BISCHOFSHOFEN - HOTELS & TOURIST INFORMATION
The popular resort of Bischofshofen is the largest village in Pongau area and important transportation hub, as well as economic center, located among beautiful Alpine scenery.
Bischofshofen is set in a vast valley, at an elevation of 550 meters. The Bischofshofen surrounding mountains include Tennengebirge, Buchberg, Hochgruendeck, Hochkeil Salzachtal valley and Hochkoenig mounts, creating unique landscape and endless possibilities for various sports and activities in any season.
Bischofshofen Skiing Holidays
The resort of Bischofshofen is also popular for family farm holidays in the summer and skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing during the winter.
Bischofshofen is also popular with its Four Hill tournament for ski jumping held each winter.
The newly constructed Skijumprun takes one right down to the Buwi Bradl Stadion.
The Paul-Ausserleitner skijump is being reconstructed to become the largest dry -matting skijump world-wide.
The nearest airport to the resort of Bischofshofen is this in Salzburg.
There are many trains arriving and leaving from Bischofshofen train station, including international trains.
By car one can get to the village:
From the south: via A10 Tauernautobahn motorway to Bischofshofen.
From the west: A1 and A10 motorways to Bischofshofen.
From Germany: either via B311 or A10 motorway after the boarder.
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