Best Things To Do in Hallstatt, Austria

One of the most beautiful villages in Austria's mountainous Salzkammergut region, Hallstatt attracts travelers due to its picturesque allure and laid back vibe. There are a number of things to do in Hallstatt that can turn your trip into a memorable one. Ride on the Funicular that connects to Salzwelten, and offers you glimpses of an ancient salt mine, a subterranean Salt Lake and multimedia presentations on the village's mining history. Rudolf's Tower is another point from where you can enjoy sweeping views of the city and valleys around. Visit the market place and the city view point to see why this village is one of the most beautiful towns in the world. At museum Hallstatt, you can come across the history of Hallstatt for more than 7000 years. One of the most favorite things to do in Hallstatt is to visit the famous ice caves that are formed here due to perfect weather conditions. For adventure junkies, walking up on the skywalk lets them enjoy panoramic views of the whole village and the lake.

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Hallstatt

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    Funicular

    Tags: Safari, Entertainment, Tourist Center, Adventure

    Address: Salzbergstrasse 21 4830, Hallstatt, Austria.

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Funicular being a mechanical cable railway is a good way to see the whole city through a bird’s eye view and during the four to five minute journey it will take to an amazing height of 885 meter...Read more

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    Rudolf's Tower

    Tags: Tourist Center, Tower, Picnic Spot

    Address: Rudolfsturm Salzbergstraße 14830 Hallstatt, Austria.

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Rudolf’s Tower is another attraction that is way above the ground. Standing proudly at 855 meters the place offers an unbeaten look of the whole city. The tower, built in 1282, is named after an...Read more

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    Beinhaus En Michael's Chapel

    Tags: Church, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: The catholic parish church in Hallstatt Katholische Pfarre Hallstatt Kirchenweg 40 4830 Hallstatt Austria

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This gothic temple came into existence when there was no place in graveyards for the dead and no other place was accepted by the church. Beinhaus en Michael’s chapel or the great bone house attr...Read more

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    Hallstatt City View

    Tags: View Point, Restaurant, Tourist Center, Lake

    Address: Hallstatt, Austria 4830

    Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The city of Hallstatt is home to many tourists who come here to see the beautiful architecture and natural scenery that complements it. And hence the city and the market place near it becomes a very h...Read more

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    Dachstein Ice Caves And 5 Fingers

    Tags: Cave, Tourist Center, Picnic Spot, Nature

    Address: Hallstatt, Austria 4830

    Timings: 09:20 am - 04:00 pm Details

    There are not many places that can offer ice caves all year around. Hallstatt is one place where perfect conditions let you experience the splendour and grandeur of the ice caves all year round. Trekk...Read more

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    Skywalk Of Hallstatt

    Tags: View Point, Tourist Center, Adventure, Picnic Spot

    Address: Salzberg 1, 4830, Austria

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Skywalk of Hallstatt or the Hallstatt Viewing Platform is for those who just love adventures! Standing proudly at 350 meters, the skywalk lets its users a full panoramic view of the whole village and ...Read more

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    Bad Aussee Market Place

    Tags: Tourist Center, Market

    Address: Bad Aussee, Austria 8990

    Timings: 09:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    A must go to stop, is a small market place about seventeen kilometres from Hallstatt which is a very big part of the Hallstatt heritage. It has been the centre for trade and commerce in the area for a...Read more

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    Salt Mine Hallstatt Austria

    Tags: Mine, Tunnel

    Address: Salzbergstraße 21, 4830 Hallstatt, Austria

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Salz Welten is a Salt Mine in Hallstatt, Austria. Visitors can take a panorama funicular railway up to the mountain at Hallstatt. There is a path that heads to the tunnel mouth and there is a unique u...Read more

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    Pfarre Hallstatt Image
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    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Ay Kay

    Beautiful interior and surroundings. Serene and quiet.

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    Address: Salzberg 1, 4830 Hallstatt, Austria

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    Pritesh Birla

    A UNESCO site with breath taking views on the hill top. A must visit place for all nature lovers! This place provides the view of the pretty village of Hallstatt situated between two hills and on the ...

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    Welterbemuseum Hallstatt Image
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    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
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    Ota Satoshi R.

    We can learn ancient Hallstatt cultural life. and spend precious and interesting time.

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    Seehotel Gruner Baum Boutiquehotel Am Hallstattersee Image
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    Tags: Bar, Nightclub

    Address: Marktpl. 104, 4830 Hallstatt, Austria

    Google Reviews
    John Sutherland

    Noisey room, odours from kitchen below. Overpriced restaurant, ate there three times was sick twice. There is a table seating charge of 2.5 euro per person for lunch and dinner. The food is average, t...

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    Hotel Seewirt Zauner Image
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    Tags: Bar

    Address: Marktpl. 51, 4830 Hallstatt, Austria

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    Will DeVries

    Very nice, quirky rooms with updated bathrooms. We had a lovely view and balcony. The location cannot be beat in the heart of Hallstatt. The staff was very nice if somewhat scattered. The food was goo...

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  • Is diving possible in lake Hallstatt?

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    • Yes, Lake Hallstatt offers a great venue for diving and you can also attend a diving course nearby. 

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