Mittersill is a beautiful city located in the province of Salzburg. North of the city lie the Kitzbühel Alps and south lies the Hohe Tauern Mountains. The river Salzach runs through the city. Surrounded by nature! Mittersill lies in the Hohe Tauern National Park. The National Park is one of the most impressive landscapes in the world. With Austria's highest mountain peaks (the Großglockner and Großvenediger), vast glaciers, alpine meadows, imposing rocky massifs and thundering waterfalls, this area will certainly impress you! In the summer you can enjoy hiking in the region, cycling or climbing it. Mittersill is the Tauernradweg and is the starting point of several hiking trails. Besides the beautiful nature Mittersill has a very nice center with its center the 'Marktplatz', the town hall and many terraces. Furthermore, there are several old castles and museums where you can learn more about the background of Mittersill. Take a visit to Schloss Mittersill, a castle dating back to the sixteenth century.