The most beautiful places of the Dachstein

What to see in the Dachstein mountains

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful places of the Dachstein
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The Dachstein is a small but very beautiful mountain range. The most popular place is of course the highest peak – Hoher Dachstein. However, you will also find other beautiful views, beautiful lakes, but also waterfalls and caves. Let's see what you definitely visit here

Hoher Dachstein

The most famous Austrian mountain

| Altitude: 2 995 m / 9 826 ft

The Hoher Dachstein (2,995 m above sea level) is the highest peak of the Dachstein mountain massif and the… continue reading

Hallstättersee Lake

Lake with Austria's most famous village

| Altitude: 508 m / 1 667 ft

Just to the north of the famous Dachstein limestone massif you will find the famous Hallstatt Lake. On its… continue reading

Prospect Five fingers

The most famous viewpoint in the Dachstein mountains

Altitude: 1 969 m / 6 460 ft

About less than a kilometer from the top of Krippenstein (2108 m) you will find the famous viewpoint 5… continue reading

Hunerkogel (2,687m)

Amazing view of the Low Tauern

Altitude: 2 645 m / 8 678 ft

Hunerkogel (2,687 m above sea level) is not only the peak in the Dachstein massif, but also the upper station… continue reading

Gosausee lake

The most beautiful lake at Dachstein

| Altitude: 921 m / 3 022 ft

To the north of the famous Dachstein peak is one of the most beautiful lakes of the Salzkammergut – Gosausee.… continue reading

Dachstein Ice Cave

The famous ice cave

Altitude: 1 399 m / 4 590 ft

The Dachstein Ice Cave, also known as the Giant Ice Cave, is one of the largest ice caves in Europe. Its… continue reading


The most famous village in Austria

| Altitude: 523 m / 1 716 ft

Hallstatt, situated between the mountains and the lake of the same name, belongs to the UNESCO World Heritage… continue reading

Ramsau am Dachstein

Beautiful valley below the Dachstein

Altitude: 1 127 m / 3 698 ft

South of the Dachstein massif, around the town of Ramsau am Dachstein, lies a beautiful flat valley… continue reading

Kaiserin Christina Stollen

Christina Salt Mine

Altitude: 969 m / 3 179 ft

The age of this mine is estimated at 7,000 years, when wooden stairs from the Bronze Age were discovered here… continue reading

Waldbachstrub Waterfall

Waterfalls on the river Waldbach above Hallstatt

Altitude: 794 m / 2 605 ft

Right next to the famous Hallstatt you will find the predatory river Waldbach flowing through a predatory… continue reading

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