Culture and traditions for just the two of you - our best tips for autumn!
When the days are getting shorter and the nature is preparing itself for the winter, the cultural life in Saalfelden Leogang is getting more and more diverse. In autumn you two have the choice: do you prefer to get to know the local customs and tradtions at the "Bauernherbst" events or do you like to visit contemporary art exhibitions at the house of arts Nexus in Saalfelden? History of art or culinary delights? Chose from the wide range of activities and simply enjoy your time as a couple. We have got the best tips for your autumn vacation.
It's all about art in the house of arts "Nexus"
Legendary clubbings, exciting jazz concerts, relaxing movie evenings and contemporary art exhibitions - there is always something going on in the house of arts Nexus in Saalfelden. It's worth having a look into the current program, maybe there is also something interessting for you.
Discover traditions at the "Bauernherbst" festival time
Have you ever witnessed the traditional event, where the cattle are being brought back from the Alpine pastures in autumn? Have you ever tried to eat a traditional dish from the Pinzgau region called "Bladl"? Autumn time is festival time, where a few festivals with traditional food, good drinks, customs, music and a diverse children's programs take place.
Discovering the legend of the "Müllerfuchs"
According to an old legend, a fox - the so-called "Müllerfuchs" - used to roam around between the villages of Lenzing and Euring, and so a fox's head has been set up as a memorial. It is the destination of an easy hike and definitely worth a visit. Moreover, the fence, which the fox's head is made of, is traditional craftsmanship. At night it is illuminated and you can even see it from the village of Leogang.
Products from the Pinzgau region: "Echt. Gsund. Guat"
Tasty cheese, spicy sausages, fresh vegetables and pure schnapps - the farmers here in the Pinzgau region know their roots, but on the other side they are innovative and creative. When shopping, keep in mind to look for the green seal of quality, which says "Echt.Gsund.Guad." It marks products from the region
Culinary delights and craftsmanship at the weekly market in Saalfelden
A market is simply something nice - strolling around, tasting, having a look at different things, shopping and much more. The market in Saalfelden takes place every Friday morning at the city hall square and offers the best regional specialities: cheese and Austrian "Bladl", selfmade handicrafts and nice souvenirs.
Saalfelden Leogang Card
With the Saalfelden Leogang Card you have got many advantages and benefit from numerous inclusive services and discounts. Included are for example free ascents and descents with the Asitzbahn cable car, free use of public transport and much more.