Cross - country skiing and biathlon in Lungau

A winter holiday isn't just about skiing

A skiing holiday in Lungau doesn’t have to mean lifts and endless downhilling when you’ve got activities like cross- country skiing and biathlon to get stuck into! We offer special workshops and organise private instructuon to cater for everyone's abilities.

Cross country ski equipment hire
We work with local Lungau ski shops to get the very best equipment hire rates, including cross country skiing gear so we’ll soon have you kitted out and ready to go. So whether you’re experienced or a complete novice, why not give this brilliant winter sport a try in our wonderful part of the Austrian Alps!

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Cross-country skiing in Lungau – Active holiday at st martin chalets
Cross-country skiing & Biathlon in Mariapfarr in Lungau – Active holiday at st martin chalets

Biathlon in Lungau

Pretend you're Mr Bond for day

Try your hand at this olympic discipline and pretend you're Mr Bond for day! We work with the experts at Gnadenalm, towards Obertauern, where they cater for all abilities of shooting and cross-country skiing. Some of our guests would have done a bit of cross country but never held a gun. Others have tried shooting but don’t know one end of a ski from the other. However, the Gnadenalm team put you at ease instantly and, as well as giving you a bit of a workout, they make it really great fun!

Biathlon Mariapfarr Biathlon Gnadenalm

Cross-country trails

150 km network of trails

Lungau offers an extensive 150 km network of trails (both classic and "skating" technique) and perfect conditions in which to work on your technique. endurance and speed. There's great snow conditions for XCers as well, meaning that, in addition to our high lying snow safe alpine trails on Obertauern, Prebersee, Katschberg and in Schönfeld, the region have installed snowmakers along the 6 km valley trail in Lignitz, Mariapfarr.

Overview of trails Cross-country trail report

Family vacation in self-catered luxury chalets in St. Martin in Lungau with fresh-water pond, sauna and fitness area – st martin chalets

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We are proud of our guests' experiences. These are reflected in our fantastic guest reviews and our TripAdvisor title 'Lungau's Best Chalet Provider'

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What is there not to like?

What is there not to like? 5* accommodation, great hosts and more things to do than you can shake a stick at. Currently sitting in the Panorama Alm drinking coffee whilst brushing the fresh powder off the jacket.

P Ward, Surrey / UK

The greatest place for an action packed holiday

The greatest place for an action packed holiday, just to chill out or anything in between. So much to do in beautifull surroundings.

J Royston / via Facebook

Once you are in, you never want out

There is one problem with a St Martin chalet, once you are in, you never want out. Life is so easy with the food delivered, restaurants taken care of and in case you run out of wine a handy racks full at the reception. The comforts of your own home, the family around you, the amazing food of Lungau region, the laid back atmosphere and the magic scenery. We went twice and we are looking to return again and again and again.

A Samulewicz / Budapest

The BEST holiday ever

Jodi! thx a million. the BEST holiday ever. it was perfect. nvr thought perfection existed but yes it does. it was amazing. one line to describe it would be A whole new World – from aladdin. haha. it was mind glowingly beautiful. love u guys. can’t wait 2 get back for the snowboarding in winter!!

S Palanivellu / Singapore

Now, I have added another thing to my Bucket List: returning to st martin chalets!

I planned for almost a year to find the perfect place to complete the #1 item on my Bucket List. I had aspired to dive in the GrunerSee. st martin chalets made it come true. They were able to do anything that I needed or wanted. When I arrived, they had already contacted a divemaster for me (Leo Maierhuber was wonderful). The area is beautiful and the staff is wonderful. Now, I have added another thing to my Bucket List: returning to st martin chalets!

P Hallett / via Facebook