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Outdoor Activities in Salzburg and Bad Gastein

There are some parts of Europe that are completely forgotten in summer months. One such country is Austria. However, Salzburgh is not only a beautiful city that only offers scenic views and great beer but is a home to great outdoor activities. It is the complete package and can offer great value for money. Salzburg's neighbour, Bad Gastein, is a town that has both excellent skiing opportunities during winter, but also resorts that offer outstanding outdoor adventures to tourists so that they have something to look forward to in the summer months.

Outdoor Activities in Salzburgh and Bad Gastein


Salzburgh has Austria’s first self sufficient activity holiday resort called the St. Martin Chalets, which is managed by an Austrian-British couple. This resort offers the much-needed adventure to families and tourists in summer months.

St Martin Chalets is surrounded by beautiful buildings giving spectacular view of the entire city. And it is set around a grand swimming pool and sunbathing area adding to the wide array of outdoor activities.

Daily outdoor activities at this resort include horse-riding, canyoning, rafting, mountain biking, farm visits with animals, golf, fishing, paragliding and hiking.

Staff at Yoho Hostel in Salzburg will guide you through all the possibilities in and around the city; you will be provided with all the a plethora of information on all of the outdoor activities in Salzburgh.

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Bad Gastein

Instead of having the usual vacation, isn’t it better to try something different and go for outdoor activities that all of those outdoor adventure thrill seekers go crazy for? Even if you don’t want fancy hurling yourself off cliff tops there are plenty of other other modes of enjoyment provided outdoors by Bad Gastein that are equally exhilerating.

You can head to a ski-resort and treat yourself at the spa and relax.  Bad Gastein is famous for its spas, and visitors come from around the globe to enjoy the natural thermal waters.

Outdoor activities in Salzurg and Bad Gastein these resorts include skiing, diving and snorkeling.  Water skiing is the new talked about water sport that is enjoyable and thrilling at the same time.

But for those of you who don’t like so much adventure you can just sit and chill by the poolside at Euro Youth Bad Gastein and enjoy the weather.

So if you are looking  get away from the tourist crowds in some of the larger cities and have an outdoor adventure filled trip, then Salzburgh and Bad Gastein are the right places to be.

Outdoor Activities in Salzburg and Bad Gastein
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