Old Salzburg traditions and customs in Mittersill
Events and destinations steeped in tradition
In and around Schloss Mittersill you will find that old traditions and customs are still alive and well. Some of our Salzburg traditions are about as old as the castle’s historical walls. Culture and customs play a very important role in the Pinzgau region. Various cultural events and folklore places can accompany your stay in a truly traditional ambience, accompanied by personal tips and suggestions from your host.
Harvest Festival in Salzburg
The harvest festival in our region is celebrated each year in fall with a variety of events in the province of Salzburg. Numerous festivities showcase lived traditions and rural culture in many ways. Experience farmers’ markets in the region surrounding Schloss Mittersill, Pinzgau’s Saalachtal, around Lofer, or at the popular "Rupertikirtag" in the old town of Salzburg. Austrian farm culture is displayed in a very diverse way, traditional dress always included.
Museums in Mittersill & surroundings
Numerous museums in the Pinzgau are available to visit - and it is more than just a bad weather alternative! The National Park Worlds in Mittersill will let you experience unique insights into the alpine world, while the Felberturmmuseum in Mittersill displays numerous exhibits of rural craftsmanship. The Heimatmuseum in Bramberg excites its guests with emerald treasures and the Krimml Worlds of Water are an adventure for the whole family. Schloss Mittersill is an ideal starting point for all these sights.
Combine unique moments in our castle with great hunting experiences, and the impressive landscape of the Hohe Tauern National Park. Surrounded by natural forests and lakes and numerous mountain peaks, your hunting trip will certainly be exciting - especially when you incorporate old Salzburg traditions. Working with an experienced local hunter will ensure your expectations are met. Book the entire castle exclusively for your hunting party and our staff and various amenities will be at your disposal. Of course, we will always do our utmost to make your stay with us unique, memorable, and beyond satisfactory from the relaxed arrival to the euphoric departure. Share your wishes as part of a holiday inquiry!
Fishing in Mittersill
Did you know that Mittersill is one of the main attractions for fishing enthusiasts in the province of Salzburg? There are eight lakes in the immediate vicinity and an excellent area of more than 100 km available for professionals and hobby fishing enthusiasts to enjoy their quiet favorite sport. You will find many different fish species in our mountain streams and the various bodies of water in our region.
Other events in the region
Of course, old customs and traditions in Salzburg are expressed in the form of many other events in and around Schloss Mittersill. Take a look at the highlights of the coming weeks and months near the hotel and experience old traditions in Salzburg, rustic trips to farms and exciting festivities throughout your vacation. There’s even a first look at advent and Christmas hidden here!