- 2 x Overnight stay with healthy organic breakfast in hotel Heffterhof
- 4 x Overnight stay with breakfast buffet and four course gourmet evening-menu in hotel Fischerwirt
- Welcome drink
- Package free, generous breakfast buffet with R50 guarantee (products sourced within 50 km)
- four course gourmet evening menu – choose from three main courses
- home-baked cake & hot drinks (once a week)
- 24 h all-inclusive Salzburg Card
- one-time FREE admission to all city tourist attractions and museums
- free travel on public transportation (except s-railways / S-Bahn!)
- attractive discounts on cultural events and concerts
- additional discounts at many excursion destinations
- ticket for cross-country ski pists in Faistenau & Hintersee
- Cross-country skiing equipment rental for 4 days consisting of skis, poles and boots (classic or skating)
- Public bus ticket Salzburg to Faistenau and back
- Information material and cross-country trail map
- Daily service hotline 08:00 am – 06:00 pm (incl. weekends)
Accommodation: ****Hotel Heffterhof
Location: The eco-label business, whose agricultural roots even go back to the early 17th century, was extensively redesigned in 2016 and is now an inviting city hotel that complements its grown tradition with openness to modern ideas. It is in a verdant area of the city, just minutes from the Salzburg’s historical old town, and is ideal for laid back breaks.
Catering/meals: Munch away to your heart’s content at breakfast the ORGANIC buffet featuring delicious ingredients from the Salzburg ‘good food regions’. Dinner can be booked separately - served in buffet form (bookable Mon - Fri / no half-board on Sat, Sun and public holidays or on request)
Rooms: 56 comfortable, charming non-smoking rooms with flat screen TV, bathroom with shower, hairdryer, room telephone and room safe await you at the Heffterhof. Due to the wooden floors and special bed linen, allergy sufferers also feel at home in the Heffterhof. Most of the hotel rooms have a covered balcony. Free WiFi and parking included.
Accommodation: ****Naturhotel Fischerwirt
Location: Nature hotel in the middle of meadows, forests and mountains, close to the crystal-clear Hintersee. The Fischerwirt is the ideal starting point for the most beautiful cross-country tours in the Fuschlsee region.
Wellness: Forest lodge with Finnish sauna 90°, gentle herbal-sauna 60°, relax- & quiet lodges in the forest with mountain view, sun terrace with forest feel, tea bar with mountain spring water & fruit, sunroom with family sauna & infrared cabin, massages (additional charge)
Rooms: Cosy, authentic and close to nature! Warm colours and a cosy living flair combined with traditional charm create a comfortable atmosphere to relax.
Nature hotel Fischerwirt – included services in winter
- Skibus or shuttle to & from the cross-country ski trails
- cross-country information corner
- drying room for ski- & cross-country ski equipment
- lockable room for ski storage & shoe dryer
- laundry service (additional charge)
- free rental of snowshoes, hiking poles & toboggans
- guided snowshoe & winter hikes (once a week)
- flame-torch hike through snowy landscapes at night
- ForestSPA-bag with bath robes, sauna towels & slippers in every room
Day 1: Individual arrival in Salzburg
Only a few minutes from the historic old town of Salzburg in the countryside, you will meet hosts with warmth at the 4-star Hotel Heffterhof. Under the regency of Salzburg's prince-archbishops, the city developed especially in the Baroque period and received its unmistakable characteristic. During a walk through the old streets of the city you can see for yourself. With the work and creativity of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Salzburg guarantees itself as one of the cultural centers of Europe. (2 nights)
Day 2: Cultural enjoyment with the Salzburg Card
The sights of the city are diverse and large in number. In order to get an overview of the rich offer of Austria's famous city of art and music, we provide you with the Salzburg Card. In addition to admission to the most famous sights, such as Hohensalzburg Fortress, Mirabell Palace with Mirabell Gardens, the Domquartier and Mozart's birthplace, this also includes the use of public transport.
Day 3 - Day 6: Cross-country skiing experience in Faistenau and Hintersee
In the morning, take the public bus from the festival city of Salzburg to the winter sports resort of Faistenau. After a short ride you reach the 4* star Hotel Fischerwirt, in Salzburger Land, nestled between Hintersee, the Osterhorn Group and the Ochsenberg. In the coming days, perfectly groomed cross-country ski trails and pretty winter hiking trails await you. The cross-country skiing equipment reserved for you is available for pick up in Faistenau, Sporthaus Auer.
In the idyllic village of Faistenau, several well-groomed trails with a length of over 70 km open up wonderful winter fun on cross-country skis. The hotel's own taxi takes you daily to the starting point of the selected cross-country ski circuit and picks you up again. (4 nights)
Kugelberg trail – 5 km – nighttrail
The classic + skating groomed Kugelberg trail with start/finish point town center school is very suitable for sporty beginners with some climbs. It is marked in red and illuminated daily in the evening until 9 pm.
Village trail - 5 km
The classic + skating groomed village trail with start/finish point town center school or at Sport Auer is very varied with several climbs and a little more challenging. The village trail is marked orange and very suitable for experienced cross-country skiers.
Tiefbrunnau trail - 20 km
The classic + skating groomed Tiefbrunnau trail with start/finish point in the town center school or at the two parking lots / cross-country ski trail entrances in the Tiefbrunnau, is very well suited as a pleasure trail for enduring beginners because of its natural state as a leisure trail for persevering beginners and because of its length as a training route for performance-oriented cross-country skiers. It is marked in green.
Cross-country ski run in Hintersee – 12 km
The classic groomed trail in the village of Hintersee with start/finish point municipality parking Hintersee is very suitable for beginners, it is largely flat with small climbs.
The above suggestions are only an excerpt from all the winter activity possibilities in the Fuschlsee area. For more information or tips, please feel free to contact us.
Day 7: Return to Salzburg – Individual departure
In the morning, the return journey takes place by public bus from Faistenau to Salzburg. If your time does not allow you to spend more days here, it is time to say goodbye and return home.
Rates per person for the arrangement in €:
07.01. – 31.03.2024
Supplement for single room
Supplement for half board in Salzburg
Prices are subject to change
Reduction for children on request.
Local tax is extra to pay on spot approx. € 2,50 per night / per person (from 15 years)
We recommend travel cancellation insurance.
The standard terms and conditions of the Salzkammergut Touristik GmbH apply in the current version.
Due to environmental reasons we recommend to arrive and depart by public transportation.