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Excursion destinations in the Salzburg region

The 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.
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As it used to be ... 60 original rural buildings from five centuries, charming cottage gardens, handicraft demonstrations and musical events guarantee an experience in the open air. Großgmain open-air museum

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.

The old imperial city Bad Ischl has a long history, decisively shaped by its time as the summer residence of the imperial court. For 60 years, Franz Josef came to summer every year with his "Sisi". A visit to the Imperial Villa and in the kuk Hofkonditorei Zauner belongs to every Ischl excursion.

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
Krippenstein

Great Salzkammergut 7 - lake trip 

The "Great Salzkammergut 7 Lakes Tour" takes you past the Hallstättersee - Orth Castle - Gmunden am Traunsee - Attersee - Mondsee - Wolfgangsee - Fuschlsee - Wiestal reservoir. The somewhat remote mountain lakes are also worth a visit - the Langbathseen in Ebensee, the Almsee in Grünau / Almtal or the Gleinkersee in Windischgarsten.
The holiday region Trumer Lakeland in the Salzburger Flachgau extends from the gates of the provincial capital Salzburg to the Salzburg Salzammergut. These include the Wallersee, Mattsee, Obertrumer See and Grabensee.
Silent Night Chapel in Oberndorf - a historical attraction for thousands of people from all over the world Schaudorf Schleedorf - with organic show dairy, show bakery, costume tailoring for dolls, village blacksmith
Good aiderbichl - the most famous farm in the Salzburg Alpine foothills in Henndorf.
The health resorts are nestled between the Dachstein, Loser and Totem Mountains Altaussee and Bad Aussee, as well as the holiday village Grundlsee in the "Styrian Salzkammergut". The largest flower festival in Austria, the Daffodil Festival, you should definitely visit once and one 3 ‑ lake tour at Grundlsee-Toplitzsee-Kammersee is on every excursion program. Also the Loser and the Tauplitzalm belong to the most attractive excursion destinations in the Styrian Salzkammergut. A walk around the Wasteland in the nature reserve of Pichl-Kainisch. The forest restaurant is idyllically located directly on the lake Kohlröserlhütte. A popular destination is the Blaa Alm in Altaussee in the middle of the beautiful Aussee mountains. 
The emerald green one Koenigssee lies between Watzmann, Jenner and Gotzenalm. The highlight at the Bavarian Königsee is one Boat trip to the pilgrimage church of St. Bartholomä with the "Echo vom Königsee", which echoes from the steep mountain slopes. Drive over it Rossfeld, make a stop in Berchtesgaden, a walk around the Hintersee, a stroll through the attractive pedestrian zone in Kurtstadt Bad Reichenhall and that is the highlight of every trip to Bavaria Eagle's Nest, the grandiose building on Obersalzberg. When exploring the majestic mountains of the Chiemgau Alps, a visit to the Cream puff countess not missing. Also a boat trip on the Chiemsee, over to the picturesque Fraueninsel and imposing ones Herreninsel you should not miss this.

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.

The most famous alpine road leads you into the heart of the Hohe Tauern National Park, to the highest mountain in Austria, the Großglockner (3798 m) and its glacier, the Pasterze.
Heiligenblut - the Glockner village with the gothic pilgrimage church and adjoining mountaineering cemetery.
Let's stay in Carinthia: the trip to the Nockberge is a lasting experience for every nature lover. The almost 35 kilometer long Nockalm Road opens up an area of ​​particular scenic charm in numerous gentle bends.
Europe's largest inclined elevator takes you to the Mooserboden reservoir. Experience the inner workings of a dam wall and enjoy the unique, wild landscape with a view of the glaciers of the rear Kaprun Valley in the Hohe Tauern National Park.
with a wonderful panorama of the gigantic mountain world, a view of over 30 three-thousand-meter peaks, including the Großglockner, Kitzsteinhorn and Großvenediger. Standing 3000 meters above things ... - on the Kitzsteinhorn
The largest waterfalls in Europe offer a unique natural spectacle in the Hohe Tauern National Park. After a visit to the WasserWunderWelt you will know a lot more about the Krimml Waterfalls.
The pilgrimage chapel, also known as the “Pinzgauer Dom”, is located at an altitude of 900 m in the middle of the Loferer Steinberge and is one of the most important pilgrimage sites in Salzburg.
One of the most beautiful excursion destinations in the Salzburg region. A fantastic panoramic road takes you to the high plateau, up to the Christl Alm.
A romantic one Valley with enchanting little lakes - framed by the almost 2000 meter high rock faces of the Tennen and Hagen Mountains.
The roaring Gollinger waterfall is a popular destination in Tennegau in the Torren district.
It is not without good reason that it is one of the most beautiful panoramic mountains in the Eastern Alps, because the summit offers a 360 ° panorama of almost 150 striking Alpine peaks.
at the Almsee is the unique Erlebnisalm in Filzmoos - in the middle of the Salzburger Land - in an impressive panoramic position below the mighty Bischofsmütze. 
at the foot of the Almond Walle in the Hochkönig region with the three mountain villages Maria AlmServed andMühlbach against the backdrop of the Stone Sea and the Hochkönig.
The legendary Klamm in St. Johann im Pongau. A fascinating natural spectacle.
in Bischofshofen, where the last competition of the four traditionally takes place on January 6thjumpstour is held.
With its clear water and surrounded by mountains is the Jägersee a popular destination.
is the largest ice cave on earth. A natural monument with bizarre ice sculptures made of stalactites and stalagmites, ice palaces of crystal clear beauty, as nature has created them. 
The 900 year old towers high above the Salzach Valley, between the Tennen and Hagen Mountains Hohenwerfen Fortress. An exciting guided tour of the castle with an exhibition of weapons, an exhibition on the history of the castle, a bird of prey flight show and knight's dinner in the castle tavern bring visitors closer to the adventurous Middle Ages in the Salzburg region. 
In the oldest Visitor mine of the world, you go into the more than 2.500-year history of salt, the "white gold" of earlier centuries, and follow in the footsteps of the Celts who have lived here since 400 BC. Mining salt. 

im Natural paradise at the foot of the Hohe Tauern National Park. Discover the three pearls of the Gastein Valley Bad Gastein with the world-famous Gastein waterfall, Bad Hofgastein located in the sunniest and widest part of the valley, and Dorfgastein, the northernmost place in the Gastein Valley.

The Riedingtal is located in Salzburg's Lungau, in the southernmost part of Salzburg. A nature park with numerous small mountain lakes, nestled between rugged cliffs and gentle alpine meadows. Even the journey via the popular winter sports resort Obertauern with a breathtaking view of the highest peaks of the Radstädter Tauern is an experience. And if you are already in Lungau, you should definitely make a detour to the idyllic location Prebersee (Pre-shooting) plan. 

Im Musistadl There is always something going on in the “Gutshof” in Flachau, the home town of ski star Hermann Maier. Morning pint, home evening or Showtime live bands ensure a good atmosphere.
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