Experience the giants!

Breathe in the pure energy of the wholesome mountain air in the heart of the Hohe Tauern National Park and enjoy the invigorating freedom that comes with sporting activities.

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Skiing at the Grossglockner in East Tyrol

The Grossglockner Ski Resort Kals-Matrei is the largest ski resort in East Tyrol and one of the most beautiful in the Alps. It has been repeatedly awarded as a varied and family-friendly ski resort. With 14 state-of-the-art lift systems, 42 kilometres of slopes, moderate prices and the sensational panorama on the Grossglockner, the whole family can look forward to the ultimate winter enjoyment.



It is not only nature that is a delight in Matrei. You will find everything here to delight the culinary heart. Culinary treasures from the region taste delicious and do you good. Indulge your palate with specialities and delicacies from East Tyrol or with superb international creations! We have put together a selection of restaurants and shopping possibilities for you!

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Excursion destinations

Welcome to a rich and varied world of experience. Sun-drenched and full of adventure. In the heart of one of the most charming Alpine mountain landscapes. Matrei is the heart of the Hohe Tauern National Park and the ideal starting point for unforgettable expeditions for young and old thanks to its favourable location.

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Hohe Tauern National Park

Ibexes jump over craggy rocks, marmots whistle and eagles sway at lofty heights over the mighty Grossglockner. Whether leisurely hikes over mossy gentle forest soils and colourful Alpine meadows or summit experiences in a class of their own: nature simply inspires. Especially when it is as captivating as in Europe's largest national park.