Holidays Scharnstein

SCHARNSTEIN - A FAIRYTALE VACATION FOR ALL AGES Scharnstein is charming, no matter what season, and offers a tremendous variety of cultural and sporting activities. This will make your holiday the most beautiful time of the year.
Enjoy our culinary delicacies and let yourself be spoilt by our hospitality. It is not just by chance that so many tourists feel at home in our scenic Valley.
We won´t stop our efforts to preserve this unique scenery and environment and wish you wonderful and relaxing stay in Scharnstein.
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Information on the region

Once Upon A Time ...And Forever After... ...there was a family who spent their holidays in Scharnstein in the Almtal Valley, where they experienced a fairytale time.
The romantic scenery surrounding the village was lying in a deep slumber not to be disturbed by any hustle and bustle. They frequently put on their seven-league boots and went hiking through shady valleys and timber forests, whose natural charm turned them into perfectly content people. And they experienced a great deal of other wondrous things.
Scharnstein´s kind fairies and busy brownies anticipated their every wish.
Day by day the hospitable people of Scharnstein surprised them with lavish banquets composed of the natural delicacies of the surrounding land of milk and honey.
In short, they experienced a wonderful fairytale time, and spent their vacations in Scharnstein in the Almtal Valley happily ever after.
You, as well, may experience a fairytale vacation in Scharnstein. This lovely place offers great opportunities to spend entertaining and exciting holidays.


A Fairytale Vacation for all Ages... In Scharnstein, the whole family may spend a perfect winter vacation.
Young and old ones alike will have great fun at the Kasberg Ski Area, which is only 15 kilometers out from Scharnstein.
Fathers will enjoy curling, and everyone will fancy sleigh rides and tobogganing.
What´s more, a cross country ski run meanders through the beautiful wintry scenery.

~ Scharnstein Castle in Ruins with Storytelling
~ Scharnstein Castle
~ Crime Museum
~ Hammer Smith´s Museum
~ Reptile Zoo
~ Trails for Cycling, Horseback Riding and Hiking
~ Carriage Rides ~ Farmer´s Market
~ Jovial Gatherings ~ Brass Music Concerts in the Morning
~ Evening Concerts

~ Whitewater Paddling ~ Gliding
~ Horseback Riding ~ Tennis ~ Asphalt Curling Alleys
~ Fitness Center ~ Soccer ~ Skiing
~ Swimming in the Outdoor Heated Pool
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Climate & Weather

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Travel Route & Address

A1 Autobahn to Voralpenkreuz -- Sattledt -- Voitsdorf -- Pettenbach -- Scharnstein
A9 Autobahn to Ried im Traunkreis --> B120 Federal Road to Scharnstein
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Wels Railroad Station - Almtalbahn Train to Scharnstein-Mühldorf
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Tourismusverband Almtal-Salzkammergut
Bürgerservice der Marktgemeinde Scharnstein
Hauptstr. 2
4644 Scharnstein, PO Box 4644, Austria
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