The Magic of Advent in Upper Austria, Linz and St. Florian
Departure: daily 23 November to 22. December 2018
Min. participants: 20, complimentary seats: 21/1
Linz’s baroque Hauptplatz is ablaze with festive lights during the Christkindlmarkt and tempts with traditional handicrafts and the aromas of Bratwurst, punch and Lebkuchen. Browse and taste, buy beautiful gifts for the holidays – a visit to one of Linz’s many Advent and Christmas markets makes the anticipation of Christmas even greater!
Includes the baroque St. Florian Priory which shines in seasonal splendour front of Linz’s city gates. There are also wonderful Christmas concerts on the mighty Bruckner Organ and by the St. Florian Boys’ Choir.
Day 1: Advent in Linz
Take a guided tour through the festively decorated city of Linz and then allow yourself to be spirited away by the wonderful ambience at the Christkindlmarkt on Hauptplatz or the Christmas market in the Volksgarten. With the voucher booklets for these markets, you can benefit from many discounts and offers.
Day 2: Advent in St. Florian
Trip to St. Florian. Welcome with hot spiced cider and Advent stollen at the priory. Then go on a tour of the library, the marble hall, the priory basilica and the vault.
OUR TIP: You can bake your own Linzer Torte in the kitchen of Konditorei Jindrak.
2-day programme includes
- 1x overnight/breakfast buffet in an elegant middle-class hotel in Linz
- pre-Christmas city tour
- Voucher booklet for the Christmas markets with discounts
- Admission and guided tour of the St. Florian Priory with hot spiced cider and Advent stollen.