Welcome to Hinterthal, the Austria’s best kept secret The Salzburg Region, part of the holiday region of Hochkönig, together with the villages of Maria Alm, Dienten is Hochkönig and Mühlbach. We would like to present hereby our “Wachtelhof Apartment” in Hinterthal – the definitely best location for our activities
in winter and summer in the area of Hochkönig. You can either make a request for your best time in a year or make a booking directly.
You can find useful links “Worth Visiting” within the Hochkönig region, as well as useful information for your holiday planning. The picturesque village of Maria Alm, together with its mountain villages of Hintermoos and Hinterthal, lies amidst breathtaking mountain scenery. The mighty limestone peaks of the Steiner’s Meer rise up to the north, while gentler grassy slopes lie to the south.
Hinterthal is a small, authentic Austrian village at about 1,020 m altitude in the state of Salzburg. Hinterthal has a central location in the Ski Amade, in Salzburgerland and only an hour by road from the beautiful City of Salzburg this area is a haven for both Summer & Winter holidays. With one ski pass, you have access to the huge Ski Armade region – 25 resorts with 865 km of well-groomed slopes!
In the Summer walking, cycling, mountain biking, golf, horse riding, swimming, rock climbing & even tobogganing & high wire courses mean there is something to do for all ages. With wonderful Austrian hospitality, this is a great place for families, couples and groups. Whether you want a holiday that’s Action packed or completely relaxing this area really does offer something for everyone!
Hinterthal is a great base for exploring the many attractions the region has to offer. The Kimmel waterfalls, the Ice Caves & the Grossglockner are easily accessible. Zell is See with its beautiful lake and the glacier at Kaprun with it’s all year round skiing are not far away. The area is also famous for its natural spas, so if all the activity has worn you out there are fabulous places to relax & be pampered!
Hinterthal is a quiet and scenically situated village with plenty of restaurant & dining facilities. There is also a small supermarket for daily shopping a large children’s play area and a ski school. Anyone wanting to taste real, typically Austrian atmosphere, has come to the right place. Locals preserve customs & traditions which make this a very special place to visit. Hinterthal is about 1 hour’s drive from Salzburg & just under 2 hours from Munich – there are excellent & regular bus services all around the region & train services to Saalfeden, the nearest town, which is only 9 kilometres away.