Built among the mountains, Old Town serves as a huge archaeological site for very old salt mines, some of which are active to this day. Descend underground to see the salt lake and pay a visit to the prehistoric mummy of a miner frozen in salt. The village glows with baroque ornaments on colorful buildings--it sits alongside the lake and is ripe with cafes and restaurants. Put Old Town at the forefront of your travel plans using our Hallstatt trip itinerary planning tool.
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Been here the second time, last time was summer time and this was winter. Some disappointment that no snow on top of the roof of houses. But the view was still stunning!! more »
Wonderful town in the valley, one of nice history linked to the old salt mines and plenty of archeological findings. Wonderful view and nice restaurants with local food. more »
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