Bad Goisern, set in a wide and fertile valley in Upper Austria that spreads luxuriously from Bad Ischl to Halstatt in the south, is the perfect setting for a business trip. Clear your head after work in this charismatic market town, which has reported discoveries dating back to the Stone Age, and today, is one of the nicest landscapes in the Salzkammergut resort area. Once called 'the monarchy's prettiest town', it has preserved its charm. A hotel in Bad Goisern is an ideal base for business travellers looking for a rustic Austrian sojourn.
Why should I visit Bad Goisern on my business trip?
Bad Goisern is an ideal destination year round. Summers are perfect for cycling and hiking, while winter brings the promise of sledging, tobogganing, snowboarding, ice climbing, and cross-country skiing. Bad Goisern hosts the Salzkammergut Mountain Bike Trophy, Austria's largest mountain bike event. Business travellers looking to unwind should absolutely take advantage of town's biking trails. Culture buffs will enjoy a visit to World Heritage Museum in Hallstatt, which traces Hallstatt’s history back to the Stone Ages.
Where do I find the big business events?
The closest international airport to Bad Goisern is the Salzburg Airport W.A. Mozart (SZG), 77 km away. Linz Airport (LNZ), 109km from Bad Goisern, also offers domestic and international flights. The Salzburg Exhibition & Congress Centre is where most of the region's important trade fairs and trade shows place. It is just an hour's drive from the centre of Bad Goisern.
What can I enjoy during my spare time around my Bad Goisern hotel?
A spa town several centuries ago, today, Bad Goisern is Austria's most famous market town. Don't miss the open farmer's markets, where you can sample the freshest meats, cheeses, and produce. Gourmets will enjoy the region's freshwater fish, sweet pastries, and lovely jams.
Venture out of your Bad Goisern hotel and outside the city centre, where a whole new world awaits, with crystal lakes, caves, mining towns, and spas. When in Hallstatt, make sure to visit the oldest salt mine in the world. Bad Goisern is a good base to explore Austria's UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut. A stroll through this majestic forested area is just what the business traveller needs to switch off from the big city.