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Gaisberg, Salzburg

The Gaisberg is a peak in the Salzkammergut Mountains of the Northern Limestone Alps to the east of Salzburg.

The Gaisberg is a peak in the Salzkammergut Mountains of the Northern Limestone Alps to the east of Salzburg. A popular recreational area, it has a road as well as hiking trails to the summit at 1287 metres which offers incredible views of the valley, Salzkammergut, Berchtesgaden Alps, and upto Bavaria on a clear day. It also has the 100 metre tall TV signal transmitter for ORF Landesstudio Salzburg. Trails from the bus stops to the top can be covered in 1 to 3 hours. Alternately, you can take the Gaisberg Rundwanderweg - a 5 kilometre long circular hike around the mountain, or the Zistelrunde which stretches for 2.5 kilometres. Apart from hiking, it has facilities for skiing, mountain biking, and paragliding.


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About Gaisberg

 Gaisberg, 5026 Salzburg, Austria

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