in the national park Hohe Tauern


Welcome to Gastein, a paradise in the heart of the Austrian Alps that reveals its unparalleled beauty in the summer. Here, surrounded by majestic peaks, lush meadows, and crystal-clear mountain streams, an unforgettable summer vacation awaits you, rejuvenating both body and soul.

Many hiking trails, from easy hikes to challenging day tours start right in front of our house. Enjoy the wonderful nature, silence and tranquility. For walkers, the Elisabeth Promenade, a beautiful path from Böckstein to Bad Gastein, starts at our hotel. The Gastein Valley offers a variety of activities, from biking, golfing to gold panning and paragliding - summer vacation in Gastein - you will not find so much variety in any other valley.

Wandern im Nationalpark Hohe Tauern


For active holidaymakers, there is an abundance of opportunities to explore the alpine nature. Countless hiking trails lead through green valleys and past bubbling waterfalls to impressive viewpoints that offer breathtaking panoramas of the surrounding mountain world. Hiking in the Hohe Tauern National Park - an experience!

Radfahren im Gasteinertal


The summer mountain landscape also offers countless routes for mountain bikers that make their hearts race with excitement. Over rough terrain and rocky paths, you'll venture through dense forests and gentle alpine meadows, all while the fresh mountain air revitalizes the senses. For adrenaline junkies, there are even special downhill trails designed to send your pulse soaring.

Trailrunning in Gastein


Whether a beginner or an experienced trail runner, everyone can find their suitable challenge in Gastein. For those who prefer a more relaxed approach, enjoying nature on flatter paths is an option. Ambitious athletes, on the other hand, can tackle demanding mountain trails that require endurance and skill.

Further activities

The Gastein valley offers much more:

• 18-hole golf course
• Via ferratas and climbing routes
• 3D-archery
• Paragliding (including tandem flights)
• Autentic gold panning for young and old
• Swimming, horseback riding, tennis, ...

Pferdekutschenfahrten in Gastein

For relaxation

If you prefer a more relaxed pace:

• Leisurely walking paths
• Romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides
• Wellness at the thermal spas
• Yoga in the mountains
• Forest bathing
• Classical concerts

Culture & Tradition

Gastein is not only a paradise for sports enthusiasts but also a cultural hub. The historic mining settlements, ancient castles, and charming villages invite you to exploratory journeys where you can delve into the rich history of the region. Traditional festivals and events provide insight into the authentic life of the Alpine residents.

And what would a summer vacation be without culinary delights?
The regional cuisine spoils you with hearty delicacies prepared from fresh local ingredients. Let yourself be tempted by delicious cheese varieties, savory dumplings, and sweet strudels, all while enjoying the cozy atmosphere of traditional mountain huts.


Open hiking lifts
Panoramic maps
Online ticket shop

The all-inclusive card
for your summer vacation
in the Salzburg region

from all over
the Gastein Valley