St Johann im Pongua
The holiday resort of St. Johann is located 55 km south of Salzburg. It is a town full of traditions, and an important shopping and tourist center in the entire region. St. Johann has also become famous for the scenic Liechtenstein gorge and for its beautiful cathedral.
St. Johann is a lively town indeed, boasting a wide range of hotels and inns, restaurants and cozy pubs.
Access into the Sportwelt Amadé ski area is via the hamlet of Alpendorf, a 3km bus ride away. St. Johann is now linked to the vast Amadé ski area with more than 860 km of slopes and some 270 lifts and this offers one of the best value lift passes in Austria. For cross-country skiers, there are 160km of tracks along the valleys.