Anif is situated in close vicinity to the province’s capital Salzburg, which has gained a reputation for its annual theater festivals. It is surrounded by dense woodlands and blooming meadows and therefore offers superb recreational opportunities for those coming for rest and relaxation. Anif is famous for having all the preconditions for a checkered and relaxing holiday, which includes an abundance of crystal-clear lakes and unspoiled nature. The resort, set at 434 meters altitude, has 4500 inhabitants and offers over 1100 beds in a variety of hotels, inns and private guesthouses.
Anif Tourist Attractions
There are quality hiking paths in the beautiful area from Anif to Salzburg, nearby Untersberg and Hallein. One can enjoy and the beautiful, well-maintained cycling routes to Salzburg and on to Oberndorf. Rental of bicycles, cycling and hiking maps are available at the tourist office. Other must-see sights include the Hellbrunn Castle with its beautiful park, fountains and zoo, and Anif’s Forest Swimming Pool offering refreshingly cool and most importantly, exceptionally clean groundwater. Also in Anif is one of Austria's most beautiful tennis facilities consisting of eleven outdoor and eight indoor courts, tennis lessons from a team of state-certified coaches, day bar and sun deck use of outdoor pool, sauna and steam bath. The nice town will provide its guests with wide selection of dining - from the typical village inn to superior Austrian and international cuisine.
Anif is a unique combination of tradition and culture amid lush meadowlands and crystal water, a place which everyone will find peaceful and relaxing.
By car, one can get there by taking the Autobahn in the direction of Villach-Graz, exiting at Salzburg-Süd/Anif (south of Salzburg). The community of Anif consists of several parts: Anif - Niederalm - Neu-Anif. Also the resort is reachable by train – Salzburg’s main railway-station is situated seven kilometers away from Anif; from there one can go to Anif by bus or by taxi.
The nearest airport is also the one in Salzburg, which is ten kilometers away from Anif.
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