Responsible for Content

Salzwelten GmbH

Salzbergstraße 21
A-4830 Hallstatt

Tel.: +43 (0) 6132 200 24 00
Fax: +43 (0) 6132 200 44 00


Commercial Registry No. FN 55025w
Commercial Jurisdiction: Landesgericht Wels
Competent Authority per eCommerce Act: Bezirkshauptmannschaft Gmunden
UID No. ATU 36919108

Information disclosure in compliance with § 5 par. 1 eCommerce Act (link to Austrian Chamber of Commerce)

Copyright, Design and Technical Realization

CONECTO Business Communication GmbH
Advertising | Internet | IT Services
| September 2017

Photo Credits

Salzwelten GmbH, Salinen Austria AG, eigenart Werbeagentur, Studio Weissbacher, Kurt Pinter, Foto Sulzer, Bundesdenkmalamt Wien, Torsten Kraft, Streiflichter, fotolia,, Viertbauer, Peter Podpera, Alpenpost/Seiberl, Kossmann Fotografie, Petschenig, Foto Reiter, Mirja Geh Photography

Privacy Policy & Liability Disclaimer

We care about the security of data. We only use them emarked and only pass them on to our partners, if they contribute to the fullfillment of purpose regarding our specific assingment. According to the EU-General-Dataprotection regulation (LINK) and according to the Federal Law 2017/120 of the Republic of Austria starting 25.5.2018 users have the right to obtain free information on request about all stored personal data. In addition each customer or user is allowed to ajust incorrect data, block, or delete his personal data. The only exception is that we have the legal obligation to preserve business or reporting records.

Cookie Guidelines

Cookies are required for the unrestricted use of this website. Some of these cookies require your expressed permission. Please consent to the use of cookies in order to be able to make use of this website's complte functionality. Detailed information about the use of cookies on this website can be found by clicking on "more information".
What privacy rules apply to cookies?
If cookies can establish a connection to specific persons, such as by email address, user name, IP address etc., the website operator must comply with data privacy laws. Furthermore, cookies must also comply with the privacy provisions of the Austrian Telecommunication Act ("TKG", § 96 par. 3 TKG).


The content of this website is protected by copyright. Publication of the content and photographic materials of this website on other websites is only permitted with the expressed permission of this site's editorial staff. The information presented on this website is correct to the best of our knowledge and has been compiled with the greatest possible attention to accuracy. Nonetheless, factual and/or contextual errors cannot be excluded completely. We assume no guarantee or liability for the correctness, topicality or comprehensiveness of the information presented. All data has been included without warranty, expressed or implied. This also applies to links to other URLs which are cited on our website.

Liability Disclaimer

1. Online Content
The author accepts no responsibility for the topicality, accuracy, completeness or quality of the information supplied. Liability claims against the author based on damages of material or emotional nature, caused by the use or non-use of information presented, or through the use of erroneous or incomplete information, are fundamentally excluded, in so far as the author is not guilty of any demonstrably willful or gross negligence. All information presented is subject to change and is non-binding. The author expressly reserves the right to change, supplement, delete, or shut down portions of the site without notice, or to close down this publication in its entirety either temporarily or permanently.

2. References and Links

With regards to direct or indirect references to external Internet sites ("links") which are themselves outside the field of responsibility of the author, liability for illegal content will only then be assumed if the author has knowledge of the content of those sites and it is technically feasible and reasonable for the author to prevent usage of said sites. The author hereby expressly declares that, at the time links were installed on this site, no illegal content was apparent on the targeted sites. This declaration applies to all links placed within its own Internet site, as well as to entries in mailing lists created by the author and to comments in the photo gallery. Sole liability for illegal, erroneous or incomplete content, and particularly for damages which might by caused by use or non-use of any such information supplied, is borne by the provider of the target site, and not by the provider who included a link to that particular site.

3. Copyright and Trademarking
The author makes every effort in all publications to respect copyright on all graphics, audio files, video clips and texts, and to make use of self-created graphics, audio files, video clips and texts, or to avail himself of non-licensed graphics, audio files, video clips and texts. All those brand names and trademarks cited in the author's Internet platform, some of which are, on occasion, protected by third parties, are subject without restriction to applicable copyright laws and the proprietary rights of the registered owners. The conclusion should not be drawn from their mere naming, that trademarks are not protected by third-party rights. Copyrights for those objects published and created by the author himself, remain solely with the author. Duplication or use of such graphics, audio documents, video clips and texts in other electronic or print publications, is not permitted, except with the expressed permission of the author.

4. Privacy Policy

Insofar as the website provides the opportunity to enter personal or business information (e-mail addresses, names, addresses), the user does so on an expressly voluntary basis. The user may avail himself and/or pay for all proffered services – insofar as it is technically possibly or feasible – without having to enter such information or by providing anonymous data or a pseudonym.

5. Legal Force of this Liability Disclaimer

This liability disclaimer is to be regarded as part of those Internet pages from which it was referenced. In so far as portions or isolated formulations of the text do not, no longer or incompletely reflect applicable law, the content and validity of the remaining portions of the document remain unaffected.

6. Use of External Services

Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider.

Google may potentially share this information with third-parties, insofar as this is legally permissibly and/or said third-parties or processing the information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using our website, you declare your agreement with the data collected by Google being processed in the way, and for the purposes as described above.

Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under:

Use of Facebook Plugins
This website uses plugins from the social network, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook").

If you open pages on our website which feature such a plugin, a connection between the Facebook servers and your browser will automatically be established. This in turn transmits data to the Facebook serves as to which of our webpages you have visited. If you are simultaneously logged into Facebook as a member, Facebook will assign this information to your personal Facebook user account. By using plugin functions (for example, clicking on “Like” buttons or adding a comment), this information will likewise be integrated into your Facebook account, which you can only prevent by logging out of Facebook before making use of the plugin.

Further information about the collection of data and the use thereof by Facebook, as well as your rights pertaining thereto and options for protecting your privacy, can be found in Facebook’s own privacy policy.

Online Dispute Resolution per Art. 14 Par. 1 ODR-VO
The European Commission has provided a platform for resolution of disputes pertaining to online transactions at