Holidays in Saalbach Hinterglemm first of all mean to actively enjoy the mountains. Sports, exercise and nature become one. In winter and summer, Saalbach Hinterglemm is therefore one of the most popular holiday destinations for everyone looking for active adventure holidays: In winter the huge Saalbach Hinterglemm skiing area offers a vast variety of slopes and lifts as well as perfect snow conditions. After sunset the day out skiing continues in one of the many après ski bars. Those who come to the Glemmtal valley in summer will be fascinated by the broad valley and the lush green meadows. It is not only the largest Mountain Bike Territory in Austria but also a great hiking area.
Gentle mountain ridges glitter in the sun. The idyllic Glemmtal valley is covered with thick snow and turns the region in a picture-perfect scenery. Those who come to Saalbach Hinterglemm will first of all be impressed by the winter wonder land and the romantic atmosphere. The center of Saalbach with its prominent small church is depicted on nearly every postcard. But the dreamy impression is deceptive: Skiers will not get bored in the Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm as it is one of the most divers skiing areas in Europe.
The scene of the Alpine Ski World Championships in 1991 has ever since been among the best skiing areas in the Alps. This is not only due to its 200 km of slopes between Kohlmaisgipfel peak and Zwölferkogel peak but also because of the vibrant après ski scene – one of the highlights in this region. When the sun sets behind Zwölferkogel peak, people in Saalbach meet e.g. at the “Schi-Alm” or “Hinterhagalm”. There are approx. 40 mountain huts as well as numerous pubs and discos that contribute to the perfect après ski atmosphere in Saalbach Hinterglemm – one of the best in the Alps.
Over the last couple of years everyone in Saalbach has focused on mountain biking in summer and therefore the Bike Circus Saalbach Hinterglemm has become one of the leading mountain bike areas in Austria. A total of 400 km of well sign-posted tracks offer perfect biking conditions, which are one of a kind. But this is not it.
An adventurous summer holiday in Saalbach also includes the 7 Summits Tour. Families and hikers who want to discover the mountains in a more relaxed way will like the Golden Gate of the Alps, a round trail as well as an interesting program for children – there are plenty of options for everyone in order to make your holiday in Saalbach Hinterglemm a unique experience.