Shopping in Austria – the best shopping streets and markets
Austria has a lot to offer shopping enthusiasts. Whether traditional Austrian craftsmanship or shops of the hottest international designers, in Vienna and all over Austria you will find a variety of choice that invites you to stroll and shop.
The capital Vienna: a shopping metropolis
In addition to the city’s wide range of cultural and leisure activities, Vienna is also Austria’s number one shopping destination. In the city center around the Stephansplatz are mainly well-known designers. The Noble Streets Graben and Kohlmarkt are home to exclusive boutiques of Gucci, Burberry, Prada & Co. Jewelers and men’s outfitters can be found here in large numbers. Young and original, on the other hand, is on the Mariahilfer Straße and to. On the largest shopping street in Vienna and its numerous side streets are the shops of young Austrian designers, which are an exciting contrast to the large shops of well-known brands. If you are looking for extraordinary pieces, you should visit the flea market of the Viennese Naschmarkt. On rainy days, one of the many shopping centers offers shopping, for example the Donauzentrum in the north of the city.
Shopping in the Austrian provinces
Even away from Vienna, shopping in Austria is a great way to spend your time. The Designer Outlet Parndorf in Burgenland offers over 160 designer shops with unbeatable outlet prices. The capitals of the federal states also have shopping streets that are in no way inferior to those in Vienna. The most famous of these is certainly the Salzburg Getreidegasse. Shop in a unique atmosphere here in the historic houses near the birthplace of Mozart. Lovers of antiques and art will find in the impasse in Graz. Are you on holiday in Austria? Then do not miss one of the many farmers markets. In addition to culinary delights, craftsmanship that is close to home is often offered, such as hand-carved nativity scenes. And in every region you can find the traditional local dirndl.