GOLDEGG – A NATURAL AREA FOR RECREATION
The village of Goldegg is situated on a sunny plateau in the midst of the mountains. Pure nature as it were. Here you can truly switch off, recharge your batteries and rediscover your inner balance. Here you will find the perfect place to bring body, mind and soul into harmony. Outdoor activities, exercise in the fresh air, and relaxation are brought together in the idyllic surroundings of Goldegg am See. Enjoy the quiet location and the proximity to the forest, meadows, and mountains for easy or challenging hikes, (E-)mountain bike tours or relaxing runs.
This region with plenty of sunshine in every season, beautiful nature, and enchanting village with rich traditions and customs, offers a wide range of leisure activities to suit all tastes.
A GREAT CHOICE OF SUMMER EXPERIENCES
At the Goldegg alpine huts, you can enjoy delicious food with a wonderful view – each alpine hut has its own specialty and all of them are worth savouring. You can reach the alpine pastures by hiking or by bike. For a convenient journey, e-mountain bikes are available for rent at the tourist office.
Naturally, a refreshing dive into the lake is ideal while sunbathing on a relaxing day.
The Goldegg Golf Club is another special experience with its 18-hole championship course, which boasts breathtaking views and challenging layouts.
ART & CULTURE AT GOLDEGG CASTLE
Goldegg Castle, dating back to the 14th century, is mirrored in the Moor Lake that lies at its feet and nestles against the church and the historic village center.
In Goldegg, you can easily combine outdoor activities with cultural interests. Behind the walls of the castle, a wide-ranging program of events is offered: Concerts of all styles, exhibitions of regional & internationally renowned artists, lectures and readings, cabarets, theater performances, and much more.
Those who want to learn something new while on vacation have the opportunity to attend painting courses or seminars that deal with issues related to health and zest for life under the title „Encounters”.
Places of interest in Goldegg am See
from the 14th century. Reflects in the Moor Lake, which lies at its feet, and adjoins the church and the historic village center. The castle has magnificent rooms, some of which have been preserved in their original state, and the magnificent Knights’ Hall with its wood paneling. The castle houses a café, the painting academy, the cultural association, and a local history museum. Guided tours are possible to get an insight into the past culture of the citizens and farmers. The comprehensive cultural program includes concerts of all genres, exhibitions of regional & internationally renowned artists, lectures and readings, cabarets, theatrical performances, and much more.
PARISH CHURCH: First mentioned in 1339, with an early gothic crucifixion fresco (around 1330).
The Shepherd’s Chapel on the Meislstein was inaugurated in 1999 and lies a mere 20-minute walking distance from the Meislsteinalm. Its interior conceals artistic carvings by a local sculptor. From the chapel, you have a view of the mighty Hochkönig massif in the north and the Hohe Tauern mountains in the south. A genuine spiritual place, inviting you to pause for a moment of reflection to regain your energy.
GOLDEGG GOLF CLUB: 18 hole championship course
ROHRMOOS FORGE from the 14th century. Exhibition forge open from March – October, every 1st Sat. and Sun. of the month from 1 to 5 pm. Admission free!