Happiness at the lake and mountain region
Relax into autumn - away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, into the peace and tranquillity of nature. Experience Austrian holiday tradition in the mountains of the Salzkammergut.
Emergence and revival
As the home of summer retreats and Schnürlregen, rich in salt, lush meadows and forests, blue-green lakes and original traditions, the Salzkammergut is a household name to many people. Each of its eight regions is a world of its own.
From the crystal-clear lakes local fish come fresh to the plate. Spicy and mild cheeses from cow, goat or sheep are produced by local farms or by the creameries of the region.
The Salzkammergut combines the advantages of summer like no other region. Over 76 lakes invite you to swim, the fantastic mountains are a paradise for outdoor sports enthusiasts. Numerous amazing places are waiting to be explored and various cultural highlights complete the adventure summer in the Salzkammergut!
CULTURE & TRADITION
CULTURE & TRADITION
The culture in the Salzkammergut is characterized by the connection between the present and the past. Immerse yourself in history, experience traditional customs and be inspired by the vibrant contemporary culture.
Active vacation between mountains and lakes
Joie de vivre. One word, many interpretations. Is it the jump into the crystal clear lake in the morning? The pause you make at the peak of the mountain and enjoy the indescribably beautiful view of the landscape? The moment when you put your poles in the snow and shortly afterwards you feel the powder snow flurry up? Immerse yourself in the varied landscape between mountains and lakes!
If you swap your horsepower for a bike battery, you will experience the Salzkammergut in a new and summery way.
The first long-distance hiking trail through the Salzkammergut measures 340 kilometres and is a string of dream trails. Everyone should hike at least one of the more than 40 tours during their summer holiday.
The element water can be enjoyed in many forms and variations in the Salzkammergut. The 76 Salzkammergut lakes invite you to feel good and get active. A quick dip in the water to cool down, an extensive day of swimming at the lake or more intensive swimming sessions? The Salzkammergut offers water fun for every taste.