Skifahrer und Skifahrerin im Profil
© Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus

In Altenmarkt

Altenmarkt-Zauchensee is located in the heart of the province of Salzburg and in the middle of the big skiing area “Ski amadé”. Skiing areas are easily accessible by free ski bus. Experience your skiing pleasure either in a cosy family atmosphere in Altenmarkt or in a sporty and challenging way with the highest level of comfort and snow safety in Zauchensee, the highest village in the sports region “Salzburger Sportwelt”. In the open countryside, you can immerse yourself in an untouched landscape with your touring skis. Rustic huts invite you to take a cosy break.

Altenmarkt-Zauchensee is also the perfect holiday destination for cross-country skiers. A continuous cross-country skiing network of 260 km for classic and skating awaits you right on your doorstep. Use of the trails is free of charge and you can explore the winter landscape wonderfully.

A walk in the snow on the cleared winter paths, snowshoe hikes and toboggan trips, on horseback, in a horse-drawn carriage or in the comfort of a deck chair in front of a hut – you will find time out and relaxation in Altenmarkt.

The Therme Amadé offers you a varied bathing and sauna landscape 365 days a year. Altenmarkt with its numerous shops and boutiques invites you to stroll and linger. The cosy cafés and restaurants will make your culinary heart beat faster.

Discover our little paradise in the Pongau by yourself

Screenshot eines Youtube-Videos über Altenmarkt im Pongau
Link to Youtube © Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus
Weihnachtsmarkt in Altenmarkt
Altenmarkt during the Christmas season © Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus
Innenansicht der Dechanthoftenne mit adventlicher Dekoration und weihnachtlichen Ausstellungsstücken
Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus © Nadia Jabli Photography
Stand am Adventmarkt in Altenmarkt
Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus © Matthias Fritzenwallner
Alte Mühle in tief verschneiter Landschaft
Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus © Matthias Fritzenwallner
Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus © Nadia Jabli Photography
Pferdeschlittenfahrt durch verschneiten Wald
Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus © Nadia Jabli Photography

Ski areas nearby

Skischaukel Radstadt – Altenmarkt

Panoramaansicht vom Skiberg Radstadt / Altenmarkt
© Skischaukel Radstadt- Altenmarkt

Travel time: 5 minutes
Route on Google Maps

Zauchensee Bergbahnen

Panoramaansicht der Berge im Skigebiet Zauchensee
© Zauchensee Liftgesellschaft

Travel time: 13 minutes
Route on Google Maps

Flachauwinkl – Kleinarl

Snowboarder springt auf einer Schanze im Absolut Park in Flachauwinkl
© Shuttleberg

Travel time: 11 minutes
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Snow Space
Flachau – Wagrain – St. Johann

6er-Sessellift Starjet 3 in Flachau über verschneitem Skigebiet
© Snow Space Salzburg

Travel time: 10 minutes
Route on Google Maps

Monte Popolo in Eben

Familie vor Hirsch-Plastiken am Monte Popolo in Eben
TVB Eben © Daniel Sobietzki

Travel time: 7 minutes
Route on Google Maps

Forstau Fageralm

Blick von der Hinterfager auf die Trinkeralm, im Hintergrund das Dachsteinmassiv
© Reiteralm Bergbahnen

Travel time: 14 minutes
Route on Google Maps

Cross-country skiing in Altenmarkt

Langläufer beim Langlaufrennen – Tauernlauf
Cross-country skiers in the race © Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus

A great overview of all cross-country trails in Altenmarkt and the surrounding region can be found on the website of the Altenmarkt-Zauchensee tourist office.

On curves through the winter wonderland


Familie beim Rodeln
Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus © Matthias Fritzenwallner

You can also find an overview of all toboggan runs on the website of the Altenmarkt / Zauchensee tourist office

Sleigh rides

Familie auf Pferdeschlitten vor einem alten Bauernhaus
© Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus

Further information on the website of the Altenmarkt / Zauchensee tourist office

Sports equipment, ski rental and ski school in Altenmarkt

What else to do in winter?

Therme Amadé

Ein Paar im Außenbecken der Therme Amade
Therme Amade © Nadia Jabli Photography

Travel time: 4 minutes
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Local Museum Altenmarkt

Heimatmuseum in Altenmarkt im Pongau
Heimatmuseum © Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Tourismus

Walking time: 1 minute
Route on Google Maps

City of

Dom und Festung Hohensalzburg
Tourismus Salzburg © Breitegger Günter

Travel time: 54 minutes
Route on Google Maps

Salzburger Sportwelt Card

Salzburger Sportwelt Card

Benefit from numerous discounts offered by the Salzburger Sportwelt Card. You will receive the guest card free of charge on arrival. It is valid for the duration of your stay.


Salzburger Land Card

Be active and save money at the same time – this is possible with the SalzburgerLand Card. The card grants you free access to over 190 attractions and sights in the whole of the Salzburg region.