Active summer holiday in St. Martin
You are interested in an active summer holiday in St. Martin? Lots of hiking and biking trails lead through St. Martin near Lofer. You'll learn about the local orchids on the "Orchid Path" along the Vorderkaserklamm. Beside the orchid path you find a natural bath area for the whole family in the natural reserve of Vorderkaser. If you want to do more for your health, then visit the Kneippbad in St. Martin. Numerous events, guided tours, village evenings and concerts will make your day in the Saalach valley.
St. Martin near Lofer offers you a real rarity. The Pinzgau Cathedral the "Wallfahrtskirche Maria Kirchental". Pilgrims visit Maria Kirchental from the whole county of Salzburg, Tyrol and even from Bavaria. The church was built between 1694 and 1701, based on the plans of the most important Austrian baroque architects Fischer von Erlach. Maria Kirchental is a listed building since 2000.
World records are even broken in a small town such as St. Martin near Lofer because the Lamprechtshöhle, with a length of 35 kilometres is the longest cavern in the world.
Sporty and active winter holiday in St. Martin
The small holiday village St. Martin has other activities to offer than ski slopes and après ski bars. A snow lover won‘t get bored in the Saalach valley.
Toboggan in St. Martin is great fun for the whole family. Hike up to Maria Kirchental and slide down the mountain with the toboggan. You should definitely not miss the romantic night toboggan. The run is lit up with torches from the top of Maria Kirchental till the bottom.
The skiing area Lofer Alp is easy to reach with the skibus and the Lofer Alp cable cars.
St. Martin is a hidden paradise for cross-country skiers. 80 kilometres of best prepared cross-country ski-tracks lead through the Salzburg Saalachtal valley. Enjoy a social round of ice curling after an active winter day in St. Martin.