Salzkammergut spans the federal states of , Salzburg, and . The Styrian part is also called Ausseerland. The Salzkammergut is one of the most beautiful holiday regions in Austria, with its name coming from its history as the premier spot for salt mining.

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The Hallein Salt Mine, also known as Salzbergwerk Dürrnberg, is an underground salt mine located in the Dürrnberg plateau above Hallein, Austria. Photo: Lokomotiv, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 2½ km south of Salzkammergut. Photo: Bwag, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 2 km southwest of Salzkammergut. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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