Hit the slopes in Flachau, one of the top ski resorts in Austria. The village is surrounded by snow-capped peaks and is part of Ski Amadé, one of the largest ski areas in Europe. Overall, the area boasts a huge 760 kilometres of slopes serviced by more than 250 lifts.
In Flachau alone, you can discover more than 100 kilometres of groomed slopes spread across 12 peaks and five valleys. Rent a set of skis and explore the resort or sign up for lessons at one of the snow sports schools. Warm up back in the village with hot chocolate by a blazing fireplace.
Summer transforms Flachau into an outdoor playground. Hike through flower-filled alpine meadows and tackle the high ropes course. Get your pulse racing with exhilarating mountain bike adventures and ride the famous Lucky Flitzer mountain coaster. Rafting tours along the River Salzach will get your adrenaline pumping. The mountains around Flachau are dotted with cosy huts, where you can enjoy platters laden with alpine cheeses, smoked meat and fresh-baked bread.
Flachau is in the Austrian state of Salzburg. The village is a one-hour drive from Salzburg, while trains run between Salzburg and Radstadt in 1.5 hours. From here, it’s a 15-minute drive to Flachau. Salzburg Airport is a one-hour drive away.