Christmas markets in the surrounding area:
Advent in Montagna
3th dicember 2017
A Christmas atmosphere of a special kind can be experienced at the Advent celebrations in Montagna on the first Sunday of Advent. Several places in this idyllic village offer crafts and many culinary delights.
Arcades Christmas in Egna
The historic centre of Egna also wears its annual Christmas clothing. Far from the hustle and bustle the village with its arcades offers an idyllic and traditional Advent. On Saturdays from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm visitors can admire a living nativity scene. There are also many nativities on display in the various shop windows. Horse-drawn carriage rides through the village, music bands, a stall with hot drinks and stalls offering various foods complete the offer.
Opening hours of Christmas in the arcades of Egna |
Saturday to Sunday: 4 pm – 7 pm More information
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Glorious Advent magic in Salorno
Discover a special Christmas magic in the historic village centre of Salorno. During the weekends of Advent visitors can experience a unique atmosphere at the foot of the Castello di Salorno. Local delicacies, a festive programme of Christmas readings, creative workshops, exhibitions and concerts bring a shine to the eyes of young and not so young visitors.
Bolzano Christmas market
from 22nd November 2018 to 6th January 2019
Bolzano Christmas market is the oldest Christmas market in South Tyrol. Since 1991 it has brought a wonderful Christmassy atmosphere to the capital of the Province. From 22nd November to 6th January the lovingly designed huts on the Piazza Walther invite visitors to shop: for hand-made Christmas decorations and hand-painted Christmas baubles, Advent wreaths, wood carvings and straw stars. Here, you find everything you need for your Christmas celebrations at home and are tempted to South Tyrolean delicacies.
Opening hours Bolzano Christmas market 2018 |
Monday to Sunday: 10 am – 7 pm
December: 10 am – 2 pm
December: 10 am – 6 pm
January: noon – 7 pm More information
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Alpine Advent Val Sarentino
from 25th November to 24th December 2017
According to an ancient Christmas tradition, on the weekends in Advent and on 7 and 8 December, the lantern village of Sarentino revives almost forgotten crafts: elaborate quill embroidery, wood turning displays and wood carving. Hand knitted cardigans such as the “Sarna Janggar” from pure lamb’s wool or the “Toppar”, slippers made from felt, represent living tradition. A further special feature: Val Sarentino is one of the last places celebrating the ancient custom of “klöckeln”.
Opening hours Alpine Advent Val Sarentino |
Saturday to Sunday: 10 am – 7 pm
December: 10 am – 7 pm
December: 10 am – 1 pm More information
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Christmas market Trento
from 18 November 2017 to 6 January 2018
There has been a Christmas market in Trento for over 20 years. On the exhibition ground and the Piazza Cesare Battisti 90 exhibitors offer handicrafts, Christmas tree decorations, gift ideas and delicacies. A highlight of the Christmas market is the culinary theme “I sapori del mercatino”, offering Trentino delicacies such as wine, sausages and cold meats, sweet treats, schnapps and more.
Bressanone Christmas market
from 24 November 2017 to 6 January 2018
Enjoy sociable hours on the Piazza Duomo during Advent in the cathedral town of Bressanone. Bressanone also offers solemn Rorate masses in the Cathedral. Since 2015 the light and music show “Soliman’s Dream” has been a further fascinating attraction for visitors.
Merano Christmas market
from 24 November 2017 to 6 January 2018
In Merano the Christmas stalls are put up along the romantic Passeggiata Lungopassirio. Let the aroma of Lebkuchen ginger cakes and mulled wine, traditional handicrafts, South Tyrolean delicacies and fantastic gift ideas enchant you.
Mountain Christmas Innsbruck
from 15 November 2017 to 6 January 2018
From the Golden Roof, the market square, the Maria Theresienstrasse in the historic centre and up to the Hungerburg in the mountains at 2,000 m you enjoy Alpine flair and a Christmas atmosphere.