Your summer vacation in Altenmarkt-Zauchensee

In Altenmarkt–Zauchensee, mountains full of varied summer activities await you. No matter whether you like to spend your vacation doing sports, exercise with the children or just want to enjoy nature - experience the idyllic alpine areas and the unique panorama in the region between Dachstein and Radstädter Tauern. The wide town of Altenmarkt and the district of Zauchensee in the middle of the mountains are almost opposites - but that is exactly what creates the fascination that makes your summer holiday in our 4-star hotel dasUrbisgut in the Salzburg region.


Pleasure cycling, mountain biking, e-biking und racing cycling.

  • well-signposted cycle path network for every condition
  • Around Altenmarkt you will find particularly comfortable routes for families and leisure cyclists. For example along the Ennstal cycle path
  • 25 mountain bike tours in Altenmarkt & Zauchensee (a total of 480 km in the Salzburger Sportwelt)
  • quality seal “Approved bike area” from the Salzburger Sportwelt
  • Bikepark Wagrain only 13 km away
  • guided mountain bike tours
  • rental & Service
  • various e-bike charging stations
  • cable car transport of bikes possible[JP1]
  • The best: You can start various bike tours directly from our hotel!

You can find all information about cycling holidays in Altenmarkt-Zauchensee here.

Swimming & bathing.

  • Therme Amadé in Altenmarkt with brine pool, wave pool, sauna area, single looping slide with rocket launch, funnel slide and much more (approx. 500 m from the hotel)
  • Adventure swimming lake in Eben im Pongau with a large water slide, children's pool, playground, large lawn and restaurant (approx. 4 km away)
  • Alpine swimming pool Radstadt with giant slide, 2 swimming pools, toddler pool and sunbathing lawn (approx. 6 km away)
  • You can find a list of the most beautiful swimming lakes in the region here.

Nordic Walking, Running & other things

  • Altenmarkt – Zauchensee is a Nordic-Walking-Pionier-Region in the Salzburger Sportwelt and there are many different and wonderful walking paths
  • 2 beach volleyball courts
  • 3 tennis courts in Altenmarkt
  • 2 bowling alleys
  • Bubble soccer

Horse riding & fishing

  • Horse riding & trail riding in Altenmarkt – Zauchensee: over 200 km long horse-riding trail network between 850 & 2,000 m above sea level in the region
  • 5 trail riding routes with over 100 km long trail network up to 1,800m above sea level
  • well-known Dachstein-Tauern ride
  • 2 riding stables in Altenmarkt
  • guided horse rides and hiking trails
  • fly fishing in Zauchensee & Zauchbach possible (beginning of May to end of October), fishing service & Registration at the Hotel-Gasthof Markterwirt in Altenmarkt
  • Fishing on the Reitlehenalm

You can find all information about horse riding near our 4-star hotel here.

Climbing, adventure & experience

Special scenic roads in the region are the Nockalmstrasse, the Großglockner and Hochalpenstrasse.

We would be happy to advise you personally in our hotel dasUrbisgut and together we will find the right motorcycle, cabrio or oldtimer tour suggestions for you.

  • connected trail network with 260 kilometers for classic skiers & skaters
  • 6 locations in the Salzburger Sportwelt are connected by the 68km long Tauern trail
  • particularly recommended: 3 high-altitude trails, 1 night cross-country trail
  • all cross-country ski trails can be used free of charge
  • free “Flying Coach” – he supports you on Tuesdays and Thursdays with tips and advice on technique on the practice trail
  • Cross-country skiing school and equipment rental in Altenmarkt im Pongau
  • Rental service: pre-order equipment & receive it upon your arrival at the hotel
  • own cross-country skiing packages
  • athlete-friendly meals & afternoon snack
  • wellness area with indoor pool, sauna area, treatments
  • fitness center just a few meters away (discount for our guests)
  • entry to the cross-country ski trail in approx. 100 m