10 things to do on your summer holiday in Piesendorf Niedernsill

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1#  Dive into the HINKELSTEINBAD Piesendorf

Hinkelsteinbad - the fun pool in Piesendorf | © Gemeinde Piesendorf

Enjoy a refreshing break and relax at the Hinkelsteinbad in Piesendorf.

The outdoor pool, which is always kept at a pleasant temperature, has plenty to offer water lovers and sun worshippers: In addition to the various pools, there is a water slide, water mushroom, boccia court, pit-pat, children's playground and a restaurant with a sun terrace overlooking the wide Salzach valley. 

There is also a FunPark next door. 

Cooling off in the Hinkelsteinbad is a must during the summer holidays.

Free admission with the Fun+ Card, SalzburgerLand Card and the Nationalpark Sommercard

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2#  Swimming in the NATURAL BATHING LAKE Niedernsill

Swimming fun in the natural bathing lake Niedernsill | © Ferienregion Nationalpark Hohe Tauern, Foto Michael Huber

Surrounded by lush green meadows and a unique view of the mountains, the natural bathing lake of Niedernsill offers recreation and relaxation

Dive into the refreshing water and cool off after a busy day. The little ones can have fun in the heated paddling pool or in the separate non-swimmer's area with waterslide

Nearby is the "Luzialacke" nature reserve, the leisure centre and the Edelsteinpark (gem park). 

Particularly original: End your day at the beach on the sun terrace of the restaurant "Die Libelle". 

Free admission with the Fun+ Card, SalzburgerLand Card and the Nationalpark Sommercard

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3#  Gems & Gold digging at EDELSTEINPARK

The sand is washed with scraper plates | © Edith Danzer

For the little guests of Piesendorf Niedernsill, the Gemstone Park (Edelsteinpark) in Niedernsill has an exciting adventure in store. 

There are more than 80 different gemstones from all over the world at different stations. The Gold Gem Pool, the Emerald Lake, the Sapphire Spring, the Roman Field, the Gem Mine and the Garnet Lake are all fun and relaxing places to find colourful and glittering gems

The gemstone park can easily be combined with a day of swimming in the natural bathing lake of Niedernsill. 

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Großglockner high alpine road - view from the Edelweißspitze | © Großglockner.at

A drive on the queen of mountain passes - the Grossglockner High Alpine Road - is one of the most breathtaking leisure activities in Piesendorf Niedernsill and the surrounding area. 

Discover 48 kilometres of Europe's most beautiful and best-known panoramic road. Unique views and exhibitions, exciting themed trails, children's playgrounds and cosy refreshment stops await you. The highlight of the journey is the Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-H√∂he high above the Pasterze with its unique view of the Grossglockner - Austria's highest mountain. 

Definitely a must do during your holiday in the Hohe Tauern National Park

Free day ticket with the  SalzburgerLand Card and the Nationalpark Sommercard

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5#  Visit the NATIONALPARKWORLDS in Mittersill

Mountain forest gallery | © Ferienregion Nationalpark Hohe Tauern

One of the best things to do in the Hohe Tauern National Park holiday region is to visit the NationalparkWorlds in Mittersill. 

A unique large alpine adventure world with 10 different stations is waiting to be explored. The Marmots & CO exhibition is particularly interesting: children can visit the sleeping marmots in the crawling burrow. 

The NationalparkWorlds are also ideal for bad weather days.

Closed for renovation until May 2024! 

Free admission with the SalzburgerLand Card and the Nationalpark Sommercard

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6#  Refresh yourself at the KRIMML WATERFALLS

View of the Krimml Waterfalls | ¬© √Ėsterreichischer Alpenverein Sektion Warnsdorf-Krimml

The impressive Krimml Waterfalls are a must for any summer mountain holiday. 

The largest waterfalls in Europe - with a drop of 380 metres over three steps - are the fifth highest waterfalls in the world. Experience the refreshing spray and imposing power of the water at close quarters amidst the stunning mountain scenery of the Hohe Tauern National Park. 

Special highlight: Enjoy spectacular views of the thundering masses of water as you hike the Waterfall Trail from the lowest to the highest waterfall. There are plenty of places to relax. 

Free admission with the  SalzburgerLand Card and the Nationalpark Sommercard

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7#  Sightseeing tour on the KITZSTEINHORN Kaprun

Unique panoramic ride - TOP OF SALZBURG 3,029 m | © Kitzsteinhorn

On the Kitzsteinhorn in Kaprun there are lots of cool things to do. 

These include Salzburg's highest platform at 3,029 metres - TOP OF SALZBURG with the Gipfelwelt 3000. Experience majestic views of over 200 Alpine peaks, exciting information about the Kitzsteinhorn and the Hohe Tauern National Park, as well as culinary delights. Other experiences on the Kitzsteinhorn: children's playgrounds, MTB freeride trails, ice arena and much more. 

With the Maisi Flitzer Alpine Coaster and the Family & Leisure Park, the Maiskogel family mountain also has a lot to offer young and old. 

Highlight: Guided Kitzsteinhorn Explorer Tour followed by a National Park Gallery Tour with an experienced National Park Ranger.  

Discounts with the guest card of Piesendorf and Niedernsill and the Nationalpark Sommercard

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8# ¬†Enjoying the view from SCHMITTENH√ĖHE

Children enjoy the mountain summer | © Schmittenhöhebahn AG

Don't miss the view from the Schmittenhöhe in Zell am See!

Experience a summer in the mountains that you will remember for a long time! The Schmittenh√∂he has everything you need. Varied hiking trails, Schmidolin's adventure world - a dragon adventure world for children, art and culture as well as adventurous activities with action plus. 

One of the most impressive walks is the Sisi Trail, which follows in the footsteps of the Empress. A hike along the High-Altitude Promenade is a unique and fun experience for the whole family. 

Families should definitely visit the Schmittenhöhe during their summer holidays

Discounts with the guest card of Piesendorf and Niedernsill and the Nationalpark Sommercard

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9#  Experience the HIGH MOUNTAIN RESERVOIR of Kaprun

Kaprun high mountain reservoirs | © Verbund, Foto Johannes Heuckeroth

Kaprun's famous high mountain reservoirs are one of the most popular tourist attractions in Piesendorf Niedernsill and the surrounding area. 

Gently nestled between snow-capped 3,000-metre peaks and glaciers, on the edge of the Hohe Tauern National Park, lie the two reservoirs at the rear of the Kaprun valley. Shuttle buses and Europe's largest open inclined lift make Mooserboden easy to reach. Highlight: MOBO 107 - the highest via ferrata on a dam wall. 

One thing is for sure: a visit to the high mountain reservoirs is a must during your summer holiday. 

Discounts with the guest card of Piesendorf and Niedernsill and the Nationalpark Sommercard

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10#  Admire the MOZART CITY of SALZBURG

Kapitelplatz with a view of Hohensalzburg Fortress | © Tourismus Salzburg GmbH

What can you do in the world-famous Mozart city of Salzburg

The best view is from Hohensalzburg Fortress. It is Salzburg's landmark, boasting almost 1000 years of history, and offers the best view of the city. 

Immerse yourself in the history of Hellbrunn Palace and visit the popular Hellbrunn Water Theatre and adjacent Salzburg Zoo. Enjoy Salzburg's best "Salzburger Nockerl" at the quaint St. Peters Stiftskulinarium. 

There is so much more to see in the city of Mozart!  

24 hours Salzburg-Card included in the SalzburgerLand Card

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