Twice the experience – Summer in Wagrain-Kleinarl
In Wagrain-Kleinarl, you can experience just how impressively beautiful a summer in SalzburgerLand can be. The glorious setting and the countless recreational opportunities of Salzburg’s mountain world make every visit a true joy. Summer in Wagrain-Kleinarl – that’s twice the exerpience.
2 towns – countless opportunities
If you are hunting for the ideal destination for an active summer holiday in SalzburgerLand, you will quickly find what you are looking for in Wagrain-Kleinarl. Thanks to the outstanding infrastructure, you are able to experience all of the activities in the region perfectly. Action-packed sports and adventures for the whole family await right outside your front door. Here, against the picturesque backdrop of the Ennskraxn, you will quickly leave the grey daily routine far behind.
Twice the scenery … for heights of enjoyment!
With so many mountains, it is very easy to lose your bearings. Not to worry. The simplest way is to ask one of the locals. They will not only send you off in the right direction, they will probably share one or two personal tips with you for your next hiking expedition. The Wagrain-Kleinarl hiking area attracts happy wanderers with its traditional alpine pastures, along with mountain huts where you can enjoy the impressive views at the same time as you do the delicious regional food.
Twice the nature … Refreshing hiking destinations
One extremely popular excursion destination is the Jägersee, a lake just 4 km outside of Kleinarl. Even those less-active summer holidaymakers can reach this lake in very comfortably, either by car or public transportation. If, however, you really want to earn that hearty snack, you will find your reward 700 vertical meters higher up: The Tappenkarsee draws hikers, not only because of its overwhelming mountain views, but also with two mountainn huts (open in summer) as well as a refuge shelter run by the Austrian Alpine Association.
Twice the family … fun for the whole family
WAGRAINi’s Grafenberg is a destination jam-packed with excitement and variety, a world of unforgettable nature and mountain experiences – including more than 30 oversized adventure stations. Setting out from the mountain terminal of the Grafenbergbahn lift, kids of all ages can look forward to all kinds of fun and action. To begin with, your journey takes you across the Grafenbergsee to the biggest bouncy pillow in Austria (which you can reach either by raft or a footbridge). You now continue down the 20 meters-long Hachau slide to a low-ropes course, then to “Swing Forest” with a giant 12 meters-high pendulum swing. After this, you will come to a two-story climbing station, followed by the “Path of Fascination”, before finally returning to the Grafenbergbahn lift. All of the attractions on this path can also be reached very easy by prams.
Twice the adrenaline … where everyone kicks it into high gear
A true paradise awaits bikers in Wagrain-Kleinarl from springtime to autumn. In the Wagrain mountain-bike park (closed in 2021), countless obstacles and trails set the pulses of freeriders pounding in pure anticipation. All of the equipment you need for the many challenges the park has in store, can be obtained right here in town. Road cyclists, too, find their own personal piece of heaven in this biking region, able to experience the mountain world of Salzburg from its most beautiful perspective.
Twice the action … let the music play!
In Wagrain-Kleinarl, one event follows the other. Such as on the market square in Wagrain, where many bands perform on those balmy Salzburg summer evenings. The spectrum ranges from folk to jazz, accompanied by a fantastic culinary program in its own right, all combining to make this holiday region a true magnet for visitors in the warmer months.
Twice the enjoyment … with a traditional touch
When our fertile meadows and pastures produce their bounty at the height of summer, Wagrain-Kleinarl becomes the scene for many traditional folk customs and celebrations. At the Pumpkin Festival, you do ot only have the chance to admire some particular large specimens, there is also a wide selection of delicious food made out of pumpkins for you to discover and sample. The highlight of Harvest Festival season is the traditional Almabtrieb parade and Harvest Festival fair, where guests’ taste buds are enchanted with typical regional delicacies.
Twice the bathing enjoyment … swimming – in all weather
There’s nowhere better to get the most out of the many hours of sunshine you enjoy during a holiday in Wagrain-Kleinarl, than at the Wasserwelt aquatic center. 4 water slides, 2 baby pools with slides, marvelous sunbathing areas and a big playground, all promise uninterrupted fun in and around the water for the whole family. If ever the weather decides not to cooperate, Wasserwelt’s indoor pool– including extensive sauna facilities – promises all kinds of ways to continue enjoying your holiday to the fullest.