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Pyhrn-Priel


The popular holiday region of Pyhrn-Priel is surrounded by the mighty mountain ranges of the Totes Gebirge, Hallermauern and Sengsengebirge. This region in the southeast of Upper Austria comprises 7 municipalities, of which Windischgarsten, Hinterstoder, Spital am Pyhrn and Vorderstoder are the main municipalities.
The mountains in the picturesque Stodertal Valley are nearly 2,000 m high!
Set in Upper Austria´s South, the lovely Pyhrn-Priel Region has a special almost magical quality about it at. The awesome beauty of nature makes it a great family destination at all times of the year. A family destination in the most traditional sense of the term, Pyhrn-Priel Region offers a fun and relaxing place to explore some of Austria´s finest landscape, a rich cultural heritage, varied sports activities, exquisite dining options and genuine hospitality. After a long day of sightseeing, cultural pursuits and activities you´ll need somewhere comfortable to rest your head at night. Luckily, there is no shortage of fine places to stay in Pyhrn-Priel Region!

ENJOY WORLD-CLASS VALUE WITH JUST ONE CARD!

From May 20 to October 10, 2004, an innovative Card allows visitors to Pyhrn-Priel Region to travel, shop and dine like a local. The "Pyhrn-Priel Adventure Card" enables tourists to experience the Region´s best while enjoying world-class value. Every guest staying overnight at one of 150 lodging properties throughout scenic Pyhrn-Priel Region receives a complimentary "Natural Experience Card".

NEW: THE PYHRN-PRIEL ADVENTURE CARD FOR EVERYONE!
The Season Card for locals, daytime visitors and friends of the area. The Adult Card is at Euro 49.00, the Child Card is at Euro 27.00. This cool Adventure Card entitles you to use a variety of the area´s most rewarding recreational facilities, sights and attractions!

The Card is available from all Tourist Information Offices throughout Pyhrn-Priel Region and online at

PYHRN-PRIEL REGION - A 1 FAMILY DESTINATION ...

Up at the crack of dawn.
Breathe in the clean and crisp air of this country environment.
... great memories and family traditions are made here all the time!

Pyhrn-Priel Region is filled with adventurous sports possibilities: Cycling and mountain biking, hiking and rock climbing, fishing, rafting, paragliding, you get the idea!

Recreational facilities include tennis courts, an indoor climbing wall at the Alpine Center, skating trails, and a summer luge track. The area´s crystal-clear lakes lend itself to swimming, diving and boating.

NEW: ALPINE COASTER luge track on Wurbauerkogel in Windischgarsten. Exhilarating downhill fun in all weathers! Natural Experience Card holders receive discounts!

And in case of rain or if you wish to go even further afield, several attractions are not far. The most prominent of these include Europe´s one and only Poacher´s Museum at St. Pankraz. A special exhibition is dedicated to the "Sensuality of Dairymaids"... The Alpineum at Hinterstoder provides visitors with insights into the area´s history and development of mountaineering and skiing. At the Local Heritage Museum of Windischgarsten you can step back in time. The Baroque Collegiate Church at Spital, the Austrian Rock Art Museum and the Crypt of the Canons Regular are definitely worth visiting as well. And why not try your hand at forging a nail in the 500 year old Lindermayr Blacksmith´s Shop? The variety is endless and the choice is all yours...

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Arrival & Address

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+43 512 5351 553

Daily from 8 am - 9 pm
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Tourismusverband Pyhrn-Priel
Hauptstraße 28
4580 Windischgarsten, Austria
Pyhrn-Priel Upper Austria
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