Dorfgastein: the holiday destination for active nature lovers

Dorfgastein promises a delightful and varied summer holiday with its diverse choice of outdoor activities. Up in the mountains or down in the valley: There’s something for everyone – from relaxation-seekers to ambitious adventurers.

At an elevation of 2,033 metres, on the Fulseck’s summit, you’ll enjoy breathtaking scenic views from the newly installed Sky Swings, overlooking majestic peaks like the Großglockner and Hochkönig. Or how about going paragliding to experience an unparalleled feeling of freedom?

New this summer

Mountain carting on Fulseck

This summer, Dorfgastein introduced a thrilling new downhill adventure on three wheels: mountain carting. The meeting point for this unique activity is at the Gipfelbahn Fulseck mountain station, where helmets are provided and a brief introduction is given. Ready for an adrenaline-pumping ride down the mountain?

Event highlights in summer

Evening ascents
Evening ascents
to the summit of Fulseck
Experience magical sunsets
“Beinhoat” – the vertical
“Beinhoat” – the vertical
Compete in trail running
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All events in Dorfgastein
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Explore idyllic trails & admire the scenery

Hiking in Dorfgastein

Dorfgastein is an ideal spot for hiking enthusiasts, offering tours for every skill level. You can spend your days exploring a variety of routes from the challenging climbs on Fulseck to the tranquil trails at Lake Spiegelsee.

And what would a day of hiking be without stopping for refreshments? Be sure to visit the local mountain huts along the way, serving both traditional savoury snacks and tempting sweet treats.

Tip: Summit hopping allows you to cover more ground while hiking.

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Biking in Dorfgastein

From the valley up the mountain or vice versa: Dorfgastein caters to all biking preferences and endurance levels. What’s more: You can transport your bike by cable car, allowing you to conserve precious energy for the exhilarating single track.

A family favourite

Children love Dorfgastein

From playgrounds and themed trails to bathing fun at the Solarbad pool: Dorfgastein keeps children delighted and entertained all day long. Families can enjoy a relaxing and carefree holiday filled with fun and adventure.

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Your journey to Dorfgastein
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Sustainability initiatives
Sustainability initiatives
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