Frequently asked questions and further information
Christmas market Bad Hindelang
Where does the christmas market take place?
Sie finden den Weihnachtsmarkt in der Ortsmitte von Bad Hindelang, in der gesamten Marktstraße sowie rund um das Alte Schloss, Pfarrheim, Kurhaus und Bauernmarkt.
When is the Christ Child at the market?
Everyday from 4:30 p.m. the Christ Child visits our Christmas Events Market and is in the "Angels' Workshop" and "Heavenly Post Office". You will find the complete overview under menu button "Program" ».
Why do I have to pay admission to this market?
The Christmas Events Market in Bad Hindelang is not a typical Christmas Events Market with commercial booths but is a unique Christmas Events Market experience.
What is included in the admission price?
· All Shuttle busses and regular transfer busses from Bad Hindelang to Sonthofen, Hinterstein, Oberjoch and Wertach
· free parking spaces
· All open-air musical events and concerts at the town hall, the Türmchenmarkt and the Holzscheitendorf
· Children's Christmas in the Castle Courtyard (Villa Kunterbunt, Candlehouse, angels´workshop and heaven post office
· Events on childrens´ day: carousel, Christmas baking with Pippi Langstrumpf, childrens´ theater, Broadway Joe
The admission fee on Fridays and Sundays includes the big Christmas procession with 150 figures from the "Magic Fairytale World".
How much is the admission?
The current admission prices can be found in the menu under "Opening hours and admission" ».
Where can I get tickets for the Christmas Events Market?
Weekend tickets can be purchased in advance from the Tourist Information Bad Hindelang, from the Raiffeisenbank Kempten-Oberallgäu eG and Sparkasse Allgäu in Bad Hindelang. Day-tickets are available directly at the cashier booths at the entrances to the Christmas Events Market.
What is the price of the Christmas Tree Exhibition?
The Christmas tree exhibition in the Parish Hall is included in the admission price.
If I already have tickets for "Silent Night" or tickets for other special events, do I still have to pay admission to the Christmas Market?
Yes, for every special event there is admission fee for the christmas market to be paid. The tickets should be pre-ordered together with your event tickets to avoid complication and waiting periods at the entrance.
Are there any discounts for larger groups / bus parties?
Bus drivers and tour guides are free of charge.
Do disabled persons have free admission?
Yes, persons with 80% disability who show ID. Please present your disability ID at the cash office and the cashier can then let you in to the market without any problem.
When do sales begin for the tickets?
Pre-sale has already begun and tickets are available.
Where do I get tickets for the special events?
Tickets are available in advance at the Tourist Information Bad Hindelang, Unterer Buigenweg 2, 87541 Bad Hindelang, Phone +49 8324 892-511, Fax +49 8324 89210
Where can I find the dates for "Silent Night"?
Dates and times for our musical event "Silent Night" can be found here ».
Where do I get tickets for "Silent Night"?
You may purchase your tickets online: wwww.stille-nacht-weihnachtsoper.de
Infohotline: +49 8324 / 5139-993
Tickethotline: +49 8324 / 892-511
Maybe some tickets will be available at the box office – Tourist Information Bad Hindelang, Unterer Buigenweg 2, 87541 Bad Hindelang
Where can I park my car?
We strongly recommend using public transportation due to limited parking space! All parking places are well signed. From the parking lot to the Christmas Market there are shuttle buses free of charge which leave every 10 minutes.
How far is it on foot from/to the car park?
About 10-15 minutes on foot from the parking lot to the Christmas Market; the route is signed and also lit up at night.
Does the shuttle bus also go as far as Sonthofen and the surrounding area?
During the Christmas Market all public and shuttle busses reaching from Bad Hindelang to Sonthofen, Hinterstein, Oberjoch and Wertach are free of charge.
Where is the coach park?
The bus terminal at Bad Hindelang is only intended as a drop-off and collection point. The way is well signed. From here the Christmas Market is only a short walk away. The coaches will then be directed to the Coach Park by personnel of the Hindelang Fire Services Dept.
Accommodation / Guesthouses & Restaurants / Program outside the Market
Who can help me to find accommodation?
Free information on accommodation is available under www.badhindelang.de or by telephone from the Tourist Information Bad Hindelang, Tel. +49 8324 8920
Which restaurants are open in and around Bad Hindelang during the time of the Christmas Market?
The current list can be obtained from the Tourist Information Bad Hindelang, Tel. +49 8324 8920
What other activities can be organized apart from the Christmas Market program?
The Tourist Information Bad Hindelang will be pleased to let you have further information leaflets for your program, Tel. + 49 8324 8920
Where can I find public toilets and especially WCs for the disabled?
There are toilets (including toilets for the disabled) at the Bus Station and in the Kurhaus. Other public toilets are in the Parish Hall (town center).
Lost property office
Who can I contact if I have lost something or found something?
The staff of the Information Stand or in the Technical Center on the ground floor of the Town Hall. The Lost Property Office is on the first floor of the Town Hall, Tel. +49 8324 892241
Where shall I go if I need First Aid?
- Rescue Co-ordination Center Kempten,
Emergency Call 112
Transportation Tel. +49 831 19222
- Mountain Rescue Service Hindelang
at the booth in the castle courtyard parking area, near the carousel
- Technical Center
ground floor of the Town Hall - Information Stand or please speak with the staff in the booths
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