Information on Taxenbach

This article gives some facts and figures on Taxenbach, a municipality in the State of Salzburg, Austria. The first section contains some basic information on population, location and website. In our main article on the community, you will learn more about history, sightseeing attractions and things to do. For a short overview on why you might want to go there as a tourist, the second part of this article highlights the main things to do and see - in a way, the "main selling points" of the place and its wider area.

Facts & Figures: Taxenbach

Administrative district: Zell am See (ZE)
Total land surface: 88,24 square kilometres
Coordinates: 47 18' N, 12 58' O47.29166666666712.964166666667776
Coordinates: 47 17' 30? N, 12 57' 51? O
Altitude: 776 metres
Total population: 2.763
Population density: 31 residents per square kilometre
Postal area code (ZIP): 5660
Area code (phone): 06543
Municipality identification code: 5 06 22
NUTS-region: AT322
Contact details municipial administration:
Gemeindeamt Taxenbach
5660 Taxenbach
Official municipial website:
www.taxenbach.at

Things to Do in Taxenbach

Taxenbach is partly situated in the National Park Hohe Tauern and great for hiking (note the local gorge of Kitzlochklamm). During the winter season, small local ski lifts in Taxenbach are supplemented by major skiing areas in Saalbach-Hinterglemm and Dorfgastein, to which Taxenbach is connected via bus shuttles.

Links

Overview on all Municipalities of Salzburg Province

http://www.salzburgerland.com/
Official Website of Salzburg Province tourist information service

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