Mittersill National Park Worlds
Discover Hohe Tauern National Park through the eyes of an eagle
Breathtaking films in flight will lead you through the valleys and to the highlights of the largest national park in the Alps. The 3D movie theater will make the inconceivable understandable: the formation of the Alps and the “Tauern Window”. Or lie down between the cows on the meadows and enjoy the magic of alpine flowers in a marvelous slide show.
open year-round, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Nationalparkwelten Hohe Tauern
Gerlos Straße 18, 5730 Mittersill
Tel.: 0043 (0) 6562 40939
Additional information can be found at www.nationalparkzentrum.at
The mighty fortress high above the Salzachtal offering daily castle tours, bird of prey shows with the Salzburg State Falconer, Austria’s 1st Museum of Falconry, and a historic castle tavern.
beginning of April to the beginning of November
Burgstraße 2, 5450 Werfen
Tel.: 0043 (0) 6468 7603
Additional information can be found at www.salzburg-burgen.at
The small Museum of Nostalgia & Antiques in Maishofen
Here you will find information about this house containing antiques and old furniture. On an exhibition area of ca. 200 m², you will be treated to a real feast for the eyes. Objects from the rural world, used in daily life as well as part of a rich cultural legacy, presented in a rustic ambience. Here in a building first chronicled back in 1831, farmhouse items many generations old are brought back to life. Here with us, you will find practically everything, from curiosities to rarities.
Not only do you have the opportunity to purchase beautiful antique furniture or decorative items, you can also rent out many of these farmhouse objects as props for advertising spots, for film and television, theatre and musicals, trade shows and events. We are also more than happy to fulfill your special requests – simply write to us and let us know what you need. We will get back in touch with you without delay.
Visitors with a local Guest Card receive a 10% rebate on purchases.
Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tel.: 0043 664 413 13 25
Swarovski Crystal Worlds
Media artist André Heller designed 14 underground chambers of wonder for the Swarovski Crystal Worlds, which are dedicated to the varied, artistic interpretations of the theme “crystal”. The result is a cosmos of discoveries. It is a place that you will never experience the same way twice.
Additional information can be found at kristallwelten.swarovski.com
Pinzgau museum of local history at Schloss Ritzen
On an area of 1,200 m², you will find a mineral exhibit, finds dating back to early history, details about geology, hunting, religious folk art, and a collection of Nativity scenes, as well as interesting artifacts from rural life, folk costumes, handcrafts, farming, and local customs.
Closed March, April, November
Ritzenseestraße, 5760 Saalfelden
Tel.: 0043 (0) 6582 72759
Additional information can be found at www.museum-saalfelden.at
This drive leads along the Saalach into neighboring Bavaria and the most beautiful part of Bavaria’s Eastern Alps. During your stay in Berchtesgaden, you will have the opportunity to visit the world-famous salt mine and the Obersalzberg, including the Kehlsteinhaus (Eagle’s Nest). Slide into the heart of a subterranean salt mine!!!
City of Innsbruck
The Olympic city of Innsbruck is located in the midst of magnificent high-mountain landscapes on the Inn river, considered to be one of the Alps’ most beautiful cities, not only because of its countless attractions but also because of its picturesque surroundings. You can also visit Swarovski Crystal Worlds, co-designed by André Heller.
Hochkönig – Liechtensteinklamm gorge
Alongside the impressive “Steinernes Meer” limestone massif, this trip will take you on the Hochkönigstraße to St. Johann. Once there, you will be able to visit Liechtensteinklamm gorge, the most powerful natural phenomenon of its kind in our Alpine world. In terms of length, volume of water, narrowness, and imposing wildness, Liechtensteinklamm gorge knows no equal. We recommend a visit in any weather.
Boat ride on the Zeller See
Enjoy a magnificent cruise on the Zeller See. The view of the surrounding mountains from the lake will captivate you.