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.
Fun in the water at the Salzkammergut
In the middle of summer, the Salzkammergut with its more than 60 lakes offers ideal bathing opportunities. Whether a quick dip into the cool water, a day at one of the picturesque bathing lakes or stand up paddling - in the Salzkammergut it´s possible to enjoy the unique combination of lake and mountain scenery.
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.