Summer holidays in the Salzburg Land, Austria
The Salzburg Sportwelt guides you through the Alps
Discover an alpine summer - surrounded by lush, blooming alpine meadows and the Salzburg mountain panorama - that’s summer holidays in Salzburg Land, Austria. The Salzburg Sportwelt offers the right change for everyday life back home in the city.
Enjoy summer holidays in Salzburg Land and in the Salzburg Sportwelt. Discover unspoilt natural paradises high up in the mountains. Soak in the breathtaking views found at the eight holiday resorts within the Salzburg Sportwelt and hike between grazing cows and a flora with Alpine rose, Gentian and Heather.
Leisure hiking from one alpine chalet to the next: The Salzburg Almenweg
Over a hiking distance of 350 kilometres follow the gentian symbol of the Salzburg Almenweg through the mountains. From the Lower Tauern to the Hohen Tauern and across to the Bischofsmütze and the Hochkönig Massif. Over the 31 stages you will collect unforgettable impressions and enjoy unspoilt nature. And of course you visit some of the 120 “Salzburg Alpine Summer Chalets” with their typical alpine chalet character, hearty Austrian specialties and authentic Austrian hospitality. At each alpine summer chalet you will get a stamp for your Almweg Hiking Map. You can also earn a gentian hiking badge as an incentive and everlasting memory. For each five hiking targets you reach you will receive the gentian badge in bronze. After ten you will get a silver hiking badge. Gold is available after 20 stages and the diamond gentian is the trophy for all 31 hiked stages.
Besides the Salzburg Almenweg, the Salzburg Sportwelt offers a great variety of other hiking tours - fantastic hiking experiences for the whole family.
Themed hiking tours in the Salzburg Sportwelt:
- “The path of good wishes”
- Water moves
- Theme hike to the Ruperti Lake
- Wagraini’s Grafenberg Mountain
- Hiking to the five alpine chalets: against the current
- Culture geology path
- Millennium Path
- Ant Path
- Hofalm Nature and hiking topic path
- Moosalm Children's hiking path
- Atomic Vitality Park: Country Lore Path
More information about the Salzburg alpine summer package deals of the Salzburg Sportwelt can be found here: alpine summer package deals. If you have not booked accommodation for your summer holidays in Salzburg, send a no-obligation online enquiry for rooms, apartments and holiday flats now.