Hallstatt is a small beautiful town with a mesmerizing lakes and picturesque and touristic views which is located near Salzburg in Austria. It is considered as one of the best places to be visited by tourists and due to its very old historical European culture it is considered it as the UNESCO world heritage site.
Also it is known as “the Pearl of Austria”, due to its attracted views of lakes, mountains and small traditional very beautiful villages with wooden cottages.
Its also famous of salt production with its historical mining factory located under its mountains.
The most attracted places in Hallstatt
The Hallstatt see (Hallstatt Lake)
The Hallstatt See is one of the most attracted lakes in the European Alps in, stunning mountain scenery in all seasons, as well as the beautiful lake make you feel quiet and peace. Many famous activities such as fishing, diving, biking, hiking and boating on the traditional boats including beautiful gardens with pretty flowers make your vacation full of interesting and joy.
Hallstatt’s old town Churches and main Square
The little market village of Hallstatt, is one of the most busy and beautiful places which is positioned on the center of Hallstatt old town. It is famous of its open air cafe’s and traditional houses and shops.
Hallstatt Salt mining factory
Hallstatt Salt mining factory located above the old town in Salzberg ( Salt Mountain ). It is could be reached by cable cars or traditional and funicular railway transportation.
The Five Fingers Sky Walk Platform
The 5 fingers the highest point in the sites mountains, it is one of the mesmerizing sites must be visited while visiting Hallstatt.
Dachstein Ice Caves and Mountain
Dachstein contains of a series of beautiful high mountains which is Popular all seasons, you could be interesting and enjoying hiking and skiing or if you are interested in photography you can take a wonderful clicks.
The mountains are also famous for the mesmerizing and hreathtaking Ice Caves, including the most famous Giant Ice Cave.
The Admont Abbey is a popular historical church with its beautiful park and classic designed fountain, and the most important is its very rich and Baroque decorated Library.
The World’s Heritage Museum
The World Heritage Museum is displaying the very rich history of all the town and the lake surrounded palaces over the past and present, from the earliest days to the current time.
St. Wolfgang A beautiful small town which is very famous for its health resorts and Spa located on the Wolfgang Lake.
It is also the main railway station for the area consists a rail route that runs up trough Schafberg Mountain.
This picturesque town with beautiful views contains of the River Traun’s consisting a very famous and popular Spa with saltwater for treatments and winter sports. It is a very important destination in all seasons .
The Altausseer See, a beautiful lake with amazing scenery and views makes you feel quiet and peace.