Summer Holiday with the whole family
Experience summer in St. Johann
St. Johann, situated in the heart of the Salzburg country-side, is an adventure-playground for the entire family in the warmer months. From the city below to high up in the alpine world, there is something to please everyone in the family. Its central location makes St. Johann an ideal starting point for excursions in the Salzburger Land. The perfect infrastructure, family-oriented businesses and the dreamy landscape make for a perfect, feel-good family holiday.
Boredom doesn‘t exist in St. Johann, action and fun are always to be found. Relaxation can also not fall short on a vacation filled with so much adventure. Our family-oriented businesses ensure that you will be relaxed from day one. Completely stress-free, you can begin your trip with a cable car ride to the top of the mountain, the Gernkogel, at 1,750m.
For those of you who prefer the valley, a journey full of discovery awaits you. A wonderful tree trail in Alpendorf allows kids to uncover over 30 types of Austrian trees and experience nature close-up. An absolute highlight, premiering this summer, is the JoKiWo, kids week. One week, where everything focuses on fascinating young adventurers, as well as the old.
Geisterberg offers over 40 discovery stations, making it a must-see attraction for little visitors. The adventure park in Alpendorf is easily accessible with the cable car. The highest point hosts a 360° platform on “Ghost Tower“ to view the breathtaking scenery of the alpine world.
St. Johann is situated in the beautiful alpine world, waiting to be discovered by little hikers with mountain guides. The best playground is still nature itself. A special attraction for families is the huge tree trail located on the Panaroma Path. Over 30 types of conifer and deciduous trees cover this magnificent area.
At the archery course in St. Johann, Alpendorf, big and little guests can learn how to handle a bow and arrow. At the end of the session the entire family can practice on a nature hunt. 14 types of mock animals have been staged in this Archery Hunting Park.
The St. Johann swimming pool, as well as the Plankenau Lake allow for a perfect cool off on hot summer days. Those looking for more adventure can take a dip in the crystal-clear mountain streams in St. Johann.