The area of Tennengebirge is situated in the district of Salzburg, in the country of Austria. No matter whether you want to travel during the warm or cold months of the year, a Tennengebirge holiday is the ideal choice for many travellers, particularly those who are looking for energetic adventure! What’s more a Tennengebirge holiday rental apartment will come with all of the amenities and comforts you need to assure that your trip is as stress free and enjoyable as possible.
The beauty of a Tennengebirge holiday is that it is a suitable option whether you wish to travel during the summer or winter months as there are always plenty of seasonal activities available. During the summer months, visitors can indulge in activities including swimming, rafting, paragliding, rock climbing, fishing, horse riding, golf, mountain biking and mountaineering. During the colder months pursuits such as skiing, sledding, Alpine curling, ice skating, snowboarding, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing are also widely available.
If you decide to venture out from your Tennengebirge holiday rental apartment for a day trip then it is worth journeying to the small town of Sankt Johann im Pongau which is approximately half an hour away. Sankt Johann im Pongau is a very popular destination for day-trippers as it is home to the impressive Lichtensteinklamm gorge. The gorge is very narrow and the walls reach up to 300 metres high on each side. Lichtensteinklamm is just under two and a half miles long and was named after Prince Johann II of Lichtenstein. There are several walkways and paths for visitors to follow which were installed in the gorge by the prince in 1875.
If the weather plays an important part in whether you book a marvellous Tennengebirge holiday rental apartment then you will be delighted to hear that you can expect to enjoy warm summers and cold winters. The warmest months of the year to have a Tennengebirge holiday tend to be July and August when the temperature can rise to around 24°C during the daylight hours. The winter months of December and January see the daytime temperature drop to anywhere between -4° and 3°C. The annual rainfall amount for the area is 52 inches with the wettest month tending to be June.
Travel to Tennengebirge, Austria Travellers on a Tennengebirge holiday can arrive at Salzburg Airport (SZG) which is approximately 35 miles away from the area. Amongst the air operators offering cheap, frequent flights to Salzburg are BMI, Flybe, British Airways, easyJet and Air Berlin. Passengers can leave the UK from several UK including Glasgow (GLA), Stansted (STN), Leeds (LBA), Gatwick (LGW) and Southampton(SOU).