municipality in Austria

Bad Gastein is a small city located in the eastern part of the alps, in the Salzburg region in Austria.

Gastein valley in the Hohe Tauern range


Bad Gastein is 1,000 m above sea level, at the middle of the Hohe Tauern National Park in the Salzburg region. It can be visited all year around. Most people visit for skiing purposes during the winter season. For summer activities, there are hiking trails, running and Nordic walking routes, biking and bike tours in and around the Hohe Tauern National Park.

Get inEdit

Fly to Salzburg, Munich (München) or Klagenfurt. From there you can go by car or train. There is a railway station in the center of Bad Gastein, and trains go by approximately every second hour.

Get aroundEdit





Bellevue Alm, Windiszgrätzhöhe and Orania Stubrl are three very good, Austrian restaurants located in and around the city. If you're skiing, make sure you visit Jungerstube.




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