Summer holidays in Saalfelden
Cycling, hiking and plenty of nature to enjoy!
Regardless of whether your preference is for mountain climbing, cycling, hiking, swimming or Nordic walking, a summer holiday at the Hoferbichlgut in Saalfelden will provide plenty of opportunity for activity and relaxation amongst magnificent natural surroundings. Enjoy the peace and quiet of a fabulousrural atmosphere and make use of the chance to spend lots of quality time with your family whilst also recharging your batteries.
Hiking in Saalfelden
Hiking in Saalfelden enables you to savour the diversity of nature as you explore over 400 kilometres of extremely well signposted trails which are equally suited to both leisure walkers and hardened devotees. All you need to do is pack your rucksack, step outside the door, and your hiking holiday in Saalfeldenis ready to begin. Stop off for refreshments at one of the many traditional mountain huts or enjoy regional specialities at a snack hut whilst all the time taking in unique panoramic views of the Pinzgau mountains. Many of the area’s mountain cable ways also operate during the summer months and provide a convenient and quick way of ascending to lofty heights.
Cycling and biking in Saalfelden/Leogang
For cycling enthusiasts, the Saalfelden-Leogang area offers everything from easy valley routes suitable for the whole family to extreme mountain bike tours wird beim Radfahren & Biken in Saalfelden-Leogang alles geboten. You will, however, need to be physically fit and have good technical skills to master some of the region’stricky single trails and thrilling downhill stretches. Over 720 kilometres of mountain bike routes and 480 valley cycling paths offer cycling and biking enjoyment at the very heart of nature and include a wide range of degrees of difficulty. The Leogang Bike Park is undoubtedly one of the best known mountain biking and trialling centres in Europe. Its 9 different trails offer lots of variety and make it the ideal destination for those seeking the supreme challenge.
The sparkling and noisy spray of Salzburg’s mountain streams provides an irresistible attraction for all those with a love of water sports. The popular holiday region of Saalfelden-Leogang has three swimming pools for visitors to enjoy. Those in search of a bit more adventure will like to try their hand at exciting activities such as canyoning, rafting, kayaking or canoeing, all of which are readily available in the Saalfelden region. A visit to the “Saalachtal Natural Wonders”, which include the Seisenberg and Vorderkaser Gorge and the Lamprecht Caves, is an interesting option if the weather is poor. The coolness of the caves is also an ideal way of escaping the heat of summer. The natural moorland waters of Lake Ritzensee in Saalfelden are highly therapeutic. A large grassy sunbathing area also makes this the ideal venue for a relaxing day’s bathing.