Fun, sports and nature

Make holidays where ski stars are at home and World Cup slopes are at your doorstep. This is possible in Flachau in the Salzburger Land region. Direct access to the “snow space Flachau” area and the Ski amadé ski resort, one of the top skiing areas in the Alps. The perfect holiday destination in Pongau is located at approx. 930 m above sea level embedded in the Radstädter Tauern mountains. The Flachauer mountains attract guests in summer with cave and climbing tours as well as numerous walking and cycling tracks. It is a true paradise for young and old sports fans. Bathing fun is guaranteed thanks to two lakes and the Amadé Spa with its indoor and outdoor pools. Delicious and exciting moments in the Alps as well as true hospitality make your holiday with the entire family or with your friends perfect.

Relaxation and Outdoor Fun

The beautiful mountain scenery, wonderful nature and plenty of possibilities make summer holidays in Flachau simply great – it is a place you definitely want to return to. Magnificent views of the Flachauwinkel area are guaranteed on a circular hike to Grießenkareck, the local mountain of Flachau. Stop at the traditional Jandlalm pasture hut located amid flowering meadows and enjoy regional delights. A leisurely hike can also be combined with a speedy ride with the Mountainskyve back into the valley. A fun adventure for the entire family is Flori’s Adventure Path including the Nature Cinema and a bird’s nest swing. And even more outdoor feeling can be experienced on the various mountain bike, segway and canyoning tours as well as rafting or zorbing fun – roll across water or down a hill in a ball.
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1 Lake in Flachau

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Information on the region

Discover the best ski resort

Snow space Flachau has been awarded “best ski resort in the Alps” – this is where 150 hectare of slopes with guaranteed snow make the hearts of winter sports fans leap for joy – various attractions await you, such as the “Hermann-Maier” World Cup Slope, the timekeeping track and nice slopes for the entire family. If this is not enough, skiing is also possible in Ski amadé – also part of the “snow space Flachau” area along with 25 other skiing areas and a total of 270 lifts – and take advantage of the 760 km of slopes. Could you imagine anything better than taking a rest in one of the convivial huts and enjoy some time in their cozy parlors or on the sun terrace? Recharge your batteries with some traditional Kaiserschmarren (shredded pancakes) or Kasnocken…
If you want to improve your skiing skills where the Olympic Medallist Hermann Maier was born, there are many professional skiing instructors available who are happy to show you some tricks. There is also the Hermann Maier Racing Academy with special offers for those who prefer higher speed. Sports activities and relaxation are also possible off piste: cross-country skiing, tobogganing and a ride with a horse-drawn carriage – to name just some of the highlights that make your holiday in Flachau special.

More detailed information provided by the Tourist Board

Flachau - you can almost touch the mountains! Flachau lies on a high plateau, 905m above sea level, 70km south of Salzburg, Tauern motorway exit 66, and is a wonderful place to go cycling together with kids and family. Try inline skating, nordic walking and jogging, try beach volleyball, climb in the climbing garden or bathe in one of the numerous bathing lakes. The mountains that surround you are between 2,000 and 2,600m high, are a true dorado for mountain bike fans - but also great to go hiking, mountaineering, canyoning or caving - and zorbing is an absolute adrenaline booster, have you ever tried it?

Flachau - Highlights Non-Stop

Calendar of Events Traditional events (open-air concerts, church processions, ...)
Sportive highlights (guided hiking and cycling tours, rafting, canyoning, climbing in the high-rope garden, zorbing, ...)
Great kids afternoons with miniature golf tournaments, building of rafts or fairytale hikes, Flachau Farmers' Autumn with farm fairs, harvest festivals, Flachau farmer's market, ...
set in the heart of the Salzburger Sportwelt and Ski amadé boasting a total of 270 lifts and 860km of slopes. Flachau boasts immaculate ski runs, top-of-the-line lifts, modern snow making facilities, superb après-skiing, many quaint huts and restaurants offering good food and drink, and a great choice of cozy accommodations. But Flachau is also venue for various top events like Ladies' Night Slalom on Jan 12, the 'Zipflbob' Championships from Jan 15 - 17, etc.

Flachau Winter Specials - Flachau TOP Packages

We have great package offers in the winter 2009/10: Ski packages for low season and in January:
from the start of season until Dec 24, 2009. From Jan 09 - 30, 2010 and from Mar 15, 2010 to the end of season.

Sixty Plus weeks from the start of season until Dec 24, 2009.

Fun for the whole family at the Amadé family Easter offer:
From Mar 13, 2010 to the end of season

Attention Ladies! Great offer for all ladies:
Amadé lady week from Mar 20 - 27, 2010
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Climate & Weather

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Travel Route & Address

From the north:
Salzburg - A10 Tauern motorway direction of Villach - exit ´Flachau´
From the south:
Villach - A10 Tauern motorway direction of Salzburg - exit ´Flachau´
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Radstadt railway station; take the bus to Flachau (10 km)
Salzburg airport (70 km)
By train to Radstadt, then by bus to Flachau.
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Flachau Tourismus
Hermann-Maier-Platz 1
5542 Flachau, Austria
Flachau Salzburg