Christmas Eve Dinner at Weikersdorf Castle from Vienna

Christmas Eve Dinner at Weikersdorf Castle from Vienna information and booking

from
$193
Duration
6 hours
Departs from
Tour departs from Central Vienna or centrally located Vienna hotels
Returns to
Returns to original departure point at midnight
Time of departure
6pm
Check prices & availability

Tour description provided by Viator

Enjoy a traditional Austrian Christmas Eve celebration with the whole family on this Christmas Eve tour from Vienna. At the Renaissance-era Weikersdorf Castle hotel in the breathtaking Austrian Alps, sit down to a lovely 4-course dinner with wine while listening to live Austrian music. Your winter wonderland experience ends with an unforgettable Christmas midnight mass at a nearby church.


Likely to Sell Out! Christmas Eve at Weikersdorf Castle from Vienna regularly sells out weeks in advance. Book ahead of time to avoid disappointment.

After pickup from your Vienna hotel, travel to the Renaissance-era Weikersdorf Castle hotel in Baden for your Christmas Eve celebration. As you approach Weikersdorf Castle, you'll be awed by the magnificent setting of the Vienna Woods, which are forested highlands that form the northeastern foothills of the Northern Limestone Alps.

When you arrive at Weikersdorf Castle, your guide will explain its history and point out the Renaissance architecture. Dating back to the 13th century, the castle was rebuilt in 1971 and is today used as part of the Vienna Woods Hotel.


Step inside the castle-like hotel and take your seat at the table to enjoy a delicious 4-course dinner of regional specialities. Your special Christmas Eve dinner is accompanied by live entertainment! Enjoy traditional Christmas music from zither players as you sip wine, enjoy your food, and soak up the festive, old-world atmosphere.

After dinner, take a short walk from Weikersdorf Castle to the Parish Church of St Christopher for a Christmas mass followed by a re-creation of the Nativity Scene -- the perfect ending to your Austrian Christmas experience.

Reminisce on your unique, unforgettable Christmas Eve experience at Weikersdorf Castle on the journey back to Vienna.

Sample Christmas Eve Dinner Menu

4-Course Meal:

  • Crab rolls on a grapefruit a ragout (appetizer)
  • Oxtail essence with ravioli
  • Christmas goose and red cabbage with apples and potato dumplings
  • Pyramid cake with chestnut mousse and a baked apple sauce
Drinks:
  • White wine (GrĂ¼ner Veltliner, Weingut Fritz Salomon)
  • Red wine (Blauer Zweigelt, Weingut Reinisch)
  • Coffee

** Please note that no vegetarian option is available **

What's included

  • Appetizer
  • 4-course dinner
  • 1/4 liter of wine per person
  • 1 coffee per person
  • Live music
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)