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All reviews fairy tale beautiful place under construction fairytale town market place souvenir shops small town electric boat take photos beautiful lake enjoy the view walk around old town salt mines fountain austria tourists
Go as early as possible or late in the evening. The area is very crowded with tourists although the restaurants and shops seem to accommodate them fairly easily . It’s a lovely place to visit and there are some interesting shops.
The Hallstat town square is small but very eye catching and live with all the hustle bustle of a tourist place.Me & my wife clicked several pics here as the ancient cottages around were a visual treat , their balconies & windows being so well...More
The town square is simply charming. The square with its fountain, surrounded by the beautiful flower-festooned buildings, each rising slightly higher as the make their way up the mountainside, while behind you ripples the cold waters of a mountain lake, creates its own magic!
We had found this beautiful village 30 years ago when it was quiet and virtually undiscovered, now it is a magnet for everyone visiting Austria and has become extremely busy. We stayed at Obertraun just around the lake and it is very quiet there and...More
When we visited the town there was a funeral taking place in the church. This provided for a different expereince and a little extra insight into Austrian life that we wern't expecting. It made our expereince at theCentral Square memorable and special.