The Grossarl valley makes up a portion of the region called "Pongau" in the Austrian state of Salzburg. The fog-free altitude plus the quiet area and low traffic circulation make the towns of Grossarl and Huettschlag one-of-a-kind. The Salzburg Mountain Advent offers many events and attractions as well as an excellent Christmas market.
Arrival by car:
Arriving by car is very simple. Take the Tauern motorway (Tauernautobahn) A10 coming from Salzburg toward Villach and exit in Bischofshofen. Follow the main road (311, Pinzgauer Bundesstrasse) to
St. Johann in Pongau. Upon arrival in St. Johann, turn off the main road at the junction in direction Grossarl and follow this road to the town.
Or, simply put your home address into the route planner and this will calculate your individual route.
Arrival by train:
Take the train from the Salzburg Main Station to St. Johann im Pongau. Once you have arrived there, take the bus number 540 to Grossarl or Huettschlag in the Grossarl valley. You may ask your hotel for a written statement for reduced bus fare.
Arrival by plane:
You land at the Salzburg airport. There are many affordable airlines that fly to this airport. With a rental car, you can continue your journey by following the "arrival by car" directions. You
may also choose to continue by train or take a bus or taxi to the Grossarl valley.
Although it is quite a long journey, you will arrive in one of the most beautiful areas in Austria. Your destination offers you the wonderful Salzburg Mountain Advent in the Grossarl valley and many great hotels and restaurants. Reserve your room or table or make a non-binding inquiry for your winter holiday in Salzburg.
Good cheer and merryment - the advent event program in the Grossarl valley is diverse and exciting.
Find out about the great package deals that are available for your visit. These make your visit a cost-effecient experience.
Good cheer and Christmas spirit, that is how we describe the Salzburg Mountain Advent in the Grossarl valley.