The Dachstein is one of the most interesting peaks in Austria. As northernmost alpine summit with nearly 3000 meters was for thousands of years magical attraction of all early cultures. With the salt finds in Hallstatt and a possible colonization there are numerous and ancient testimonies of these first settlers around the Dachstein. The mountain itself is a unique climbing paradise - not only from the outside, because inside he keeps his treasures ready. The ice and mammoth caves are among the most extensive cave labyrinths in Europe. From whichever side you approach the Dachstein, you will be enchanted by its unique scenic beauty. Also a reason to go on vacation.