Awaiting you in Hallein –
Holidays in Hallein – Bad Dürrnberg
Explore the beautifully preserved Old Town of Hallein, stroll from shop to shop, through the narrow lanes and across broad squares.
Allow yourself to be inspired by individually decorated shop windows, indulge in a diverse culinary world generations in the making. Perhaps, after first having treated yourself to a fragrant cup of coffee at one of the many small cafés next to picturesque fountains, you will allow yourself a brief pause to reflect and relish the moment. Keenly aware that the daily grind is now far, far away.
“The Dürrnberg – a green recreation area, always well worth a visit.”
Where there is so much to see
In the city or on the mountain. In nature or at the museum. Under open skies or behind historic walls: In Hallein and Bad Dürrnberg, numerous sightseeing attractions are just waiting for you to discover!
Watch ships float down the Salzach, explore the salt mines, marvel at the Museum of the Celts or enjoy sipping on golden “barley juice” at Hofbräu Kaltenhausen – what might we interest you in today? Regardless of whether you are into ancient history or the story behind Silent Night! Holy Night!, or if you prefer to enjoy the natural beauty of Hallein and Bad Dürrnberg up close: There is so much here to discover! For further information, please click here.
Exciting Experiences on the Dürrnberg
Set out on a personal mountain adventure. After arriving at the top of the Dürrnberg, first gaze out over the panorama of Hallein and the Salzach River Valley, then let the excitement begin.
Regardless of the season, there is always lots to experience on the Dürrnberg. In summer, zoom back down to the valley on Salzburg’s longest Alpine slide, or treat yourself to a well-earned timeout at the Truckenthannalm, the Zinkenstüberl or Egglgut after a full day of hiking.
Enjoy a fantastic winter day spent skiing, ski touring or snowtubing at the Zinken Lifts, or learn the right way to carve at the Dürrnberg Ski School. Holidays are the perfect time for outdoor activities.
Excursions, Beautiful Scenery & Memorable Adventures
Abandon the gray daily routine and head for the Tennengau. In Hallein/Bad Dürrnberg and many of the surrounding communities, the “to-do list” of possible excursions is as long as it is diverse. You can downshift a gear or two on the numerous hiking paths and pilgrimage ways, whereas you will get your much-needed adrenaline kicks from our many bike trails, rafting tours or, perhaps, a ride down the Flying Fox zipline. And whilst many winter guests, big and small, are drawn by the crunch of snow beneath their boots, others may well be enticed by a Whodunnit Tour of Hallein.
Exciting tours of Hallein are also offered with other themes: including “Hops and Malt” and “Silent and Night”. In and around Hallein/Bad Dürrnberg, you can also look forward to guided hikes through picture-book countryside. Whether as part of a group or independently, there is so much to discover: romantic waterfalls, scenic summits, crystal-clear lakes and mystical canyons. Slither down a slide into the cool, wet water or zoom down the mountainside on an innertube, trudge to the top of the mountain on skis or hurtle to the bottom on a toboggan: just a few of the possibilities in Tennengau, especially in Hallein/Bad Dürrnberg, for an unforgettable time. Whether city, country, mountain or river – here, it is always the perfect season for family excursions. More information is available right here.
Discover our top excursion destinations
For families, couples, friends and sports lovers, the diverse Tennengau region has many surprises in store. Here you will find our most beautiful excursion destinations to enjoy nature, water, culture and local traditions!
Overview of all communities
In Tennengau, our 14 idyllic communities greet you with folk-costume events and traditional festivals, culinary highlights, countless excursion destinations and a colorful spectrum of sporting and recreational opportunities for the whole family.