Sights in the wintertime

Your holiday in the Dachstein Salzkammergut region will be full of variety, guaranteed, since there are so many things to see in the four holiday resorts of Bad Goisern, Hallstatt, Gosau and Obertraun. If you have not booked accommodation for your next holidays, then you can send an online enquiry right here for hotelsholiday apartments, farm houses or holiday homes in the Dachstein Salzkammergut area.

A journey through time!

Hallstatt | Heritage Museum: Discover your own personal Hallstatt period on a journey through history - from the Stone Age to the present day in the World Heritage Museum Hallstatt. History does not get any more exciting - come with us! Open all the year round

» World Heritage Museum Hallstatt

Archaeological excavations

Archaeological finds from the Celtic and Roman times and the Middle Ages unearthed by chance in the cellar of the sport shop Janu, in the 300 square meter area can be viewed during shop opening times.

» Archaeological excavations

Visit Bad Goisern local craftsmen

Bad Goisern | combination of all things old and modern - eg the "Hand. Werk.Haus" and Neuwildenstein stately home, the Kirchengasse passageway and the lower Marktstrasse (market street).

» Visit Bad Goisern local craftsmen

Mountain of treasures

Altaussee | Salzwelten: The Altausee Salzwelten salt mines offers a mountain of treasures for the whole family and this all year round every Wednesday with a special evening tour starting at 19:00 hrs.

» Mountain of treasures

The Neuwildenstein Stately Home

Bad Goisern | Hand.Werk.Haus: Still not found any souvenirs from your vacation? Then why not take a look at Hand.Werk.Haus Goisern in the town's centre. Here you will find a large selection of unique handicrafts "Made in Salzkammergut" for all occasions.

» The Neuwildenstein Stately Home

Witness of the past

GosauStone and fossil grinding/exhibition: Fossilised creatures up to about one million years old are found in river beds and certain rock faces around Gosau

» Witness of the past

Welcome to Hallstatt’s market square

Hallstatt | Rendezvous market square: The market square is definitely one of the nicest places in Hallstatt. Here visitors will find cosy cafes, restaurants, a popular bar, hotels, and of course souvenirs.

» Market square in Hallstatt

Malerischer Marktplatz in Hallstatt

Imperial Villa

Bad Ischl | Over many decades and into the 20th century European history was made in the Kaiservilla and Bad Ischl became the shadow capital of the powerful Danube Monarchy.

» Imperial Villa

© STMG | Kaiservilla in Bad Ischl: Besuch in “Sissi Sommer Residenz“

Regional Museum in Bad Aussee

The Kammerhof (where the regional museum is located) is an important building of late Gothic architecture that was an official salt government seat until 1926.

» Regional Museum in Bad Aussee

Photo Museum in Bad Ischl

The Marble Palace, former tea room of Empress Elisabeth, now houses the Photo Museum of the Province of Upper Austria. Due to its location and architecture, this museum is regarded as one of the most charming in Austria.

» Photo Museum in Bad Ischl

Museum of Bad Ischl

Located inside the former “Salzfertiger” house at the Esplanade, it is where Emperor Franz Joseph announced his engagement to Elisabeth in Bavaria in 1853.

» Museum of Bad Ischl

© TVB Bad Ischl | Sehenswürdigkeiten in Bad Ischl: Das Museum der Stadt Bad Ischl bei einem Urlaub im salzkammergut.

Salzkammergut Museum of Nature Bad Ischl

The museum’s intention is to open the eyes of visitors to the beauty of nature. The diversity of local fauna can only be discovered with close attentio.

» Salzkammergut Museum of Nature Bad Ischl

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Tour of discovery through the snow

Winter hiking becomes a true nature experience in the remoteness of the snow-covered Dachstein Plateau, in the winter wonderland of the “Höhenloipe Predigstuhl” in Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt or in the beautiful deep snow covered landscape on the Zwieselalm in Gosau. Due to the impressive and inspiring, effect they have on all nature lovers, those who have ever strapped on the lightweight snow shoes, will never want to take them off again. Discover Snowshoeing during a winter holiday in the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region and let yourself be enchanted by the breathtaking natural scenery between mountains and lakes. We look forward to seeing you during a holiday in the snow - a very special kind of holiday.

Unvergesslicher Momente im Welterbe...

Accommodation

The nicest hotels, apartments, B&Bs, holiday homes and campsites, at a glance, for your stay in the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region. Booking rooms in Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau und Obertraun.

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Uncomplicated winter fun in the World Heritage

Do you long for unspoilt landscape, making your own tracks in the fresh powder snow with not a soul in sight? For those looking for a real adventure during their winter holiday in the Salzkammergut, then the special "Easy snowshoeing" on the Krippenstein, in Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt is just for you: Simple, straightforward and always the complete adventure! Without obligation, simply browse through the accommodation directory of the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region and enjoy the anticipation of a wonderful winter holiday.