Henri van den Berg
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What makes this Chalet unique
Altenmarkt The municipality of Altenmarkt im Pongau is beautifully nestled between the mountains in the Austrian state of Salzburger Land, and is part of the district of Sankt Johann im Pongau. Altenmarkt im Pongau itself has a population of around 3600 people. Altenmarkt-Zauchensee is the perfect home base to start each day of your holiday, as the towns are centrally located between the alpine resort areas of Salzburger Sportwelt and the even more expansive skiing area of Ski Amadé. Atmosphere Altenmarkt is a charming and cosy small rustic town. It lies at an altitude of 865 metres and, together with the alpine village of Zauchensee (1350m), forms a sweeping stretch of ski slopes running for over 20 km. In the town centre of Altenmarkt you’ll find characteristic old houses, a variety of quaint stores, supermarkets and restaurants, all surrounded by beautiful meadows and forests. And not to forget the always lively après-ski in the evening. In wintertime you’ll celebrate in the ultimate Christmas atmosphere and summertime will amaze you with nature’s own green paradise. There’s plenty to do both in summer and winter seasons, such as regularly organised town festivals and all kinds of sports activities. Since a few years, Altenmarkt also boasts its own toboggan run with lighting. During the day you can take the lift to the top. And if you fancy a run in the evening, you can take a taxi up to one of the two restaurants on the mountain. So it’s not hard to see how you can have the time of your life in Altenmarkt! What to do The slopes around Altenmarkt aren’t all that high and are therefore less dangerous with many Blue Pistes. If you’re a more experienced downhill skier, you can cross over to Flachauwinkl, that then goes on to Kleinarl. The ski bus has an outstanding connection between the different alpine areas. Altenmarkt is also ranked high on the list of Austrian cross country skiing areas. With over 180 km of ski trails in the area, Altenmarkt is definite
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Winter (sport) in Altenmarkt Zauchensee
Altenmarkt-Zauchensee is located in the diverse ski area Salzburger Sportwelt Amade including: Radstadt, Flachau, Kleinarl, Flachawinkel, Eben, Filzmoos, Waigrain and Schladming. Top ski areas with 2200km of slopes for experienced ski and snowboard enthusiasts and novice skiers and snowboarders.
There are 5 major ski areas, you may enter with one ski pass:
Altenmarkt / Radstadt / Eben / Filzmoos;
Zauchensee / Flachauwinkel / Small-Ar;
Flauchau / Waigrain / St Johann / Alpendorf;
Schladming / Pichl / Rohrmoos / Haus Ennstallmet;
Mulbach / Maria Alm / Dienten / Hinterthal (with its royal tour).
The various ski areas are not all directly linked, but the free ski bus takes you where you want to be!
The slopes have a variety of levels, so for every skier tastes. Beautiful blue, red and black runs. Altenmarkt is a small slope for beginners and (small) children. This is halfway between the ZauchenseestraBe direction Zauchensee.
There is in Altenmarkt a brand new Bifang you all bring to the top. Down at the Bifang is a nursery slope for children and beginners slope with pancakes lift.
In addition, there is the famous Dachstein Gletcher, a whopping 2941 meters high, so you are always guaranteed snow until May 5!
Summer in Altenmarkt (and vicinity)
In the summer, you are in a green paradise where you can fully take part in all sorts of activities, including village festivals are organized, and there are all kinds of sports.
There are 200 km of hiking trails and as many as 60 km of Nordic Walking trails. These are divided among 8 light, 22 medium and 3 heavy hiking. There are also themed walks such as the "bauernregeln-Road".
In the ATOMIC Vital Park are 8 mountain bike routes with a total distance of up to 85 km!
The Zauchensee are opportunities for water sports including: water skiing, sailing and boating. There is a windsurfing and sailing school present.
The Radstadt Golf Course is 3 km away and has 18 holes (Golf Club Radstadt).
Directly at the mountain station of the Grafenbergbahn begins the adventure for young and old with eg stone pendant, bee nature trail, suspension bridge, giant slide, climbing garden, rope pyramid, schommelbos and much more ... Wagraini's Grafenberg in Wagrain guarantees hours of respite from more than 30 parts.
Horseback riding (500m from Chalet Altenmarkt);
Toboggan run (500m from Chalet Altenmarkt);
Grottos and caves, several lakes, museums, mines, historic sites, cemeteries / religious sites, waterfalls, spas, architectural monuments, castles, parks, national parks, distillery, coffee houses, churches and cathedrals, zoos and amusement parks.
Please contact us for activities and opportunities. We like to give you advice!
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