Insider - Tips

1. Therme Amadè

Water park with indoor and outdoor pools, looping slides and spa with 7 saunas. Only 10 minutes by car from the Almdorf.
Tip: check the website for current occupancy before visiting
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2. Marbachalmen Flachauwinkl

beautiful walk and bike tour along a rushing stream into the alpine pastures to rustic huts. By car to Flachauwinkl, after the lift stations about 4km further, on the right is the forest barrier and on the left is the car park; park the car and hike to the Marbachalm. Time plan about 3 hours (hike one way about 1 hour)
Tip: try Kaiserschmarren at “Hansi” (2nd hut)
parking: 47.26281885409336, 13.414467426451312

3. Jägersee in Kleinarl

Beautiful natural lake with crystal clear water to walk around
By car via Wagrain and Kleinarl to the car park, from there a 1/2 hour circular walk
Tip: take old bread to feed the ducks, eat freshly caught trout at the Gasthof Jägersee
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4. Tappenkarsee in Kleinarl

one of the most beautiful hikes/excursions; beautiful mountain lake surrounded by peaks; waterfalls along the hiking trail; possibility to stop off in 2 huts By car via Wagrain to Kleinarl to the Jägersee, it is important to drive further there to the Schwabalm/Tappenkarsee car park; from there a hike of around 2 hours (nice hiking trail); on the way back, you may want to stop at the Jägersee Time planning total at least 5 hours to 1 day (only if the weather is good)
Tip: drive by car to the end of the gravel road “Schwabalm car park” and only start the hike from there
parking Schwabalm: 47.20983780798087, 13.329602946170859

5. Hofalmen Filzmoos

very beautiful alpine pasture area, with a view of the Bischofsmütze, chapel, alpine flower trail, small natural lake. By car to Filzmoos. (30min), at the roundabout towards Hofalmen, via a toll road (fee required) you reach the alpine pastures in about 15min, or you can leave the car in front of the toll station and walk along the river to the Hofalmen. Walking time is about 1 hour!
Tip: Hike to the Sulzenalmen (fantastic view from the Wallehenhütte), 47.47875979594862, 13.532222894787047,
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6. Rossbrand Radstadt

one of the most beautiful panoramic mountains in the Eastern Alps (over 150 mountain peaks) by car to Radstadt, at the bypass road there is a green sign on the right saying “Rossbrand” (12 km toll-free), at the top a short hike to the summit cross (approx. 15 minutes walking time) total time planning at least 2 hours
Tip: highly recommended; only in good weather due to the visibility


7. Liechtensteinklamm in St. Johann

one of the deepest and longest gorges in the Alps with many roaring waterfalls, about 20 minutes away by car. The gorge is about 1.5km long, the walk there and back takes about 1.5 hours, there are 440 steps and 100 meters of elevation to master, not suitable for strollers, a jacket is recommended.
Tip: plan your visit early in the morning or late in the afternoon to avoid long waiting times. Wear good shoes because it will get wet; also possible in bad weather, definitely book in advance
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8. Erlebnisrundwanderweg Alles Alm

Circular path suitable for strollers with theme stations (rustic huts and Johannes waterfall) with the impressive backdrop of the Radstädter Tauern. Play stations to romp around in: balancing on the oversized rake and scythe, visiting the marmot family in the marble burrow, proving your skills on the cow-spot jumping mile, exploring the giant cow at the alpine water playground and much more. Mighty Johannes waterfall. Only 30 minutes’ drive away.
Tip: for the brave, it is a special experience to walk behind the waterfall (path)
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9. Wild- und Freizeitpark Untertauern

ocal wildlife, fish ponds, petting zoo, playground. Approximately 11 hectare park with 40 wild animals (deer, roe deer, geese, ponies and mouflons). For kids: own fish pond, stilt house, playground, petting zoo. A wide variety of small animals “live” there, such as rabbits, chickens, ducks, beavers, goats and llamas. At the “Fürstenbrunn” pond complex, young and old can catch their own fish (brown trout, char, rainbow and salmon trout, carp). All with free admission!
Tip: catch your own trout and have it grilled straight away or take it home with you
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10. Sattelbauer / Lackenalmen / Lackenkogel Flachau

beautiful panoramic alpine pastures and a great summit experience by car to the Sattelbauer, from there the marked path to the Lackenalmen approx. 1 hour (possibility for a stop), another hour (a little steeper) to the Lackenkogel, time planning: ½ day, total walking time: 4 hours
Tip: cheese bread at the Hinterkuchelberghütte, stop at the Sattelbauer (known for traditional dishes)
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11. Soccergolf

A combination of the sport of soccer and golf, for young and old – fun is guaranteed Soccergolf is a fun mix of golf, minigolf and soccer. You try to get a soccer ball into a goal. The goal is to make as few shots as possible. The targets vary from holes in the ground or in a wooden wall to nets or higher targets, such as a well trough. The soccer park is located directly at the valley station of the “Red 8er” gondola. Only 5 minutes by car from Flachau.
Tip: visit outside of peak times, otherwise there could be longer waiting times
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12. Wagrainer Alm

Alm with a beautiful view and fish pond, accessible via the mountain path or Öbristweg The cozy Alm in the mountains of Wagrain can be reached via two routes. Either via the mountain path (from the car park approx. 30 minutes) or from the Öbristweg past the Lackenkapelle (approx. 1 hour) to the Alm. A small fish pond, a children’s playground and a terrace with a fantastic view from Wagrain to Kleinarl await you.
Access via Öbristweg (Wagrain), beautiful hiking trail through the forest before you get to the Alm – great children’s play course
parking Fischl-Kehre: 47.34654082616833, 13.292273300963389

13. Outletcenter in Eben

Smaller outlet centre in Eben with affordable offers, maybe you will find your bargain here too
Tip: ideal in bad weather
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14. Burg Hohen Werfen mit Greifvogel-Flugvorführung

…900 year old adventure castle with bird of prey shows, travel time to Werfen approx. 30 min., time planning at least ½ day
Tip: the bird of prey show takes place 2-3 times a day at specific times, you should definitely not miss it
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15. Eisriesenwelt in Werfen

largest ice cave in the world; there are numerous stairs in the cave; book your ticket online in advance. Travel time from Flachau approx. 30 minutes, take the gondola from the car park, from there it’s a 30-minute hike to the entrance of the ice cave. Plan at least half a day; there are 1400 steps to climb in the cave.
Tip: take warm clothing including a hat with you even in midsummer (tour in the cave takes approx. 1 hour)
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16. Kurzeggalm in Kleinarl

Alm with a wonderful view and delicious alpine specialties By car to Kleinarl / Ployergasse/ to the Hirschleitn car park, from there it is a 2-hour hike to the Alm
Tip: Brettljause (home-smoked bacon, venison sausage,…)
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17. Kletterwelt mit Seilgarten und Flying Fox in Kleinarl

Rope course, flying fox, via ferrata, guided tours By car to Kleinarl. From the car park, you can reach the high ropes course in just 15 minutes. The highlights: 6 courses, children’s course from 5 years or 110 cm height, flying fox course, partner course with team tasks, highest platform: 15 meters
Tip: the flying fox provides an adrenaline rush
parking: 47.28579970041983, 13.313461813355307

18. Mandlberggut – Dachstein Destillerie

Mountain and Swiss stone pine distillery, guided tour and tasting, natural cosmetics Find out more about the journey of the mountain pines from harvest to the finished ointments and essences How to get there: Head towards Radstadt, then continue towards Schladming, before Mandling turn left at the Habersatter bus depot into Mandlbergweg. Follow this paved road uphill for about 1.5 km.
Tip: also suitable in bad weather; decide beforehand who will drive home by car😊
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19. Wollwelt Steiner 1888

Production of high-quality loden fabrics and wool blankets made from raw wool; factory tour and shop … for more than 120 years, precious wool has been processed into internationally renowned, milled wool fabrics and the well-known, high-quality, cozy Steiner1888 blankets.
Tip: also suitable for bad weather; in the factory you can also have a small “piece of fabric” cut off which is great for elbow pads (patches), for example
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20. Dachstein Gletscher mit Sky Walk

Sky Walk, suspension bridge, ice palace Dachstein Sky Walk – Ice Palace – Suspension Bridge – Glacier Restaurant Arrival: Eben – Filzmoos – on to Ramsau, travel time approx. 45 min. Time planning: 1 day
Tip: Be sure to reserve your ticket online; book a gondola with a “convertible feeling” (you stand on the roof of the gondola during the ride)
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21. Lammerklamm

Roaring floods, steep rock faces, deep gorges and impressive views. Secured paths and trails lead the whole family safely through the impressive gorge in the heart of the Tennengau. The hike there and back to the starting point takes around an hour. The highlight of the hike is undoubtedly the Dark Gorge. This is probably the most beautiful part of the gorge – it is located right at the entrance! Access via the Lammertal (St. Martin-Annaberg-Abtenau) and back via the A10 Tauern motorway, journey time approx. 1 hour.
Tip: also suitable in bad weather, good footwear
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22. Gollinger Wasserfall

a spectacular natural spectacle, the Gollinger waterfall roars 76 metres down in two stages Access via the A10 Tauern motorway (Golling exit) approx. 1 hour
Tip: stop off at the Gasthof Abfalter afterwards (Austrian cuisine and Salzburg specialities)
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23. Stadt Salzburg

Mozart city with the famous Getreidegasse/Linzergasse, Mozart’s birthplace, cathedral, fortress,…
Tip: arrive in good time to get a space in the central old town parking garage or alternatively P+R Messezentrum and then take the bus to the center
Altstadtgarage: 47.797682941932, 13.037004605734774
P+R Messezentrum: 47.82613932813368, 13.026997323637369

24. Floris Erlebnispfad in Flachau

Circular path with fun play stations, rest areas and viewing points Easy to walk, suitable for strollers, with fun play stations and puzzle stations. A little surprise awaits everyone who has solved Flori’s puzzle! Flying Fox, swings, climbing walls and slides.
Tip: Solve the puzzle and pick up a surprise at the Waldgasthof, where you can also eat well
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25. Wagraini’s Kinderpark in Wagrain

Adventure trail with many play stations, lake; accessible by cable car The Grafenberg in Wagrain with the nature and mountain adventure world Wagrainis Grafenberg and the KUHbidu adventure trail is the perfect excursion destination for the whole family in the Salzburg Pongau. The Grafenberg cable car takes you effortlessly uphill from Wagrain. Taking strollers on the 6-seater cable car is no problem.
Tip: pack your swimwear on hot summer days
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26. Geisterberg in St. Johann

Adventure trail with many play stations, mostly stroller-friendly hiking trails, lake; accessible by cable car. Over 40 large and small play stations. Highlights: Ghost Mountain Castle, Ghost Village, water games, climbing towers, swings and numerous slides. Conveniently take the Ghost Mountain Train, a tractor train, from the top station of the cable car to the center of the Ghost Mountain adventure world.
Tip: at the cable car ticket office you can get a free ghost medallion and the funny ghost stickers
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27. Bachlalm in Filzmoos – die Heimat der Murmeltiere

The alpine pasture became famous because of the marmots.
Tip: hike up to the alpine pasture in the morning and take some carrots for the marmots
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28. Salzwelten in Hallein

In the oldest visitor mine in the world you can learn everything about salt; slides and a lake inside the mountain. Fun, adventure and mystical moments await children and parents in the ancient kingdom of “white gold”. Highlights include the ride on the mine cart and sliding down the long miners’ slides. Beautiful underground salt lake!
Tip: buy tickets online in advance to avoid long waiting times
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29. Lammertaler Urwald

Tree hiking trail through a natural forest reserve with Austria’s largest trees
Tip: Culinary conclusion at the Spießalm with cheese specialties from the farm’s own cheese dairy

parking Spießalm: 47.49677924191695, 13.368699635367607

30. Almdorf Flachau & Promi Alm

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