Teenager beim Barfußwandern in den Bergen im Gradonna Resort

Gradonna for Teenagers

Active holidays with teenagers

Planning holidays with teenagers is often not so simple. Whilst parents may be seeking peace and solace, children want to experience adventure, preferably with like-minded people, and make new friends. The Gradonna ****s Mountain Resort is in a fantastic location right next to the piste in the nature of the East Tyrolean mountains and offers an extensive range of outdoor activities, culinary delights, wellness & spa, through to a comprehensive, varied youth programme for teenagers with a wide variety of options for the family. It’s a place where everyone can discover their own personal adventure.

Adventure & action for young people on holiday

The Gradonna****s Mountain Resort is a popular meeting point for sporty, active young people in amongst nature, perfect for active holidays with teenagers in the mountains of Austria. Our youth programme “naturally cool” offers youngsters from the age of 12 holidays with suitable highlights. All these options are supervised by trained staff, and change according to season and weather.

In all activities, fun and adventure in nature is the focus, as well as nurturing friendships and making new friends.

Holidays right next to the piste

In winter, your hotel or chalet offers doorstep skiing and snowboarding in the Großglockner resort Kals-Matrei.

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In summer, you have the mountains on your doorstep, whether you choose to explore them by mountain bike or in your walking boots. Outdoor action is guaranteed. The hotel’s bouldering room and outdoor climbing wall are perfect for putting skills to the test.

Gradonna youth programme

According to the season and weather, our youth programme is newly designed each week. Details are available in the current Gradonna weekly programme. The youth programme at the Gradonna****s Mountain Resort includes activities such as the following:

Sport highlights

  • Basketball
    Show how good you are with an exciting match at the Gradonna.
  • Bike tour with barbecue
    Adventure, sport, time with friends, & fun
    The bike tour takes you past the idyllic fishing lake to the barbecue area with an open fire to sit around chatting, telling stories, and singing.
  • Pool volleyball in the natural bathing pool
  • Bouldering
    Skill and ability come to the fore, and prepare you for the real rock faces at the foot of the Großglockner.
  • Outdoor circuit training
    The high altitude air improves the effects of training. Skill, speed, and teamwork out in the open air.
  • Slackline
    This proves skill! Slacklining is a combination of balance, concentration, and coordination. Balancing above a soft moss ground in amongst nature.

Natural fun

  • “Nagelstock” competition
    “Nagelstock” is one of the oldest local games. For generations this game has provided a stage to prove skill and accuracy. The aim of the game is to hammer a nail into a tree stump using the narrow end of the hammerhead.
  • Photo competition  “Nature photo bomb”
    Creativity is needed here. Think about what funny photo bombs you could make in nature, and try to capture them.
  • Open-air cinema
    The sun has set, …  let the film roll!
    Comfortable seating and, drinks, and of course popcorn whilst enjoying an exciting film on our sunbathing lawn.


  • Barbecue party
    In the early afternoon we prepare everything for a cool barbecue party next to our bathing pool. Food, drink, and lots of fun!
  • Party snacks – Cookery course
    Learn how to make cool party snacks such as herbal crisps and various dips in one of our chalets.
  • Drink mixing course
    Creativity required. Invent your own colourful cocktails and learn how to mix your favourite cocktail yourself.
  • Chalet party with karaoke
    In the evening, one of our chalets gets in party mood. Let the party begin, with snacks, drinks, and a karaoke bar.
  • Motto Party
    Have your own special party in one of our chalets. Perhaps a pyjama party or a bad taste party, decide yourself. One thing is for sure, fun is guaranteed.
  • Beach party
    A beach party in the mountains? Of course it’s possible. Have a party with beach feeling, cocktails, and fun limbo at the Gradonna bathing pool.


  • Sunrise walk
    Experience a breathtaking sunrise surrounded by the Kals mountains. Let your spirit run free with a healthy breakfast in a meadow
  • Treading water
    Get your circulation going in cold water. Enjoy the natural treading water Kneipp facility with wonderful views of the Kals mountains. This strengthens your immune system and encourages blood circulation. After the Kneipp experience, a pressure-free stream of water is poured onto your warm body. This temperature change releases a reaction in the body that has a therapeutic effect.
  • Geocaching
    Head out with a GPS unit amongst trees and mountains, and around the Gradonna****s Mountain Resort in the search for a number of hidden caches.


  • “The Gradonna, a place of energy,”
    Breathe fresh mountain air and enjoy concentration yoga. “Inhale, exhale, breathe through”
    Enjoy yoga in a marvellous natural setting near the Großglockner.
    Considered, deep breathing supplies your body with oxygen and life’s energy.
  • Barefoot walks and senses walks
    Feel the energy, the energy of stone pine “it smells like Gradonna!”
    Mountain stone pine, the Queen of the Alps, grows in a high mountain environment and is well known to have a calming, unmistakable, long-lasting aroma that is brought about by the interplay of various chemicals in the wood. It has been scientifically proven that stone pine slows the heart rate, reducing physical and mental stress.


  • Natural cosmetics
    Learn how to make your own cosmetic products, face masks and peelings from healthy, natural ingredients.
  • Styling tips
    Spend a lovely afternoon with our hairdressers as they show you styling tips and tricks. You’ll be amazed how easily you can copy some wonderful hairstyles.

Your action holiday with teenagers in the mountains

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