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A vacation in the Gastein Valley provides the best conditions for your well-being

Whether spring, summer, autumn, or winter – you can enjoy the most beautiful sides of the Gastein Valley in every season. Whether you visit Bad Hofgastein for an active vacation, if you would simply like to relax, or if you are focused on your health, the Gastein Valley always has much to offer. The Gastein Valley in the Austrian state of Salzburg is around 40 km long. The three communities in Gastein, which the locals and regular guests refer to as “our valley” – are Bad Gastein, Dorfgastein, and Bad Hofgastein.

Bad Hofgastein – Welcome to the magnificent nature of Gastein

The idyllic nature, the magnificent mountains, and the many recreational possibilities guarantee a perfect stay. Our Hotel Palace and Hotel St. Georg in Bad Hofgastein welcomes you to your active vacation with comfortable amenities and friendly service. Get to know Salzburger Land on your vacation, and we will be happy to advise you on excursion destinations as well as recreational and health activities.

Trips & excursions in the valley

• optimal starting point for excursions in the whole Salzburg land
• Waterfall way with the impressive Gasteiner spectacle of nature
• ride up with the cable car on the Stubnerkogel and visit the viewing platform "Großglockner-view" (ca. 8 km away)
• hightes suspension bridge of Europa at the Stubnerkogel (ca. 8 km entfernt)
• mountain see "Spiegelsee" in Dorfgastein (ca. 5 km entfernt)
• hiking trail Höhenweg from Dorfgastein – Badgastein (start at the hotel)
• hiking trail Zirbenwanderweg (Neu!) – Graukogel Badgastein (ca. 12 km away)
• bread baking/ farmer breakfast on the Amoseralm (ca. 5 km away)
• cheese making on the Strohlehenalm Dorfgastein (hiking or with taxi) (ca. 5 km away)
• farmer donats: fresh on Steiner Hochalm (ca. 5 km away)
• horse-carriages trip in Prossau (Badgastein) with rustikal snack (ca. 15 km away)
• culture program throughout the valley
• farmer market with self-made products

Trips in the Salzburger land

• Trip by boat on the Zellersee (ca. 40 km away)
• Krimmler Water falls (ca. 90 km away)
• Dam of Kaprun (ca. 50 km away)
• gorge Liechtensteinklamm in St. Johann (ca. 25 km away)
• gorge Kitzlochklamm in Taxenbach (ca. 25 km away)
• alpine street Großglockner Hochalpenstraße (ca. 50 km away)
• wild animal park in Ferleiten/ Großglockner (ca. 40 km away)
• Salzburg city (ca. 90 km away)
• Castle Hellbrunn with the famous water plays (ca. 90 km away)
• national park centre Mittersill (ca. 70 km away)
• salt museeum Hallein (ca. 80 km away)
• largest ice cave in the world: Eisriesenwelt in Werfen (ca. 50 km away)

We recommend you: book the package "holdiay with Salzburg card" and about 190 experiences are included...