Attractive mountain ranges near Falkensteiner Hotels

Summer holiday at Schladming-Dachstein

The Schladming Dachstein vacation region presents itself in summer as an absolute hiker's paradise with around a thousand kilometers of (themed) hiking routes and a multitude of farmed alpine pastures. In the midst of this mountain idyll, it is easy to recharge your batteries. More than a hundred adventures in the surrounding area offer variety: mountain biking, taking off with paragliding or flying fox, climbing peaks or taking the gondola to reach the imposing Dachstein glacier at an altitude of almost 3000m to experience the Sky Walk, suspension bridges & the oldest via ferrata in the world up close. The great children's offer ranges from kart racing to pony rides to an own children's carpentry.



The Schladming-Dachstein vacation region is particularly popular with active guests all year round. No less than seven tourist centers are located between the southern walls of the Dachstein, the Schladminger Tauern and the Grimming. Especially the winter season makes the region shine in the most beautiful fresh snow - the ski area Ski Amadé with the Schladminger 4-mountain ski circuit consisting of Hauser Kaibling, Planai, Hochwurzen & Reiteralm is known beyond the borders for boundless fun on the slopes and professional sports events such as World Cup races and the spectacular Schladminger Night Race.

Summer shows its idyllic side. At this time, the Styrian region literally blossoms: lush green alpine pastures, fragrant plants, glittering mountain lakes - whether leisurely hiking or storming the peaks is up to you. The various routes cover different needs, via ferratas complement the offer of high-altitude sports. The Sommercard includes numerous services for even more extended vacation experiences. In the summer weekly program you can expect, among other things, adventurous rafting, inspiring herb walks or pony rides and a visit to a children's carpentry workshop for families.

Falkensteiner Hotel Schladming

Styrian warmth, regional delicacies, modern architecture, activities and mountains as far as the eye can see. Sounds fantastic? It is! Experience your personal dream holiday at the Falkensteiner Hotel Schladming. During your stay, let the Schladming Tauern and the Dachstein Mountains work their magic on you, and experience endless mountain and hiking activities in the immediate vicinity of the hotel. Our motto: Sport. Spa. Style. Welcome to the green heart of the Styrian Alps!

Falkensteiner Hotel Schladming with an outdoor pool

Activities at Schladming-Dachstein

A couple on a hike near Falkensteiner Hotels

Schladming-Dachstein Hiking

Would you prefer to explore the area on a leisurely stroll or conquer one of the nearby peaks?

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A boy cycling on a mountain near Falkensteiner Hotels


Explore the Enns Valley and its mountains across 1,000 kilometres of signposted cycle trails and routes. Whether by mountain bike or e-bike – fun while riding and beautiful places in nature are guaranteed.

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Close-up of golf ball on a tee at Falkensteiner Hotels


Excellent greens in the middle of the mountains of the Enns Valley. What more could a golf lover want?

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Aerial view of person climbing a rock near Falkensteiner Hotels

Climbing and via ferratas

The Schladming-Dachstein region is an Eldorado for climbers with 26 via ferratas of varying degrees of difficulty.

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Women & kids riding mini cars near Falkensteiner Hotels

Are you looking for action?

With us, you can race down the Hochwurzenstraße in a mountain go-kart while enjoying the view, or conquer turbulent waters with rafting and canyoning.

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Divers leg captured above the water  near Falkensteiner Hotels

Refreshing Water

In addition to exciting water hikes and romantic boat trips, numerous swimming pools and clear bathing lakes invite you to cool off on hot days.

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Local Attractions

Water hike: Wild waters

Calmly glittering crystal clear to roaring foaming in free fall over the rocks of the Schladminger Tauern. 

River hiking

90 kilometres. 5 stages. 12 sections. 

Barefoot on the Rittisberg

Discover the ultimate barefoot fun for the whole family!

Archery at Rittisberg

Experience the ultimate archery adventure at the Rittisberg in the breathtaking Ramsau!

Stroller Trail Reiteralm

Climbing the mountain is a cinch!


The biggest trampoline in the Schladming-Dachstein Region.

Bikepark Flowline

The flowline starts at the Planai mountain station and leads in an easy difficulty level to the middle station.

E-Trial Park

In the middle of Hopsiland and only 5 minutes from the Planai gondola mountain station!

Downhill Disc Golf

Who will win at Downhill Disc Golf and can solve the riddle questions at each station?


At the highest playground in Styria, a variety of activities await you! 

Interior of Admont Abbey near Falkensteiner Hotel Schladming

Admont Abbey

Admont Abbey is the largest monastic library in the world, and one of the great artistic syntheses of Europe's late Baroque.

Stunning view of Hallstatt by a lake near Falkensteiner Hotels

Hallstatt & Salzbergwerk

The town was even copied by a Chinese architect, and rebuilt in China.

Stunning Eisriesenwelt Ice Cascade near Falkensteiner Hotels


Eisriesenwelt is the largest ice cave in the world.

2 Alpine ibex in The Wild Mountains near Falkensteiner Hotels

The Wild mountain

During the spectacular chairlift ascent, you can get a glimpse into the enclosures of 300 Alpine animals.

Distant view of Trautenfels Castle neat Falkensteiner Hotels

Trautenfels Castle

The 13th century castle is a historic site for art and culture, with a collection of over 40,000 folkloric, zoological, mineralogical, geological and archaeological objects.

Fortress Hohensalzburg in Salzburg near Falkensteiner Hotels


Salzburg is unique – in every respect.

Close-up of Angora Wool at Falkensteiner Hotels


There is a multimedia tour through the manufactory, including a 3D cinema, a touch-and-feel station and a guide.

A stunning view of a waterfall near Falkensteiner Hotels

Mountain Lakes & Waterfalls

With more than 300 mountain lakes and 100 waterfalls, the Schladming-Dachstein region is one of the most water-rich areas in Austria.

Aerial view of Dachstein Glacier near Falkensteiner Hotels

Dachstein Glacier

A day on the glacier is anything but bland: An ascent on the panoramic cable car, the view from the unique Sky Walk, and then the extraordinary ice figures in the Ice Palace.

Planai & Hochwurzen

Planai mountain is not just a winter sports paradise. Hiking, mountain biking and much more ensure unforgettable experiences.

Our destinations

The requirements for a perfect holiday are many and varied. And that's why we offer you the right variety of holiday destinations to fulfil all your wishes: Austria, Italy, Croatia, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Serbia - the choice is yours.