Best excursions in St Veit / Pongau
and its surroundings
Explore all aspects of the region
There are numerous sights in St Veit / Pongau and the surroundings of your 4-star Hotel Metzgerwirt that need to be explored.
The following suggested excursions for St Veit / Pongau tell you which places are worth your while and which locations
need to be stopped by!
One of the most beautiful excursions directly in St Veit / Pongau leads you to a restored 18th century farmhouse. The Seelackenmuseum gives you a profound insight into farm life in Pongau, beekeeping and the life of the famous writer Thomas Bernhard.
Also to be found in St Veit / Pongau, the copper mining museum Sunnpau with Matthiasstollen is 4,000 years old. Remains of an Early Bronze Age settlement dating back to 1850 BC were found during excavations.
The mine’s long history can still be felt.
A detour to St Johann / Pongau leads you to the largest walk-in gorge in the entire Alps.
The breathtaking natural and water spectacle of the gorge needs to be experienced.
Werfen is home to a different way of cooling-off at the largest ice caves in the world.
Each level can be thoroughly explored with a guide.
City of Salzburg
Culture, history and shopping – the regional capital of Salzburg is perfect for a day trip.
There’s something for everyone, ranging from a visit to the zoo with kids to visiting the Salzburg Festival.
Your hosts at the 4-star Hotel Metzgerwirt have many other ideas and suggestions in store for you. Discover these and other great destinations for excursions in St Veit / Pongau and its surroundings and send us your non-binding enquiry.