World Heritage View on Mount Salzberg in Hallstatt in Austria - © Kraft

Salzwelten Salt Mines of Hallstatt

From early July to 09th of September 2023
The Bronze Age Explorer Map

Under the motto "Come with us into the world of Eri and Udlo", the Salt Worlds in Hallstatt are offering a free additional offer for all families during the Austrian summer holidays, i.e. from the beginning of July to 10th September 2023. Mum, dad and the kids can join Eri and Udlo on their way to the entrance of the oldest salt mine in the world to search for six chests. Whoever finds all six will receive a salty reward in the Salzwelten shop! You can also get more information about this family offer when you buy your ticket at the ticket office in the valley station. Just ask for it. Have fun!

Skywalk & Salt Mine
The Salzberg - a True Family Experience

The Salzberg in Hallstatt is one of the most popular excursion destinations during a visit to the World Heritage town. The funicular railway takes you effortlessly up to the high valley at 838 metres above sea level. The ride takes about 5 minutes. Once at the top, a mountain full of possibilities awaits you: Whether it is the Skywalk or a visit to the oldest salt mine in the world, a delicious meal in the old Rudolfsturm or a trip to see the archaeologists - you'll find the right leisure activities here. In addition, the high valley is also the starting point for numerous hikes. We have summarised an extensive range of offers for you below. We hope you enjoy browsing and look forward to your visit to the Hallstatt Salzberg.

More from Mount Salzberg in Hallstatt

A Winters walk to the Skywalk

Rudolfsturm (Rudolf’s Tower)

© Kraft | Der Rudolfsturm auf dem Salzberg bei einem Urlaub in Hallstatt.

Shop & Visitors center in Hallstatt

© Salzwelten | Besucherzentrum der Salzwelten bei einem Urlaub in Hallstatt im Salzkammergut.

“Skywalk“ of Hallstatt

© Kraft | Aussichtsplattform

Restaurant in the Rudolsturm in Hallstatt

 © Kraft | Restaurants in Hallstatt: Rudolfsturm im kulinarischen Salzkammergut

Themed tour ”Burial grounds“

Prehistoric Necropolis on the Salzberg

Guided tours & other events

Wed, May. 31, 2023 Salt mine (Salzwelten) Hallstatt, Salzbergstraße 1 Hallstatt

© Salzwelten AG

Mon, Jul. 3, 2023 10:00 — 16:00 Salzberg , Hallstatt

© Salzwelten | Holzstiege aus dem bronzezeitlichen Bergbau, Foto: NHM Wien, Abdruck honorarfrei

Tue, Jul. 4, 2023 10:00 Salzberg , Hallstatt

© Salzwelten AG | 'Prähistorische Expedition' durch die  Salzwelten Hallstatt

Mon, Aug. 14, 2023 10:00 — 17:00 Salzberg , Hallstatt

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Hotels and accommodation providers in Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau and Obertraun offer the ideal room or apartment for your holidays, no matter what your tastes. Aside from establishments rated according to the international "star" scale, you will also find around Lake Hallstatt in Austria businesses that have been awarded two to four "edelweiss". The more flowers, the greater comforts you can expect. Whether you eventually find your cozy nest in an elegant 5-star luxury hotel, at comfortable guesthouse, a family-friendly apartment, or on a traditional farm, the choice is always entirely up to you.