Program for bad weather
If it should rain...
Day trips to the surrounding area of Dachstein Salzkammergut are a fantastic alternative to the various sports activities at the holiday region. There are marvellous opportunities for bad weather programmes in Hallsattt, Gosau, Bad Goisern and Obertraun. In the case of bad weather, various day trip destinations beckon in the close vicinity of Dachstein Salzkammergut. There is much to discover – even if the weather is not at all perfect: excursions, museums, wellness spas, and many sights. Additionally, you can also stroll, shop, and indulge yourself.
The World Heritage museum of Hallstatt
How did the people of Hallstatt live in the past? How did they earn their crust? The answers to these and other questions will be provided on a journey through time of the extra class in the heart of Hallstatt. Open all year!
Hallstatt Charnel House
Hallstatt | With over 1200 skulls (more than 600 of which are painted and sorted by family), this small chapel is one of the most popular locations with visitors to Hallstatt.
Lehár Villa & Lehár Monument in Bad Ischl
Bad Ischl | Lehár enjoyed the seclusion of his villa on the Traun river in Bad Ischl and claimed that this was where „the best melodies come to me“.
The Landler museum
Bad Goisern | The Landler or Transylvanian Landler museum: Discover the traditions and history of the Landler in a rare exhibition.
The Neuwildenstein Stately Home
Bad Goisern | Hand.Werk.Haus: Still not found any souvenirs from your vacation? Then why not take a look at Hand.Werk.Haus Goisern in the town's centre. Here you will find a large selection of unique handicrafts "Made in Salzkammergut" for all occasions.
Dachstein Cave world
Gralsburg, Parzival- und König Artus-Dom: Hinter all den märchenhaften Namen verbergen sich faszinierende Gebilde aus Eis und Stein, die Sie bei einem Besuch der Eishöhle aus nächster Nähe bestaunen können. Closed in winter!
Regional Museum in Bad Aussee
The Kammerhof (where the regional museum is located) is an important building of late Gothic architecture that was an official salt government seat until 1926.
Archaeological excavations in Hallstatt
The sensational findings and centuries-old remains of settlements in the centre of Hallstatt made the "cellar full of history" a real spectator magnet. A must see!
The Anzeau open-air museum
Bad Goisern | The mill is part of a so-called pair-farm and typical for the Salzkammergut region. There are living quarters, a barn and adjacent old mill and lumber mill.
Climbing hall in Obertraun
For all beginners and advanced. Whatever the weather. With rope climbing walls, top rope areas, as well as boulder areas of the difficulty levels 3 to 10. Try it now.
Photo Museum in Bad Ischl
The Marble Palace, former tea room of Empress Elisabeth, now houses the Photo Museum of the Province of Upper Austria. Due to its location and architecture, this museum is regarded as one of the most charming in Austria.
Museum of Bad Ischl
Located inside the former “Salzfertiger” house at the Esplanade, it is where Emperor Franz Joseph announced his engagement to Elisabeth in Bavaria in 1853.
The Kaiser Villa in Bad Ischl
Bad Ischl | Kaiservilla: The most famous summer guest from Bad Ischl was the Kaiser Franz Joseph, who spent around sixty summers in the Imperial Villa surrounded by a large park.
Salzburg - Province of Salzburg
Art and culture in Salzburg. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sound of Music, the Salzburg festival.
Gosau indoor pool
Swim a few rounds in the warm water, or just paddle about - a pleasurable way to relax and enliven. Enjoy the spectacular view of the snowy Gosau ridge.
EurothermenResort Bad Ischl!
Bad Ischl | EurothermenResort Bad Ischl!: All under the same roof. A wellness centre offering Alambra, Yasumi Sauna with both indoor and outdoor saline pools.
Daffodils Bad Aussee - Solebad & Vitalresort
Bad Aussee | Narzissen Bad Aussee: The newly built, health, spa and wellness resort, is situated in the middle of Austria’s breathtaking mountain and lake district, the Salzkammergut area.
Active Vacations around Lake Hallstatt
With its world of breathtaking mountains around Lake Hallstatt, the area around also offers everything for a unique and unforgettable active vacation in the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut. Whether families, children or young adults, singles, groups or active vacationers – here everyone finds just what they've been looking for. The breadth of opportunities for your sports holiday in Hallstatt in Austria, combined with famous spas in Bad Aussee and Bad Ischl, makes designing an active and regenerating vacation child's play.
Date: Sat, Nov. 25, 2017
Ort: Salzwelten Hallstatt, 4830 Hallstatt
Feel the magic of bygone days and immerse yourself in a magical realm of glistening salt crystals, mysterious mine tunnels, where history comes alive.
Date: Sat, Apr. 28, 2018
Ort: Dachstein-Rieseneishöhle, Obertraun
A wonderful world of ice. Open daily from 28th April to 29th Ocrober 2018.
Date: Sat, Apr. 28, 2018
Ort: Koppenbrüllerhöhle, Obertraun
Daily! from 28th April to 30th September 2018. Every hour from 9:00 to 16:00 hrs. A popular excursion for all the family!
Hand in Hand: Culture and Sport
Thanks to its rich history and tradition, the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut offers a wide range of cultural and sports activities: Each year cycling enthusiasts from all over Europe are attracted to Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt, at the start of July for Salzkammergut Mountainbike Trophy, whereas the fans of tradition and customs eagerly await the "Gamsjagatagen" (Chamois Hunting Days) in August. But also the small traditional events and religious festivals such as the ceremonial procession of Corpus Christi or the incomparable World Heritage Advent in December have your very own personal charm and are among the most popular cultural events with guests from all over the world. Spend an exciting holiday among mountains and lakes with events and culture along with a lot of nature in the holiday region of Dachstein Salzkammergut. We look forward to your visit!