Seven tips on how to properly enjoy a break in Saalbach Hinterglemm

Seven tips on how to properly enjoy a break in Saalbach Hinterglemm

Having a holiday needs to be learned. Whoever engages in an adventure in Saalbach-Hinterglemm has already taken the first step. These holiday tips will help you to make your break in the Salzburg Mountains a memorable time. 

#1 Inform yourself on blogs
A preliminary research about Saalbach Hinterglemm on the Internet is advisable so as not to miss any of the numerous offers. As one of the favourite destinations of bloggers and Instagrammers, there are lots of testimonials about the region. Also Saalbach Hinterglemm shows its Saalbach stories in video form. Dani and Sascha are behind the reports and you can get to know the region together with them in advance - fun and surprises included.

#2 Find out about Bonus Cards in the region 
Often, several companies in a holiday region unite and make their guest offers available more cheaply. In Saalbach Hinterglemm, this idea has a name - the JOKER CARD offers access to many attractions in Saalbach Hinterglemm and is valid between May and 22nd October, 2018. And the best part - your hosts directly give you the card as a guest.

#3 For hiking fans - take advantage of the interactive map
Saalbach Hinterglemm is not wrongly called 'Home of Lässig’ (Home of Casual). Hiking here is especially fun, no matter at which sporting level you are. Only one thing is taboo while hiking - getting lost. With the interactive map of Saalbach Hinterglemm, that is guaranteed not to happen as this tool has hiking, biking and trail running tips including GPS-tracking available for download. To really get in the mood, read through the descriptions and click in advance through the photos from other hikers. Practical!

#4 Check out the holiday packages in advance
Attention bargain hunters: sometimes you are lucky and services which normally cost something are offered with discounts in a holiday package. On the Saalbach Hinterglemm webpage, you will find all these special offers at a glance. For those who need advice, the in-house travel agency is always available for questions.

#5 Come for a round of golf between April and November
Two 18-hole courses are available for golfers in Saalbach Hinterglemm. The nicknames of "Kitzsteinhorn" and "Schmittenhöhe" are revealing - here you are in the mountains. And also the view speaks volumes - in summer you can enjoy the beautiful game with magnificent views of the snow-covered Kitzsteinhorn, the 3,202 metre glacier. The two 18-hole golf courses can be conquered without any real physical exertion. By the way, golf legends such as John Daly, Bernhard Langer and Annika Sörenstam have already swung their golf clubs in Saalbach Hinterglemm. 

#6 Well prepared with the Saalbach App
Those who get informed beforehand do not miss any offers or tips. With the Saalbach App, you have all the info in your pocket. This App is not just informative, but also helps with the orientation. It also provides an emergency button that shows the user’s current GPS coordinates. Additionally, the App knows Wi-Fi hotspots and leads users to the nearest located Internet sources. 

#7 Plan to be at the Alm Festival
It is fun getting to know the local culture and traditions of this holiday region. In Saalbach-Hinterglemm, festivals are celebrated as they happen. Not to be missed is the Alm Festival in August, where local delicacies are tasted. On show there are turned bowls, herbal cushions and hay figures. Tip: With the JOKER CARD guests can use the Zwölferkogel cable car free of charge.