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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
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“hier MUSS man gewesen sein. Ideale Kombination mit einem Besuch auf dem Krippenstein und anschließendem Restaurantbesuch im Gasthof Höllwirt oder einem Besuch im Strandbad Obertraun am Hallstätter See.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Austrian Restaurant
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“Great fine food and service. Here you can enjoy traditional Austrian dishes, but with a difference. Also lots of pasta and fish dishes. Good choice for vegatarians too.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Lodging
“Good traditional Austrian food with large portions. Eat where the locals eat. Closed Wednesdays.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Take the panorama funicular railway up the mountain to discover the mysterious attraction of this mystical area. At over 7,000 years old, is the oldest salt mine in the world!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Nature
“After a breath-taking ride up on the two cable cars, take the path to the Five Fingers (approx 20 - 30 minutes walk) for spectacular views of the Dachstein, Lake Hallstatt and surrounding area.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Lake
“Hallstatt is a beautiful village situated in the mountainous Salzkammergut region with houses that date back to the 16th centrury, cafes and shops. One can take in the spectacular scenery on a boat trip, visit the salt mines (one of the oldest in the world) and the skywalk viewing platform. Hallstatt is a firm favorite for all visitors”
  • 58 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Not only a Pizzeria, they also serve Austrian dishes and fish. Close to lake area. Also have a skittles alley. Closed Mondays.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Nature
“3 mins drive or 15 mins walk to base station. Ascend approx 1,500m in 2 cable cars up the Krippenstein mountain. Walk to Five Fingers viewing platform. Stunning views! A 'must see'!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Local supermarket now named Nah & Frisch. Open Mon-Fri 07:30 - 12:00, 15:00 - 18:00 (Sat 07:30 - 12:30)”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
“DACHSTEIN KRIPPENSTEIN: This is a worldwide known freeride area. (but still kind of an insider-tipp) But it offers also Austria´s longest downhill on-slope/piste with 11 km!! Also for "non-skiiers" Krippenstein is worth a visit in winter-time with it´s breathtaking view (and excellent food) ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The water-bearing Koppenbrüller Cave is located in the valley and can be accessed via a short walk from Landhaus Osborne, along a secure trail by the charming Koppentraun river.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Great place to enjoy a drink and/or snack. Located directly on Lake Hallstatt with views over to Hallstatt. Whether you visit during a day of water fun by the lake, or for a sundowner in the evening.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Nature
“The highest point in the local area at 2300m, the Five Fingers viewing platform is a must see! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Place to eat
“There is a large open area for sun loungers etc, toilet facilities, changing cubicles, a beach volleyball court, children's play area, barbecue area, water slides and refreshments. Free Admission!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Egyedülallo hangulatu salzkammerguti varoska az azonos nevü to partjan. Setaloutcajaban kezmüves boltok, elragado terecskek, hangulatos kavezok talalhatok. A varos fölött sziklaba vajt temetö, a hires csontkamraval, a temetö mellett ket gyönyörü templom talalhato. Az oromzatrol paratlan kilatas nyilik a tora es a varosra.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The 5fingers viewing platform offers an adrenaline rush at the highest level. This is probably the most spectacular viewing platform in the Alps and reaches out like a hand over the 400 m drop.”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Austrian Restaurant
“Great fine food and service. Here you can enjoy traditional Austrian dishes, but with a difference. Also lots of pasta and fish dishes. Good choice for vegatarians too.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Great place to enjoy a drink and/or snack. Located directly on Lake Hallstatt with views over to Hallstatt. Whether you visit during a day of water fun by the lake, or for a sundowner in the evening.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Hotel
  • 1 local recommends

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