Summer Vacation in Austria
Relaxation and sport on the mountain!

Summer vacation in Austria

The most beautiful places

Austria is one of the most picturesque countries in Europe and a great destination for a summer holiday with friends, family or as a couple. It has everything we long for all year round – fascinating landscapes, unspoilt lakes, majestic mountains, romantic cities and countless outdoor adventures.

From the scenic beauty of the Alps to the historic cities and cultural events, Austria is the perfect summer holiday destination we crave all year round.

Whether you want to relax in a wellness hotel, chalet or resort, or climb mountains, explore historic castles and museums, Austria and its 9 federal states promise an unforgettable experience. The unique thing about Austria is its varied landscape. From snow-capped peaks to rolling hills dotted with vineyards, there is no shortage of breathtaking views.

There are numerous hiking trails throughout the country that offer visitors the opportunity to experience nature up close. For adventure seekers, there are many adrenaline-fuelled activities in the holiday region such as white water rafting, paragliding, mountain biking or climbing that will get your heart racing.

Austria also has some of the most charming cities in Europe and is always worth a visit. You can travel by car or train or book a flight to Innsbruck, Salzburg, Graz, Vienna, Klagenfurt or one of the other beautiful cities.

Here you will find the most beautiful places in Austria.

Hiking fun in the summer

Mountain holidays in the Austrian Alps

Countless hiking trails lead through breathtaking flora and fauna in a spectacular and unique mountain world. You can start your hiking holiday in the hiking world of the Arlberg directly from the lodge. Active holidays are the order of the day!

Pure hiking fun for young and old!

Breathtaking landscapes in summer

Summer holidays in Austria are all about exploring the tranquil beauty of the mountains with family or friends and experiencing the perfect blend of luxury, adventure and wellness. With mountain hotels, resorts, chalets and wellness hotels in regions such as Vorarlberg, Tyrol, Carinthia, Salzburger Land, Styria and many more; Austria has become a popular destination for travellers looking to get away from it all. Many guests even say it is the most beautiful country.

The breathtaking landscapes in Vorarlberg and Tyrol offer a wide range of activities such as hiking trails leading to picturesque lakes surrounded by towering peaks or leisurely strolls through towns and villages.

You can find a relaxing experience in charming chalets or lodges amidst rolling hills or on the shores of crystal-clear lakes in Carinthia and Salzburger Land. Austria offers a wide range of holidays and tourism is growing every year.

Luxury Lodges & Suites

Comfort and coziness!

After the unforgettable sports and leisure activities in nature, the exclusive lodges offer pure relaxation and cosiness to your heart’s content. Simply unwind, reflect on the day and enjoy the peace and quiet in front of the fireplace.

Enjoy your holiday in one of our unique designed lodges of 60 – 140 m² , suites or double rooms.

Relax at the Lech Valley Lodge

If you have spent the whole day doing outdoor activities, you will certainly welcome the peace and comfort of our lodge. The Lech Valley Lodge is a hotel with lodges, chalets, suites and double rooms. The room rate includes a delicious mountain breakfast with regional products.

The Licca Val restaurant and a cosy bar, the Alpen Lounge, are just as much a part of the facilities as a TOP wellness area with pool, sauna and outdoor Kneipp pool. In our SPA area you can relax and enjoy the wonderful view of nature at the same time. Simply perfect for a time-out in the mountains.

Thanks to this diversity, you are not tied to any specific times and can plan your day to best suit your wishes and ideas.

We are one of the best lodges on the Arlberg in Austria.


The Körbersee in Vorarlberg is a breathtaking alpine lake in the Lech Valley Alps. The lake’s crystal-clear water is surrounded by lush green forests and towering mountains, making it one of the most beautiful spots in Austria. The Körbersee lies at an altitude of 1,654 metres above sea level and is fed by the snowmelt from the surrounding peaks.

The calm turquoise waters of the lake are the perfect place to relax and unwind amidst the beauty of nature. Visitors can take a leisurely stroll around the lake or hike through the nearby forest paths to enjoy the breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.

The Körbersee region offers an idyllic setting for nature lovers and adventure-seekers alike.

The clear Formarinsee

The lake lies at an altitude of 1,793 metres.

Another fascinating highlight is the Formarinsee in the Lechquellengebrige in Vorarlberg. The crystal-clear water of Lake Formarin at an altitude of 1,793 metres reflects emerald green and captures the beauty of the area. It is probably the most beautiful place in the mountains in Austria.

From Warth, you can reach Lake Forman via an easy mountain path or you can cycle to the lake.

A unique summer
in the mountains

The world of mountain summer is of course also a great playground for older kids. The award-winning Lechweg is recommended for hikers on their summer holiday. It is one of the most beautiful long-distance hiking trails in Austria. Or you can take the Steffisalp-Express chairlift from Warth up the mountain and start your hike there.

Leisure activities in summer
in Warth am Arlberg

Summer holidays and feelings of happiness in the natural jewel of Warth, one of the most beautiful places on the Arlberg. The village forms the centre of 3 gigantic valleys – Arlberg, Lechtal and Bregenzerwald. Warth am Arlberg is an idyllic destination that offers the perfect summer holiday. The town is located in the Austrian Alps and offers panoramic views of snow-capped mountains and lush green meadows.
The village has become a favourite spot for outdoor enthusiasts looking to spend some time away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

One of the top attractions in Warth at Arlberg is hiking. The area has more than 350 kilometres of well-marked hiking trails to suit hikers of all levels. From easy strolls across picturesque alpine meadows to challenging hikes up rugged peaks, there is something for everyone here.
For those who prefer cycling to hiking, there are also many mountain bike trails with varying degrees of difficulty.

Another popular activity in Warth at Arlberg is swimming in one of the many crystal-clear lakes or public swimming pools in the area.
The Arlberg offers a wide range of activities from hiking, mountain biking, paragliding, canyoning, golfing or even a leisurely convertible tour through the beautiful mountain landscape.

Steffisalp-Express in summer

The 4-seater chairlift “Steffisalp-Express” is 50 metres from our lodge and takes you directly to the Arlberg hiking area and the most beautiful mountain world in Austria.

Start of season: 23.06.2024
End of season: 08.10.2024
Operating hours: daily from 9:00 am – 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Tickets can be purchased online or on site.

Type:Detachable, fast 4-seater chairlift
Journey time:ca. 5 min.
Valley station altitude:1.515 m
Mountain station altitude:1.887 m
Difference in altitude:369 m
Delivery capacity:2.280 people/h
Travelling speed:5 m/s (18,0 kmh)
Construction year:1990


Your holiday home in Warth am Arlberg

A summer holiday in Austria is also an excellent choice if you want to take it easy on holiday. There are several golf courses to choose from or you can visit numerous sights with the Warth Card.

Our Aparthotel Lech Valley Lodge is located in the immediate proximity of the lifts, allowing you to visit the mountains without climbing equipment and enjoy the fantastic views.

Active recreation in the summer

Have you ever heard of the Outdoor BIG 5 in Warth? Here, a new adventure and thrill awaits you as a guest every day. This special mix of active holidays on the Arlberg for all adrenaline junkies is an excellent opportunity to really let off steam on a summer holiday in Warth.

The Outdoor BIG 5 includes:

✵  River rafting
✵  Canyoning
✵  Flying Fox
✵  Adventure park
✵  Fixed rope route

A combination of these five activities is offered in various levels of difficulty. Outdoor BIG 5 is just as suitable for groups and families as it is for individuals who enjoy outdoor exercise.

More Space

Live in the middle of a fascinating mountain world. Sleep with an open window and breathe clear mountain air

More Time

Relax and unwind. Let go of everyday life, enjoy outstanding scenery and architecture and discover the power of tranquillity

More Passion

Experience hospitality away from mass tourism and enjoy quality time with your loved ones in the jewel of nature, the Arlberg

More Freedom

Get moving in nature. Whether in winter with skis or in summer with mountain boots