Excursion tips

Summit playgrounds, children's activities and natural spectacles in the region

Up the mountain and into family fun! Children will certainly never be bored with us, because you and your family will find a huge selection of exciting offers in Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn: playgrounds, slackline courses, Timoks Coaster, the mountain of the senses and numerous themed hiking trails.


The mountain of the senses delights visitors young and old at the Leoganger Asitz. In the sense of the park at the Asitzbahn middle station, over 30 stations can be explored and tried out. The scented tree, giant tongue, rope loop path, suspension bridge and much more invite you to consciously see, hear, smell, touch and taste.

You can experience a special moment of relaxation with your loved ones around the reservoir in the new “Stille Wasser am Asitz” area with a floating platform, a Kneipp area, numerous water elements and comfortable loungers.

Particularly popular in the summer heat: Leo’s water world with a walk-in waterfall, water Kneipp pool and integrated barefoot path. Here your little ones can splash around as much as they want.

The “LeoKlang” summer toboggan run directly at the Asitzbahn mountain station ensures fun and special sound experiences for all visitors.

The slightly older children can enjoy an unforgettable flying experience in the middle of the breathtaking Leogang mountains. On the 1,600 meter long Flying Fox XXL is well secured and goes down into the valley on the steel cable slide at a top speed of 130 km/h.

Mountain bikers find happiness on two wheels in the Leogang Bike Park. The Riders Playground at the valley station is Europe's largest beginner's bike park and serves as a training area for the first experiences on the bike - a "playground" for young and old.

At the Asitzbahn middle station in Leogang you can find valuable information about the little flowering companions on the herb and alpine plant trail. Around 170 herbs and alpine plants are presented in the lovingly designed area on the mountain of the senses. If you are also interested in medical, homeopathic and folk healing effects, there are explanations on display boards and in the free medicinal herb folder available on site.



Daring action fans are in the right place at Timoks Alm at the Streuboden middle station in Fieberbrunn. While the cool “Timoks Alpine Coaster” takes you downhill quickly over the “Kaiserwelle”, “Giant Snake” and “360° Carousel”, balance and concentration are required in Timok’s forest ropes course. Timok's climbing park and the fallow deer enclosure are also waiting to be discovered by your family.

New from summer 2019: Timok's low water area. A museum on the mountain? Sure! In the Wildalm area there is the digital circular hiking trail “Museum goes Wild” - which was developed in collaboration with the Tyrolean state museums. Equipped with a smartphone and your own app, you can find out interesting and surprising facts about the flora, fauna and geology around the Wildseeloder at ten stations on Europe's first digital circular hiking trail. Perfect for combining hiking with the family and learning new and interesting things.

For anyone who wants to reach high, the Himmel & Henne panoramic via ferrata offers the perfect opportunity to do so. The via ferrata is a simple, scenic fixed rope route to the summit of the “Henne”. There are four routes available on this via ferrata with levels of difficulty A - D - for families with children, the panoramic route (A/B) over the ridge is a good introduction to via ferrata.


Saalbach Hinterglemm

Whether exciting experiences with the goblin Kodok at “Berg Kodok” or the “Expedition Kodok” on the Reiterkogel in Hinterglemm – hiking is everything but boring. A hike in the footsteps of the clown Montelino on “Montelino’s Adventure Trail”, “Montelino’s Wild Feeding” and “Montelino’s Water Place” at Kohlmais in Saalbach will certainly remain in your and your loved ones’ memories forever.

The adventurous playground at the summit of the Schattberg and the beginner-friendly “Monti Line” bike route on Kohlmais make children’s eyes light up.


Children's celebrations on the mountain, such as the "Kodok Children's Festival on the Reiterkogel", the "Montelino Children's Festival on the Kohlmais" and the popular family hikes between the Kohlmais in Saalbach and the Asitz in Leogang are a real highlight for families.

The Teufelswasser extends a few meters after the popular Lindlingalm. The mountain summer in Saalbach Hinterglemm has now gained another attraction. The “magical” world of the valley end-Teufelswasser is a spacious theme park that leads past many play and wellness stations related to the element of water. There is a Kneipp pool as well as a fish pond, forest playhouse, mill wheel, rock pool, cave path, alpine herb path as well as stone dragon area, fairies and dwarf kingdom and dancing forest spirits. The corresponding rest areas were also taken into account in the planning.

Golden Gate & Treetop walkway

The highest treetop hiking trail in Europe is located at the end of the Saalbach Hinterglemm valley. In combination with the “Golden Gate Bridge of the Alps”, the excursion destination represents a project that is unique in the world. The bridge is part of the treetop walkway, it is up to 42 m high and spans the end of the valley at the origin of the Saalach. The crossing offers a breathtaking panoramic view.

The 600 m long walkway is the scenic center point of the Baumspitzeweg. A massive larch wood structure – up to 30m above the forest floor – with stairs, towers, platforms and bridges.

High ropes park

In the idyllic Saalbach Hinterglemm valley head there are several courses at different levels from 3 to 40 meters high. There are new challenges for courage and skill, fun tasks, unusual views and, above all, lots of fun! Various elements and stations require climbing, balancing, sliding and swinging over a variety of rope and bridge structures. Safety is the top priority in the high ropes park. Every participant is permanently connected to the lifeline and is doubly insured.

Jump&Slide Park

Surrounded by an impressive mountain panorama at the source of the Saalach river is the new jump and slide park with an eight-meter-high jump tower, a trampoline area and a freestyle ramp for cool sessions in a chilled atmosphere.

Medicinal herbal path

Is a normal herbal route too boring for you and your family? Then you should visit the Reiterkogel, because it is located at 1,544 m above sea level. More than 80 medicinal plants and alpine flowers from the region grow in the lovingly landscaped area right next to the Reiteralm.

Motor activity pathway

This runs along the Saalach promenade between Jausern and Saalbach. Skill, balance and fitness are trained at a total of 24 stations.

Glemmy Offroadpark

Year-round quad off-road experience tours in a 60,000 m² area. Quad and rally karting on our own course in Viehhofen. Offer for adults and children.


Excursion destinations in the area

Wild & Adventure Park Ferleiten

Directly in front of the toll booth on Grossglocknerstrasse is the Ferleiten Wildlife Park. More than 200 animals native to the Alps live here on around 15 hectares. The walking time through the park is about an hour. The paths are suitable for strollers and wheelchairs.

In the adventure park you will find numerous game stations on 20,000 m² in the middle of an impressive mountain world. Entry to the adventure park is free.

Meals are provided in the adjacent restaurant. Parents can keep an eye on their children playing in the adventure park from the inn's terrace.

Water worlds Krimml

Here water becomes a unique attraction. Regardless of whether it is a natural spectacle, a waterfall center, an aqua scenario or an aqua park – this experience concept delights young and old and guarantees a breathtaking view of the power of water.

The new waterfall center is an ideal starting point for a visit to the Krimml Waterfalls.

National Park Center Mittersill

Award-winning national park worlds – the museum you can touch. An impressive world of adventure under roof – in the heart of the Hohe Tauern National Park.

Ten experience stations (e.g. treasure chamber with 3D adventure cinema, glacier world with Pasterze time wheel) bring visitors up close to nature and make the high mountain habitat understandable. The absolute highlight is the 360° panoramic cinema, unique in the world, with an overwhelming soundscape.

High mountain water reservoirs Kaprun

There is a lot to discover at the Kaprun high mountain water reservoirs: adventure trail with game stations, Lärchwand inclined elevator (Europe's largest open inclined elevator), masonry dam tours, electricity adventure world, Höhenburg via ferrata arena, culinary delicacies in the mountain restaurant and on the Fürthermoaralm. At the high mountain water reservoirs you can experience the perfect mix of nature and technology, in the middle of the high mountain world of the Hohe Tauern at over 2,000 m.

City Salzburg

It is a playful lightness that makes Salzburg, this cosmopolitan city in miniature, so unmistakable. When strolling through Salzburg's old town, the sights are at your feet: the cathedral, Mozartplatz, the horse trough, Getreidegasse, Hohensalzburg Fortress and much more.

Excellent galleries and museums invite you to marvel and wonder. However you want to discover Salzburg: on foot, by horse-drawn carriage, by boat, by bike, by bus, alone or accompanied by a Salzburg city guide - the city will be happy to reveal its secrets to you from very different perspectives.
A variety of excursion destinations in the surrounding areas of Salzburg can be explored on tours.

House of nature

Salzburg's most popular museum shows nature at its most exciting: from fascinating underwater worlds in the aquarium to extraterrestrial experiences in the space hall, from prehistoric dinosaurs to a journey into the human body.

Another highlight: research and experimentation in Austria's most diverse science center.

Zoo Salzburg

Around 1,400 animals and 150 animal species are at home in natural, spacious outdoor areas on the 14 hectare zoo grounds. Among other things, you can admire white rhinos, jaguars, Alpine ibexes and free-flying griffon vultures here. In just a short time, zoo visitors experience the diversity of the animal world of Eurasia, South America and Africa!

Salt worlds Hallein

On the trail of “white gold” to the roots of Salzburg.

Salt used to be called “white gold”: And in fact, the deposits in the Dürrnberg near Hallein, which were created millions of years ago, form the treasury of the Salzburg region. The Celts mined this precious gift from the mountain around 2,500 years ago, as the impressive traces they left behind prove.