Holiday Region of Lungau

in the Southern area of the Salzburg Region

A Summer Holiday Region for those who love Flying, for Athletes, Families and for People seeking Peace and Quiet

The Lungau extends over an area of 1,000 km² and is a real insider tip for athletes and nature lovers looking for an unforgettable holiday in a unique and pristine setting.

The high plateau is 1,000 meters above sea level. 13 unspoilt and unique side valleys join the foothills of the Lower Tauern to form a star shape.

Choose your holiday destination and accommodation in Lungau today!

Wandern im Lungau

Hiking in the Lungau

The well-signposted hiking network in our home region offers magnificent natural destinations for every level of fitness and every challenge.

Our area offers more than 20 themed trails and educational trails for the little ones. The play stations provide variety during a hike. Whether it is the educational forest trail, that of the quiet waters, for the senses,  learning about the sun or the place of execution -there is a trail for every age group!

"Mountainous summit happiness" is possible for every level of fitness and difficulty. Hikes on the gentle Nockberge, challenging trails reaching 3,000 meters? Allow yourself to be convinced!

Radfahren in Mauterndorf

Cycling Holidays and more

If you want to explore the Lungau on two wheels, you are in the right place! 500 kilometers of mountain bike trails offer mountain and valley trips for every level of fitness. Do not miss out on the opportunity to transport your bikes up the mountain in the gondola and then enjoy an awesome descent.

E-bike enthusiasts will find the ultimate cycling experience in Lungau. More than 40 charging stations in the valley and high up at the mountain huts will ensure sufficient energy! Those who want to test the latest models of bikes can rent them from local sports shops.


It is all about Diversity

Not into Mountain Biking or Hiking? The Lungau offers much more.!

Burg Mauterndorf

Relaxation and Slowing Down?

Places of spiritual energy offer the opportunity to find peace. Yoga & Qi Gong on the mountain? Or do you find relaxation while fishing or hunting? Water and warmth cleanse the body, mind and soul. Mountain lakes, outdoor pools and wellness oases offer the opportunity for all of this.

Golfplatz St. Michael

Experiences and Sport?

Sports enthusiasts and exercise buffs can play golf on the 27-hole course in St. Michael. Motorcyclists love the mountain passes and alpine tours. In the Outdoor Parks it is possible to climb high up or  zipline down the Flyingfox. Riders love the feeling of happiness and freedom on horseback. The Mur is ideally suited for adventurous water sports! Canyoning, rafting or kayaking tours all guarantee a degree of excitement.

Almabtrieb im Lungau

Culture and Local Customs?

In addition to the holiday experience in Lungau, cultural events and local customs should not be missed. The cultural association organizes numerous music and theater projects every year.

The yearly Harvest Festival is also present throughout the Lungau with a wealth of festivities. Musical festivals, painting classes  or open-air theater? It is all there for you to enjoy.

Winter can be so beautiful

Experience the Lungau 365 days a year

The winter vacation has just as much to offer as the summer vacation. 4 ski areas attract countless winter sports enthusiasts to our snow-sure and sunny mountain valleys. From the end of November until well after Easter, skiers and snowboarders indulge their passion.
You can choose your personal ski area almost every day. Whether Obertauern, Großeck / Speiereck, Fanningberg or Aineck / Katschberg? Ski schools teach the little ones to ski quickly and with joy. To travel light, rent all of your ski equipment on site. You can get the latest models in the sports shops.

Langlaufen im Lungau

Cross-Country Skiers and Skaters

... love the infinitely long network of trails in the holiday region. Whether classic or skating - everyone has their own track!
The high-altitude trails with guaranteed snow in Schönfeld, Obertauern, Lignitz, Prebersee and Katschberg are particularly popular.l

Skitour im Lungau

Ski-touring, Freeriding & Snowshoe Hiking

These alternative winter sports are particularly popular in our homeland. Trudging through an untouched side valley in winter is unique. Snow-covered mountain slopes, glittering snowfields – give a sense of freedom!

Horse-drawn sleigh rides and winter hikes complete the wide range of winter offers in the Lungau holiday region!