Ski tours and snowshoeing through magical landscapes covered with deep snow is a special experience. The most favourite ski tours in Faistenau are from the valley Tiefbrunnau up to the peaks of Faistenauer Schafberg, Loibersbacher Höhe (New: ski tour educational trail), Zwölferhorn or Pillsteinhöhe.
The exact routes are available for free on our „Winter Map” at your host or in the Tourist office; there you can also inform you about guided tours.
The snowfall and wind stops, so we were able to prepare the whole cross-country trails in Faistenau new again. We wish a lot of fun on the slopes! Today there is also a fantastic weather, sunshine with cold temperatures.
Numerous tobogganing runs are waiting for you in the close vicinity of Faistenau in Austria. Enjoy a hike for example to a rustic Alpine chalet, treat yourself to a tasty snack, and whizz down to the valley on a toboggan after sampling Austrian specialities. An exciting adventure for the entire family in the Austrian Alps.
There is also a short toboggan track next to the Snowtubing.
If toboggans are needed, please rent at Sport Auer.
Why not try Bavarian curling during your holidays in Austria? You’ll love it.
Phone +43 (0) 676 / 7053145
Price: € 6,00 per person
Hatzen Stüberl – Johann Leitgeb
(Both next to the cross-country ski tracks in Tiefbrunnau)
Phone +43 (0) 664 / 2727358
Price: € 5,00 per person
Please contact the Tourist office if further information is needed.
Explore the winter wonderland of Faistenau on horseback or indulge in a romantic ride on a horse-drawn sleigh surrounded by the majestic mountains of the Austrian Alps. The region of Faistenau will enchant you.
Hiking is a very popular leisure activity even in winter. Enjoy the peace and quiet of the mountain environment and explore the winter wonderland surrounding Faistenau.
Detailed course of the routes available in the free wintermap of our region, ask for it at your host or in the tourist office.
The adventure area with snow-tubing tracks is situated right behind the Tourist Office. There are several perfectly groomed runs each 170m long. Go down lying or sitting and spinning around in the tube. There are more than 70 tubes of different sizes at your disposal. No need to work out, there is a surface lift up the hill, night owls have fun on the illuminated tracks on weekends!
After having the Snowtubing fun- or in between, the nice snack bar offers you hot wine, coffee, cakes and other small dishes. That’s the place where your hands and feet are getting warm again for the next Tubing ride.
Phone: +43 (0) 6228/2434
Mobil: +43 (0) 664 3938334
Mobil: +43 (0) 650 8929997 (tubing hut)
The skiing region Gaissau-Hintersee with more than 34-kilometres of skiing pistes is the perfect day trip destination for a skiing adventure near Faistenau.
The ski lifts at the village of Faistenau are perfectly suited for beginners and families with small children. Skiing tickets of ten and more runs ensure inexpensive fun in the snow and there is also a skibus you can use for free. Continue reading