Hallstatt Recommended Attractions

Hallstatt Recommended Attractions

First and foremost, Hallstatt and Altausee Salt mine is a place that can bring you back in time. Visiting the salt mine is one of the ways to turn back the clock. By October, you will see that it is autumny with its leaves in yellow, but you still can see the glorious splendor of mountains dropping into a pristine lake. You can have a great view from the mountain top of Hallstadt by taking the funicular, expect a magnificent view. Then take an underground tour and explore the history of the mi... [ read more ]

Renaissance Porch & Alpengarten Patscherkofel

Renaissance Porch & Alpengarten Patscherkofel

Patscherkofelbahn ©ethersong/flickr The place where Tirol's national hero, Andreas Hofer is buried is Hofkirche. It is a little cloister or enclosure yet a lovely Renaissance porch for relaxing, imagine a lofty Gothic nave with three aisles. You can find a gallery and small statues of the patron saints. Do watch out for that original wooden organ dated back to the year 1560 which is still functional today. Alpengarten Patscherkofel The Alpine Garden, Alpengarten Patscherkofel is a garden ... [ read more ]