Advent and Christmas traditions
Wild characters from alpine folklore get up to mischief in shaggy costumes – the Krampus are out and about. At the same time, Christmas lights sparkle at the charming Christmas markets throughout the city and in the villages around Innsbruck. The Three Kings go from house to house singing songs and the people of Innsbruck marvel at the lovingly crafted nativity scenes located throughout the region. Read on to learn all about the Christmas customs and traditions in the Innsbruck region.