THE SIMPLE WAY INTO THE MOUNTAINS WITH GREAT FUN FACTOR
The mountains are just as imposing as the sea: whoever hasn't grown up there has the greatest respect for them. However the mountains are an incomparable natural space, which offers not only tranquillity and relaxation but also action, excitement and fun. Far away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life the body, spirit and soul can take a deep breath, relax and there’s still plenty of fun there too. Flachau offers the best conditions for active summer holidays in the mountains both for beginners as well as passionate mountaineers and the whole family too. The valley is wide, the summits offer great views, the lifts are comfortable and there is lots of choice too. Most of the hiking paths are easy to intermediate, but all of them offer exceptional views of the Salzburger mountains. Traditional mountain huts along the well-signposted and safe paths will entice you to stop, have a rest and relax. But that's not all, as the mountains around Flachau are also the ideal terrain for adventurous bike rides, fun sports, adventures and activity programmes.
From the 13th to 14th August the mountain bikers in Flachau will turn night into day again. The Bike Night Flachau, now in its sixth round, attracts the best in their profession to the Salzburger Land to prove their endurance in the mountain bike marathon with an exceptional race mode. And this, without a doubt, is necessary, as for two hours the bikers compete for every bike length on the challenging 4.5km circuit with 200m of ascent per lap.
Do you love variety and do you need a piece of the action as well? Then come to Flachau. Here in the heart of the Salzburger mountains, you can enjoy trendy fun sports in all their varieties, experience hikes with impressive peaks and have fun at the huts as well as amazing bike tours for all levels of fitness. The idyllic countryside between the Dachstein and Tauern massifs is your constant companion.
It was an amazing World Cup week in Flachau full of sporting excitement and emotions