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Group and Excursion packaGEs in thE sEElEntium rEGion

hotEl packaGEs in thE sEElEntium rEGion

In sEarch of f. x. GruBEr and „sIlEnt nIGht“

hIstorIc castlEs • unspoIlEd naturE • rarE plants

sEElEntIum days or sEElEntIum WEEk

hIkInG WEEks In thE naturE paradIsE sEElEntIum

Gruber Museum - Hochburg Parish Church - peace path Duration approx. 3 hours • guided tour of the Franz Xaver Gruber Museum in Hochburg • visit the parish church with its “Gruber organ” • accompanied walk along the Franz Xaver Gruber peace path • “Church Mouse Snack” or “Gruber Meal” at Stiftsgasthof restaurant in Hochburg

A fascinating mixture of nature and culture Duration approx. 7 hours • guided theme walk (flowers, orchids or herbs - depending on the season) through the Europa Sanctuary Ettenau or the Ibmer Marsh • lunch (soup and main course) in a local inn or restaurant • guided tour of the Bavarian town of Tittmoning incl. the castle

Relax and enjoy yourself at the Hotel Seewirt**** in Holzöster • Seelentium days: 2 nights B&B, 1 set meal of the season, rental bikes with map, free use of farmer’s golf equipment, indoor pool and sauna

2 days of nature and culture staying at the Steinerwirt • guided tour to Ibmer Marsh or Ettenau Sanctuary (Salzach flood plains) • relaxing horse-drawn carriage ride (optional) • bowling evening at the Steinerwirt • B&B accommodation at the Steinerwirt*** • guided tour to Salzachdurchbruch gorge • boat ride Raitenhaslach - Burghausen • guided tour of the town of Burghausen

Price p.p. incl. Church Mouse Snack: € 12,Price p.p. incl. Gruber Meal: € 17,Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 3946369

Price per person €

p.P. from € 125,- (dbl) / € 165,- (sgl) • Seelentium week: 7 nights with half-board (3-course dinner) welcome drink, bike hire and map, free use of farmer’s golf equipment, indoor pool, sauna


p.P. from € 450,- (dbl) / € 525,- (sgl) Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6277 8666

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 650 5604123

Price per person: €

49,- (dbl)

carriage ride € 50,- p.Std. (max. 16 pers.) Info and bookings: tel.: +43 7748 2360

EnErGy sourcEs past and prEsEnt

In sEarch of mEIEr hElmBrEcht In a carrIaGE

a WEEk on a farm In st. radEGund

actIon WEEkEnd for tWo In dorfIBm

From coal mining to steam power plant Duration apx. 5h – only on Saturdays • guided round walk along the “Energy Path” theme trail near the banks of the River Salzach • guided tour of the Energie AG’s steam power plant in Riedersbach • a pleasant end to the day with cider tasting at „Wirt z’Stockham“ farm

Home of the legendary robber baron Duration approx. 5 hours • exclusive horse-drawn carriage ride • visit Gilgenberg parish church and the bone house • Meier Helmbrechtshof • open-air museum and snack at Helmbrecht Inn • Archehof Madl (Animal breeding farm) • visit local distillery with schnapps tasting

Family offer at the Landgasthof Habl • natural and healthy products from the family farm ensure excellent cooking • 1 week (7 nights) for 2 adults and 2 children under 10 years (rooms with shower/ WC and balcony) and half-board • insight into life in the country on the hotel’s own farm • hotel’s own swimming pool and outdoor dining area

Tractor rides, farmer’s golf and beer baths at the Moorhof**** • start with a Bavarian sausage breakfast • tractor jaunt, half-day (3-4 hours) with vintage tractors • lunchtime snack • wellness afternoon with „beer bath for two“ and a hay bed • 4-course evening “beer meal” • overnight stay with breakfast • farmer’s golf on the 2nd day

Price per adult € 19,- • child € 13,-

Minimum 10 persons Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 5488334

Price p. p. min. 4 participants: €


Price per family €

Maximum 7 participants! Info and bookings: tel.: +43 676 4709185


Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6278 8187

Price for both persons €


Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6277 8188


mIGhty Walls, hunGry roBBEr Barons

horsE rIdInG WEEkEnd at thE lassEr rIdInG staBlEs

InformatIvE sEElEntIum

An action filled day in and around the Ibmer Marsh Duration approx. 7 hours • guided tour of the Schnaitl private brewery in Gundertshausen with beer tasting • lunch (soup and main course) in a local restaurant • accompanied tour of the Ibmer Marsh along the theme trail • visit the parish church in Eggelsberg or the chapel in Gundertshausen

Enjoy your „Helmbrecht meal“ after the tour! Duration approx. 6 hours. • guided tour of the town of Burghausen, with Europe’s longest castle complex (over 1 kilometre in length!) • schnapps tasting in the Dicker court distillery • “Helmbrecht Meal” at Scharingerhof restaurant in Gilgenberg vllage in memory of the robber baron Meier Helmbrecht

Enjoying the most beautiful riding trails • 2 days / 1 night in a double room/WC at the Lasser riding estate in Franking • breakfast • horse to ride during your stay with support • 3 hours riding per day • entrance to the lido at Holzöster lake • only bookable for riders with experience • min. no. of participants: 3 persons

School groups are well looked after The largest marsh landscape in Austria with marsh nature trail and marsh museum, designing and making “bricks for peace”, the history of the carol “Silent Night” visiting the Gruber Museum or being at school on a farm – in the Seelentium Region there’s so much to learn and discover for school and youth groups. Request our special school project information and ask for our special tours for schools!


Info and bookings: tel.: +43 650 5604123

Price per person €

Price per person


€ 110,- (dbl)

Extension days on request Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6277 8206

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 7728 8005

horsE-draWn carrIaGE rIdE and farm tour

mInInG GamEs In trImmElkam

cyclInG tours In thE sEElEntIum rEGIon

Culinary delicacies and glorious landscapes Duration approx. 3 hours • romantic horse-drawn carriage ride around the Höllerer Lake (duration approx. 1 hour) • tour of a local cider farm in Stockham OR • tour of the Seeleitnerhof organic turkey farm

The life of a miner in former times Duration apx. 5h – only on Saturdays • guided tour of the theme walk “Brown Coal Path” close to the banks of River Salzach • miners’ games from former years finishing off with a miners’ test • miners’ snack at the z’Stockham cider farm

Exploring the countryside on two wheels Duration and routes as you wish There’s no better way to explore Seelentium region than on a bike. Guided bike tours will take you to cultural sights or natural beauty spots depending on your preference. Of course we’ll make sure that there are plenty of stops for refreshments along the way. If you book in advance we are also happy to organise E-bikes for you.

(For this tour you may use the local train connection from Salzburg, stopping at Trimmelkam Station)

Price per person €


Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 3946369

Price per adult € 19,- • child € 13,-

farmEr’s Golf WIth aWard cErEmony

farmEr’s Golf and horsE-draWn carrIaGE rIdE

The alternative round of golf around Holzöster Lake Duration: half-day program • welcome drink at Kirchenwirt in Franking or Moorhof in Dorfibm • rental clubs, balls and map • small farmer’s golf round (approx. 5km) • lunch or evening meal (soup, 2 choices of main course) • award ceremony with certificate and prizes

Why walk when you can ride? Short round • carriage ride approx. 2 hours • horse-drawn carriage ride from hole to hole on the farmer’s golf round (apx. 2 h) • rental clubs, balls and map • 2 drinks during the carriage ride • “improve your aim” schnapps • lunch at a local restaurant • award ceremony with certificate and prizes Price per person € 30,- (min. 10 pers.) bookings: tel.: +43 6277 8167 (Handleder) oder +43 6277 8206 (Lasser)

Price per person €


Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6277 8108 (Kirchenwirt) or +43 6277 8188 (Moorhof)

Price p. P.: €

Minimum 10 persons Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 5488334

3,-, min. package € 40,-

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 650 5604123


Varied network of cycle ways supported by GPS technology!

Accommodation with special services and offers

We are more than happy to put together a tailor made itinerary and combine various programme elements to suit your needs and wishes. Please register well in advance. Our restaurants can seat up to 500 guests.


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Tarsdorf Ostermiething

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Eggelsberg Franking Haigermoos


St. Pantaleon 30 km nach Salzburg St. Georgen bei Salzburg B156

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Group and Excursion packaGEs in thE sEElEntium rEGion

Group and Excursion packaGEs in thE sEElEntium rEGion

Group and Excursion packaGEs in thE sEElEntium rEGion

mystIfyInG landscapE: IBmEr marsh

EuropEan sanctuary: EttEnau

franz xavEr GruBEr musEum In hochBurG-ach

„upsIdE-doWn World“: frEscos In ostErmIEthInG

GuIdEd tour of thE schnaItl BrEWEry

flat-BottomEd Boat rIdE on thE salzach rIvEr

Guided tour through Austria’s most extensive marshlands Duration approx. 2 hours - approx. 4 km walk Discover the mystic beauty and fascination of Austria’s largest marsh landscape and find out how it came into being. Along the marshland nature trail there are rare plants and animals lurking around every corner.

Guided walk through the floodplain of the river Salzach Duration apx. 2.5 hours - apx. 5 km walk The Salzach floodplain region of Ettenau is a protected landscape near St. Radegund and Ostermiething. Discover the unique natural terrain with wild river beds, flood plain forests, wetland meadows and the backwaters of the Salzach River. Sanctuary tour with picnic possible!

The origins of the most famous Christmas carol in the world Duration 0.5 to 1 hour The “Silent Night” composer was born in a wooden house like this one in Hochburg in the year 1787. In this 200 year old house you not only feel the atmosphere of times long past but also get a closer look at an original loom and other personal effects and utensils which once belonged to the Gruber family.

Unique frescos in the former vicarage Duration approx. 1 hour Long before Columbus discovered America, Ostermiething’s pastor had his living room walls painted. To his mind many things seemed to be going wrong at that time, which is reflected by this topsy-turvy perspective of things in this unique fresco, where fish grow on trees and birds live in ponds.

This is where Seelentium’s local beer is brewed Duration apx.1.5 to 2h • Monday – Saturday Nowhere in Austria has a bigger concentration of breweries than in the Innviertel region. Seelentium’s local beer comes from the Schnaitl Brewery in Gundertshausen. Find out the secret of brewing fine beer, and of course you’ll have the opportunity to taste this excellent beer straight from the cellar! Cheers!

Enjoy the most beautiful sight of Burghausen on this historical journey in former salt-transporting-boats

Especially for children: Activity tour

Price per adult €

3,50 • child € 2,-

Price per person: €

Minimum rate € 35,Info and bookings: tel.: +43 650 560 4123


Minimum rate € 50,Info and bookings: tel.: +43 650 560 4123

Price per person €


Minimum rate € 15,- (5 Personen) Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 3946369

Group price €


Pre-brooking required, max. 25 persons Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 3946369

Price p. pers. €

4,- | Minimum rate € 40,-

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 650 5604123

Tour 1: Duration approx. 1.5 hours from Tittmoning to Burghausen

Price per adult €

14,- • child € 7,-

Minimum rate for the whole boat € 350,Tour 2: Duration approx. 35 min. from Raitenhaslach to Burghausen

Price per adult €

7,- • child € 4,-

Minimum rate for the whole boat € 175,Info and bookings: tel.: +49 8677 887-140

Walk „on Both sIdEs“

purE naturE and thE pEacE mEmorIal

uppEr and loWEr church In haIGErmoos

cInEma and fIlm musEum moosdorf-furkErn

dIckEr’s royal dIstIllEry - thE fInE spIrIt of GIlGEnBErG

BurGhausEn: thE lonGEst castlE complEx In EuropE

The stunning gorge between Bavaria and Austria Duration approx. 5 hours Guided walk along the wild-romantic banks of the Salzachdurchbruch gorge at the border of Austria and Germany. Lunch (soup and main course) in the country inn, followed by a guided tour of Burghausen’s Old Town. This walk can be combined with the boat ride from Tittmoning or Raitenhaslach to Burghausen.

Guided tour of the Ibmer Marsh • Shaping bricks for peace Duration approx. 4 hours On a guided tour of the Ibmer Marsh you will get to know the mystic peace and utter tranquillity of the marsh. Then you can carry on to the village of Moosdorf where you can design your own “peace brick” for the village’s famous peace memorial.

Late gothic 15th century double church Duration approx. 45 minutes There are only a few double churches left in Central Europe today, one of these precious rarities can be visited in the small village of Haigermoos. The double church is dedicated to Saint Peter and Saint Paul. The sacristan shows you around the beautiful church personally.

A journey to the beginning of motion pictures Incl. movie screening • duration apx. 2h Josef Riess’ Cinema Museum harbours true treasures for motion picture enthusiasts. In the nostalgic cinema auditorium you get a feeling for how it all began. Screenings at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. possible. Film of your choice!

Visit this passionate schnapps distiller Duration approx.1.5 hours Home-grown fruit from the distillery’s own farm, passion and know-how: these are the ingredients that go into the schnapps made here at the Dicker distillery, and into the “Seelentium Edelbrand” special brand schnapps. Schnapps tasting can be combined with a jovial horse-drawn carriage ride (prices on request).

Guided tour of the old town or the castle Duration approx. 1.5 hours The historic town centre of Burghausen, overlooked by the mighty castle buildings, has been well preserved. This is where Franz Xaver Gruber, the composer of „Silent Night, Holy Night“ learnt to play the organ. Soak up the atmosphere of this historic town on a fascinating guided tour.

Price per person €

Price per adult €


5,50 • child € 3,50

Minimum rate € 60,-Info and bookings: tel.: +43 650 560 4123

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 7727 3253

Price per person: €


Minimum rate € 24,-Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 3946369

Price p. pers. € 2,- | Minimum rate € 30,Without screening • duration apx. 1h

Price p. pers. € 1,- | Minimum rate € 20,Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 9742028

Price per person €


Info and bookings: tel.: +43 7728 8435

Group price €

50,- up to 25 person each additional person € 4,Info and bookings: tel.: +49 8677 887-140

a dIffErEnt sIGhtsEEInG - rEnt a tractor

romantIc horsE-draWn carrIaGE rIdE

farm musEum In haIGErmoos

hackEnBuch marsh musEum

WIrt z’ErnstInG: homE BrEWInG WIth a hIstory

tIttmonInG’s “royal BavarIan dIstrIct court”

From one village to another on a vintage tractor Duration as required Chugging along from one village to the next at the steering wheel of a vintage tractor – a childhood dream comes true! „Rent a Tractor“ can be booked by the hour, special prices for half and full day tours available. Choice of route by agreement. Only normal drivers licence required for driving your „own“ tractor.

Ride out into the lovely „Innviertler Seenplatte“ countryside Duration apx. 1h • max. 14 pers. p. carriage Use the most environmentally friendly means of transport to get to know the Seelentium region: Just like in the good old days you leave Franking in your horse-drawn carriage through the unspoiled countryside around Holzöster Lake. A truly romantic experience. We are also happy to organise the route of your choice!

A typical Innviertel barn from 1872 Duration approx. 2 hours The farm and local history museum Haigermoos is a “Bundwerk“ (crossed beam) wooden construction, typical in Bavaria and Austria in the 18th Century. Historical agricultural tools, equipment and handcrafts are on show as well as special fire brigade and school house exhibits. Family Felber’s private museum is well worth a visit.

Find out almost all there is to know about Ibmer Marsh Duration approx.1.5 hours This charming private museum informs you about the area: from the multifaceted flora and fauna of the Ibmer Marsh and its peat cutting tradition to the history of the glassblower village. For school groups there’s a special Bird Memory game where birds have to be matched to their song. Ideal in combination with a marsh walk.

Welcome to the smallest brewery in the Seelentium region Duration approx. 1 hour Insiders relish this home-brewed amber „nectar” which can only be found and tasted in the 125 year old public house where the floor is covered with marble from the old church. Enjoy a guided tour of this small home brewery, a glass of beer (0,3 l) and a delicious pretzel.

Guided tour of Tittmoning’s historic Old Town duration approx. 2 hours Walking through Tittmoning is like taking a walk through Bavarian history. The historic town centre, used as the backdrop for the opening scenes of the famous TV series “The Royal Bavarian District Court”, the picturesque alleyways and the 13th century castle buildings are certainly well worth a visit.

Price p. tractor (max 3 pers.)

Price per carriage: €

€ 30,-/hr.

55,- per hour

Bookings: tel.: +43 6277 8206 oder 8167

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 1691715

Price per person: €


Minimum rate € 30,Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6277 8129

Price p. p. € 2,- | youths up to 15y. € 1,-

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 7748 6808

Price per person €


Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6278 6325

rElaxInG In moor spa st. fElIx

harnEssEd tEams on BErndlGut farm

Workshop, atElIEr and GallEry farBWErk

thE BEatIfIEd franz JäGErstättEr from st. radEGund

thE motor saW artIst

The healing moor spa – the key to wellbeing Duration: dependent on treatment The Moor Spa in St. Felix near St. Georgen bei Salzburg uses the healing powers of the marshes for different spa treatments. From moor packs and baths to Ayurveda or Tuina-Massage, the team at the spa in St. Felix treats its guests to a special experience. Appointments can be made for tours and treatments as you require.

Learn how to drive a two-horse harnessed team Duration: 8 hours incl. lunch break What was standard practice for nearly everyone one hundred years ago can be learned here. After preliminary instruction each participant gets the chance to take over the harness for a ride into the countryside. “Driving Instructor” Ulrike Sparber will give you useful tips and share her know-how for an unforgettable experience.

Watch artists or be artist yourself

Jägerstätter‘s House and Memorial duration approx.1 hour Franz Jägerstätter lived in Upper Austria’s westernmost village of St. Radegund. During World War II he refused military service as a conscientious objector and as a result was executed in Brandenburg in 1943. In 2007 Franz Jägerstätter was beatified. His house, now a museum, and his grave memorial can be visited.

Visit Markus Tutzer and his wooden sculptures Duration: approx. 1 hour Watch the famous Geretsberg artist Markus Tutzer sculpture a bird feather for feather with his motor saw and find out what else you can do with a simple tree stump. Afterwards you also can find out how fruit is turned into spirits with interesting information and schnapps tasting.

Price per person (max. 7 pers.): €

Price: dependent on treatment


Family deal € 95,- (minimum age 10 years) Info and bookings: tel.: +43 676 4709185

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6274 7414

High above the Salzach flood plains in St. Radegund you will find the “Farbwerk”, a former school building from the turn of the last century. Today it functions as an atelier, workshop and gallery for those wishing to experience art first hand. You can watch artists as they work, visit an exhibition in the gallery, or take part in introductory courses yourself.

Course dates and information:

Mr. Isidor Hofbauer, Tel. +43 664 1619385

Price per person: €


Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6278 8148

Price per person: € 6,- (min. 10 pers.) Info and bookings: tel.: +43 676 9288634

Group price € 50,- (max. 35 pers.) Info and bookings: tel.: +49 8683 700710

rupErtIWInkEl local hIstory housE • tannEry musEum

Tour of the castle and exhibition at Tittmoning Castle Duration: approx. 1.5 to 2 hours Tittmoning Castle is not only this Bavarian town’s proud landmark, but also houses 23 historic chambers open to the public with unique collections, together known as the Rupertiwinkl Local History House. You are also taken to the tannery museum to find out more about leather making. Tannery museum is open dly. may to sept. 1-4 p.m. (Free entry).

Group price € 50,- (max. 30 pers.) Info and bookings: tel.: +49 8683 700710

pfEIl’s vIntaGE car and tEchnIcal musEum

farmEr’s Golf

BEEr Baths, hay BEds and WEllnEss

formula 1 fEElInG on thE Indoor kart track

rIEdErsBach stEEl park - contEmporary art ExpErIEncE

stEam poWEr plant In rIEdErsBach

Fascinating private collection of historical gadgetry Duration approx. 1 to 1.5 hours One of the first bicycles with a motor, telephones and radios from the very start of their development. Christian Pfeil has put together an amazing collection of unique technical gadgets in his private museum in Haigermoos. He will enjoy showing you around and telling you about the fascinating history of each piece

The amusing Innviertel version of this trend sport Long round: 14 km | short round: 5 km For this type of golf you need neither a handicap nor suitable apparel, all you need is a sense of humour! Using old farming tools and equipment crazy courses of a very special kind have been created. As you hit your way “stylishly” from one hurdle to the next enjoy the unspoiled landscapes, the fresh air and a good laugh.

A beer keg – an unusual kind of wellness oasis? Not in Moorhof Dorfibm! Cleopatra bathed in milk, here in Innviertel we bath in beer (single and double kegs available). Discover the soothing qualities of beer on the skin and then enjoy a relaxing hay bed. For the rest of the day the hotel’s spacious spa is at your disposal (3 Saunas, indoor swimming pool, and more).

Experience the professional racing feeling Individual duration Feel the adrenalin on the 420 metre long cart track at the Race Station in St. Pantaleon. Professional pre-race talks, timed training laps and then the race, everything has been thought of and perfectly planned. Of course there’s a formula one style winners celebration for the racers to round things off.

Take a stroll through the art-park with 120 steel sculptures duration approx. 1.5 hours Next to the steam power station in Riedersbach there is an open air museum of a very special kind. Every year in August artists from all over the world meet here as part of a summer arts academy and create huge metal figures and sculptures. A fascinating cultural walk for art enthusiasts.

Plant visit of Upper Austria Energy Corporation Duration approx. 2 hours Sure, electricity comes out of the socket, but what happens before that? The local energy concern „Energie AG“ opens the doors to this impressive power station giving visitors the chance to look “behind the scenes” of energy production. Tours start at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m., small snack included

Price per person € 1,-

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 1847400

Rent per person € 3,- (club + ball)

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6277 8108

Price for 1 person: €


for 2 persons in a double keg: € 105,-Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6277 8188

Price on request!

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 664 422 1663

Free entry! Guided tours on request!

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6277 7979-8220

Min. 15 pers., reservation required, Mon to Thu - free of charge!

Info and bookings: tel.: +43 6277 7979-8223


f armEr ’ s G olf WIth a Ward c ErEmony h IstorIc c astlEs • u nspoIlEd n aturE • r arE p lants Price for both persons € 279,- Price per per...