SUMMER HOLIDAY IN SCHLADMING-DACHSTEIN
ENJOY THE ALPS
Schladming-Dachstein is one of the most popular summer resorts in Austria, a spectacular alpine resort loved by family and friends! On top of being located in this beautiful alpine valley 90km southeast of Salzburg, it offers a wide array of activities for all interests, ages and abilities.
Here, you can relax by the breath-taking mountain lakes, hike on the famous hiking trails and discover the fun of canyoning. You can bring your family and friends to the thrilling summer toboggan run, feel the adrenaline in a mountain go-kart or simply spend the day by one of the many adventure pools.
If you want to learn how to paraglide, find a new hiking route high up in the Alps or be taken on a mountain biking adventure with a guide, the schools in Schladming-Dachstein will be there to help you achieve and experience all you can.
While Schladming-Dachstein will keep you busy, it will also keep you well fed! You can find lots of great restaurants serving different types or food and traditional ‘Hütten’ all around town or up in the mountains.
Whatever you’re looking for on your trip, we at EmmaFerien will do our very best to make sure you find it!
LIVE IN THE HEART OF SCHLADMING
Schladming is a beautiful small town, which forms the centre of the Schladming-Dachstein region. It is beloved by locals and tourists alike, and offers the charm of a traditional Austrian alpine town along with all the activities one could dream of.
The town offers culture, sports, adventure, sightseeing and relaxation as well as numerous restaurants, cafés and shops.
Maybe you would like to have a picnic on an alpine top with breath-taking views? Maybe you would like to order delicious foods and drinks somewhere in the charming town centre? Maybe you want to feel the adrenaline rushing through your body as you’re flying through the air on a Zipline? There is an endless variety of activities available, and there will always be something to suit everyone.
Schladming is a historic but modern town surrounded by nature in its best form. It is always growing in popularity amongst tourists – once you’ve visited, you will understand why!
Summer Card Activities
Loads of activities Included for free
The Summercard gives you free admission to over 100 attractions, as well as up to a 50% discount on countless others. The best part is, when you stay with us you will receive the Schladming-Dachstein Summercard for free!
Whether you love adrenaline-filled activities, relaxing by a nice pool or lake, exploring the mountains or fun family-friendly activities, the Summercard will be able to offer you something!
Emma Ferien is a Summercard partner which means that you get the summer card for free from us when you check in. The card is valid for the duration of your stay, and includes a little bit of something for everyone.
Hiking & Sports
You will find lots of hiking and other sport activities included in the Schladming-Dachstein Summercard.
Why not join one of the many guided hikes, visit the tallest water fall in Styria, go mountain biking or learn how to paraglide?
Families & Kids
Schladming and Dachstein offer the perfect summer holiday for families with children of all ages.
You will find everything from adventure parks to easy hikes, donkey rides and indoor climbing. There is even a kids forest park for the really small ones!
Pools & Lakes
The area offers a wide variety of pools and lakes for the whole family to enjoy.
You will find both indoor and outdoor pools as well as numerous lakes you can relax by. Enjoy the mountain scenery while the small ones are playing nearby.
During the summer you will find a total of 7 open lifts in Schladming-Dachstein.
One of them is the Dachstein cable car that will take you to the top of the glacier where you can enjoy amazing views and visit the Ice Palace. The Summercard also gives you discounts for the two lifts in Obertraun and Tauplitz.
The Summercard offers entrance to many museums in Schladming, Dachstein and nearby villages.
Pay a visit to the Schladming Town Museum and learn more about the history of the area or take a trip to the Alpine museum to view rock samples, fossils & research findings.
Buses & Tolls
Often there are transfer services available to take you to the different activities and areas around Schladming-Dachstein.
If your driving on your own then you will access the Dachstein road, connecting Ramsau with the foot of the highest mountain in Styria, for free.
More Summer Activities
Schladming is a mountain biking paradise for beginners as well as experienced riders. You can ride on 930 km worth of routes and downhill trails taking you all around Schladming-Dachstein as well as to neighbouring serene scenes.
There are also numerous bike tours available.
Lakes & Pools
As on of the most water rich areas in the Alps, Schladming-Dachstein has hundreds of lakes in and around the mountains as well as many swimming pools – both indoors and outdoors.
Go for a relaxing swim in a lake with the beautiful towering mountains in your view, or maybe go to one of the adventure pools filled with fun slides and jumps for a fun day in the sun.
For example, the local Leisure park Pichl not only home to one of the cleanest lakes in the province, but also offers summer sports for all ages and playgrounds in the area.
If you fancy a pool rather than a lake, the Erlebnisbad-Schladming is a large swimming, sport and adventure complex in central Schladming equipped with saunas, pool slides and other activities.
SWIMMING & LEISURE
LEISURE PARK PICHL
Within a 30 minute drive you will find two of Austria’s oldest and most beautiful 18-hole golf courses, as well as a natural 10-hole course in Kobaldhof. While the 18-hole courses are more challenging, there is still opportunity for novice players on these courses. The 10-hole course is also well suited for novices and experienced players alike. Consisting of 3 hectares of land you will find beautiful scenes and plays in the green landscapes of Steiermark.
In total you will find 5 golf courses within an 80km radius of Schladming, and with your special Golf Safari ticket you can play on all of them!
DACHSTEIN TAUERN GOLF CLUB (18 Hole)
SCHLOSS PICHLARN GOLFCLUB (18 Hole)
KOBALDHOF´S NATURAL GOLF COURSE (10 Hole)
In one of Austria’s premium hiking locations, you will find everything ranging from family-friendly scenic routes to challenges that will send the hearts of the more experienced racing.
Explore the 2000km of footpaths through guided multi-day tours or one-day excursions with one of the many guides available to you, or simply head up one of the mountains to experience the crisp fresh air during lunch at one of the huts.
You will not be disappointed by the breathtaking views of Schladming & Dachstein in the wonderful Austrian Alps.
In Schladming-Dachstein you can choose from a broad range of adventurous activities! You can try canyoning, rafting, mountain go-karting, paragliding, shooting down the mountain on a bike in the downhill park, climbing and so much more!
Whether you want a little bit of excitement, or an intense adrenaline kick Schladming-Dachstein will have something to offer. Find fun family activities out in the waterfalls and trees, learn to solo paraglide around the alpine terrain, or fly through the air next to your friends on a massive zip-line.
Best of all is that almost all of these holiday adventures are included in your Summercard!
CABLE CARS SUMMER
GET TO THE TOP
In the summer there are 2 lifts open in the Schladming-Dachstein area, taking you to various beautiful mountain summits with traditional restaurants, spanning views and hiking opportunities available at the top.
With the Summercard, which you will receive for free when staying with us, you will even be able to ride most of the lifts for free!
|Preunegg Jet Gondelbahn*||8||1030m||1740m|
|Schladminger Planai-Bahn I*||6||751m||1351m|
|Schladminger Planai-Bahn II*||6||1351m||1825m|
*One return trip on one lift per day**One return trip per 7 days