26th December 2023 to 2nd April 2024 - Kitzsteinhorn Kaprun

Embark on an exciting discovery journey with a National Park Ranger through four climate zones, from 768 m to the glacier world at 3,029 m, reaching the TOP OF SALZBURG. Along the way, you'll learn fascinating insights about the flora and fauna of the Kitzsteinhorn. This experience is perfect for the whole family and includes cable car rides, stunning winter landscapes, and an informative guided tour. 

Explorer cabin with 360-degree panoramic view | © Kitzsteinhorn

Meeting point

9 am Kaprun Center / Valley station MK Maiskogelbahn 


approx. 2.5 hours


per person € 12.00 (cable car ticket extra)


winterproof shoes & warm clothes


required at kitzsteinhorn.at/explorer 


Then join the National Park Gallery Tour. 


26th December 2023 to 2nd April 2024 - Kitzsteinhorn Kaprun

Experience fascinating insights and views of the Hohe Tauern National Park on the guided Nationalpark Gallery Tour. Starting from Salzburg's highest panoramic platform, "TOP OF SALZBURG", this tour takes you through the mystical world of the Nationalpark Gallery, located deep inside the mountain. The "Nationalpark Gallery" platform offers breathtaking views you won't want to miss. 

National Park Gallery on the Kitzsteinhorn - information tunnel in the mountain | © Kitzsteinhorn

Meeting point

1 pm Panorama platform "TOP OF SALZBURG"


approx. 50 minutes


free of charge - cable car ticket required


sturdy winter shoes & warm clothes 


not required


27th December 2022 to 4th April 2023 - Hollersbach

The Hollersbach valley is particularly enchanting in the winter months. Snow-covered alpine meadows, hoarfrost-covered forests and glistening streams decorated with ice make this a particularly rewarding excursion. Animal tracks tell of the winter life of the local fauna.  

Note: Snowshoes and ski poles can be rented from the NP Administration. If necessary, please let them know when you register.

Winter experience in the Hollersbach Valley | © Foto Rieder

Meeting point

12.30 pm parking lot entrance Hollersbach valley


approx. 3.5 hours (level of difficulty - medium)


each person € 13.00 | children & youths (10-16 years) in accompanied by parents free of charge | excl. feeder service


Free of charge with the guest card and Nationalpark WinterCard (excl. feeder service)


Sturdy ankle-high shoes, warm socks, ski poles, warm clothes, sun protection, backpack with warm drinks and snacks. 


until noon the day before the excursion by phone +43 6562 4084 933 (Mon-Fri from 8 am till noon) or email np.bildung@salzburg.gv.at 

EASY HANDICRAFT: Sew your own pine cushion

December 2023 to April 2024 - Piesendorf

Bring a touch of the mountains into your home with the handmade Swiss stone pine cushion! Did you know that Swiss stone pine is the queen of the mountains and that it improves your well-being and sleep? Sew your own pillow and fill it with sheep's wool and fragrant Swiss stone pine shavings. 

Handcraft work for everyone: Sew your own Stone Pine cushion | © Lichtfarben
Meeting point 1.30 pm Bio-Bauernhof Dietlgut
Duration approx. 2 hours 
Charge each person € 30.00 (material included) 
with Fun+ Card each person € 15.00 (material included)
Participants max. 5 person | Suitable for families with children aged 5 and over!  
Registration until noon the day before at the tourist office Piesendorf by phone +43 6549 7239