Active holidays

Active holidays

The huge range of indoor and outdoor sport and leisure activities on offer in Austria’s beautiful natural landscapes means that there are countless options to suit every personal preference, whatever the time of year. Choose from golf, climbing, walking, cycling, skiing and much more. Discover the hiking trails, Nordic Walking routes and cycle paths that start right outside our resorts. Every resort offers classic sport and fitness facilities as standard: do some laps in the sport pool or one of the many other pools, or visit the in-house gym. Numerous cooperations with local associations mean that you can try out new sports like kite surfing, stand up paddle boarding and a whole host of other activities. Plus, some of our resorts are located almost around the corner from international sporting events and venues.

  • Cycling and mountain biking -
    rolling hills and challenging mountains

    Enjoy an exhilarating mountain bike trip, then indulge yourself with a few hours of pure relaxation at a VAMED Vitality World resort. Cycle alongside picturesque lakes and through natural parks or venture up steep, stony challenging routes on a mountain bike. Select your ideal itinerary from a seemingly endless range of possibilities to combine a cycling holiday with spa and wellness relaxation.

  • Golf, wellness, dining -
    our recipe for a swinging success

    Looking for a fun golf and fitness holiday? With first-rate golf courses never far away, our spa and health resorts are the perfect choice. Dive into a world of breathtaking landscapes, epic mountain backdrops and crystal-clear lakes. Enjoy a round of golf at the foot of the Kitzsteinhorn glacier or in the untouched natural surroundings of the Waldviertel region. Some golf courses offer greens in fantastic condition 365 days a year. Enjoy reduced green fees at local golf clubs, where golf schools and practice ranges provide an easy way for beginners to get into this wonderful outdoor sport.

  • Walking holidays in austria's
    most beautiful landscapes

    Restore your depleted energy reserves, surrounded by mountain landscapes, crystal-clear Alpine lakes, roaring waterfalls and majestic glaciers. Hike to mountain huts, breathtaking overlooks and Alpine meadows in full bloom. There’s something for everyone: from easy circular walks for all the family to mountain ascents for fit hikers and climbers looking for a challenge. Choose between hut and Alpine meadow tours, themed tours, lake tours, high altitude routes and Alpine mountain tours.

  • Winter vacations in austria's most beautiful locations and winter sport resorts

    Experience enchanting winter magic in the Ötztal valley, or fun on the piste combined perfectly with relaxation in the Salzkammergut, where the first snow dusts the Kitzsteinhorn in autumn. Nowhere else can you find a wider selection of family ski holidays, outstanding pistes, large winter sport arenas and even glacier runs that are open all year round. And you will find the perfect conditions for every winter sport discipline. The ideal opportunity to experience something new – try out snowshoeing or cross-country skiing, or take time out to relax with a romantic carriage ride.

  • The adventure holiday for all the family

    VAMED Vitality World spa and health resorts are the perfect choice for adventure holidays that appeal to visitors of all ages – with fun and excitement guaranteed! The Kidsstein children’s spa ensures that there are no end of indoor activities for the youngsters at TAUERN SPA Zell am See - Kaprun, where the kids can also explore the Alpine countryside, play Cowboys and Indians or hunt for treasure outdoors, all onsite with the supervisors. There are also plenty of attractive options for adventure seekers on offer at other VAMED resorts. Enjoy a sporty getaway in the Ötztal valley at the AQUA DOME or discover everything the Kamptal valley has to offer on a visit to la pura women’s health resort.

  • Fascinating discovery tours of the Seewinkel region

    Embark on a countryside adventure with a discovery tour during your stay at one of VAMED Vitality World’s spa and health resorts. St. Martins Therme is Central Europe’s first lodge and offers international-class guided discovery tours. There is plenty of excitement in store on the resort’s small-group safari discovery tours of the Neusiedlersee - Seewinkel National Park led by the St. Martins rangers. Make sure you find out all about the special activities on offer during your holiday at the Aquaworld Resort Budapest, where you can take a discovery tour of the Hungarian capital.  

  • Canyoning, stand-up paddling – contemporary sports at a glance

    Try something new and try your hand at a contemporary sport under the supervision of a fully-trained coach or personal trainer. Make the most of the opportunities available to you on your active break and have a go at Nordic walking, snow-shoe trekking or curling. Spring and summer options include canyoning, water boxing, aqua biking, stand-up paddling and rafting. Select your favourite region – from the rugged mountain panoramas of Tyrol to the gently rolling hills of the Weinviertel. The options are as broad and varied as the individual VAMED Vitality World spa and health resorts.

  • Sports pool for keen swimmers

    Keen swimmers looking to enjoy an active holiday will be in their element at the VAMED Vitality World health and spa resorts. Some of the resorts have full size pools for doing lengths and offer swimming courses where guests can hone their technique, learn to swim or beat their personal bests.




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