Wildpark Ferleiten

Hohe Tauern National Park

Wildpark Ferleiten is a 15-hectare reserve that's home to 200 alpine animals such as chamois, marmots, ibex, fallow deer, wild boar and brown bears. Kids can let off steam in the playgrounds or on the mini roller coasters.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Hohe Tauern National Park attractions

1. Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Höhe

7.11 MILES

One of the high points (in every sense) of the Grossglockner Road, the 2369m Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Höhe viewpoint takes its name from the Austrian emperor…

2. Wallfahrtskirche St Vinzenz

8.98 MILES

As though cupped in celestial hands and held up to the mighty Alps, this 15th-century pilgrimage church lifts gazes, and spirits. Inside is a tabernacle,…

3. Gasteiner Museum

15.47 MILES

Tap into the source of Bad Gastein at this museum, which spells out the town's history and the wonders of its thermal waters, from the bath-loving Romans…

4. Gasteiner Wasserfall

15.6 MILES

Bad Gastein’s star attraction is this 341m waterfall, which rages over rugged cliff faces and through thick forest to tumble into three turquoise pools…

5. Nikolauskirche

15.6 MILES

The late-Gothic Nikolauskirche is a little gem of a church, tiled with wood shingles and built around a central pillar. Its interior is simple yet…

6. Thermalwasser Trinkbrunnen

15.64 MILES

To feel the benefits of Bad Gastein's thermal waters without tapping into your euros, fill your bottle at this drinking fountain for free. Two to six…

7. National Park Worlds

17.62 MILES

For the inside scoop on all things Hohe Tauern National Park, factor in a stop at this terrific visitor centre. The museum side of it showcases the park…

8. Stadtpfarrkirche St Andrä

23.2 MILES

The town's main church has an attractive Gothic rib-vaulted ceiling, a startling baroque altar, 14th-century frescoes and a pair of unusual tombstones…