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Fun and Action in SalzburgerLand

For "Adrenaline-Junkies" the holiday region around Alpendorf Dachstein West provides a wide range of activities! So visit us and get your adrenaline-kick!


Kayaking & Canoeing on the Lammer

An unforgettable wild water experience! Kayaking and canoeing are surely the most interesting alpine water sports.The Lammer, our own river, and the lakes in the area are ideal for getting to know these types of sports. No shortage of adventure, as wide sand- and gravel-banks invite you to stay and have a barbecue.

Wild water Rafting in SalzburgerLand

Sheer team-dynamics! Wild water rafting through narrow gorges and wildly romantic ravines and you will get your kick! The range of sports available offers everything an adventurous spirit desires. Try it yourself!

Day trips

Salzburger open-air museum Großgmain

Discover the material of which holiday-dreams are made: 60 fifty year old farmhouses, traditional barns, skilled worker's houses, mills and mountain cabins; an impressive exhibition of old customs and traditions with demonstrations of many pieces of folk art and more...

Journey takes about 45 minutes.

Get more information underwww.freilichtmuseum.com

Fortress Hohenwerfen

Take the guided tour or an audio-tour through the fortress and enjoy the weapon-exhibition, the newly renovated "Fürstenzimmer" (room of the prince) and the special exhibition. Go and see the daily flying demonstrations of the historic falconry association – a special attraction at the fortress.

Distance about 34 km. Journey takes about 20 minutes.


Ice Caves in Werfen

Experience the mountains in a different way by taking a 1.5 hour guided tour through the wonders of the biggest ice-cave in the world! A cable-car will bring you to the entrance of the cave.

The journey takes about 30 minutes.

For more information visit the websitewww.eisriesenwelt.at

Salt and Celts in Dürrnberg, near Hallein

Venture into the mysterious underground world: a mining train takes you down, on wooden slides you glide deeper into the mountain and finally you take a raft across the subterranean salt lake. There you will hear the fascinating story about the „Man in the salt". Visit the Museum of the Celts in Hallein afterwards.

Distance about 34 km. The journey takes about 25 minutes.


Großglockner Hochalpenstraße

The peak of pleasure! Take a ride on one of Europe's most beautiful alpine panoramic roads. You will discover a world of rock, ice, woods and green pastures - all on the same day.

Journey takes about 90 minutes.


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