Regional Websites and Resources

Here you can find a summary of regional websites and links for further information. 
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The Main Tourist Websites

Guides, Attractions and Offers


Two useful Maps



Lungau Towns and Villages

There are 15 towns and villages in the Lungau.  The above map depicts their relative locations and a quick summary of each location can be found below.

Where a town name has a binocular icon next to it, there is a virtual tour available.  Click the icon to view.


St Michael

Embedded in the heart of the Lungau and encircled by a beautiful mountain backdrop, St Michael is conveniently located for access to all attractions and activities in the valley and is host to year-round events, festivals and celebrations or art and culture.

  • Tourist Office St Michael
  • Raikaplatz 242
  • 5582 St Michael im Lungau
  • T. 0043 (0)6477 8913
  • www.sanktmichael.at
  • info@sanktmichael.at

Mauterndorf

With a fairytale castle and centuries old market square the town of Mauterndorf has a distinct character. Further features include the highest narrow-gauge railways, the Taurachbahn, the highest airfield in Austria and also access to the Grosseck-Speiereck alpine region.

  • Tourist Office Mauterndorf
  • Markt 52
  • 5570 Mauterndorf
  • T. 0043 (0)6472 7949
  • www.mauterndorf.at
  • mauterndorf@lungau.at

Mariapfarr

A beautiful Austrian village close to the Fanningberg ski region, known as being the sunniest place in Austria and host to the popular and diverse Outdoorparc Lungau.

  • Tourist Office Mariapfarr
  • Am Weiher 175
  • 5571 Mariapfarr
  • T. 0043 (0)6473 8766
  • www.mariapfarr.at
  • mariapfarr@lungau.at

St Margarethen

Ideally located for both winter and summer activities with the Niederen Tauern to the north and the gentle Nockberge to the south and Topskiregion Katschberg Aineck on the doortstep. Features include an 18 hole golf course with driving range.

  • Tourist Office St. Margarethen
  • Schulgasse 73
  • 5581 St Margarethen
  • T. 0043 (0)647 6812
  • www.sanktmargarethen.at
  • st.margarethen@lungau.at

St Andrä

A small and peaceful town filled with restored farms and historical buildings, quaint houses and lovely people. Also known for the Taurachbahn steam train.

  • Tourist Office St Andrä
  • St Andrä 16
  • 5572 St Andrä im Lungau
  • T. 0043 (0)6474 2147
  • www.tourismuslungau.at
  • st.andrae@lungau.at

Göriach

A beautiful location offering pleasant seclusion in the midst of nature. Features include the hut village and two impressive Landwier lakes.

  • Tourist Office Göriach
  • Wassering 67
  • 5572 Göriach
  • T. 0043 (0)6483 21211
  • www.goeriach.at
  • goeriach@lungau.at

Lessach

A very traditional village, Lessach is known for ist’s family friendly atmosphere and welcoming natives and a popular destination for mushroom picking and for walking.

  • Tourist Office Lessach
  • Lessach 95
  • 5575 Lessach
  • T. 0043 (0)6484 813
  • www.tourismuslungau.at
  • lessach@lungau.at

Tweng

A laid-back and family friendly area, Tweng offers extensive outdoor opportunities for bikers and hikers and is within easy reach of Obertauern including the Obertauern sports centre and night life attractions.

  • Tourist Office Tweng
  • Dorfplatz 1
  • 5563 Tweng
  • T. 0043 (0)6471 217
  • www.tweng.at
  • info@tweng.at

Unternberg

A lovely small village, easily reached and perhaps most famous for being the home of castle Moosham, the 3rd largest castle in the Salzburg province. Further attractions include an airfield dedicated to remote control airplanes.

  • Tourist Office Unternberg
  • Am Dorfplatz 12
  • 5585 Unternberg
  • T. 0043 (0)6474 621418
  • www.unternberg.at
  • unternberg@lungau.at

Weißpriach

In weißpriach there is opportunity for winter and summer activities with beautiful walking routes, winter cross country trails and the breathtaking Longa river to accompany your outing.

  • Tourist Office Weißpriach
  • Am Sand 116
  • 5573 Weißpriach
  • T. 0043 (0)6473 701414
  • www.longa.at
  • weisspriach@lungau.at

Zederhaus

A small and beautiful village with some of the most beautiful scenery in the Lungau. Known for the Riedingtal Nature Park and the Prangstangen festival in June, the Zederhaus Valley is a very popular destination for back country skiers with a touring season of more than 6 months.

  • Tourist Office Zederhaus
  • Nr. 25
  • 5584 Zederhaus
  • T. 0043 (0)6478 801
  • www.zederhaus.at
  • zederhaus@lungau.at

Tamsweg

Located at the southernmost corner of Salzburgerland, Tamsweg is surrounded by beautiful landscape and features the Preber recreational area providing summer and winter sports in a natural mountain setting. An excellent starting point for trekking and biking paths and also home to the famous St Leonhard Pilgrimage church.

  • Tourist Office Tamsweg
  • Marktplatz 4
  • 5580 Tamsweg
  • T. 0043 (0)6474 2145
  • www.tamsweg.info
  • tvb@tamsweg.at

Ramingstein

Dating back to 1139, Ramingstein was one of the largest mining areas in the Alpine region. A silver mine still operates there as a tourist mine and historical site. The region is also home to the functioning castle of Finstergrün and hosts to numerous cultural events as part of the Raminsgtein Summer Cultural Festival.

  • Tourist Office Ramingstein
  • Gemeindeplatz 223
  • 5591 Ramingstein
  • T. 0043 (0)6475 80217
  • www.tourismuslungau.at
  • ramingstein@lungau.at

Thomatal

Thomatal is an agricultural area located at the bottom of the valley and surrounded by fields and pastures. At a higher eleveation, the Schönfeld summer and winter recreation area is a popular place for cross county skiing and nordic walking and features a children’s only trail, toboggan run and playground.

  • Tourist Office Thomatal-Schönfeld
  • Nr. 1
  • 5592 Thomatal
  • T. 0043 (0)6476 25015
  • www.thomatal.at
  • thomatal@lungau.at

Muhr

An extreme mountain landscape surrounds the National Park Community Muhr and offers hundreds of kilometres of hiking and biking trails peppered with alpine huts and featuring five mountain lakes, waterfalls, imposing ridges and natural landmarks. Austria’s second largest river originates here at 1,989km elevation in the middle of the Hohe Tauern National Park and the area is a popular destination for back country skiers and ice climbers.

  • Tourist Office Muhr
  • Vordermuhr 5
  • 5583 Muhr
  • T. 0043 (0)6479 218
  • www.muhr-tourismus.at
  • muhr@lungau.at

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Further Links....

Family Hewitt in Haus Bellevue

Contact

  • Family Hewitt
  • Haus Bellevue
  • Wiedenerweg 373
  • St Michael im Lungau
  • 5582 Austria
  • T. 0043 (0) 6477 71137

GPS

  • 47'N 05'57.3144°
  • 13'E 37'34.683°
  • Latitude: 47.099254
  • Longitude: 13.626301