Gastein ski amadé
Gastein ski amadé

Summer & Hiking Holiday in Dorfgastein, Gastein Valley, Province of Salzburg

Hiking, climbing, mountain biking and cycling


The compact resort of Dorfgastein is a family-friendly hiking village. Here you can be at one with nature. Our region is very picturesque with its lush green alpine meadows, crystal-clear streams, deep-blue skies and incomparable flora and fauna


  • Hiking: gentle walks to high alpine tours
  • Well-marked footpaths and mountain bike trails
  • Lifts are in operation in summer
  • 30 km long Gastein Valley Cycle Path for family-friendly bike tours


  • Varying levels of difficulty for hikers and mountain bikers
  • The main attraction on the Stubnerkogel: a suspension bridge with viewing platform
  • On the Graukogel you can observe the vultures and eagles from an outdoor swiss pine bed
  • Climbing fun at the Schlossalm
Footpaths & Mountain bike routes
around the Präau High Alpine Hut

Our own Präau High Alpine Hut is the highest alpine hut in Dorfgastein at an altitude of 1.808 m. The hut is 150 years old and is run traditionally. It is located on the Salzburger Almenweg and offers overnight accommodation. A mountain bike trail covering over 1,000 m altitude leads from the valley up to the hut. Hiking routes: Tagkopf 1 hour., Wetterkreuz 0,75 hour, Moosegghöhe 1,15 hours, Bernkogel 3 hours, Sladinkopf, Grubereck, Katzinger, Heinreichalm, Bieberalm, Strohlehenalm, Amoser Hochalm, Kramkogel.


Bathing lake, swimming pools, golf course, thermal spas, …


  • Refreshing dip on hot summer days in the Gastein Valley
  • A variety of great possibilities for swimming for the whole family
  • Alpine Solar Pool with 26 – 28°C warm water
  • A total of 3 swimming pools in the whole of the Gastein Valley
  • 1 nearby bathing lake for nature-lovers


  • The Golfclub Gastein offers an 18 hole course
  • Optimal challenges for all levels of handicap
  • Golf in miniture form for all ages on the crazy golf course
  • Paragliding and tandem flights, horse-riding, bowling, tennis, …