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Old Town, Hallstatt

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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  • Hallstatt is just gorgeous, small traditional looking austrian village, perfect place to take good photo.  more »
  • We have drown from Czech. Hallstatt its a beautiful city to relax and spend weekend stretching bones by climbing hills. We had excelent time. Visited the Salt mines, smallest cemetery in Europe...  more »
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