Hallstatt in the Salzkammergut Lake District
An unforgettable day in one of the most beautiful areas of Austria.
From Salzburg our route takes us via Gosau (Dachstein view), Russbach and Abtenau directly to Hallstatt.
Because of the Extraordinary importance of the beautiful cultural landscape, Hallstatt was declared a World Heritage Site in 1997 by UNESCO.
Let the uniwue charm of this historic town bewitch you and take the opportunity to visit the famous "Beinhaus" (Charnel House) with the painted skulls.
After a sufficient time we continue to Bad Ischl which is still shaped by the time it was used as a summer residence by the imperial court under the Emperor Franz Josef.
In the afternoon we move on to St. Wolfgang where we visit the Michael Pache's gothic winged altar.
After this stop we board a boat to St. Gilgen, the birthplace of Mozart's mother. The return trip to Salzburg is via Fuschl and Hof.print page