Hallstatt is a small village situated on a lake of the same name. It is an excellent day trip destination from Salzburg and the beauty will not disappoint you.
There are multiple ways of getting to Hallstatt from Salzburg. The journey takes about an hour and a half and will requires some transfers. However, the natural beauty of the Austrian countryside will amaze and keep you entertained throughout the whole trip.
When you do get to the village, do not miss the chance of hiking up to the top of the cliff via the steps. Enjoy a view of the town and lake with the alps in the background. This is definitely a must-see place in Austria.