Dream yourself a winter's dream: 
Blue skies over mountain slopes covered deep in snow, wisps of smoke rising up from the chimney of a rustic ski lodge. The jingling of bells on a horse-drawn sleigh, soothing relaxation in hot spring waters. This dream has a name: Gastein !

Winter sports enthusiasts of every ilk, families with children, casual winter hikers and athletic ice climbers all find their personal piece of paradise here in the Gastein Valley. Whether you prefer skiing, boarding or carving, in the four ski areas of Gastein, with 200 kilometres of slopes boasting snow conditions you can always rely on, you are certain to find the hill of your dreams! As a cross-country skier or snowshoer you will undoubtedly treasure the quiet and solitude of our natural landscapes.
Seventeen hot springs feed the spas of Gastein where, after a day filled with sporting activity and new adventures, you can stretch out, relax and languish in the soothing setting. Enhance your health, your fitness and your general wellbeing in these powerfully therapeutic waters!