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!
The highest mountain in Austria is Grossglockner, at 3,782 metres. This week I climbed Hoch Golling – the highest mountain in Austria’s Lungau region.
Mountain climbing and mountaineering definitely doesn’t appeal to everyone but, in the hands of a professional, it can be extremely rewarding and enjoyable.
Jakoberalm is one of Austria’s beautiful hiking spots. You can sit at the foot of Mosermandl watching chamois, then stop for a snack at the Tonimörtlhütte.
There’s a lot of activity here in Lungau at the moment and at St Martin Chalets, we’re doing our bit. For people with a decent sense of balance, we’ve rigged up a ‘slackline’. Read more >>