Hiking and more!
Active enjoyment in the Salzburger Lungau Biosphere Reserve
Due to its unique geographic location, Mariapfarr is actually the sunniest town in Austria.
Mariapfarr lies at 1120 m above sea level in the southernmost district of Salzburg, and is famous for the unique health benefits of its climate.
A wide selection of hiking paths invites you to visit countless mountain huts and explore the surrounding alpine pastures.
Mariapfarr offers many opportunities for an active, relaxing vacation.
So, head to Mariapfarr and savor those astonishingly lengthy hours of sunshine.
- sunniest town in Austria
- 60 alpine tarns to hike to
- therapeutic climate
- 119 km of Nordic-walking trails
- 1120 m elevation
Amid crystal-clear mountain air, pristine countryside and flower-strewn alpine meadows,
you will be able to climb the mountains which surround Mariapfarr.
In the Lungau valleys, you will be greeted by some 60 alpine tarns, all of which are reachable by means of clearly marked, safe hiking paths.
Along the way, enjoy the wonderful panorama of the Lungau, nestled between the Niedere Tauern and Nockberge mountains.
The hiking paths lead you to sunny high terraces and up into the high mountains.
Thanks to a full range of difficulty, you are certain to find the hiking tour that is perfect for you.
Beautiful, variety-filled hikes – from summit tours to theme hikes, you will find good descriptions right here.