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Paragliding above the oldtown of Salzburg with the fortress | © Felix Woelk/Red Bull Photofiles

Sports & Leisure in Salzburg

Salzburg also has a sporty side. On the one hand, there are the numerous events which are hosted here, while on the other, there are offers tailored to the many interests of hobby athletes, the ideal opportunity, then, to get the most out of the many green spaces and mountains in and around Salzburg.

Sporting Events

The Gaisberg Race is one of the highlights of the Salzburg sporting calendar. In addition, the Salzburg Marathon also draws thousands of visitors to our baroque city, not least because the backdrop here is unlike any other in the world.

Different Sports

Due to its location amid city mountains and countless green spaces, Salzburg is always active and on the move. Hiking and cycling, in particular, are popular ways to explore the City of Mozart. Additionally, enjoying a run at Hellbrunn or paragliding from the Gaisberg is always rewarding.

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Plan your visit

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