Prangstangen festival lungau salzburger land St Martin Chalets

Festivals & Summer events – Austria’s Lungau

Prangstangen festival lungau salzburger land St Martin Chalets

Not only are our summer meadows and valleys stunning during June, some of Lungau’s and Austria’s most spectacular cultural events and festivals are also in full swing!

Herby – star of stage and screen!

Saumoos Moor Austria

Although some of this programme is narrated in Belgian, Herby’s bit is in English, so please stick with it! It’s a great advert for Salzburgerland!

Climbing the May Pole

Austrian Traditions, May 2014

In the UK, on May Day children dance around the May Pole. In Austria’s Lungau, they erect the tallest pole they can find. Then they climb it.

The Dogs of Salzburg Mountain Rescue

Katastrophenübung im Lungau, Foto: Neumayr/Probst, 03.01.2014.

Here are some photos from the Salzburg Mountain Rescue team, of which Herby and Jimbo are members. You’ll see, some mountain rescuers are cuter than others!

The Independent On Sunday love our Lungau Biosphere Adventure package!


If you are yearning for pristine nature, incredible wildlife and pure Alpine tranquillity then have a read of the Independent on Sunday’s take on our ‘Austrian Biosphere Adventure’ package – an itinerary that will quite frankly blow your socks off if you love the big outdoors!