The Salzkammergut: Here I am human, free to be me
The Salzkammergut is home to “Sommerfrische” (an old German term for summer holidays) and drizzle; it is rich in salt, lush meadows and forests, crystal-clear lakes and old traditions. Thus, Austria’s “10th state” is well-known. Although each and every region is a world of its own, there is one thing all of the regions have in common: the beautiful landscape inviting you to hike up the mountains, dive into the lakes and simply enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of nature.
Autumn hiking in the Salzkammergut
The autumn. For many the most beautiful time of the year. It gets cooler, the colors of the leaves impress the eye and the fog in the morning creates a very special flair. As many facets of autumn bring, so different are the activities that you can experience in the Salzkammergut with all your senses. Especially hiking and walking in the Salzkammergut in autumn is a marvellous experience. Enjoy the fresh air and the breathtaking natural beauty of the Salzkammergut. During or after the hike, you can pamper your palate with culinary specialties from the Salzkammergut region.
Mountainbiking in the region
"Nothing compares to the simple joy of cycling."
The Salzkammergut is rich in culture and nature - and loved for its scenic diversity, which leaves the hiker from comfortable to exhausting all roads open. In the wide landscape around the large Voralpenen are pleasure hikers in their area.
From one lake to another in the Salzkammergut
May we introduce: Attersee, Fuschlsee, Mondsee & Wolfgangsee
The Salzkammergut is not only known for its mountains but also for its lakes. All in all, you can visit 67 lakes in this region. Long hike, others are
If you wonder why the Attersee, Fuschlsee, Mondsee and Wolfgangsee are so special – simply click on the picture below to find out more about it.
With the Salzkammergut Summer Card you save money: Discounts at many attractions in the Salzkammergut. Up to 25% discount on the over 120 most popular attractions, and free time offers in the Salzkammergut.