Excursion destinations near Saalbach-Hinterglemm


If you have a bit more time or want to see more of the region of Salzburg, we'd love to give you tips for an excursion near Saalbach-Hinterglemm.

Nearby are:


Ferleiten Wildlife Park

Kaprun Alpine Reservoirs

Pillerseetal Family Theme Park

The "Vorderkaserklamm" gorge

The "Seisenbergklamm" gorge

Lamprecht's Cave

The "Kitzlochklamm" gorge

The Eisriesenwelt ice caves

Summer toboggan run


Pools & Lakes in the region of Salzburg

Swimming is part of the summer holidays for most of us. And the region of Salzburg offers many options! Right nearby you'll find the Käpt'n Hook Outdoor Pool in Saalbach and the Teufelswasser water play stations at the end of the valley. Both places are included with the Joker Card! The many pools and lakes in the region are the ideal places for your swimming holiday in the region of Salzburg.

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If it's really hot outside and you are longing for a cool-down, dive into the refreshing waters! But even if the summer temperatures aren't too high, after an adventurous day in the mountains, an extensive hike or a bike tour, a dip into cool water always rounds off the day perfectly. Around the Hotel Gollinger there are plenty options for playing and relaxing in the water for the whole family. From little splashes with the youngest ones to exciting hours in the water park, swimming laps for the sporty ones or a relaxed soak, you can experience everything in the numerous pools and lakes in the area Gollinger . 

Käpt’n Hook Adventure Pool & Teufelswasser Water Play Stations

The new open-air pool in Saalbach-Hinterglemm provides a unique swimming landscape under the motto “Käpt´n Hook”: 1000 m² of water with whitewater channel, climbing net, massage chairs, whirlpool bench, swing cove, rain zone, tubing slide and wide wave slide. There is also beach volleyball, an open-air cinema for the kids and a restaurant. There's something for everyone in the family! At the end of the valley of Hinterglemm there is an absolutely special adventure park. From the kids to playful adults, everyone will find the right leisure activity here. Just next to “Schnitza’s Holzpark“ Wood Park, all fans of the water will find their favourite fun attractions. All summer long you can enjoy the magic world of the Teufelswasser water play stations at the end of the valley at Saalbach-Hinterglemm no cost. There is also a Kneipp basin as well as a fishing pond, forest playhouse, mill wheel, cliff pool, cave route, alpine herb path and a stone dragon square, fairies and dwarf realm and dancing spirits of the forest. It's just the right place to cool off after an exciting hike in the Glemm Valley Mountains!

Lake Zell – a Natural Spectacle

If you want to see one of the most beautiful alpine lakes in Austria, Lake Zell is only a few kilometres away. Whether in one of the open-air swimming facilities or simply on the pristine lawn on the banks of the crystal clear lake, this is the perfect place to relax. You'll never be bored sailing an electric boat, when kitesurfing, on your surfboard, a sail boat or while water skiing.

Small but of stunning beauty – the Ritzensee Lake

If you want to visit a smaller lake, the Ritzensee in nearby Saalfelden is perfect for you. The natural bathing lake, idyllically located in the  centre of a recreation area is perfect for everyone and all age groups with its peaty water, its spacious sunbathing areas, the sports field, the naturist area, the non-swimmer and kids pool with water slide and the playgrounds, it's really something special. A buffet, the restaurant, the local museum and the mini golf course make the offering complete.

In addition to the numerous outdoor pools and lakes, during your  explorations in the mountains you'll always come across small mountain lakes or crystal clear streams. Refreshment is guaranteed there too!


Do your thoughts revolve around only one thing on these hot days? Exactly, so a couple of nice days at the lake or in the pool would be great. You've come to the right place at the Hotel Gollinger  Saalbach-Hinterglemm. Book one of our attractive summer packages now!


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