Salzburg State & Surroundings
Salzburg as a destination can be a wonderful place to spend time at - even for weeks. However, most visitors find that the main attractions can be explored in one to three days.
In case that you are staying for a bit longer, it might be worth thinking about sights beyond the city. The scenic lakes of the Salzkammergut are nearby, and hikes in the Alps can be both soothing and exciting. This page of should present the editors′ choice of the best trips into the near surroundings of the Mozartstadt!
Introduction to the Salzburgerland Province
Travel Destinations of Salzburg State
Salzburg State (Overview) - City - Seenland (Lakes) - Salzkammergut - Salzburg Surroundings - Lammertal - Tennengebirge - Sportwelt - Obertauern - Lungau - Großarltal - Gasteinertal - Sonnenterrasse - Hochkönig - Zell am See / Kaprun - Skicircus Saalbach-Hinterglemm / Leogang - Salzburger Saalachtal - National Park Hohe Tauern
There are plenty of things to see in the immediate surroundings of Salzburg. Find information on them below or in our main article on "nearby destinations".
Fuschl & Lake Fuschlsee -
Schafbergbahn Cog Railway -Salzburg Lakes: Salzburger
Seenland - Maria Plain: Church of Pilgrimage
- Kleßheim Castle -
Liefering Parish Church -
Glasenbachklamm: Hiking among Fossils
- Hellbrunnerallee Rambling -
Mount Untersberg -
There are plenty of things to see in the wider area of Salzburg. Find information on them below or in our main article on "day-trips from Salzburg".
Lake Königssee -
Eagle′s Nest - Kehlsteinhaus
- Bad Gastein & Gasteinertal -
Kaprun Dams & Reservoir -
Burg Hohenwerfen Fortress -
Burg Mauterndorf -
Eisriesenwelt Ice Caves Werfen -
Hallein & the Salt Mines Adventure
- National Park Hohe
Tauern - Freilichtmuseum: Folklore Museum Großgmain
- Großglockner Hochalpenstraße:
The Roof of Austria - Salzburg Salt Mine Tour
- Silent Night Chapel Oberndorf
- Bad Reichenhall (Germany) -
Hiking in the Großarltal
There are plenty of things to see in areas within reach from Salzburg. Find information on destinations for stop-over stays or 2-day-trips from Salzburg below or in our main article on "further away destinations".