Holidays in Radstadt
Radstadt is definitely worth a visit: Recharge your batteries and enjoy – this is the motto here. The historic city of Radstadt is located approx. 70 km south of the city of Salzburg, surrounded by high mountains and amid stunning nature. The city has had a very vibrant history dating back to the Celtic era. Exhibitions, memorials and events document its history. Radstadt is known as a paradise for recreation, pleasure and adventure in this region. If you want to explore Radstadt and its surroundings, then the themed trails are definitely the right option – get to know the geology or the 1,000-year long history of Austria and Radstadt. Hikers and mountaineers will particularly like the hiking and mountain holidays in Radstadt.
Radstadt – Nature Experience
The peaks in the Dachstein and Tauern mountains, unspoilt nature and the medieval city make for a unique atmosphere of this holiday destination in the Salzburger Land region. Guests find the most beautiful region for wonderful hiking and mountain holidays in Radstadt: They can choose between leisurely walks and demanding tours. Enjoy for example magnificent panoramic views of the 150 Alpine peaks from the 1800-m-high Rossbrand. Furthermore, Radstadt is one stop on the Salzburg Pasture Path, which reaches from the Tennengebirge mountains all the way to the Tauern and Dachstein massif. Families with little children appreciate easy tours across lush green meadows and the woods. The new Hiker’s Test Center is a special service for hiking fans where they can test equipment for free. Gourmet fans like the hearty dishes served at the mountain huts. Golfers will find a true challenge at the “old city in the mountains”: The world’s only golf gondola called “Birdie-Jet” takes players from the 11th green to the tee points on the 12th and 13th green – the latter being at 996 meters above sea level.
Radstadt – A Winter Fairytale
In winter, Radstadt convinces with its dreamlike panorama of the Radstädter Tauern, the white powder snow and fresh air. Winter sports fans can look forward to perfect conditions on the slopes, sunshine and unlimited skiing pleasures. The Radstadt-Altenmarkt skiing area is a true insider’s tip in the region and a ski eldorado amid the Ski Amadé ski resort. The slopes in Radstadt at the Kemahdhöhe are particularly family-friendly, protected against wind and provide plenty of snow. There are 760 km of slopes for true skiing pleasures and 270 km of top modern lifts available around Radstadt – all accessible with only 1 ski pass. Furthermore, traditional and modern ski huts invite guests to take a rest, such as the Sonnalm Reiter, offering family-friendly prices. There is also the possibility to finish off your day with a fun tobogganing ride on the 6-km-long and floodlit track. Cross-country skiers also find what they are looking for in Radstadt: perfectly traced tracks, the 50-km-long Tauern cross-country track as well as the beautiful Höhenloipe track. In winter, the historic town is also perfect for idyllic winter walks, romantic horse-drawn carriage rides and to enjoy a lot of unspoilt nature. The Soletherme Amadé Thermal Bath stands for relaxation and fun.