Excursion destinations in the Salzburg regionThe Lammertal counts not only to din the most attractive landscapes Europe but can also with all kinds of excursion destinations and Tourist Attractions wait in the immediate vicinity. Located in the middle of the Salzburger Land, a multitude of popular excursion destinations opens up within an hour's drive. For your journey of discovery in the Salzburg region and beyond, we have lots of tips prepared. There is sure to be the right thing for you.
Salzburg, located in the heart of Europe, owes its fame all over the world to the incomparable magic of its urban appearance, the natural beauty of its surroundings and the
It is lucky that Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg in 1756.
You should definitely visit this city - also known as the "Florence of the Alps". Numerous sights await your visit and a stroll through the famous Getreidegasse past Mozart's birth place are essential.
The House of nature, the Sun, the Residence- and Mozartplatz, which Hohen Salzburg Fortress (The landmark of Salzburg is Europe's largest castle complex from the 11th century), the Hellbrunn Palace with its water features, the Hellbrunn Zoo and Mirabell Castle, the famous pilgrimage church Maria Plain on the Plainberg with a view of the city of Mozart and a bad weather tip Stiegl's world of brewing are just some of the many highlights.
The Postalm is the largest alpine pasture area in Austria.
One of the most common questions is about the name “Postalm”. When Bad Ischl was still the summer residence of the Austrian emperors, there was also an important post office with many stagecoaches and a large number of horses. In summer some of the horses were brought to the alpine pasture for summer recreation and so the name "Postalm" came about by itself. Today the entire area, which includes many alpine pastures such as Lienbachalm, Einbergalm, Wiesleralm, Thoralm, Pitschenbergalm etc. "Postalm" called. Many different hiking trails lead through the vast area of the Postalm. Managed huts invite tired hikers to a hearty snack with cheese and bacon and freshly milked milk.
The picturesque villages of Sankt Gilgen, Sankt Wolfgang and Strobl on Lake Wolfgang are always worth a trip. Already the ride over that Postalm to St. Wolfgang is an experience of nature. The market owes its name to St. Wolfgang, who sought refuge here more than 1000 years ago.
In St. Wolfgang, you can of course sit down on the lake terrace in the much-sung “White Horse Inn”, visit the Bacher Alter in the pilgrimage church, stroll through the romantic alleys, take a trip Boat trip on the Wolfgangsee over to the Mozart village St. Gilgen or with the historical one Schafbergbahn (Rack railway) to one of the most beautiful panoramic mountains in our country.
During Advent, the Wolfgangsee Advent celebrated. The over ten meter high floating lantern in the Wolfgangsee is the unique symbol of the Wolfgangsee Advent: a peace light lantern that invites you to pause, think and reflect.
Then you should definitely make a stop in Hallstatt insert.
Many call Hallstatt the most beautiful lake town in the world - a 4500 year old salt town, which is picturesquely situated on the steep slope of the lake shore. It is worth seeing Gothic parish church and Ossuary (Karner), that oldest salt mine in the world, a well-preserved Burial ground from 800-400 BC. (the finds gave the "Hallstatt Period" = older Stone Age their name) and during one shipping At Lake Hallstatt you can enjoy the world-famous “postcard view” of this wonderful UNESCO World Heritage site.
A detour to the idyllic location Gosau lake may arise on the way back over Gosau to Abtenau. The magnificent battlements of the high Dachstein are reflected in the clear mountain lake.
Dachstein ice cave in Obertraun
Great Salzkammergut 7 - lake trip
is the most popular excursion destination in the neighboring state of Styria Türlwandhütte is right on the Dachstein cable car at 1750 m above sea level. The ascent with the Dachstein Gletscherbahn is an experience - arrived at 2700 meters, immerse yourself in a sea of thousands of mountain peaks.
Ramsau - the romantic mountain village at the foot of the Dachstein
Schladming - a small mountain town on the Enns
The Styrian Lake Constance - a jewel in the middle of the Schladming-Dachstein region.