A summer holiday in Gaschurn is great for the whole family. Here, young and old alike can enjoy the beautiful mountain region and the numerous hiking and cycling routes, and children can have a lot of fun in the Austrian village through various adventurous activities. Read more on this page....
Discover typical Austria
Gaschurn is one of eleven typical villages in the Austrian region of Montafon. The valley is situated in the south-west of Austria in the Federal State of Vorarlberg and is surrounded by the Rätikon, Silvretta and Verwall mountain ranges. A beautiful place for a stay both in summer and in winter. Together with the hamlet of Partenen, Gaschurn is situated at the end of the valley, at the foot of the Silvretta High Alpine Road. This motorway is very popular with tourists. Due to its location, this holiday resort is much appreciated by winter sports enthusiasts and it also has a lot to offer during the summer months.
For active holidaymakers
Once you have chosen a stay in Gaschurn in the summer months, you have also opted for an active holiday. Hikers and cyclists or even mountain bikers will truly get their money’s worth in the beautiful surroundings of this pretty village. There are also many climbing opportunities in this region; you can also go on some great day trips by car, with plenty of activities available for children. It is an ideal place to relax, either in numerous restaurants, over a breakfast on the top of a mountain, or outside in a swimming pool. Conclusion: Gaschurn is a jewel in Austria if you wish to have an active holiday. Laijola apartments complex is a delightful “home port” for your active holiday in summer.
You can see it: There is enough variety for your summer holiday in Gaschurn. The BergePLUS programme is further proof that the region has something to offer for everyone. You can explore the region (with a guide) by bicycle, by foot, by climbing or by taking part in one of many other activities. As Laijola is a partner in this unique programme, participation free of charge for our guests is. Discover in a dairy how cheese is made, pick herbs and enjoy magnificent views. Download the complete BergePlus summer program (only in German).
Conclusion: A summer holiday in Gaschurn will fulfil all your wishes! See you soon!
Hiking in Gaschurn and surroundings during your summer holiday
The most popular activity during your summer holiday will be, of course, hiking. Gaschurn in Austria is a true hiking paradise. In the region of Montafon, you will find a good 1,400 km of hiking paths, suitable both for recreational hikers and climbers.
- By cable car!
Tafamunt cableways operate in the summer period only and will take you to a magnificent Alpine scenery with beautiful mountain pastures in a gondola. Enjoy the view from the terrace while your children are having fun at the playground. Or set off together for a simple one-and-a-half-hour hike to Lake Wiegen.
- By stairway!
Do you do sports? Then you should not miss Europatreppe 4000 (temporarily closed until 2018). The name already lifts a tip of the veil: At the foot of Vermunt cableways, you will find the world’s longest straight stairway with 3,609 steps. The gondola of this cableway will take you to Trominier mountain station from where you can reach Lake Vermunt through a tunnel on foot. The long stairway runs underneath the cableways.