Hallstatt - Home of the salt
The best way to discover more about the history of Hallstatt is from above. Where people over the centuries developed admirable technical ingenious methods of winning the precious salt that was required for conserving food. The route with a theme will help you discover how the people lived over the centuries and what it is that makes Hallstatt so unique. Lasting about an hour passing through the market square stopping numerous places of interest with 20 important points of interest sign posted. The charming little cafes and restaurants in the village offer a nice relaxing opportunity to rest and enjoy the specialities of the Salzkammer region making the journey though time even more enjoyable.