Active Summer Holidays
Several different businesses offer you the opportunity to experience Lungau from a bike saddle, while our local pools invite you to take a swim and soak up the sunshine. St. Michael im Lungau is home to a golf course with beautiful greens, or you might be tempted to take a short side-strip to Mauterndorf and try your hand at archery. Also possible in the evening hours, but still allowing you plenty of time to make it to the meeting point for a guided hike the next day with fellow explorers of the Biosphere Park... “Lungau Aktiv”, a unique brand indeed!
Grosseck-Speiereck 8-passenger gondolas
Grosseckbahn & Sonnenbahn
Here in the Lungau region, you can reach the mountaintops quickly and comfortably. Whether your preference is to depart St. Michael on the Sonnenbahn lift up in the direction of the Speiereck, or ride the gondola from Mauterndorf up to 2,000 meters above sea level: A memorable adventure in our mountain world is always assured. Take full advantage of this opportunity to hike out to the Trogalmseen lakes, or along the Natur Pur Path all the way into the valley!
Lungau Mountain Lifts
Tel.: 0043 (0)6472 8008
Hiking Area on the Katschberg
Aineckbahn lift car park, Katschberg pass. Hours of operation:
20 June to 1 July and 10 September to 14 October,
Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 – 4 p.m.
as well as 2 July until 9 September.
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 – 4:30 p.m.
Tel.: 0043 (0)4734 83888
Pony Alm on the Katschberg in our holiday region
The Pony Alm on the Katschberg is a big hit with kids.
Here, you can ride ponies through our mountain world, pet the animals and also learn lots about nature.
Info about the Pony Alm is available at:
An absolutely safe, though action-packed and adrenaline-charged program for children (ages 5 and up), teens and adults. It features a modern Flying Fox zipline park, a team challenge course with climbing wall, a newly designed beach with sunbathing area, a street-soccer court and more.
For additional info about the Outdoorparc, visit:
Outdoor Pool in St. Michael
On hot summer days, there’s nothing better than diving into the cool, refreshing water. St. Michael’s outdoor pool is perfect for big and small, offering a lap pool where parents can enjoy a good workout, while the youngsters will have the time of their lives splashing about in the non-swimmers’ pool.
Beginning of June until the end of August (depending on weather)
Tel.: 0043 (0)6477 8564
Also located by the swimming pool is an 18-hole mini-golf course, either as an added sporting challenge or simply for fun.
Badeinsel Tamsweg is a great excursion destination, in bad weather or good. Whether splashing about in the indoor pool while it’s raining outside, or in the sunshine as you dive off the 3-meter platform. Fun is always guaranteed here in Tamsweg!Further Information:
This wellness temple in Mariapfarr is an oasis of tranquility. Take advantage of the outdoor pool, sauna and fitness facilities.
St. Michael Golf Club
This Lungau golf club promises memorable golfing experiences at 1,000 meters above sea level.
- PGA-certified golf school
- Driving range with putting and pitching greens
- 9-hole Par-3 practice course
- 18-hole course for amateurs and pros
The golf restaurant is also delightful, with a sunny terrace looking out over the 18th hole of the course.
Tennis in the Lungau Holiday Region
In St. Michael im Lungau, you will find 1 outdoor court and 1 indoor court, giving you the chance to enjoy your favorite ball sport even in bad weather.
Sport Friedrich Tennis Center & Bowling Lanes
1 indoor court with synthetic surface
Open Tuesday to Saturday between 2 and 10 p.m.
Tennis rackets and tennis shoes are available to rent.
Tennis lessons also offered by appointment!
1 synthetic court in-filled with quartz sand
Tel.: 0043 (0)6477 8319