Austria, and indulge in fascinating trips to wonderful Christmas markets - get into the right mood for the most beautiful time of the year. Book your hotel room at one of five centrally located Schick Hotels in Vienna.

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