Top day-trip destinations in the Salzburger Land region

Holidays with wow-factor at the Hochkönig

Follow the footsteps of bygone princes and monarchs, marvel at old architecture, learn more about Salzburg’s history, let your adrenaline kick in at lofty heights, enjoy the pleasures of nature – or are you up for something completely different? No problem, boredom does not stand a chance in the Salzburger Land either way!

Top day-trip destinations:

  1. Eisriesenwelt Werfen
  2. Salzwelten Hallein
  3. Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen
  4. Gut Aiderbichl
  5. Escape Games in Maria Alm
  6. Nationalpark Hohe Tauern in Mittersill
  7. Großglockner  High Alpine Road

Eisriesenwelt Werfen

The Eisriesenwelt Werfen welcomes you to the world’s largest ice cave. The entire cave system extends over a length of more than 42 km. The first part, about one kilometre long, is covered with impressive ice formations and is accessible to visitors. An experience guaranteed to give you goose bumps! 

Salzwelten Hallein

Adventure, fun, and mystical moments await visitors at the Hallein Salzwelten. In addition to information about the strenuous work of the miners, visitors of all ages can follow in the footsteps of the Celts, who mined salt here as early as 400 BC.

Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen

The 900-year-old Hohenwerfen fortress rests amidst exceptional natural scenery. As a former fortified castle, it towers high above the Salzburg Salzach Valley and offers a special experience both to fans of culture and adventure seekers.

Gut Aiderbichl

For those who prefer a little more action, the Aiderbichl estate is just right. After all, it’s not every day that you’re welcomed by a reception committee of mini pigs. The animal sanctuary in Henndorf near Salzburg is a paradise for animal lovers and even more so for its more than 1,000 rescued occupants.

Escape Games in Maria Alm

As exciting as Escape Rooms, only out and about – with the help of the latest Augmented Reality technology and iPads, you can explore the secrets of the Hochkönig region when taking part in the Escape Games.

Nationalpark Hohe Tauern in Mittersill

You simply cannot get closer to nature than in the impressive and beautiful Hohe Tauern National Park and in the National Park Centre in Mittersill.

Großglockner High Alpine Road

The unforgettable Großglockner High Alpine Road is recommended for all fans of road trips with a view. These highlights should not be missed when spending your holidays in the Salzburger Land region!