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Salzburg (State) Extreme sports & adrenaline

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From Salzburg: 8-Hour Tour with Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride

1. From Salzburg: 8-Hour Tour with Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride

Discover the beautiful winter landscape of Styria on a magical day trip from Salzburg to Ramsau am Dachstein. Start the day with a drive along the Salzach Valley, passing a number of famous ski destinations all the way to Schladming. From here you will continue on to the sunny high Alpine plateau. Here you can admire the wonderful views of the picturesque snow-covered landscape. After a refreshing walk through the romantic town, your tour guide will be happy to give you tips on where to enjoy lunch. The horse-drawn sleigh ride through the idyllic winter landscape begins around 13:00. Let yourself be enchanted by the snow-white woods and meadows as you pass by at a leisurely pace.

CANYONING SALZBURG FOR BEGINNERS

2. CANYONING SALZBURG FOR BEGINNERS

Try your hand at canyoning, an adrenaline-pumping sport that involves floating, swimming, walking, jumping, and abseiling at the beautiful Almbachklamm canyon.  Meet your certified guide in Anif. After a quick safety briefing and instructions, get kitted out and hop back in your car to travel to the entry point of the canyon.  Here, learn how to canyon. Walk, hike, slide, and jump down the rapids to swim in crystal-clear pools on a 3-hour adventure. If you're not feeling up to the challenge of jumping, don't worry as all jumps can also be abseiled. After your adventure, feel free to grab a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant before heading back to Salzburg.

Salzburg: Canyoning and Rafting Experience with Lunch

3. Salzburg: Canyoning and Rafting Experience with Lunch

Pack 2 exciting activities into a single day of fun. Explore the stunning Almbach canyon, jumping or abseiling down sheer rock faces and swimming in the fresh waters below. Break for lunch before setting out on the next leg of your adventure, a rafting experience on the Salzach River. Meet your guide at Basecamp Golling to collect your gear and make your way to the starting point, where a day of outdoor fun awaits. First up, a canyoning experience in the Almbach gorge.  Before you set out to explore the canyon, your guide will take you through a full safety briefing. Spend the morning discovering one of the most beautiful and varied gorges in the Salzburg area and learn canyoning techniques from your licensed guide as you traverse breathtaking landscapes. Jump from heights of between 1.5 and 8 meters, zoom down natural slides and swim in the cool canyon waters. And if you're feeling a little uncertain about jumping, you can choose to abseil down the rock face assisted by your experienced guide. Having worked up an appetite, you'll head back to the Torrenerhof Hotel for some traditional Austrian food. Savor a delicious schnitzel or enjoy Kasnockerln (cheese dumplings) for the vegetarian option. After lunch, head to the Salzach River to begin your rafting adventure. Hop into your raft and start drifting down the river, taking this time to familiarize yourself with the onboard commands and the nature of the water. Stay focused as you approach the 'Labyrinth', a blocked rapids section that will demand all your attention. Take a short break from the action as you reach the impressive waterfall of the Gasteiner Ache, where things slow down a bit.  Then, just before your rafting tour comes to an end, make the most of some splashier parts of the river – staying dry will not be an option. End your day with a convenient transfer back to Camp Golling, where you can take advantage of the shower facilities to clean up before heading back to your accommodation.

München: Rundflug München, Seen, Schlösser, Alpen abAugsburg

4. München: Rundflug München, Seen, Schlösser, Alpen abAugsburg

Discover Munich and its surrounding landscapes on a sightseeing flight over lakes, forests, and famous landmarks. Admire the Alpine landscape and fly over Lake Forgegensee. Enjoy interesting commentary from your pilot. From our ALPEN AIR terminal in Augsburg, fly via Dachau to the state capital Munich with the architecturally brilliant Allianz Arena of FC Bayern Munich. Be enchanted by the beauty of Munich from a height of only 600 meters, flying low to discover the English Garden and the German Museum. Hover over the Marienplatz and the Frauenkirche, as well as the Nymphenburg Palace. At a slow speed, circle the futuristic BMW World and of course the Olympic Park with its 291-meter-high Olympic Tower. Next, fly over Lake Simssee to the Bavarian sea, Lake Chiemsee. In the middle of Bavaria’s largest lake and against the impressive backdrop of the Alps, Herrenchiemsee Castle and Fraueninsel Island await you. Then head towards the mountains and see through the large windows onto the Kampenwand and the Wilder Kaiser. Over the half hour that follows, take in the grace of the mountains as you fly almost 150 kilometers along the northern Alps. Pass the Wendelstein after the Inn Valley and discover idyllic lakes in the midst of the impressive mountain world: first, pass the circular Thiersee, then the picturesque Schliersee, the small Spitzingsee, and the famous Tegernsee. Conclude your mountain tour with the beauty of the Ammergau Alpine landscape and the Plansee lake surrounded by mountains, before the next highlight comes into view – the imposing fairytale castle of King Ludwig II, Neuschwanstein Castle at the foot of the mountains overlooking Lake Forggensee. Then fly over the Murnauer Moos and the dark blue Staffelsee and Riegsee to the colorful Osterseen before reaching the Fünfseenland. Pass the popular lake of Starnberg and enjoy the beautiful colors of the water, especially in the area of the Roseninsel.

Paragliding Tandemflug

5. Paragliding Tandemflug

Expierience a paragliding tandem flight in Zell am See, Austria. We take off at the famous "Schmittenhöhe", a peak, with a great view to the alpine mountain scenery. After we meet down at the bottom station (Schmittenstraße 119, 5700 Zell am See), we go up to our takeoff place by cable car (ticket not included). At the top, you will get a short briefing about the takeoff procedure: A few steps against the wind and off we are! Our flight lasts up to 30 min. Our landing area is located near Kaprun. After landing we bring you back to the meeting point.

Salzburg: City and Countryside Mountain Bike Tour

6. Salzburg: City and Countryside Mountain Bike Tour

Enjoy Salzburg on your Mountainbike - with professional guide Daniel! You will start in the City and discover the famous sights such as the Fortress, Mozart's living quarters and the Mirabell Palace. You will then gently ride your way out of town into the lush green countryside. Here, you have the option to up your mountain bike game by receiving a quick technical training. After that, discover what the beautiful mountains have to offer, before cruising around the many sights of the area back to your pick-up spot. How convenient, as right next to the bike parking lot is one of the most famous breweries of Salzburg. Should you wish to celebrate your experience with an after-ride beer, you have come to the right place! Details of the Technical training (if requested): Beginner and advanced training are what our Guide Daniel lives for and has made a living of - so you'll receive the best possible, individual training for your needs. As a beginner, balancing and braking are part of the training. This will make you more confident on the bike and you will be able to make. progression with your skills. In advanced, techniques like the bunny-hop or riding/jumping over obstacles will be trained. On our route is a pump track, in which we can further hone those skills.

From Vienna:Zell am See, Kitzbühel,Salzburg with Snowshoeing

7. From Vienna:Zell am See, Kitzbühel,Salzburg with Snowshoeing

Discover the Salzburg Mountains with a guide on a multi-day tour of the Pinzgau Alps and Kitzbühel. Combine mountain hikes with snowshoeing adventures, sightseeing at local landmarks, sampling the best of Austrian cuisine, and relaxing in saunas in the Zell am See SPA Start by getting the train from Vienna or Salzburg to Zell am See in the afternoon, and admire the incredible mountainous landscapes you'll pass through on the way. Take the evening to settle into your accommodation at Bellevue Appartments in Zell am See Unwind in the luxurious Austrian appartments, featuring cozy common rooms, and views over the lake and the Mountains. The next morning begins bright and early as you take the gondola up to Schmittenhöhe, before spending the day on a guided snowshoeing adventure up the across scenic trails to famous Saalbach. Take in beautiful landscape panoramas, then return to your accommodation and enjoy an Austrian meal with celebration to end the day. On the final day, take the train to central Kitzbühel and savor a delicious brunch at a local restaurant. You'll then take the train to Salzburg to visit the Hohensalzburg Fortress at Mönchsberg mountain. The expansive medieval fortress offers unparalleled views over the city and the Alps. Finally, take the train from Salzburg to arrive back in Vienna in the evening.

Private Bavarian Mountain Tour

8. Private Bavarian Mountain Tour

During this tour you will go on a drive from the city of Salzburg to the city of Hallein, the Dürnberg mountain (possibility to go into the salt mines (extra cost). Then you will see the Obersalzberg where Hitler used to have his summer residence (possibility to visit the eagle's nest (extra cost) during May and October and or the dokumentation center of the Obersalzberg and the bunker system). Then you will see the city of Berchtesgaden, where you have the possibility to go for a lunch. Finally you will see the King's lake, or the hintersee and the Ramsau area of Berchtesgaden. 

From Salzburg: Magical Hallstatt Private Half-Day Trip

9. From Salzburg: Magical Hallstatt Private Half-Day Trip

"Join us on a half-day car tour of Hallstatt from Salzburg! Visit one of the most beautiful world heritage sites in Austria and discover its top attractions, including the Skywalk funicular. Enjoy a hassle-free experience with a Licensed Guide and private transfers from Salzburg. Choose the 6-hour option to discover the wonders of Hallstatt. Your tour will begin with pickup directly from your accommodation in Salzburg in a clean, air-conditioned vehicle. You will travel through the Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, admiring stunning Austrian landscapes along the way. Hallstatt is situated between the shore of Lake Hallstatt and the steep slopes of the Dachstein massif, offering breathtaking views all around. On the sightseeing tour led by your Private Guide you will discover the historic central square with its little parish church and colorful houses while learning interesting facts and myths about Hallstatt. It is considered to be one of the oldest villages in Europe, the birthplace of Hallstatt culture in the Late Bronze Age, and home to the world’s oldest working salt mine. The main attraction of this tour will be a funicular ride to Hallstatt Skywalk, a viewing deck offering the best views over the little town and its surroundings. It will be a magical experience for sure. After the guided tour, you will have free time for lunch and souvenir shopping before going back to Salzburg. "

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Thank you very much for the great course! Everything was very well organized and we had a lot of fun! Our children (13 and 15) loved it too. Beautiful surroundings! If you listen to the instructions, the risk of injury is almost impossible. Gladly again! Now for advanced :)

Very great experience even if there is no snow : it is always a good time to go to the mountains and see the majesty of the Tyrol

The activity was quite good and the stops and hotels where they stop for the break had good options even for vegetarian people.

I did the tour with my 13 year old son. We had a lot of fun. Our guide was great too! We'd love to be there again!

Experienced guides who led us and our 2 children safely through the trip.