Discover The Salzkammergut Austria

Along the Danube plain, the string of warm-water lakes forms the Salzkammergut (the Austrian Riviera), which is very appreciated for its beaches and breathtaking surroundings. Amongst the region's 80 lakes, go preferably to Mondsee to appreciate its pleasant holiday atmosphere. You can relax along its beaches or take up water sports. Before ending the day with a tasty dinner in one of its inns.

  • The Salzkammergut , Austria
    The Salzkammergut

    The Austrian Riviera is particularly esteemed for its 80 lakes and lush and breathtaking surroundings.

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  • The Salzkammergut , The village of Hallstatt at the edge of the l , Austria
    The village of Hallstatt at the edge of the l

    The village of Hallstatt, located at the edge of Hallstättersee lake, is one of the wonders of the Salzkammergut region.

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  • The Salzkammergut , The Salzkammergut Lake District , Austria
    The Salzkammergut Lake District

    The Salzkammergut tourist region is known for its alpine lakes, such as Lake Attersee and Wolfgangsee.

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  • The Salzkammergut , A hotbed of Austrian tourism , Austria
    A hotbed of Austrian tourism

    Salzkammergut has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997.

  • The Salzkammergut , A green space , Austria
    A green space

    The mostly mountainous region also has some plains. There are thus 3 types of landscapes depending on altitude: mountain pastures, the pre-alps and the Alps.

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  • The Salzkammergut , The incredible view from the top , Austria
    The incredible view from the top

    Surrounded by the Alps in the south and the west, the summits in the Salzkammergut Mountains include Peilstein (716 metres) and Leopoldsberg (425 metres).

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