holiday in the Gastein Valley: where everyone likes to vacation In the Pongau region sportsmen as well as those seeking peace and quiet will find enough excursion destinations
The charming valley at the border of the Salzburger Land and Carinthia is surrounded by the impressive mountain world of the Hohe Tauern. A holiday in the Gastein Valley is a getaway satisfying all senses.
The Gastein Valley is dotted with charming villages, all of them offering a wide range of great sports and relaxation opportunities. No matter if you’re travelling on your own, together with your partner or with the entire family: Gastein is always worth a visit!
A perfect all-year destination
The charming village of Dorfgastein is your gateway to the Gastein Valley. Don’t miss: From end of August until October, you have the chance to taste numerous regional delicacies during the “farmer’s autumn” festivities!
Did you know? Klammstein Castle, Gastein’s oldest building, also serves food! Eat in a very special atmosphere in front of the open fire and take a tour of the ruins from the 12th century.
For winter sports enthusiasts: In the Dorfgastein/Großarl ski area, 2 mountain railroads and 11 ski lifts take you to the highest points of the 70 kilometers of perfectly groomed slopes. With a balanced mix of red and blue slopes, the ski area guarantees fun for the whole family!