Traditional headdress for festive and holidays - the golden bonnet in Hallstatt. - © Kraft

Book tips and Games to the Salzkammergut

Buchtipps zum Salzkammergut

Reading material & fun for every weather!

Even in the age of digital cameras, smartphones and tablets, books are still as popular as ever! It's the tactile experience of holding something in your hand that fascinates millions of people around the world about books. A feeling of curiosity when you flick through page after page, when you immerse yourself in history and stories and forget the time. Books are the soul of the past. Whether as a souvenir of an unforgettable holiday in the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut, or as preparation for a trip to the Salzkammergut - books and games from the fjord-like Lake Hallstatt and the picturesque Gosau Valley are the ideal complement to the extensive number of themed tours through the history-steeped region at the foot of King Dachstein. And the best thing about it - a book also works completely without battery power. To give you a brief overview, we have compiled the most beautiful reading and illustrated books on the World Heritage region below. We hope you enjoy browsing through them.

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Hotels and accommodation providers in Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau and Obertraun offer the ideal room or apartment for your holidays, no matter what your tastes. Aside from establishments rated according to the international "star" scale, you will also find around Lake Hallstatt in Austria businesses that have been awarded two to four "edelweiss". The more flowers, the greater comforts you can expect. Whether you eventually find your cozy nest in an elegant 5-star luxury hotel, at comfortable guesthouse, a family-friendly apartment, or on a traditional farm, the choice is always entirely up to you.