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Gastein Valley - a paradise for skiers and thermal waters

Gastein Holiday, Austria, Healing Caves

Gastein Valley is a vacation destination with a unique combination of attractions: traditional houses picturesque Belle Epoque architecture, modern ski slopes and healing springs. In winter vacation, we invite you to Austria, Gastein valley for an active holiday on skis and relaxing hours in thermal spas. After a vacation to this destination, you become passionate about Austria!

Gastein Valley is considered one of the most attractive destinations Austrian mountains. The region is composed of three villages - Dorfgastein, Bad Hofgastein and Bad Gastein - worth a visit thanks to unique Belle Epoque architecture in the Alps, traditional houses and spas with thermal water.

Gastein Valley has no less than 220 km of slopes with 50 lifts. Due to the high altitude, infrastructure and modern facilities, the resort offers its visitors perfect conditions for skiing from November until late April.

Gastein valley, besides skiing, is hiking trails, climbing walls and ice of the mountains.

Children find a paradise of sledding in this destination, with trails designed especially for children. Besides sledding, children are provided with services designed for families, offers accommodation to centers and schools, ski rentals.

Adults have the opportunity to relax and experience health through water: Gastein Valley is appreciated for hundreds of years for which there are hot springs here. Bad Gastein is a spa center, Felsentherme Gastein thermal water which is fed from no less than 17 natural springs.

In Bad Gastein Alpentherme is one of the most popular alpine centers. For a unique experience, visitors are invited to go to galleries Gasteiner Heilstollen, a corridor inside the mountain with temperatures ranging from 37.5 to 41.5 degrees Celsius and humidity between 70% and 100%. This medium is recommended for strengthening the immune system and against pain.

Families, friends or couples of lovers have the opportunity to make a wonderful walk with sleigh. Tourists are well coated and taken to see some of the most impressive views of the Gastein valley.