Russbach is centrally located and an ideal starting point for numerous excursions. Within a radius of just a few kilometres you will discover a holiday world that has to be seen to be believed! Hallstatt, the 3,000-year-old World Heritage village, the festival city of Salzburg, the imperial town of Bad Ischl, breathtaking mountain lakes, ice caves, waterfalls and much more.

Salzburg - 60km
Enjoy the sights of the Mozart city Salzburg! Highlights of the city are the Salzburg Hellbrunn Palace with its fountains, Salzburg Zoo, the Mirabell Garden, the old town and Mozart's birth house and of course the fortress. Planning a fun-filled day in the city of Salzburg and experience the cultural treasures in the state capital.
Phone +43 662 88987-0
www.salzburg.info

St Wolfgang - 48km
Ride the steepest steam cog railway in Austria of St. Wolfgang on the “Schafberg. 1,190 meters and 5.85 km you overcome in 40 minutes. The “Schafberg” is the most beautiful vantage point in the Salzkammergut. Take a boat ride on Lake Wolfgang and visit the famous “Weißes Rössl” in St. Wolfgang.
Phone +43 6138 8003
www.wolfgangsee.salzkammergut.at

Ice caves Obertraun - 24km
Accompanied by experienced cave guides, you can get to know this magical underground world of Dachstein. The spectacular ice sculptures, breathtaking light effects and unique art installations are sure to captivate you. The youngest visitors can experience this magic in the Korah und der Höhlenbär children´s tour.
Phone +43 50 140
www.dachstein-salzkammergut.com

Bad Ischl - 32km
Bad Ischl is a charming imperial city and the cultural center of the Salzkammergut region. Be inspired and discover the most beautiful aspects of Bad Ischl. Visit the summer residence of "Franz and Sissi", take a walk on the Katrin, visit the Villa of operetta composer Franz Lehar, or relax in the spa resort.
Phone +43 6132/277570
badischl.salzkammergut.at

Burg Hohenwerfen - 43km
Visitors experience a high-altitude encounter with the past at Hohenwerfen Fortress, a castle dating back over 900 years. This tall, jutting rock, high above the Salzachtal valley floor, offers a gusty view of the surrounding mountains. The feathered hunters of the province’s falconry centre, the dashing weaponry, the museums and the dark corners all encourage visitors to investigate the mighty walls of the castle from within.
Phone +43 6468 7603
www.salzburg-burgen.at