Ski resort Flachau, Austria
Flachau, where ski legend Hermann Maier learned how to become a world champion, is connected by the ski area with Wagrain and Alpendorf. Together, they form the ski area Snow Space Salzburg, which received several international awards („Best ski area in the Alps“ - International Skiareatest 2016/17).
Flachau has also been a venue of the Alpine World Cup for years - the Ladies' World Cup slalom 'Ladies Ski Night' is the event highlight in January.
Snow Space Salzburg is a popular training centre for international World Cup skiers and a well-known meeting place for the world stars from sports, politics and culture.
Together with the ski resorts of Wagrein, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt / Altenmarkt, Zauchensee-Flachauwinkl, Flachauwinkl-Kleinarl, Eben, Filzmoos and Goldegg, it forms the ski region Salzburger Sportwelt, one of five ski regions of Ski Amadé, Austria`s biggest ski alliance.
120 km of perfectly groomed slopes, state-of-the-art snowmaking technology and 45 modern lifts guarantee a varied skiing pleasure.
Directly from Flachau the ski lifts lead to one of the highlights of the ski area - the 3 km-long 'Hermann Maier World Cup Run'.The rest of the slopes are mostly easy to medium-heavy and lead down across broad meadows into the valley.
Do you prefer cross-country skiing? In the Flachau region, you will find 260 km of well-maintained trails.
For hikers the Flachau region offers 40 km of prepared winter hiking trails.
A tip for those who are looking for an intense natural experience – snowshoeing!
Flachau is an après-ski destination and home to one of the most famous après-ski bars in Austria, the Hofstadl. 24 ski huts, bergrestaurants and sun terraces complete the skiing day. Flachau is the party center of Ski Amadé. Celebrating until the morning, the perfect place for those who love to party.
In addition, concerts and ski races are organized for the opening of the season.
Flachau is also an interesting winter destination for families. It offers a various program on and off the slopes. Slopes convenient for the whole family, a time-measuring-route and a practice-course for beginners are waitung for you!
Excellent ski schools take care of your children on the slopes. Off the slopes, together you can enjoy tobogganing or other fun activities, such as driving a quad, segwey,a snow- or fatbike, or practicing the art of archery.
Do you like thrill of speed? Then take a ride with the alpine roller coaster Lucky Flitzer!
A highlight is surely the Absolut Park in Flachauwinkl (free ski bus), one of the best and biggest snowparks in Europe!
Or you can visit the thermal baths.
The Therme Amadé Spa offers an extensive range of sauna and water experiences. Most of the pools are indoors, two outdoor pools are connected by a swim-through passage. A special experience is swimming outside while it is snowing!
The main attractions are the surf lagoon, the fun slides, the saline pools with different concentrations and the sports pool with its two diving boards.
Action or relaxation – it is your choice!
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Whether you are looking for a hotel, a holiday house or an apartement, we offer a wide range of accommodation!
Many visitors agree - Flachau is worth a visit!