Explore Gosau with the tourist train

Land train - time is irrelevant

Family fun for both big & little explorers. Since many years, the Gosau tourist train is a special experience for the whole family. It comfortably brings the big and little guests to the various pastures around Gosau. Experience the mountains in a very special way. Without effort, get to the most beautiful places of the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt-Dachstein/Salzkammergut.

With up to 45 seats, the Gosau tourist train offers plenty of space for family get-togethers, company outings, as well as groups of school children or senior citizens. The various destinations offer not only stunning views of the surrounding mountains, but also great hiking opportunities and rustic huts to stop off at and be indulged. The different tours take you among other things to the picturesque Lake Gosau with glacier views, the Ebenalm, the Iglmoosalm, Plankensteinalm and the Hochmoor Löckermoos bog with the Schleifsteinrüchen.

Fancy a trip on the Gosau tourist train?

As rides with the Gosau tourist train are dependent upon weather, it is best to contact the Gosau tourist information office for information on tours and departure times. Further information on the Gosau tourist train canalso be obtained by calling +43 (6136) 8295-30. We wish you a pleasant stay in the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut.

Events

Date: Tue, Jun. 19, 2018 , 09:45 — 16:00
Ort:  Sportplatz Gosau, 4824 Gosau
Every week on Sat & Tus from June to October 2018

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© OÖ.Tourismus/Röbl  / Wandern in Gosau zum Hochmoor Löckermoos - Glücksplätze im Salzkammergut

Date: Sat, Jun. 30, 2018 , 09:30 — 16:30
Ort:  Sportplatz Gosau, 4824 Gosau
Family-friendly day hike with slow train. About 6 hours. With ride to the "Löckernmoss" moor and Plankensteinalm

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© OÖ.Tourismus/Röbl  |  Wanderung auf der Plankensteinalm

Date: Fri, Jul. 13, 2018 , 09:30 — 16:00
Ort:  Sportplatz Gosau, 4824 Gosau
Every Friday from July until September 2018 – Gnome hikes for kids in Gosau

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© Jehle |  Entdecken Sie das Gosautal! Wandern mit Betty in Gosau: Wichtelwanderung auf der Plankensteinalm bei einem Urlaub mit Kindern im Salzkammergut.

Date: Sat, Sep. 29, 2018 , 09:00 — 16:00
Ort:  Iglmoosalm, Gosau
Counting sheep in Gosau: A leisurely day with delicious food awaits you on the Iglmoosalm.

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© Kraft

Date: Sat, Oct. 6, 2018 , 09:45
Ort:  Sportplatz Gosau, 4824 Gosau
Every week on Sat from May to October 2018

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© OÖ.Tourismus/Röbl  / Wandern in Gosau zum Hochmoor Löckermoos - Glücksplätze im Salzkammergut

Heavenly Perspective

Lace up your hiking boots, load up your backpack and hit the trail! Enjoy gorgeous natural surroundings, charming architecture and friendly people as you wander down idyllic lanes and paths. The daily grind gets left behind and your head becomes as clear as the air in the high alpine landscape of the UNESCO World Heritage Region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut. Along the well-marked paths, you will find the ideal conditions for escaping the monotony of everyday life. Whether you’re a passionate mountain hiker or a nature enthusiast, traveling alone or with the entire family, you’ll enjoy scaling our regional peaks. In our comprehensive route planner, you’ll discover a variety of suggestions for creating your ideal hike. You can pick up a detailed hiking map at one of the four tourist offices of the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region. Each map describes favourite routes for exploring Hallstatt, Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt, Gosau and Obertraun. We hope you’ll have a wonderful time discovering the wonders between our mountains and lakes!

Information at a glance 

  • Contact
    Tourist Office Gosau

    Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut
    Tourismusverband Inneres Salzkammergut Geschäftsstelle Gosau
    Nr. 547
    4824 Gosau, Austria
    Phone: +43 (0) 5 95095 20
    Fax: +43 (0) 6136 / 8255
    E-Mail: gosau@dachstein-salzkammergut.at 
    Homepage: www.gosautal.net

    Regular opening times
    Tourist Office Gosau

    November to April: Mon – Fri 8.30 - 17:00 hrs.
    Sat./Sun./Holiday 9.00 - 15.00 hrs
    May to October: Mon. – Fri. 8.30 - 18.00 hrs.
    Sat, Sun & Holidays 9.00 - 15.00 hrs.