Advent and Christmas market in Lech

Enchanting mountain village in festive splendour

Soft, fluttering snowflakes, traditional houses lit up, decorated chalets and the scent of festive treats. This is Advent in Lech. Be enchanted by the start of winter in the unique festive ambience in and around the Hotel Krone. This most tranquil time of the year in the chic mountain village of Lech is particularly atmospheric.

Christmas market in Lech

Christmas market with Christmas trees and mountain panorama
Lech Christmas market © Tourismus Lech Zuers

The traditional Christmas market that takes place on Advent weekends has become a key fixture in the Advent period. The businesses in Lech look after your corporeal needs and sell local specialities and traditional handcrafts. Christmas sounds ring out from musical ensembles, wind groups and choirs, providing a musical backdrop to the Advent market. A creative programme is in store for children. The camp fire exudes warmth and cosiness around which everyone can gather.

Lech's alphorn blowers and Advent wind music players Lech traditional band make their entrance at the Advent market and the festive wind music adds to the Advent magic.

Snowy splendour and glistening lights in Advent

Stroll through the illuminated streets, lined by decorated Christmas trees. Gaze in wonder at the artistic crafts and sample the delicious food, including hot chestnuts, punch and biscuits. It is easy to get chatting with locals and other guests at the welcoming stands and to enjoy the unique atmosphere in Lech am Arlberg.

As well as the Advent market there are other events that take place during the Advent period, like the Snow & Safety conference and the multi-media event 'Fantastic Gondolas' on Rüfiplatz.

Start winter in the Arlberg

Not really specifically alluded to, yet it is clear that the first weeks of the winter bring joy to the winter in the Arlberg, when the loveliest time of the year starts forwintersports enthusiasts. At last the pistes in the Arlberg can be tackled again and dreams of skiing and snowboarding can come to fruition.

Experience ski fun at the highest level along with the charm of the mountain village of Lech and its inhabitants. A magical ambience pervades in the town throughout Advent.