See the Vienna Christmas Markets with Big Bus Tours Vienna

Big Bus Tours Vienna is excited to be the official partner of Vienna's leading Christmas Markets. When you hop on a Big Bus Vienna bus tour, you'll get the opportunity to visit four of the most beautiful Christmas markets: Altes AKH, Maria Theresien Platz, Belvedere and Stephanplatz. These four Christmas Markets are easily accessible from our Big Bus stops, and on our walking tour.

Vienna's Christmas markets reflect a long tradition in Vienna, and they make the Advent Season even more special by allowing guests to enjoy nostalgic carousels, festive trains, and treats like sweet chestnuts and gingerbread. You'll also find winter warmers like Vienna's best punch and mulled wine variations, accompanied by traditional Viennese Christmas music.

Treat yourself to a Christmas with all the trimmings when you hop on with Big Bus Tours Vienna!

Special Offer: For a limited time, you'll receive a FREE glass of festive punch when you redeem your Premium Ticket.


List of Vienna Christmas Markets:

Altes AKH
University Campus - hop off at Big Bus Tours Stop #6 (Votivkirche)
The Altes AKH Christmas Market will be open between 17 November–23 December, 2018. Opening hours are as follows:

  • Monday: 2:00pm–10:00pm
  • Tuesday: 2:00pm–10:00pm
  • Wednesday: 11:00am–10:00pm
  • Thursday: 11:00am–10:00pm
  • Friday: 2:00pm–11:00pm
  • Saturday: 11:00am–11:00pm
  • Sunday: 11:00am–9:00pm


Maria–Theresien Platz
Maria Theresa Square. Hop off at Big Bus Tours Stop #1/#4 (Museums / Hoftburg)
The Maria–Theresien Platz Christmas Market will be open between 23 November–26 December, 2018. Opening hours are as follows:

  • Monday: 2:00pm–10:00pm
  • Tuesday: 2:00pm–10:00pm
  • Wednesday: 11:00am–10:00pm
  • Thursday: 2:00pm–11:00pm
  • Friday: 2:00pm–11:00pm
  • Saturday: 11:00am–11:00pm
  • Sunday: 11:00am–9:00pm

This year, Maria–Theresien Platz is introducing a brand-new New Year's Eve Village! Between 27-31 December, you can visit the New Year's Eve village between 11:00am - 7:00pm (6:00pm on December 31).



Schloss Belvedere
Belvedere Palace. Hop off at Big Bus Stop #7 (Augarten)
The Schloss Belvedere Christmas Market will be open between 23 November–26 December, 2018. Opening hours are as follows:

  • Monday: 11:00am–9:00pm
  • Tuesday: 11:00am–9:00pm
  • Wednesday: 11:00am–9:00pm
  • Thursday: 11:00am–9:00pm
  • Friday: 11:00am–9:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am–9:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am–9:00pm
  • Christmas Eve (24 December): 11:00am–4:00pm
  • Christmas Day (25 December) and Boxing Day (26 December): 11:00am–7:00pm


Stephansplatz
City Centre. You'll visit Stephansplatz during your Big Bus walking tour.
The Stephansplatz Christmas Market will be open between 16 November–26 December, 2018. Opening hours are as follows:

  • Daily: 11:00am–9:00pm
  • Christmas Eve (24 December): 11:00am–4:00pm
  • Christmas Day (25 December) and Boxing Day (26 December): 11:00am–7:00pm

For more information about the Christmas markets click on the banner below.