Holiday Pleasure in the Valley of the Alpine Pastures
Unrestricted Winter in the Valley of the Alpine Pastures

Around 400km of well signposted hiking trails await discovery. The Salzburger Almenweg also goes through Großarl. How about a hike from alpine pasture to alpine pasture - without a bag? About 40 managed Alpine huts, with home-made delicacies, wait in the idyllic valley of the alpine pastures.

The multiple award-winning slopes of the Großarltal-Dorfgastein ski area are what make Großarl in winter so unique. Winter sports enthusiasts can enjoy slopes with guaranteed snow and vast ski touring areas. Looking for a snow-shoe hike? Enjoy one of the guided tours to the locals’ favourite haunts.

Pure Relaxation in the Holiday Town of Großarl

In the Pongauer resort of Großarl, pure relaxation awaits, variety for the whole family and enjoyment for all the senses. This picture book village is surrounded by imposing mountain ranges with picturesque nature ready for adventure. All year round there is a lot to do in Großarl, regardless of the season. Whether in the spring, when nature just wakes from her winter sleep and the Großarler welcome in the new year with their traditional customs. Or in the summer on the “Valley of the Alpine Pastures”, when the “Scythers” invite you into one of the around 40 farmed Alpine huts and spoil hungry hikers with their homemade delicacies. The golden hiking autumn in Großarltal is also very popular. As soon as the snow has covered the landscape like a thick blanket, the Skiwelt Amadè with its 760 perfectly prepared downhill runs entices. For Snowshoe and Ski Touring fans, Grossarl is known as a true winter paradise

Attractions in Großarl

  • Aigen Chapel: From this magnificent chapel there is an impressive view over the town centre of Großarl
  • Schuflicker Lake: at the foot of the legendary Schuflicker lies this lake with the same name. Legends swirl around the mystical Schuflicker Lake
  • Mountain Pastures such as the idyllic Bichlalm: Whether on foot or on a Mountain Bike, this Mountain Pasture is a real insider’s tip.

Enjoyment Region Großarler Mountain Cheese

Completely healthy Herbs, fresh mountain air and lots of peace – here the cows on the Großarl Mountain Pastures have the best conditions to give the best milk. From this valuable ingredient, delicious mountain cheese is made. Flavoured with spicy alpine herbs and covered with a delicious grease, it is served after a sufficient ripening time. The “Sauakas” (a sour cheese)  is popular with visitors and locals alike. Best served with a piece of fresh farm bread.. Hmmm… Further information here Enjoyment Region Großarler Mountain Cheese.


Tourismusverband Großarl
Markt 11
5611 Großarl


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