Winter holiday in the excursion paradise of Maria Alm Excursion destinations in Salzburger Land
There are many reasons to enjoy a winter holiday in the Hotel Langeck in Maria Alm. For one thing, there is its fantastic location in the Hochkönig ski area, where you are sure to enjoy unforgettable moments of joy. On the other, thanks to the great transport links, many excursion destinations in Salzburger Land can be conveniently accessed by car. Enjoy these unique sights in the Alpine region, which reveal their loveliest aspects in the cold months of the year.
The wellness area is a great place for those of you who prefer to enjoy a leisurely holiday away from the piste in the Hotel Langeck. Here you get to leave day-to-day life behind and re-charge y our batteries. The sauna area which has a traditional wood-fired sauna in the garden and a Finnish blockhouse sauna tempt you to really relax and unwind. As does a swim in the indoor pool, beneath the "starry sky".
The show mine in Leogang
In the show mine, "Schwarzleo", one of the oldest mines in Austria has been brought back to life again. Visitors get to immerse themselves in a long forgotten realm. In contrast to many other show mines, there is no little train to take guests for their tour in Leogang. Rather, you walk in single file through the caves into the inner areas of the mountain. The mine is located at around 1020 metres altitude and is a special experience for young and old alike. The show mine is open to visitors from the middle of December.
Mittersill National Park realms
When in winter metres of snow cover parts of the Hohe Tauern National Park, the National Park realms in Mittersill provide a special excursion destination for locals and holiday guests alike. The recently opened 360° National Park realm is one of the highlights in the museum. Visitors get to watch an inspiring panorama film from the summits in Hohe Tauern National Park spanning the course of the four seasons. The National Park realms in Mittersill are open throughout the year and provide visitors with a breath-taking insight into the variety on offer in the region.
Copper mining museum in Mühlbach and its show caves
The copper mining museum in Mühlbach presents the history of mining in Austria, spanning 4000 years. Countless exhibits amaze visitors of all ages on a regular basis. The show caves just a few minutes’ walk from the museum are particularly exciting. Along with a guide, museum visitors head out on a journey through time spanning 4000 years, and at a total of 15 stations they find out lots of interesting information about mining, drilling, quarrying and blasting techniques. The adventures stations which include a hammer drill, blast simulation and children’s ‘knock’ station are particularly exciting for the museum’s younger visitors. In the winter months the museum is always open on Wednesdays.
The Hotel Langeck is the ideal starting point for an adventure-filled winter holiday at the foot of the Hochkönig. Send your bespoke holiday enquiry now and the Reception team will get back to you shortly with a no-obligation offer.