Enjoy winter holidays in Upper Austria
Peaceful, relaxing, sportive
Your holidays are all about recreation and variety. The region impresses with its wonderful winter landscapes, which offer perfect conditions for winter hiking, cross-country skiing or horseback riding. There are also various cultural highlights waiting for you.
The snowy valleys provide a special magical atmosphere during the winter. There are also several lovely Christmas markets waiting for you in the pre-Crimbo time, like the Advent market in Weinberg Castle in Kefermarkt. Get to know the Mühlviertler Kernland and its history during a visit at the tourist workshops like the handicraft workshop in Freistadt or the spiral blacksmith’s shop in Lasberg.
Winter activities in Upper Austria
The Mühlviertler Kernland is a true Eldorado for cross-country skiers. Perfectly groomed cross-country ski runs lead you through the snow covered landscapes. In total 220 kilometres of cross-country ski runs are waiting for you, whether you are a leisure skier or a professional. Some of the runs are also floodlit in the evening. Alpine skiers will also spend a wonderful winter holiday here. In Sandl a ski region on the 1,111m high Viehberg Mountain awaits you or you might as well enjoy a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride. Cuddle up in the cosy blankets and get drawn through the landscape. An experience for the whole family.
Your winter holiday in Upper Austria
If you want to warm yourself up, there are various restaurants and huts welcoming you with delicious Mühlviertel delicacies. You can also take a swim in the one of the region’s indoor pools. Of course there is a wide range of saunas in the area.