Salzburg & Surroundings
Spend an unforgettable holiday in Salzburg and surroundings!
A visit to Salzburg and surroundings is an excellent idea at any time of a year. It’ s an ideal destination for a weekend trip or longer holidays. Salzburg and other smaller towns in the area are located in the Salzburg region, which is one of the most beautiful tourist regions in Austria.
Private accommodation in Salzburg and its surroundings is a guarantee for a successful family holiday, as it is the perfect choice for everyone. Apartments and holiday houses in Salzburg will allow you to get to know the city, which is still known today as the birthplace of Mozart. Anyone planning to visit the Salzbuerger Land should stop for a moment in Salzburg and get to know its most wonderful places. Holiday apartments in the center of Salzburg will allow you to easily get to such tourist attractions as Mozart’s birthplace, St. Peter’s Monastery in Salzburg, Hohensalzburg Fortress and Getreidegasse. Lovers of great architecture should not miss the Mirabell Palace and Gardens as well as the Palace and Waterpark Hellbrunn. These places are particularly beautiful in the summer and they are a frequent walking destination for tourists.
Numerous apartments and holiday houses in Salzburg and its surroundings should not keep you in one place. Private accommodation in the Salzburg area will be the ideal base to visit the most beautiful places. Numerous monuments, alpine peaks, historic salt mines and ice caves wait for tourists and can be easily reached by public transport or by car.
From your holiday apartment in Salzburg you can easily get to the Untersberg or Gaisberg hills, which are frequently visited by tourists, as well as the residents of Salzburg and its surroundings. A particularly popular attraction in this area is the cable car to Untersberg, which offers an amazing view of Salzburg and the surrounding area. A little further on is the town of Werfen, the intersection of many mountain roads, from which you can get to the largest ice caves in the world. Complicated labyrinths and rock passages are 42 km long and their popular name is World of the Ice Giants. 40 km from Salzburg there is an amazing Hohenwerfen Castle, which looks like it is sunk in the beautiful masses of Tennengebirge and Hagengebirge.
The name of Salzburg comes from the salt mines, which were characteristic for this area. In Hallein on the Dürrnberg mountain, there is a historic Salzwelten salt mine open to visitors, which shows how the “white gold” was mined over the years in Salzburg and surrounding areas. In addition to the salt mine, you can also see a reconstructed Celtic village of Keltendorf Salina, which has given you an insight into the lives of people who mined salt here more than 2000,000 years ago.
Towns near Salzburg
Mozart’s town of birth is a wonderful place, but holiday houses and apartments in the Salzburg area are also worth a visit. When visiting Salzburg, it is advisable to visit smaller towns, which hide inside them a true mountain spirit. Holiday homes and apartments in Guggenthal, Glasenbach, Koppl, Anif or Elsbethen are a great idea for summer holidays in Austria.
Austrian cuisine in Salzburg and surroundings
Salzburg and its surroundings are a great place to try traditional Austrian cuisine. Whilst visiting this wonderful region, it’ s not worth wasting your all time on cooking in your holiday home or apartment. Everyone who spends his or her holiday in Austria should try famous pastries such as germknödel or Viennese cheesecake. If you are a fan of dry flavors, you should not miss out on classic Austrian cuisine such as Wiener Schnitzel or Hut Essen. However, if you long for the daily flavours, you can always take advantage of the possibilities offered by apartments and holiday houses in the Salzburger Land and prepare something for yourself.
If you’re planning a holiday in Salzburg and surroundings, check out the range of amazing holiday houses and apartments in the Salzburg area. Among the numerous offers, everyone will find a perfect choice for themselves, so that they will spend an unforgettable holiday in Salzburg region.