About the area
Bad Gastein itself is a very hilly town, built up of a rock wall and has many beautiful buildings that together create a cozy and charming atmosphere. Bad Gastein was formerly known as an exclusive spa town. You can visit Felsentherme, where you can bathe in hot mineral-containing water, directly from the underground sources, or try one of the many saunas.
ACTIVITIESBiking & HikingGalleries & exhibitionsRafting & canonyingSport fieldsClimbingAdventure ParkFishingArchery & 3D archeryHorse Riding
AREACity height1640 mBike trailsYesHiking & running trailsYesLifts open YesBike rentalYes
The holiday region Katschberg is located directly between the border of Carinthia and Salzburger Land and unites the best of both Austrian states – the stunning nature and mountain landscape. The region Katschberg links three villages – Katschberghöhe on the mountain, Rennweg in Carinthia and St. Margarethen in Salzburg Lungau in the valleys.
In the summertime you can enjoy Katschhausen(a park for children) with the family. At Katschhausen you can: visit the children’s zoo or let the children loose on the many bridges and slides and the water world. You can also experience a great golf course at the local club. If you like to wander, this is something you can explore at the Nockberge biosphere park. This paradise for mountaineers can be explored in many different ways with 216 square kilometres of landscape.
See webcams in Katschberg HERE.
Upcoming events in Katschberg can be seen HERE.
AUSTRIA INSPIRATION & INFORMATION
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