Sports adventures in the county of Salzburg in Austria: the ultimate holiday fun
- All our guests benefit from 10-15% discount on all tours and offers (rafting, canyoning, paragliding, climbing) by our partner rafting center in Taxenbach, just 20 minutes away from castle Saalhof (www.raftingcenter.com).
- Canyoning, rafting and kayaking in Zell am See are - wild water adventures you will never forget. Come on, the mountain rivers are waiting!
Canyoning, Rafting and KajakingIf hiking is too comfortable for your taste, why not set out on a canyoning tour through wild ravines, impressive gorges, mysterious caves, raging mountain rivers and thundering waterfalls? The canyoning tour of the Kitzloch gorge near Taxenbach is one of the most spectacular tours of the Austrian Alps. Adventurous summer guests love the diversity of hiking, climbing, waterfall jumping. Canyoning & rafting in Zell am See are the highlights of your activity holidays in Austria in summer.
Saalach river is one of the most popular rafting rivers in Austria. An eleven kilometre (seven Miles) wild water course of an intermediate difficulty level will excite you with obstacles of waves and turbulences you have to outplay with the help of your rafting guide. The wild water course is a thrilling alternative to the leisurely kayaking at Lake Zell. Powerful currents and challenging paddling passages will make a ride on the wild waters of the county of Salzburg your sporting holiday highlight.
Climbing- Get Started – Introductory courses:The rock climbing courses are conducted in the “Gasteinerklamm”. This deep and wide gorge, with towering cliffs, offers a wide variety of climbing routes of varying difficulty in spectacular natural surroundings. Instruction is structured to individual abilities and is guaranteed to satisfy everyone from beginner to experienced climber. Basic courses teach you the most up-to-date climbing techniques, top-roping and abseiling as well as rope handling and how to correctly tie knots. Qualified instructors and all necessary climbing equipment are included in the programme.
ParaglidingFly like a bird… one of the oldest dreams of mankind. Join our team of experienced pilots who are waiting to share their fascination and love for flying with you, an experience that will never be forgotten. It takes just a few short steps on a gently sloped field and you are off! Before you are aware of it, you have left the ground and are smoothly gliding through the air with the valley far below.
No previous experience is required to be a paragliding passenger. Anyone aged between 6 and 90 years (20 kg to 120 kg or 3 to 19 stone) can participate. Normal hiking or ski clothing is all you need to bring.
We offer Tandem flights year round in several resorts. Weather and wind permitting you can choose to fly in: Zell am See, Rauris, Dorfgastein or St. Johann i. P.