The hostelling international membership card opens the door to the world's largest network of safe, clean, welcoming hostels. The best option is to purchase a membership in your home country from your nearest Youth Hostel Association office or membership selling outlet before you start your journey.
If Austria is not your country of residence and you have already started your journey, you can buy welcome stamps. A stamp costs 3,50 Euro per night and 6 stamps replace a membership card.
DDSG Blue Danube (Vienna & Wachau)
Discover Vienna and the Wachau on bord of one of the five cruise ships of DDSG Blue Danube. Spend some varied and delightful time on the ship and enjoy the views of castles, palaces and modern buildings. Restaurants are on board.
Discount for members: With member-card: 10% discount for adults, 20% discount for students, 50% discount for children age 10-15, children age 0-9 free. Valid on the lines Vienna and Wachau
Zwölferhorn Cable Car, St.Gilgen
In summer and winter alike, Zwölferhorn, one of the most beautiful vantage points of Salzkammergut, is an experience for young and old.
Discount for members: Children and adults pay only the discounted rate for the ride with the Zwoelferhorn cable car and enjoy a breathtaking view!
Summer toboggan ran, Strobl
Enjoy a unique riede in the wonderful Salzkammergut scenery. The toboggan run zooms down towards the valley along rapid bends and long straights.
Discount for members: Voucher in the hostel for a reduced ticket.
Sound of Music Tour, Salzburg
Enjoy the Sound of Music Tour from Salzburg to the locations of the film Sound of Music in St. Gilgen and Mondsee.
Discount for members: 10 %
Museum of Musical Instruments, St. Gilgen
The Museum located in St. Gilgen shows more than 2.000 music instruments -of foreign to medieval exhibits. This huge range of interesting instruments is waiting to be presented to parents and children!
Discount for members: reduced tickets
EurothermenResort - Bad Ischl
Spas in Austria and the spa town of Bad Ischl look back on a glorious past. The nobility of Europe stayed for curative treatments in Bad Ischl. Even today, men and women indulge imperial in Bad Ischl.
Discount for members: At the reception of the Youth Hostel Bad Ischl: Voucher for cheaper entry to the spa and sauna of the Salzkammergut Therme (available only there!)
City Express, Linz
Discover the sightseeing highlights of Linz with the City Express. Informations are available in 8 languages.
Discount for members: Teenagers and adults 14 or older: 2,- Euro discount
Children 3-14 years: 1,- Euro discount
Rental of mountain bikes, city bikes and children's bikes for exploring the idyllic Lake Mondsee.
Discount for members: 2,- € discount on the half-day-rate and 3,- € on the day-rate at the bike rental at the Sailing School Mondsee
The Sailing School Mondsee teaches all enthusiastic boaters – and those who want to be – in various classes sailing and surfing.
Discount for members: 10% discount on sailing and windsurfing courses at Sailing School Mondsee
Terra Mystica and Terra Montana, Bad Bleiberg
Explore the mysterious world underground! The mine tour of the fabled, mysterious underground wonderland starts with the 68m long miners' slides. Thereafter the visitor takes the mine train - the only one in Carinthia - through the tunnels. The fascinating journey deep inside the mountains contains fascinating mystical shows of light and sound with water and smoke effects and tells storys starting with the formation of Earth and finishing with the healing power of nature.
Discount for members: Reduced admission to the Terra Mystica or Terra Montana
Minimundus - the small world at Lake Wörthersee: From the Statue of Liberty in New York to the Taj Mahal in India, from Borobodur Temple in Java to the Sydney Opera House and from the CN Tower to St. Peter's Basilica in Rome - you can visit all this trademark buildings and more than 150 more in about two to three hours. This costly and time-saving world travel can be made in Minimundus, the miniature world at Lake Wörthersee. Enjoy!
Discount for members: With HI-members card: 20% discount on admission.
Lake Wörthersee Sightseeing boats
Enjoy the Lake Wörthersee at its best at a great shipping. Experience the Wörthersee a whole day with sightseeing boats. Stop the ride as often as you want, no matter what ship you want to go - so you can plan your individual Lake Wörthersee day. Marinas are inter alia Klagenfurt, Krumpendorf, Reifnitz and Schloss Velden Hotel.
Discount for members: reduced tickets
Carinthia - Feld am See
Location: Alpine wildlife park Feld am See
Experience Wildlife in the 11 acre animal park up close - with a large children's playground and a tavern. Petting Zoo - cuddling welcome! Other attractions: experience Africa, the grizzly world and the Fish Museum ...
Discount for members: With Membership Card: 10% discount on admission
Postojna Cave, Slovenia
A fantastic complex of corridors, galleries and halls, a startling variety of karst phenomena and ease of access are the main reasons for the extraordinary popularity and number of visitors to Postojna Cave, who had already recorded 34 million visits in 200 years. The Postojna Cave is certainly the best known cave in the world. It is the biggest tourist attraction in Slovenia and one of the largest karst natural monuments in the world.