More than 120 km of slopes for skiers just close by is a guarantee of well spent time. Additionaly, ski area of Hochkönig is part of the popular Ski Amade, which comprises 760 km of slopes accompanied by ski huts offering wide variety of traditional culinary experiences. If you prefer another activity, there are plenty possibilities for ski touring, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing or winter hiking.
Fantastic nature, hilly mountains with amazing views are ideal for hiking adventure with more than 340 km of marked routes. Region can be challenging for cycling lovers. Mountain and road bikers or even e-bikers are very welcomed. Enthusiasts of climbing, rafting or golf will find their happiness for sure, too. It is only your choice which one of the endless outdoor activity you choose.
City is situated within the Northern Limestone Alps, in the valley of the Salzach river, about 50 km south of the state capital Salzburg. It is surrounded by the Hochkönig massif in the west, part of the Berchtesgaden Alps, the Tennen Mountains in the northeast, and the Salzburg Slate Alps in the southeast. City offers many shopping opportunities and is well known for the final competition of the traditional Four Hills Tournament in ski jumping.