Activities in Winter

Precisely how you experience the winter will depend on what you decide to make of it! Your passion for the winter is kindled here in the Lungau more readily than anywhere else. The surrounding mountains bestow a sunny mountain climate on the Lungau, with the winter becoming an incomparable experience. Gain wonderful new perspectives on this snowy landscape as, safely wrapped in warm blankets, you enjoy a romantic ride on our horse-drawn sleighs, or perhaps as you set out on an exhilarating tour on a dogsled. Snowshoeing, winter Nordic Walking and winter hiking along specially cleared pathways – with your hot breath sending white clouds of steam up towards the clear blue skies.For pirouettes or cheerful two-bladed expeditions, the area’s rich selection of icy expanses await, while the slopes of the four surrounding ski areas are a virtually inexhaustible paradise for snowboarders, carvers and skiers.

Tamsweg also offers numerous ways to enjoy an exciting vacation day without ever having to get involved with sporting activities. Nearby businesses invite you to browse their rich selections of items. The restaurants and cafés offer countless mouth-watering specialities, sure to be a treat for your taste buds. At the farmers’ market, agricultural produce from the region is available for sale. During the Christmas season, it is the Christmas Market on the market square that captures everyone’s attention. The hot spiced wine, music and abundance of Lungau arts and crafts quickly infect everyone with the festive spirit. And when you are done, where better to thaw out than the BadeInsel. Its indoor pool, with a sauna world and 80m-long Black-Hole Slide, as well as the all-seasons outdoor pool, promises fun for all ages in and around the water.