Active holidays in the mountains
Summer on the Hochkönig
Fun & enjoy
Summer in the mountains
Here, nestling in the Austrian Alps is the Hotel Bachschmied, an ideal starting point for all your activities. Located directly at the Schwarzeckalm Bahn, which also operates in the summer, you get to explore the lovely mountains on extended hikes to traditional alpine inns, on the speedy bike trails, on trekking and climbing tours and during countless other activities. The Hochkönig Card enables you to use the cable cars free of charge, even in the summer.
Whether it is rest and relaxation or fun and activities that you are looking for, the region around the Hochkönig and the Steinernes Meer provides so many opportunities to fill your time while on holiday. Activities, such as:
Hiking Mountain-biking and E-biking Trekking and climbing tours Tennis, golf, horse-riding All sorts of fun sports such as rafting, canyoning, paragliding... Fast motorbike routes, like the Großglockner alpine road, Obertauern, Gasteinertal tour, Zillertaler altitude road, tour of Lake Wolfgangsee, Berchtesgaden alpine road
Explore the region
The region is also here waiting to be discovered, you are right in the thick of an area which has so many cultural attractions and wonderful scenery, as well as sights to visit. Excursions to the impressive natural spectacles, such as:
Saalachtaler ‘Natural Forces’
World of the Ice Giants, Werfen
The city of Salzburg
Salzburg open-air museum
And many more.
Your hosts will of course a few insider tips for you too.
Holidays on the Hochkönig
With the ski lift right on the hotel doorstep you are right in the thick of the action, in one of the loveliest family ski areas in Austria - the Hochkönig ski area in Maria Alm.
Summer holds many charms too in store on the Hochkönig, the fantastic mountainous landscape in the heart of the Austrian Alps provides countless opportunities for your holiday.