Holiday in Schladming!
City & Mountains. both there. Both very close! Summer & Winter
Whether fresh mountain air or city highlights, Schladming is in any case the hotspot of the Schladming-Dachstein region and the urban centre with charm and tradition.
Schladming is the westernmost town in Styria and among the top 5 tourism regions in the Alps. In its lovely town centre, you will find regional cuisine and a host of shops, restaurants and cafés. Over the centuries the harmonious coexistence and coming-together of two religions - Protestantism and Catholicism - have resulted in a unique diversity, dynamism and the "Schladming flow". The Catholic and Protestant churches in the centre of Schladming are among the town's landmarks. The exceptional hospitality of the local people and the abundance of top events are among the attractions that make the mountain town of Schladming such a charming destination.
As the venue of the Special Olympics Winter Games 2017 and 1993, the Alpine Ski World Cup – the ski festival with Heart - 2013 and 1982 as well the Nordic World Ski Championships 1999, the region has been in the international spotlight several times. Other major events such as the annual Men's World Cup "The Nightrace", the Ski Opening, the Planai Classics, the "Musikanten Ski-WM, the Mid-Europe and the Andreas Gabalier Openair – have made Schladming one of the most famous and popular holiday destinations in Austria.
Unlimited winter fun
Between the magnificent south faces of the Dachstein and the Schladminger Tauern, seven tourist centres with a wide variety of offers and perfectly developed infrastructure for alpine and Nordic skiing excite. As a member of Ski amadé, 230 km of slopes, 88 newest lifts and 97 rustic ski huts invite you to endless skiing fun in winter. The heart of the ski region, the Schladminger 4-mountain interconnected area, connects the famous ski mountains Hauser Kaibling, Planai, Hochwurzen and Reiteralm. The ski resorts Fageralm, Ramsau am Dachstein, Dachstein Glacier, Ski Galsterberg, Stoderzinken, Riesneralm and Planneralm complement the high-quality slopes. The Nordic centre Ramsau am Dachstein scores with its excellent 220 km of cross-country trails. For beginners and professionals, the region offers everything from sporty-international flair to a rural-family atmosphere just perfect for an amazing winter holiday.
But even in summer, Schladming can score with its leisure infrastructure and the unique Schladming-Dachstein All-Inclusive Sommercard. The range of sports is almost inexhaustible and variety is ensured. With the summer card over 100 leisure attractions are free or discounted. For example the Dachstein Gondola, the Planai Gondola, swimming pools and lakes, museum and more. Schladming, the historically grown mountain town on the Enns, is nestled between the rugged limestone mountains of the Dachstein massif and the ancient rock of the Schladminger Tauern. The hiker will discover a natural landscape that is unique in terms of versatility. Thundering waterfalls, dark mountain lakes, lush valley floors and rock faces of the Dachstein make the hearts of hikers and climbers beat faster. Schladming offers countless activities for those seeking relaxation or extreme sports. Whether biking, downhill, endless cycling tours, rafting, canyoning, paragliding, climbing, children's program, wellness or simply sniff the clear mountain air - everything is possible.