Excursions in the summer
Enjoy the summer around the Hotel Der Waldhof
This is a magnificent highlight nobody should miss: the so-called "Maisiflitzer", an all-year tobogganing track with tight corners, long straights and five roundabouts. You can choose your own speed. Those who love a bit of speed can race down into the valley at up to 40km/h.
In the huge „TAUERN SPA“ wellness complex which is roughly 48.000 sqm, 2000 of which are water surface, also exquisite cuisine is being offered. The vast spa world contains panorama saunas, brine baths, a fragrant aroma steam bath and a glass paned outdoor pool.
On convenient paths, you can stroll through the wildlife park and meet the animal inhabitants of the region. Free entrance to the 20,000-square-metre large theme park with more than 40 thrill rides and toys.
Visit the unique world of alpine experiences focusing on Austria’s highest mountain (the Grossglockner, elev. 3,798 metres), another 266 three-thousand-metre peaks, over 342 glaciers and one of the mightiest waterfalls in the entire world.
In the valley head of Saalbach Hinterglemm is Europe's highest treetop path. In combination with the "Golden Gate Bridge of the Alps", this destination represents a unique project throughout the world.
Under the name "felsenfest", Saalfeldens climbing gym offers the perfect leisure activity for the whole family - regardless of the weather. Everyone, in every age group and at every skill level, could experience the fascination of climbing - with or without a coach.
Salzburg is world-famous for its beauty and its cultural diversity. It is rich in buildings from the Gothic period onwards, which combine to create a townscape and urban fabric of great individuality and beauty.
Within a relatively short period of time an architectural masterpiece was created just south of Salzburg that remains one of the most magnificent Renaissance buildings north of the Alps: the Lustschloss ("pleasure palace") of Hellbrunn with its spacious park and its unique Wasserspiele (trick fountains).
Swarovski Crystal Worlds in Wattens, Tyrol, weaves a spell around every visitor: a water-spouting giant that magically lures the beholder into a hidden world, where Chambers of Wonder fire up the imagination.