Excursion destinations

Be enchanted by worlds of timeless beauty and gentle sounds.
Discover the natural and cultural beauties of St. Johann and its surroundings.

Vacation in breathtaking surroundings

Alpendorf mountain railroads

The gondola lift to the Gernkogel (1,787 m) in Salzburg's Sportwelt amadé is also in operation in summer. Enjoy unique hikes through our beautiful landscape and stop at one of the alpine farms.

Zell am See

(50 km from Alpendorf) - Worth seeing alpine town with southern flair.

Jägersee near Kleinarl

(15 km from Alpendorf) - With its clear water and surrounded by mountains, Jägersee is a popular destination for young and old and can be reached via a well-maintained road.

High mountain reservoirs Kaprun

(42 km from Alpendorf) - The Kaprun reservoirs are located in the middle of a fascinating mountain world of the Hohe Tauern. Breathtaking ascent to the Tauern power plants, tour of the power plant.

Grossglockner High Alpine Road

(tollbooth 48 km from Alpendorf) - The Grossglockner - Austria's highest mountain. Ascent to the glacier "Pasterze" and the Hochtor at 2,575 m via the well-known high alpine road - glacier excursion, Glockner view.

Krimml waterfalls

(95 km from Alpendorf) - The highest waterfalls in Central Europe with a drop of 400 m in the Hohe Tauern National Park - wonderful hiking area.

Pongau Cathedral

(3 km from Alpendorf) - This two-towered parish church with Gothic wooden sculpture is the landmark of Sankt Johann. It was first mentioned in documents in 924. The neo-Gothic altars house several late Gothic figures.


(17 km from Alpendorf) - Unfathomable depths. In the Tappenkarsee, in the middle of the Hohe Tauern National Park, a dreaded Tatzlwurm is said to have once lived.

Salzburg Salt Worlds

(45 km from Alpendorf) - Discover the roots of Salzburg in the oldest show mine in the world. In addition to numerous underground attractions, the above-ground Celtic village in the Bad Dürrnberg salt mine is an inviting place to visit.

Salzburg Zoo

(55 km away from Alpendorf) - GeoZoo close to nature with over 400 animals at the gates of the city of Salzburg.

Hohe Tauern National Park

The largest protected area in the Alps with a total area of 1,834 km². In the Hohe Tauern National Park, thundering mountain streams provide plenty of wetness. The hiker does not always have the water only under his feet, sometimes it also comes from above.

Wolfgangsee boat trip

(102 km from Alpendorf) - The 135 year old paddle steamer "Kaiser Franz Josef I" offers passengers a travel experience like in the Imperial and Royal period. Time and inspires with its authentic historical ambience.

Eisriesenwelt in Werfen

(25 km from Alpendorf) - The largest ice cave in the world discovered to date is a spectacular natural phenomenon and one of the most massive cave systems ever.

Ferleiten Game Park

(47 km away from Alpendorf) - The game and leisure park is located in a wildly romantic high valley with a view of what is probably the most beautiful end of the valley in Austria. Ferleiten is located at the beginning of the Käfer Valley and is the starting point of many beautiful hikes into the heart of the Hohe Tauern National Park in Salzburger Land.

Open air museum - Großgmain

(65 km from Alpendorf) - open-air experience. Steam engines, vintage tractors, an old home brewery, a grocer's shop, a sawmill, a blacksmith's shop: these are just a few of the many exhibits on display at Salzburg's Großgmain Open-Air Museum.

Mozart city Salzburg

(60 km from Alpendorf) - Salzburg - The stage of the world. Fortress Hohensalzburg, Fiaker rides, Mozart's birthplace, Festspielhaus, Toy Museum, Museum Carolino Augusteum, Museum "Haus der Natur".

Mauterndorf castle

(71 km from Alpendorf) - The toll castle dates back to the 13th century and is the temporary summer residence of the Salzburg prince-archbishops.

Goldegg Castle

(12 km from Alpendorf) - The castle is situated directly at the Goldeggersee in a beautiful area for romantic walks

Appartements Maurachhof - Urlaub am Bauernhof

SalzburgerLand Card

With only one card you hold the entrance ticket to over 180 attractions in the whole SalzburgerLand in your hands. Whether lakes & baths, mountain railroads or museums – with so much choice, every day becomes a unique vacation experience.

Prices SL Card 2022:

Adults 12 days: € 98,- | Adults 6 days: € 82,-
Children (4 – 15,9 years) 12 days: € 48,- | Children (4 – 15,9 years) 6 days: € 41,-

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