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Flachau (2600 residents) is situated at 950 meters elevation by the riverside, Ski-In/Ski-Out, by a mountain and lakeside.
Flachau is the third member of a group of resorts that also features Wagrain and St Johann in Pongau (eight km away) southwest of Altenmarkt, in the beautiful setting in the Enns Valley, on the A10 south from Salzburg. From the village, one can take a cable car to Griesskareck at 1992 meters elevation. In summer Flachau is ideal for pursuing favourite outdoor hobbies like walking, hiking, cycling, mountain biking, swimming, mini golf, riding, But one can also go climbing,  inline skating, play beach volleyball, go canyoning, caving, kayaking.

Flachau Skiing Holidays

Flachau was previously popular only among the Europeans but now is beginning to attract more and more international skiers. The site has about 1.5 kilometers of floodlit downhill runs, modern lift facilities that include the world's first six-seat bubble-encased chairlift, and buses that haul the bored from one ski area to another. The snowfall here is usually guaranteed. There are four ski schools, one hundred and sixty kilometers of cross-country ski trails, toboggan runs, and ice-skating facilities.
To get there, one may take the train to either Radstadt or the village immediately adjacent to it, Altenmarkt. From the stations of either town, 7-8 buses depart daily on the eleven kilometers drive southwest into Flachau.

Flachau ski piste map


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