Family hiking in the Alps at the Hochkönig
Happy holiday time

Family holidays in the Salzburger Land

The magical landscape of the Salzburger Land, with its craggy summits and rolling grass mountains, will also enchant you and your family from the first minute. Children love the many activities in the fresh air that are possible in summer. So, be prepared for an exciting family holiday at the Hotel Lohningerhof in Maria Alm!

Family activities in summer
Two children on a wooden bridge on a playground Two children sit on a balustrade in front of a hut in the Salzburger Land and high five
So much to discover for families
Everything for children

Summer programme

Doing great activities with children of their own age and collecting unforgettable holiday moments: The children’s programme in the Hochkönig region in the Salzburger Land is just the right thing for everyone who loves to discover new things. Certified pedagogues will take all children from the age of 4 out to experience exciting adventures in the natural surroundings of the Hochkönig.

Child slides through a tube slide in a forest near Maria Alm
Boy balances over a bridge in the high-ropes course at the Hochkönig
Mountain air and forest scent 

Forest Ropes Course
& Forest Slides Park

Let the summer cable cars make your way up easier - you can ride for free with the Hochkönig Card. For example, you can go up to Prince Mountain with the Natrun cable car directly from Maria Alm. Many attractions can be explored here: Climbing in the forest ropes course, jaunty fun in the forest slides park, the panoramic Prince’s lake, and an adventure playground will not only let children’s hearts beat faster!

Archery & Wild animal enclosure

On the Jufenalm, about 1 hour by foot from the mountain station Natrun or also accessible by car, you can watch animals of the Alps such as deers, roes, mouflons, and rabbits in their natural surroundings. The wild animal enclosure is open all year round. Archers, or those who want to become one, try their hand at the 3D archery course at Jufen.

Father helps his son holding a bow at the Hochkönig
Games & fun

Swing park or alpine playground?!

Swing, play, marvel at the Gabühel or let off steam at Toni's alpine playground on the Karbachalm.

At Gabühel, Austria's first swing park is waiting to be visited at over 1,600 m above sea level with 2 spectacular waterfall swings, 4 giant swings and a playground area of ​​more than 600 m². The Gabühelbahn in Dienten and the Hochmaisbahn in Hinterthal guarantee easy access to the swing paradise.

A panoramic playground with water and sand, a climbing tower, slacklines and other great play stations? This is Toni’s alpine playground on the Karbachalm. The grown-ups can watch the action in a relaxed manner from the catered terrace. Afterwards, you can demonstrate your racing skills when you head into the valley on the gravel track in a mountain cart.

A couple resting next to a water playground on the mountain
Family is looking forward to the food a waiter serves to them on a hut
Two children playing on a pyramid climbing frame
Children playing on a tube slide on an alpine playground at the Hochkönig
Family looking forward to a platter of cold cuts with all kinds of delicious foods
Family jumping wildly on a dome-shaped bouncy castle
Family going down a gravel road on mountain carts
Infinity pool with a view of the roofs of the mountain village Maria Alm surrounded by summits
Relaxing at the Lohningerhof

After your experiences, you can live the idle life at the Hotel Lohningerhof. How about a round in the pool, a visit to the family sauna, and relaxing afterward? Our spacious yet comfortable family rooms are the perfect retreats. Two separate bedrooms will offer enough space for at least four people. The suite “family room” also has a second bathroom!

Boy tries to climb along a parcours on a playground at the Hochkönig
More activities

Are you looking for more ideas? The Hochkönig has several more activities to offer. How about mini golf, geocaching, summer tobogganing, swimming in the pool, or an excursion destination in the surroundings? Many of these adventures are included in the Hochkönig Card that you will get for free at the Hotel Lohningerhof.