The charming town Dorfgastein has successfully managed to preserve its authentic character. Nestled amid the imposing mountain world of Gastein, the town offers everything you could wish for from an active vacation. Whether for families with children, seniors, hobby athletes or even pros. Surrounded by the lush green mountainsides, Dorfgastein is a true paradise in summer. It offers you hiking paths outside your own front door. Setting out from Dorfgastein, around 115 km of hiking routes are just waiting to be discovered. Dorfgastein has many different hiking tours suitable for the whole family. The fresh mountain air is certain to work up an appetite, so a refreshment break at a mountain hut will be a welcome prospect.