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Remsach 3, Bad Gastein, Austria
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General Information about Gastein Valley

The Gasteinertal is the longest side valley of the Hohe Tauern Mounatins, world-wide known particularly because of its thermal springs. It borders on the Grossarl -, the Raurisertal as well as in the south on the Land Carinthia.

The three main villages of Gastein Valley:

Bad Gastein

Bad Gastein is situated in the middle of the National Park Hohe Tauern free from fog, at 1000 metres above sea level, in fresh mountain air. The characteristic charm of this beautiful village, the buildings from the “Belle Epoque” era, harmonise in the natural surroundings. An international health resort with a unique atmosphere - relax and rest in pure mountain air, combined with the ideal climate altitude, and Gastein’s thermal water, guarantees a very special holiday for sophisticated guests! In Bad Gastein you will find the ideal offer for a holiday together with friends and family, even when there is a difference in interests. An exclusive holiday village with a sensational offer of relaxation and activity programmes which really cannot be beaten! Sports and leisure activities are an addition to improving health and wellness in the world famous Spa and Healing Gallery of the Gasteiner Thermal World.

Bad Hofgastein

A vibrant, open minded village. Situated in the middle of the valley, gently imbedded in the idyllic surroundings of the Gasteiner Mountain world. Alpine friendliness with international comfort, varied sport and entertainment activities, fitness and wellness in the new Alpen Therme Gastein, as well as in the Health Cure and Rehabilitation Centre; aso offering a large choice of cultural events.


A typical valley village: original mountain romance, adorable customs and friendly guest service coming from the heart. Offers for all sports fans - excellent paraglider and hangglider flying area – also fantastic walking and mountain biking areas – and for families. For our little guests our Children’s animations club “Pongi” makes sure of an action packed holiday. First class comfort in the new Solar Pool in Gastein. Enjoying nature completely on a wide range of easy walking paths, walking to nature’s places of energy.