Destinations for excursions

Time for culture: Take a walk through the picturesque oldtown of Salzburg, follow the footsteps of the old emperor in Bad Ischl or visit the historic site Hallstatt, which belongs to the earliest residential areas of mankind. Nestled in the wild mountain landscape this village offers you a lot of enjoyable excursions like a visit of the Dachstein Giant Ice Caves, the Mammoth Cave or a guided tour through the mine.

Here are some tips for excursions in our region. These destinations are always very popular for the young and old hearts. The central location of our house offers the possibility to visit Salzburg, Linz or the city of waltz Vienna in one day.

 

salzkammergut

 

Theme trails

On the traces of the Celts – visiting the „Keltenbaumweg“ you can experience the history of the Celts. You get a lot of information on clothing, food and style of living of the Celts – an experience for everybody. Families also can enjoy the Fairy-Tail Trail in Unterach, a combination of hiking and fairy-tail experience ... whether Mother Hulda, Snow White or Little Red Riding Hood – it’s an ideal excursion for children. And for lovers of culture there is the Artist Trail in Steinbach – on the traces of famous artists.

  • Keltenbaumweg - theme trail in the Attergau and Attersee for children, on the traces of the Celts.
  • Glass valley- experience the fascinating world of glass, the beauty of the nature and the history of a village
  • Fairy-Tail Trail Unterach - Famous fairy tale characters on the Fairy-Tail Trail Unterach.
  • Artist Trail Steinbach - Enjoy a pleasant walk on the traces of famous artists which lived in and visited Steinbach and Weißenbach.
  • Klimtweg & Klimtzentrum - Ideal for the whole family – the trail is also accessible to buggies. The painter Gustav Klimt was painting his famous landscape paintings on the shores of the Attersee and also spent a lot of time here. Visit the places where Gustav Klimt was painting his pictures in former times.
Themenwege am Attersee

 

Hiking

Enjoy the purity of nature around the Attersee – hiking trails for young and old offer a relaxing variety from the stressful daily routine. The magnificent surroundings provide nice hiking trails for all ages. Climb the Hochlecken, Schafberg or the Höllengebirge and enjoy a marvellous view over the Attersee. The region around the Attersee offers ideal conditions for extended hikes like the Attersee Westwanderweg - combined with a shipping on the Attersee. You can find more hiking trails here: Wanderwege am Attersee