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Family holidays in Ausseerland Salzkammergut


The Ausseerland offers numerous excursion destinations for young and old.

Finally spending time again with the whole family and going on excursions together. From A for Alpine Garden, where alpine plants, perennials and woody plants as well as rarities from all over the world can be admired on an area of 12,000 square metres. To Z for “Zillenschifffahrt”, a nostalgic experience on the Salza reservoir, where you pass a romantic waterfall and rock faces up to 500 metres high.

Excursion tips that make children's eyes light up

Loser, Altaussee, Rodelvergnügen | © TVB Ausseerland - Salzkammergut/Tom Lamm
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  • Altaussee

Toboggan Run Loser

With the toboggan with the chairlifts Loser-Jet I and DSB II up and then briskly down into the valley.
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Bootsvermietung und Café Hillbrand | © Waltraud Loitzl
  • Grundlsee

Boat rental Hillbrand

If you are looking for fun on the Grundlsee with friends and family, determine your own boat trip in the electric and...
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Kinderspielplatz Seeklause Grundlsee | © TVB Ausseerland - Salzkammergut/Loitzl
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  • Grundlsee

Children's playground Seeklause

Right next to the Grundlsee at the beginning of the lake is the playground "Seeklause".
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Beach Volleyball, Altaussee, Trisselwand | © Viola Lechner
  • Altaussee

Beach Volleyball Court Altaussee

In the lake park directly at the Altaussee lake.
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Child-friendly hikes for family holidays

Hiking is fun for the entire family. To ensure that children also enjoy it, it is important to select child-friendly trails.

Accessible by public transport
Die schönste Laufstrecke auf der Welt | Gerhard Ziermayer | © Ausseerland
Ausseerland-Salzkammergut easy Closed
Route 7,5 km
Duration 1:10 h

Around the lake Altaussee

Schautafel am Ödensee | © Ausseerland
Ausseerland-Salzkammergut easy Closed
Route 9,3 km
Duration 2:39 h

Naturerlebnis Ödensee

Accessible by public transport
Pension Waldruhe, Grundlsee, Eingang mit Rosen | © Sandro Kumric
Ausseerland-Salzkammergut easy Open
Route 4,4 km
Duration 1:20 h

Stroller Tour: R. Eybner Promenade to Grundlsee

Accessible by public transport
Die Blaa Alm mit dem Loser | Roland Hosp | © Ausseerland
Ausseerland-Salzkammergut easy Closed
Route 10,6 km
Duration 3:30 h

Hike to the Blaa Alm

Accessible by public transport
Grundlsee, Blick von Gößl über den See | Hermann Rastl | © Ausseerland
Ausseerland-Salzkammergut easy Closed
Route 18,6 km
Duration 5:30 h

Pleasure hike from Grundlsee to Lake Toplitzsee

Accessible by public transport
Zimitzalm in Grundlsee | Theresa Schwaiger | © Ausseerland
Grundlsee medium Closed
Route 8,0 km
Duration 3:30 h

Hike to the Zimitzalm

Accessible by public transport
6-Seen-Wanderung Tauplitzalm | © Tourismusverband Ausseerland - Salzkammergut/T. Lamm
Ausseerland-Salzkammergut medium Closed
Route 14,8 km
Duration 5:30 h

6-lakes hike on the Tauplitzalm

Accessible by public transport
Tauplitzer Wasserfall | Katrin Kerschbaumer | © TVB Ausseerland Salzkammergut
Ausseerland-Salzkammergut easy Closed
Route 6,8 km
Duration 2:00 h

Hike to the Tauplitz waterfall

All playgrounds in the region

Here you can find an overview from Altaussee to Tauplitz.

Time out for mothers

Let yourself be pampered from head to toe once again. While the rest of the family goes on hikes, bike tours or on other experiences in nature, mothers relax at a spa or expand their knowledge in exciting workshops.

Leisure activities for fathers

Fathers can also pursue their hobbies during a family holiday in Ausseerland. At barbecue courses, in the spirits school or while fishing, they learn new things and enjoy the peace and quiet at the fishing spots of the beautiful lakes.

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        Swimming fun in Ausseerland

In summer at the lakes and outdoor pools, in winter at the thermal baths. Jump into the cool water, slide as often as you like and discover new water sports - bathing fun awaits families in Ausseerland all year round.

Ausseerland lakes

Winter holiday with the entire family in Ausseerland

In the winter months, Ausseerland is transformed into a real family paradise. Spacious slopes, dedicated family runs and practice lifts - the perfect conditions for gaining your first skiing experience await you in the small, fine ski areas.

And also away from the slopes, the Aussee winter invites you to activities in the snow-covered landscape. Whether it's winter hiking, cross-country skiing or the absolute family pleasure - sledging.

Accommodation for family holidays between Altaussee and Tauplitz

Whether in a fully equipped holiday flat, in an idyllic alpine hut or in a family-friendly hotel - the accommodation in Ausseerland-Salzkammergut warmly welcomes parents and children.

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Hint: In the summer months, it's worth looking out for the low-priced summer clou packages.