Summer sports at Hochkönig in Salzburg

Spending your summer holidays in the province of Salzburg

Time out at the Sporthotel in Maria Alm

In the Hochkonig holiday region you will find three mountain villages: Maria Alm, Dienten and Muhlbach. Green forests, blooming flower meadows and crystal clear mountain rivers enrich this beautiful Austrian holiday region: alpine charm and pure bliss for your summer holidays in Austria’s Alps.

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Excursions that are fun for the whole family

The hotel rooms of the 4-star hotel AlpenParks Maria Alm, as well as the spacious apartments, offer enough space for the whole family and the fresh design invites you to stay.

However, during your summer vacation in Maria Alm am Hochkönig, not far from Saalfelden and Leogang, you should also have something to see. Hiking, swimming, mountain biking, golf, climbing or outdoor action - pleasure will certainly not fall by the wayside during your summer break.

Paar macht eine Pause beim Wandern in Maria Alm

Surrounded by an unspoilt natural landscape, in front of the Stony Ocean mountain range and the Hochkonig Massif, you will find the AlpenParks Hotel & Apartment Maria Alm. Within a radius of 70 kilometres you will find a multitude of day trip destinations and sights: the largest ice cave in the world, the highest waterfalls in Europe, the continent's largest National Park Centre and so much more.

Summer holidays in Austria: Maria Alm equally stands for relaxation and action

Swimming lakes, hiking paths and enchanting landscapes await your arrival on your summer holidays in Austria. The hosts at the AlpenParks Resort will gladly share their favourite beautiful spots in and around Maria Alm with you. But entertainment and sports-inspired enjoyment are also catered for: there are Nordic walking tours or musical evening entertainment in great company amongst other things.

Gruppe beim E-Biken in Mühlbach am Hochkönig
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The most beautiful Salzburg Sights

The largest ice caves in the world, the most beautiful panoramic road in the Alps, 1800 Alpine chalets, the largest National Park in Europe: discover the most beautiful sights in Salzburg during your holidays in Austria. AlpenParks Resort Maria Alm – for you this means being located in the middle of the most beautiful sights in Salzburg during your holidays in Austria. The most popular Salzburg sights are:

55 kilometres north-east from AlpenParks Hotel & Apartment Maria Alm you can embark on a journey back to the Ice Age: 20,000 square metres of ice located 1,641 metres above sea level. The World of Ice Giants in Werfen is the largest ice cave in the world. The entrance to the ice caves can be reached via bus, cable car or a small walk. And after the ice caves, do visit the Castle Hohenwerfen. The impressive castle has plenty on offer: the main attraction is the birds of prey museum and the daily birds of prey flight show.

Anyone who wants to experience the might of water in its most original form should visit the Krimml Waterfalls in Austria. The water falls down for 380 metres – a fascinating view indeed. A 1.5 hour-long hiking tour will lead you to the highest view point of the water fall. The Krimml Waterfalls are located approximately 60 kilometres from the AlpenParks Resort Maria Alm.

The Hohe Tauern National Park in Austria is the largest national park in Europe with a space of 180,000 hectares. Between crystal clear mountain rivers, blooming flower meadows, idyllic Alpine pastures and imposing 3,000 metre peaks you will be able to watch ibex, marmots and many other animals living freely in the wild. The Hohe Tauern National Park is located approximately 30 kilometres from your AlpenParks Resort Maria Alm. If you plan a day trip to the largest national park in Europe, remember to bring your binoculars: there is plenty to see!

Anyone who visits the Fortress Hohensalzburg will find the birthplace of Mozart at their feet: Salzburg has a multitude of sights on offer besides the famous city monument: museums, churches, the birthplace of Mozart and much, much more.

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