Anthering lies at the gates to the City of Salzburg - allowing you to enjoy a vacation marked by both relaxed country living close to nature, as well as all those sights traditionally associated with the City of Mozart.
Salzburg - the City of Mozart
Downtown Salzburg just 9 km from Anthering
The City of Salzburg offers visitors all kinds of great sights, including its historic Old Town and cathedral, Hohensalzburg Fortress and Mozart's birthhouse. Spend a relaxing afternoon of shopping in the Getreidegasse or visit Palace Mirabell with its famous marble staircase. Hellbrunn Palace, with its zoo, is also a highlight for visitors.
Arrive in Eugendorf: 22km on the motorway, exit: Wallersee
Estate Aiderbichl was built in 2000 by Michael Aufhauser and is home to many animals that have been rescued from unfortunate circumstances. It is well known through visits by many famous dignitaries and world wide media attention. Estate Aiderbichl can be visited daily and offers guided tours and special attractions. More information on www.gutaiderbichl.at.
Environs of Salzburg City
Distance to Grödig: 25 km via the autobahn (A1/A10)
The region around Salzburg City also serves up some great times during your stay. The open-air museum in Grossgmain, the Pilgrimage Church of Maria Plain, the cable lift up to the Untersberg and the radio museum in Grödig, to name but a few
In Search of "Silent Night"
Distance to Oberndorf: 10 km via the Lamprechtshausen Highwaye
One of the most famous sights in the area around Salzburg - the "Silent Night Chapel" in Oberndorf - is well worth a visit and will leave you with lasting memories. Other popular attractions include the Franz Xaver Gruber Museum in Arnsdorf, and the Maria Bühel Pilgrimage Church.
Lakes Region and Alpine Foothills
Distance to the Salzburg Lakes Region: 10 km
Enjoy all kinds of water sports at the warmest swimming lakes in the Salzburger Land: lakes Obertrumer See, Mattsee and Wallersee. Or maybe you would prefer to discover the Alpine Foothills via its many historic hiking paths, or by bike along the Silent Night Route, the Salt & Lakes Tour, etc.
Excursions to the Salzkammergut
Distance: 50 km via the Wolfgangsee Highway
Visit Fuschl-am-See or take a boat ride from St. Gilgen to St. Wolfgang. The cog railway up to the Schafberg and the Imperial Villa in Bad Ischl are also unforgettable elements of any visit to the Salzkammergut.
Trips to neighboring Bavaria
Distance to Berchtesgaden: 40 km via the autobahn (A1/A10), taking the Salzburg Süd exit
Kehlsteinhaus, documentation of the Obersalzberg, Lake Königsee, Rossfeld Scenic Road
Salzburg's most beautiful excursions
Experience for yourself the Salzburger Land's top excursion destinations
Werfen's giant ice caves, the Bad Dürrnberg salt mine, Hohenwerfen Castle, the famous Grossglockner High-Alpine Road and so much more - all amongst the top excursion destinations that adorn the region surrounding Salzburg.