The province of Salzburg: Culture & Customs a plenty
Austrian customs in the province of Salzburg in Austria
Culture and customs are of great significance in the Salzburg Sportwelt and Austria. Many fascinating cultural events and authentic Austrian traditions are found in this gorgeous holiday region in Austria. The best example is the weeks of the Austrian Harvest Festival in the province of Salzburg. Besides the traditional driving down of the cattle from the alpine pastures and guided alpine chalet hiking tours, there are innumerable events during the Harvest Festival in the Salzburg Sportwelt and the province of Salzburg. During the Austrian Advent time the Salzburg Sportwelt also shows its special and moving side. The Christmas markets in the province of Salzburg are original and authentic. After a romantic winter walk you can warm up from the inside with mulled wine or a hot “punsch” (a hot toddy type drink) at the traditional Advent Markets.
The eight holiday regions of Flachau, Wagrain, St.Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Kleinarl, Eben and Filzmoos are characterised by old farming traditions. Explore the roots of this tradition and visit the museums of local history in the province of Salzburg.
Variety for your active holidays – culture & customs of Salzburg province:
- Edelweißalrm farmhouse museum in Wagrain
- Salzburg Quill embroidery in Eben i. Pongau
- Harvest Festival in the Salzburg Sportwelt
- Karl Heinrich Wagger Residence in Wagrain
- Museum of local history: Bruderhaus in Altenmarkt-Zauchensee
- Advent and Christmas Markets in the Salzburg Sportwelt
- Local customs evenings in all eight holiday resorts
- Traditional Austrian celebrations
If you are not familiar with all the Austrian customs and traditions in the Salzburg Sportwelt, don’t be shy to ask the locals. The Salzburg people are well known for their cordial hospitality. Before long you will be sitting at the next Austrian tavern with the Austrian host and his regulars to chat about all the world and his wife.
If you have not booked accommodation for your varied cultural holidays in the Salzburg Sportwelt it might be time to send an online enquiry right away.