+. Typical Austrian village
+. Ideal for activity holidays
+. Plenty of cycling opportunities
+. For the golf enthusiast
The idyllic Hinterthal lies in the middle of pristine nature with the High King mountain in the background. Hinterthal lies between the villages of Maria Alm and Dienten. Maria Alm is the largest village. It has a number of attractive shops and a large supermarket. Hinterthal is a part of the holiday region of Hochkönig, together with the villages of Maria Alm, Dienten and Mühlbach.
Hinterthal is a small, typically Austrian village. It is a quiet and scenically situated village with plenty of facilities. There is a small supermarket for daily shopping. There is also a bank, a playground and a restaurant.
The Hochkönig region has an extensive 340 km network of hiking trails. Apart from hiking there are extensive routes for mountain biking. Less fanatical cyclists can enjoy a range of cycle tours and treks. The Hochkönig region also offers a wide selection of outdoor sporting activities.
The nearby village of Maria Alm is home to the Waldseilgarten Alpinskischule, the place to be to overcome your vertigo and broaden your horizons. So what is it? Waldseilgarten Alpinskischule is an outdoor adventure centre consisting of a forest rope course, a 120 m zip line known as the Flying Fox, the King Swing, and much more. In short, plenty of opportunity to get your adrenaline going.
There is a large outdoor pool in nearby Maria Alm. The swimming pool is ideal for families with children, partly because of the 40 m water slide. Parents can enjoy a well deserved break in the relaxation area around the pool.
The states of Salzburg
Hinterthal is located in Salzburgerland. The province offers a wide range of fun and captivating places of interest. In addition to countless historical monuments, which stand testimony to its rich history, Salzburg is also home to ice caves. These ice caves have been carved out over thousands of years, and are a magnificent sight. You should definitely visit the Großglockner, the highest mountain in Austria. Get to know this area on one of the hiking trails.
The “Salzburgerland Card”
This card offers excellent opportunities to get to know Salzburgerland and its diverse attractions. It gives you access to over 190 places of interest and activities throughout Salzburgerland for one price! The list is endless, from fortresses and castles to the Großglockner, waterfalls and even public transport in Salzburg!
There is no golf course in Hinterthal itself. However, this is made up for by Der Golfplatz Urslautala course located between Maria Alm and Saalfelden. This 18 hole golf course is set amidst tranquil alpine scenery, and is suitable for both novice and advanced golfers. Enjoy the surrounding mountain scenery, the flowers and the nature while playing.
Supermarket | Bank | Doctor | Tourist office | Outdoor swimming pool (Maria Alm)
Distance to towns and villages
- Zell am See about 30 minutes drive
- Saalbach about 40 minutes drive
- Salzburg about 1 hours drive
- Kitzbühel about 1 hour and 10 minutes drive
- Neukirchen am Großvenediger about 1 hour and 10 minutes drive
- Mauterndorf about 1 hour and 15 minutes drive
- Wald im Pinzgau about 1 hour and 15 minutes drive
- Königsleiten about 1 hour and 30 minutes drive
- Hochkrimml about 1 hour and 30 minutes drive
- Innsbrück about 2 hours drive
The distance from Utrecht to Hinterthal is approx. 1,000 km
Nearest airports: Salzburg (approx. 79 km) | Innsbruck (approx. 150 km) | Munich (approx. 210 km)
Nearest train stations: Saalfelden am Steinernen Meer (approx. 15 km) | Bischofshofen (approx. 27 km) | Schwarzach im Pongau (approx. 28 km) | Zell am Zee (approx. 328 km)
Country code: + 43
Regional dialling code: (0)6584
Postal code: 5761