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Hallstatt 4830, Austria
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Adorable. Great views from the boat while crossing the lake from train station on the other side. Pay attention to train schedule & bus schedule if ur not staying overnight in hallstat.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hikmat B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayied at Hallstatt for almost 5 hours and i couldn't stop shooting photos of the lake. There is a point by walking through the village till the end where you can take even greater photos.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tragio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I hope for my Wife & I to travel here and stay for a month once we retire. We rented a car and drove here and this is one of the most out of the way secluded locations for which we have ever been in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank B2749NHdavidg
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Be there at sunrise or sunset too. The light is amazing and the town is full of flowers during the warmer months in the year. You can even go on boat trips around the lake or rent your own boat for some time too for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Sonja S
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Hallstatt gets about three months of show each winter, but the lake hasn't frozen over since 1981. See any beautiful swans? They've patrolled the lake like they own in since the 1860s, when Emperor Franz Josef and Empress Sisi - made this region their annual...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

The fairytale lake is waiting for a different story told by people that has different perception and view on the beauty shown there. They are going there to see the story and to feel the story. You can feel that from three parts of the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Gjorgje
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Great views of the lake and Dachstein Mountain from various spots. Village is interesting...dotted with little shops, cafes and restaurants along the main street. The funicular that takes you up to the salt mine is near the bus station. Just follow the little street next...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Josephine N
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

There were plenty of views to see beautiful lake. Even as a backdrop to the cemetery is great. It was great to see the lake as we hiked down from the top.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank travelwhere
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The lake was fantastic. The whole view with the mountains were amazing. Hallstatt is a magical tiny town that takes you back to your childhood! A must to see!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Magnificent views of surrounding mountain massifs, crystal clear water, a sunny day. What more can you want? Unforgettable, deep in my memory...

Date of experience: March 2018
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