The surroundings of Salzburg are not only popular due to its fascinating landscape, but also thanks to the varied cultural offers!
Image gallery: Salzburger Land
The region of Salzburg is located between Upper Austria, Styria, Carinthia, Tyrol and Bavaria. In the north and east this holiday area is bounded by the Dachstein mountain range and the Alps of Berchtesgaden. However, impressive mountains, lakes, rivers and hills, tradtional localities and a vast range of leisure time acitvities make the region of Salzburg a real holiday paradise.
Furthermore the region of Salzburg features some of the best-known skiing and hiking areas of the Alpine region, in between the Kitzbühel Alps and the majestic mountains of Hochkönig, Dachstein and Tauern. In the skiing areas in the region of Salzburg you can enjoy skiing in 23 skiing areas, all accessible via the Super Ski Card! The clear waters of Lake Fuschlsee reflect the northern Alps and the Hohe Tauern National Park boasts some of the most beautiful and unspoiled natural landscapes.
The city of Salzburg is one of the main social and economic centres in all of Austria. The cultural metropolis owes its world-wide reputation not only to the genius of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; also the festival plays and sites of interest in the inner city are of major importance.