Bad Gastein in Salzburger Land offers holidays for all senses, all year long.

Powdery snow and white peaks

You want powder. White slopes and a varied programme off track. You are searching for freedom, panorama, and variety. Here in Bad Gastein, you will hit pay dirt! From the Gasteiner Valley, you can reach five peaks. Be it adrenaline rush or domestic bliss. Freeriders and cross-country skiers will get their money’s worth in Sportgastein, beginners and the well-advanced celebrate skiing fun in the ski area Schlossalm-Angertal-Stubnerkogel. And with the shuttle service, the ride to the ski slopes is always comfortable.
Its unparalleled offer of leisure activities in winter makes Bad Gastein pure diversity. Here you are in the winter paradise of the Salzburger Land.

Skiing & freeriding

The Gasteiner lift network shows you the winter season in all its glory: varied slopes for beginners to top-notchers with numerous rustic ski huts for small breaks in between; great, modern lift and cable car systems.

Ski touring

Conquer the mountain without a ski lift or cable car? Yes, you can while ski touring in the Gasteiner valley. Here you find marked ski tours for beginners and routes in free-range for well-advanced.

Cross-country skiing

Gastein offers its visitors varied cross-country trails in divine scenery. Cross-country skiing or skating on over 40 km of trail network.


Often used as means of transport less than a hundred years back by local mountain farmers, sleigh rides are an exciting attraction at Bellevue Alm. You can also ride in the evening with lit up pistes all the way down to the valley.


Alone or in a guided tour: Mountain landscapes are explored best, fitted with snowshoes, be it over untouched deep snow or beaten tracks.

Sleigh rides

Explore the snow-capped Gasteiner valley cuddled up in a blanket. With the whole family or in cosy togetherness. A sleigh ride enchants all ages.