Salzburg Christmas Eve Tour to the Silent Night Chapel
Spend an unforgettable Christmas Eve in Salzburg on this tour to the Silent Night Chapel. From the city of Salzburg, travel through the breathtaking foothills of the Austrian Alps along the Salzach river valley to the town of Oberndorf, where you'll take part in a touching Christmas Mass at the historic Silent Night Chapel, a symbol of the beloved Christmas carol 'O Holy Night.'
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- Hotel pickup included
In the late afternoon on Christmas Eve, you'll be picked up from your Salzburg hotel and taken on a scenic drive through foothills of the Austrian Alps toward Oberndorf, where your Christmas Eve experience awaits.
Admire the dreamy winter wonderland scenery as your guide takes you along the Salzach river valley to Oberndorf, a small town in the state of Salzburg situated on the Salzach river. Here, hop out and walk to the Silent Night Chapel.
Your guide will explain the background of this historic 19th-century chapel, a visible symbol of the Christmas carol 'O Holy Night.' Every year during Christmas, thousands of visitors from around the world flock to the Silent Night Chapel for a touching, solemn Christmas Eve Mass sung in many languages.
Soak up the Christmas Eve atmosphere as you attend the Christmas Mass outside of the chapel. You'll be truly touched by this unifying experience as you sing Christmas carols with your fellow visitors and reflect on the Christmas celebration in the company of your family and friends.
At the end of the Christmas Mass, hop in the coach and relax on the drive back to the city of Salzburg.
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Silent Night, Holy Night-Christmas Eve Tour
- Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
- Professional guide
- Transport by climate-controlled coach
- Christmas Eve Mass in Oberndorf
- Hotel drop-off
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Reviewed by: Brent J, January 2013
Great way to spend Christmas Eve. The Chapel was beautiful and the service was something I will remember. Highly recommended!
Reviewed by: Peter B, United Kingdom, January 2010