Winter holiday at Schladming-Dachstein

One of the most popular ski areas in Austria is Ski Amadé with the Schladminger 4-mountain ski area consisting of Hauser Kaibling, Planai, Hochwurzen and the Reiteralm. Extensive slopes promise unique winter sports fun in the Ski World Cup region. A breathtaking view offers the Dachstein glacier at over 2,700m above sea level. Adventure-seekers may enjoy fun slopes, take part in torchlight or alpaca hikes and participate in exciting experiences - such as an igloo workshop - in the course of a changing weekly program. For romantic hours of a relaxing winter vacation, gentle offers such as winter hiking or snuggled up horse-drawn sleigh rides.



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.

Families enjoy additional benefits with the Schneebärencard and those with a head for heights experience breathtaking panoramic views from the Dachstein glacier at 2700m above sea level. In addition to skiing and snowboarding, you can enjoy wonderful cross-country skiing, winter hiking and much more. A weekly changing active program allows vacationers special experiences: Whether alpaca hike, igloo workshop or torchlight hike in the snow - no boredom is guaranteed here.

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!

Activities at Schladming-Dachstein

Ski & Board

In the Falkensteiner Hotel Schladming, you will stay right at the foot of the Planai and thus in the heart of the 4-mountain ski area.

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

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Winter off the slopes

The snow-covered mountain landscape is ideal for hiking, cross-country skiing or horse-drawn sleigh rides away from the ski slopes.

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Local Attractions

Admont Abbey

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

Hallstatt & Salzbergwerk

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


Eisriesenwelt is the largest ice cave in the world.

Der Wilde Berg Zoo

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

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.


Salzburg is unique – in every respect.


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

Mountain Lakes & Waterfalls

Located in an area of Austria with the most rivers and lakes, Lake Riesachsee and Lake Constance are always worth hiking to.