Gasthof Hochalmspitze situated in the beautiful Malta Valley, just a 10 minute drive from the motorway, this is the ideal base in the sunny south of Austria or as a stopover on transit. Wedged between meadows, forests, mountains and the Hohe Tauern National Park and far away from major industry, the municipality of Malta offers a perfect location for relaxation.
The valley is known for its many waterfalls during the melting season, which is why it is also called the “Valley of Falling Waters”. An 18 km scenic route, the former Malta-Reisseck Power Plant Group construction road with numerous hairpin bends and six tunnels, leads to the dam at 1933 m, where you can visit a hydropower exhibition.
Once you have arrived in the Malta Valley you will find that there is much to discover here. Not only culinary delights and fantastic nature, but also countless sports facilities and activities, make the Malta Valley so charming. BSights such as Maltahochstrasse and Kolbreindam, parish church Maria Hilf (literally around the corner from our hotel) and Nockalmstrasse – are just waiting to be discovered.
The Malta Valley is also an ideal place for holidays with children. Numerous options for a full-day program guarantee relaxation for the parents and bright eyes for the children..
Winter time in the Malta Valley
The Malta Valley also does not sleep in the winter. On the contrary: winter sports enthusiasts and gourmets will find a particularly successful mix of active and relaxing moments for two or with the family during their holiday in Carinthia.