Hiking holidays in Austria
Summer holidays in Hohe tauern National Park, Austria

The Chapel Trail Package

Walks from chapel to chapel in Grossarl Valley, incl. 2 overnight stays and more

from € 65,-

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Summer holiday in Grossarl Valley, Austria

HolidayCheck destination award 2013 for the Grossarl Valley
Grossarl Valley wins again the HolidayCheck Destination Award 2013 and is the most guest-friendly village in Austria 2013. Grossarl is the most guest-friendly village out of 1300 villages/cities which are on HolidayCheck. Nearly 100.000 travellers out of the whole world voted for accommodations in Austria and the Grossarl Valley got the most votes.

Highlights in the in the Skiing area Grossal Valley-Dorfgastein

Skiing in Grossarl Valley - in the heart of Ski amadé"Grossarl Valley" - means skiing fun, nature, snow, relaxation, friendliness and a little piece of home.

Even on arrival, visitors will be enchanted by the unspoilt countryside and its inhabitants.

Whilst in summer it is relatively quiet, in winter the valley is dedicated to alpine ski sport. Skiers, snowboarders as well as ski mountaineerers, cross country skiers and winter walkers will just love it here.

Your advantages at the ski resort Grossarl-Dorfgastein
  • Snow is guaranteed from December to Easter
  • wide slopes for the whole family
  • 80 km of well-prepared pistes
  • Modern snow-making equipment
  • Free ski bus in the whole valley and to nearby amadé resorts
  • Sports equipment testing and hire
  • Skikindergarden incl. food and lunchtime supervision

More informations about skiing pleasure in Grossarltal

Cross- country skiing in Grossarl ValleyFor all those who prefer an easy round of cross-country skiing to the alpine skiing circus, or even switching to cross-country skis after a rapid downhill run, Grossarl Valley offers several opportunities from about 25 km of cross-country trails.

One is the Grossarl cross-country trail from Grossarl to the Kösslerhäusl Local Heritage Museum. Another is the Hüttschlag cross-country trail from Hüttschlag to the south and the popular “Aschaustüberl” and further to the picturesque valley end and the “Talwirt” National Park tavern, with its large parking area, the “Bergwald” exhibition and the National Park Information Centre.

Advantages for cross- country skiers at Grossarl Valley:
  • Grossarl cross-country trail
  • Hüttschlag cross-country trail
  • Refreshments at the Aschaustüberl
  • Refreshments at the Nationalparkgasthof Talwirt with the exhibition "Bergwald"
  • Nationalpark-Info-Point
  • Classical cross-country trails
  • Mostly cross country trails with a parallel skating track
  • Illuminated night trail at the Aschastüberl and in Grossarl
  • Cross- country courses at ski school Hettegger and cross-country skiing school Dynercross
  • Ski bus to the trails

More information about cross-country skiing

Winter hiking in Grossarl ValleyAbout 35 km of cleared winter hiking trails invite one in to explore Grossarl Valley in peace on foot, partly along the Ache and partly uphill on the numerous goods roads with little motorised traffic.

A cosy stop generally lures one on arrival for a hearty snack, hot mulled wine or the famous, some say infamous, hunter’s tea.

Skiing tour fans are invited by countless summits and off-run deep-snow slopes around the communities of Grossarl and Hüttschlag to undertake ski tours and snow shoe hiking tours of various lengths and degrees of difficulty.

Advantages for winter hikers in Grossarl Valley
  • 35 km cleared winter hiking trails
  • Little motorised traffic
  • Opportunities for cosy stops
  • Toboggan hire services
  • Taxi transfer to the restaurants
  • Illuminated toboggan track
  • Toboggan packages at the Lammwirt

More informations about winter hiking

Fun for kids in Grossarl Valley
The valley has acquired a special name for friendliness to children.

Not only the care of the “skiing dwarfs” in the ski kindergarten (from 3 1/2 years) or in the “Kunterbunt Children’s Club” (from six months), but also numerous off-run activities ensure that a winter holiday is never boring for children in Grossarl Valley.

Snowshoe hiking and tobogganing by day and night and many more activities at the Grossarl Recreation Centre, swimming in the indoor swimming pool and much more.

Advantages for families and children in Grossarl Valley

  • Ski kindergarten for children from 3 1/2 years
  • Kunterbunt Children´s Club for children from 6 months
  • Full day care nursery in the Children`s Club
  • Lunchtime supervision in children`s restaurant
  • Child- friendly infrastructure
  • Attractive family packages in Grossarl Valley
  • Easter family- special from March till April
  • Child- policy in some ski restaurants
  • Guided fairytale hike
  • Guided snowshoe walks for children

More informations about Kids & Family

Attractive all-inclusives in the Grossarl Valley
Your holiday can be much cheaper! Price-conscious skiers should consider the lower-season. There are in fact the best packages consisting of accommodation, ski pass, and various additional services.
There are special treats it in the 60 + week in the Lady Ski Week and the Easter family offers - here each participant of the group gets a free ski pass!

More informations about the all-inclusives


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Current information about your summer holiday in Grossarl Valley.

» Download summer folder (in German)
» Cable Car Hiking

Next day of operation with the "Panoramabahn" on 10th October 2015.

Your online skiing diary with Skiline

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Collect Hochbränd bonus points!

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