In the Valley of Gastein

  • Mountain excursions on every level
  • Panning with an expert guide
  • Visiting the ruins of gold-mining
  • Demonstration of the gold-mining in the “Montana Museum” of Bˆckstein – a real experience
  • Trip to the Castle of Klammstein – visit the castle, exhibition about the history of the valley (at the entrance of the Valley of Gastein)
  • Horse-riding at the Reiter Oberhaitzing
  • 18-hole golf course (Golf Gastein)
  • Archery in Waldgasthof Angertal
  • Eco-farm and bio-brewery in Schmaranzgut
  • Excelent restaurant at Weitmoserschlˆssel-Mansion
  • Bird-watching, not far from the Hotel of Pyrkerhˆhe
  • Healing-cave at Gastein (Gasteiner Heilstollen)
  • The barock oltar of the local Ourlady-temple from 1507
  • The amazing cleft of Gadaunerni

1 and 1 1/2 hour trip from Gastein by car

  • St. Johann: app. 30 kms – waterfall of Lichtensteinklamm, Dome
  • Werfen: app. 60 kms – castle, Eisriesenwelt – icecave
  • Hallein: app. 80 kms – Saltzwelten – salt-mine
  • Krimml: app. 70 kms – the famouse waterfalls of Krimml
  • Town of Salzburg: app. 90 kms – birth house of mozart, Schloss Hellbrunn, Salzburger Festspiele and many more