The Salzburger Sportwelt makes up the winter centrepiece of Austria’s largest ski paradise, the Ski amadé: its seven resorts of Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben and Filzmoos are well-known for their winter sports activities, delighting guests from all over the world. Genuine hospitality is the highest priority. But that’s not it, each resort has its own special charm. Whilst families feel at home in some resorts, others are meeting point for the young freestyle scene. Whether you’re a piste fan, gourmet, winter walker, romance-lover, party person or fun sports enthusiast – you’re sure to discover your favourite winter sports resort in the Salzburger Sportwelt.
This year the most famous Christmas carol in the world “Silent Night! Holy Night!“ is celebrating its 200th birthday. Therefore Wagrain – one of the seven Silent Night resorts – is in focus, as the author of the song lyrics, the Vicar Joseph Mohr, lived in Wagrain. To celebrate this anniversary the Silent Night Museum in Wagrain is part of the county-wide exhibition. Yet there’s plenty on offer during the pre-Christmas period in the other holiday resorts of the Salzburger Sportwelt too. Romantic Christmas walks, Christmas markets and music events make up the festive programme to complement wonderful winter sports days in December.
Grand holiday dreams for every family budget – that’s what the accommodation owners in the Salzburger Sportwelt offer. In the seven holiday resorts of Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben and Filzmoos they’ve put together attractive family packages for the winter season 2018/19. The variety of adventures on offer is huge. In addition to the fun adventure mountains, winter sports enthusiasts appreciate the well-prepared ski slopes in the Ski amadé most of all. However, there’s plenty available off-piste too - trendy sports in the snow, toboggan runs, a family spa and quaint mountain huts and accommodation guarantee an unforgettable family holiday in the mountains.
The Salzburger Sportwelt and its seven winter sports resorts of Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben and Filzmoos has long established itself as a mecca for the international snowboard and freestyle scene with its wide range of snow parks and contests. As where the world greats are responsible for the perfect shaping and the experts train, you soon feel part of the sworn community. Everybody’s welcome! The snow parks could not be more different and are suitable for beginners as well as for real pros. Fun slopes and smaller playgrounds delight the whole family. Along the lines of: “You’ll know afterwards how daring you are!“
Ski guiding to the unspoilt freeride slopes in Zauchensee, a cable car breakfast at 232 m above the ground or a day in the Absolut Park in Flachauwinkl. Skiing alone is great fun, but trying out something completely new is a very special experience. The new, bookable “Made my Day“ packages offer such an experience during the winter season 2018/19 in selected ski areas of the Salzburger Sportwelt.
Ski and fun on the slopes until the Easter Bunny comes: that what the well-prepared pistes in the Salzburger Sportwelt promise. Sunshine skiing at the end of the season combines the best of winter and spring, as there’s high spirits at the huts and on the sun terraces. The accommodation owners in the seven winter sports resorts of the Salzburger Sportwelt – Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben and Filzmoos have put together attractive deals and packages for springtime. Plus cool events ensure a smooth end of the winter season.
Refreshing e-bike tours to springs, mountain lakes, alongside rivers and as far as the sea
The Salzburger Sportwelt is a holiday paradise for cyclists – above all the crystal-clear springs, streams and alpine lakes make attractive destinations during the summer months. Those guests who don’t wish to bring their own bike can rent a modern, high-performance e-bike in our eight holiday resorts of Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben and Filzmoos. These bikes are available as trekking and mountain bikes, for men and women – 20 rental stations and as many e-bike charging stations plus 21 marked e-bike tours offer a biking experience of a special kind. The new e-bike map can be ordered online or is available in resort.
The legendary hiking experience for the whole family
Springs, gorges, mountain lakes, wells and streams - the element of water is your constant companion in the Salzburger Sportwelt on alpine hikes and mountain tours. Amongst which you’ll find remarkable natural spectacles, which are at the same time well-known excursion destinations: for example the Liechtenstein Gorge or the Tappenkarsee Lake. The eight holiday resorts of Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben and Filzmoos entice you to get active in a scenic natural londscape, constantly near water. And along the way you’ll learn some of the famous local legends.
Head up onto the alpine pastures and begin to savour your holiday in the mountains
In the eight holiday resorts of the Salzburger Sportwelt Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben and Filzmoos everyone knows that the world is at its most beautiful when your everyday life is so far behind you and the heavens so near you can almost reach out and touch them. Well-marked hiking paths, exciting themed trails and mountains full of adventures for children ensure that there’s never a dull moment. In the rustic alpine huts fine regional delicacies are served - prepared from the best local ingredients. The alpine summer in the Salzburger Sportwelt is enriched with guided tours, herb workshops and a variety of events.