Excursions And Day Trips In The Salzkammergut Region
Varied Summer Holidays In The Ausseerland
Altaussee lies in the heart of the Ausseerland and is therefore an ideal starting point for many day trips and excursions into the Salzkammergut Region, especially during summer.
A great alternative are the many day trips within the Salzkammergut. The highlights of day trips in and around the Salzkammergut have been listed for your below:
Destinations For Day Trips In The Salzkammergut
- The historic imperial town of Bad Ischl should not be missed:
stroll through the spa town of Bad Ischl the just like the former Austrian aristocracy did and enjoy the legendary Zaunerstollen at the fancy Konditorei Zauner Cafe. The Kathrin cable car will take you up the local town mountain: Mount Kathrin.
- The city of Salzburg:
even the drive to Salzburg is an experience. Choose the route along Lake Wolfgang and Lake Fuschl and reach the historic city of Salzburg nestled by the green shimmering Salzach River and all its beautiful sights. A must see: the Fortress Hohensalzburg, the St. Peter Church and the St. Peter Abbey, typical coffee houses break at Cafe Tomaselli. Tips for children: the Salzburg Zoo at Hellbrunn Park, the House of Nature and the museum of local history in Grossgmain.
- Hallstatt at Lake Hallstatt:
Spend a day in the former Celtic town of Hallstatt. Calm and mystic this historic town presents itself, visit the oldest salt mine of the world and admire the House of Bones.
- Salt Mines Altaussee:
a great all weather alternative for tall and small. Please enquire about the current opening times at reception of Hotel Seevilla.
- The World of Salt in Hallein and the historic town of Hallein:
a must see the Celtic village at the Durenberg mountain and the Celtic museum in Hallein.
- Lake Wolfgang:
Visit the pilgrims Church of St. Wolfgang and explore this beautiful Salzkammergut lake by boat: with the Lake Wolfgang Boat Company.
- A spectacular day trip in the Salzkammergut:
Discover the Dachstein Massif Ice Cave and the Mammut (mammoth) Cave near Obertraun/Hallstatt. With the cable car you can reach both destinations. Important: warm clothing even during summer. The five fingers platform at the Dachstein Massif is also well worth a breathtaking visit.
- The Benedictine Admont Monastery & Library and Castle Trautenfels, this cultural day trip will bring you to the largest and only recently renovated library in the world.
- The Eurotherme Spa in Bad Ischl and the in 2009 newly opened Grimming Therme Spa in Bad Mitterndorf invite you to spend leisurely hours in the thermal spring water. A great day trip in the Salzkammergut even on non-rainy days.
Day Trips In The Salzkammergut: A Welcome Change For Your Summer Holidays
If day trips in the Salzkammergut are essential for your summer holidays: Hotel Seevilla in Altaussee is an ideal starting point. Send a non-binding online booking enquiry to the team at Hotel Seevilla now and in return you will receive an attractive holiday offer from Austria right away.