Hiking holidays, countryside and swimming fun
The summer dream at JUFA Hotels
How about splashing around in cold mountain lakes? Hiking in breathtaking altitudes and open spaces JUFA Hotels are the child-friendly address for hiking trips through the surrounding mountains. Surprising insider tips and exciting offers take you into regions that will move you. Every summer is an old friend. Rise above yourself with your loved ones and discover new wonders with JUFA Hotels!
Think big, we are sure you will find the right offer for you at JUFA Hotels: Meet up at the most beautiful hiking trails in Austria’s Alps: from Silvretta Nova to the National Park Hohe Tauern to Schladming-Dachstein and many more. Even the marmots whistle there!
Being at breathtaking altitudes and with the sun in your face, helps you to put the worries of everyday life in their place. In popular alpine meadows and mountain regions up to 1,600 m your heart will beat faster. Over 20 JUFA hotels have tailor-made hiking packages for you.
Choose your destination, pack your rucksack, lace up your shoes and we’re off! Gather impressions in the World of JUFA Hotels!
JUFA Hotels in the most beautiful summer landscape
Gentle hills and boundless countryside
Sunrise hike on the Falkert mountain? Observe marmots with biosphere rangers? The breathtaking landscape of the Carinthian Nockberge mountains is situated between 800 to 2,440 metres above sea level. Gently rolling hills as far as the eye can see make every hiking trip a special experience. However, the Nockberge mountains are much more than juicy green, they are home to the largest stock of spruce, larch and stone pine forests of the Eastern Alps. Greenpeace awarded the reserve, with its hilly peaks and pine forests, a climate protection award.
It is an outstanding destination for hiking holidays. Discover the heartwarming native fauna, which specifically includes red deer and chamois. Enjoy the panorama of the Nockberge mountains. The idyllic Turrach heights are located on the border between the provinces of Carinthia and Styria, at an altitude of 1.763 metres and the JUFA Hotel Nockberge*** at 1.600 metres. 3 lakes and an upland high moor beckon adventurers to hike, practise nordic walking, run, or simply enjoy. The Nockberge Mountains are a very well-maintained and protected natural and cultural landscape.
Marvellous views in an unforgettable mountain world
The Romans already had a good reason to settle in the northern region around the mountain village of Knappenberg and it was here that Heinrich Harrer discovered his love for adventure. The forest-rich surroundings of the Seetal Alps is unbeatable.
From the JUFA Hotel Knappenberg****, the breathtaking mountain landscape with its rich natural colours, immediately catches the eye. The 2.396m high Zirbitzkogel and the equally high Kreiskogel are true panoramic mountains and beckon to anticipatory adventures with their spectacular views.
The Seetal Alps offer stunning panoramic views across the provinces of Carinthia and Styria and the mountain world of the Niedere Tauern, over the Koralm, the Karawanken mountains and the Dachstein, all the way to Slovenia. The Zirbitzkogel and its surroundings offer first-class panoramic hikes.
Hiking in Austria´s largest biosphere park
Do you know what the hiking paradise of Lungau has in common with the Galapagos Islands and the Yellowstone National Park?
It is a biosphere reserve, which is certified by the UNESCO and is also Austria´s largest. The preservation of protected habitats is a cornerstone of the biosphere park philosophy. The JUFA Hotel Lungau*** is located here at over 1000m above the sea level, in the quiet town of St. Michael. Precisely because the surrounding landscape is so cherished and unaffected, it is so attractive to visitors.
Hike from lake to lake, passing by cultivated meadows and shelters via topics paths and trails? This untouched piece of nature is located between the Radstader Tauern to the North and the Nock Mountains to the South and is ideal for hiking, mountain biking and leisure activities.
Over stick and stone and gushing streams
Riesneralm, Planai, Ramsau: The Styrian Ennstal in the Schladming-Dachstein region provides a wide range of leisure activities. (Guided) extensive hiking trails, walks, theme trails, gorge experiences and via ferrata. The Schladming-Dachstein region is very diversified.
The JUFA Hotel Donnersbachwald*** is situated in the Riesneralm hiking region, the JUFA Hotel Schladming*** is situated at the Planai valley station. A multitude of summits are waiting to be conquered on foot or by bike.
The Schladminger Tauern Trail is only one of the many hiking trails and the wide limestone walls of the glaciated Dachstein and the wealth of wildlife and rare plants are a very special attraction.
Breathtaking panoramas and dizzying depths
Do you feel like a herbal walk along on the Grundlsee or a 6-lake hike on the Tauplitzalm? Do you want to test your courage on Europe’s longest via ferrata? In a Universum production, the Ausseerland was referred to as a myth – not without a reason. A culinary gourmet hiking trail along the Grundlsee delights hungry minds with char and trout fillets and good old farmhouse kitchen. The many lakeside shores are part of a very own world of experience and the ancient maple trees on the Kammersee are fascinating.
It is an idyllic world of mountains and lakes: In the Salzkammergut region, the JUFA Hotel Altaussee***, the JUFA Hotel Bad Aussee*** and the JUFA Hotel Grundlsee*** expect visitors. Hiking, cycling, outdoor adventure, you can never get enough of the Ausseerland.
Between steep rocks and wild water
To attack the Gesäuse, means to be able to move in a wide variety of habitats. Fragrant mountain daffodil meadows, rushing mountain streams, craggy rock formations. A large part of the Gesäuse was declared a National Park in 2002.
The baroque JUFA Hotel Schloss Röthelstein/Admont*** is located above the world-famous Benedictine monastery, high above Admont and is a special place. From its gallery- and tower rooms, you can overlook future adventures in the Gesaeuse National Park.
Whether you are a climber, hiker or casual hiker, the National Park offers breathtaking scenery: The Buchstein group, Admonter-Reichenstein group, Hochtor group and the Zinödl-Lugauer-group are special highlights during your hiking holiday.