Saalbach and surrounding Areas


There is a variety of sightseeing around Saalbach Hinterglemm.

Whether culture, sports, going on a boat trip or other beautiful things worth seeing and experiencing: you get all the information for your stay here.

Salzburg offers many natural attractions, traditional arts and modern theme parks. In the mountains you will find fortresses, castles, crystal museums, a ski museum, waterfalls, lakes and much more. You will simply be amazed!

Saalbach-Hinterglemm is located in the Salzburger Land, from here you can reach the most beautiful sights in a short time. Here at Hotel Alpin Juwel we answer all your questions about prices, timetables and opening times etc.

Heritage House and Ski Museum in Saalbach
The heritage house featuring a knowledgeable guide informs you about the development of the town from a poor village to one of the most popular and best-known destinations in Austria.

Crystal Museum in Saalbach
Gemstones... an experience for the whole family. The most extensive private collection of precious stones with globally unique registered exhibits, shows thousands of gems.

Classic Car Museum in Kaprun
The car collection of the 50s and 70s within an area of 1000 sqm. currently there are over 150 exhibits.
Driving time: 25 minutes - distance: 25km

Hohensalzburg Fortress (distance: 120km)

Hohenwerfen Castle (distance: 80km)

Mauterndorf Castle (distance: approx 140km)

Ice Caves
The largest ice cave in the world. Experience the mountains in a different way, you see ice palaces that will cool you down even on hot summer days.
Driving time: 1 hour 15 minutes - distance: 80km

Salzburg Open-Air Museum
An experience with a lot of tradition. 60 original farms spanning 5 centuries of customs and traditions.
Driving time: 1 hour 15 minutes - distance: 80km

Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Take a special ride on Europe's most famous scenic road, you will pass through forests and flowering meadows and experience arctic conditions.
Driving time: 30 minutes - distance: ca 30km

Krimmler Waterfalls
The combination of water and water wonderland is unique, amazing and never seen before.
Driving time: 1 hour 15 minutes - distance: 75 km

Reservoir Kaprun
Experience how water is used as source for clean, renewable energy. Enjoy a hike to Fürther Mooralm (hut) and the magnificent view of the Glockner Group and the Holiday Region Hohe Tauern National Park.
Driving time: 55 minutes - distance: 40km

Salt World Salzburg / Bad Duerrenberg
Take the mine lorry into the deepest tunnels, experience a raft trip on the salt lake and enjoy a time journey into the history of Salzburg.
Driving time: 1 hour 40 minutes - distance: about 110km

Other attractions worth seeing in the vicinity of Saalbach Hinterglemm:

  • Swarovski Crystal World - Wattens
  • Animal theme park - Ferleiten
  • Kitzloch ravine - Taxenbach
  • Sigmund Thun ravine - Kaprun
  • Thermal bath in Kaprun
  • Salt mines - Hallein
  • Lamprechtshöhle (cave)
  • Mountain crystal museum - Saalbach
  • Rock thermal bath - Bad Gastein
  • Heritage castle Ritzen – Saalfelden
  • Nature museum– Salzburg
  • Zoo - Salzburg
  • Modern art museum – Salzburg
  • Theme park - Leogang