Exciting holiday experiences at Pacheiner
Visit our in-house observatory during the day or at night to observe the sun and stars. Or experience the thrill of driving a snow groomer (Pistenbully) yourself. An extra special activity we offer is our Skidoo rides.
Immerse yourself in the world of astronomy
During your stay at Alpinhotel Pacheiner, you have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of astronomy. Spend a few hours exploring the wonders of the universe. Begin with a captivating multimedia presentation, followed by the opportunity to peer through the telescope in our in-house observatory and observe the sun – a truly fascinating and extraordinary experience!
- • Visit our in-house observatory during the day, where you can observe the sun and enjoy a multimedia presentation. The duration of the activity is approximately 1.5 hours.
- • Enjoy the multimedia presentation and take a glimpse at the sun through a telescope in our observatory.
- • Sun observation in the in-house observatory: € 19.80 per person
Glimpse of the starry sky
During your stay at Alpinhotel Pacheiner, you have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of astronomy during an evening experience. After a brief multimedia presentation, you can take a look through the telescope in our observatory and discover the wonders of the moon, Mars, and Jupiter. It's an extraordinary and captivating experience!
- The visit to our observatory includes a glimpse into the night sky, a multimedia presentation, and lasts approximately 1.5 hours.
- Multimedia presentation. Afterwards you'll have the chance to observe the celestial beauty through our telescope.
- The cost for the evening experience of gazing into the night sky is € 19.80 per person
Driving a Pistenbully on the Gerlitzen in Carinthia
Have you ever wondered what it feels like to control a 300 horsepower Pistenbully over snowy slopes? Now you can experience it firsthand. Exclusive to Alpinhotel, we offer the unique experience of "Pistenbully rides" with our hotel's own grooming vehicle. What's special about it? Guests not only get to enjoy the ride as passengers, feeling the power beneath their seats, but they can also take the driver's seat themselves.
During a driving course that includes instructions, participants learn from an instructor how to maneuver the 300 horsepower Bully on the snowy slopes of Gerlitzen. The price is 170 euros per person for 30 minutes, which includes a souvenir T-shirt and a driver's license. The requirements are a minimum age of 18, possession of a valid driver's license for cars, and wearing winter-appropriate clothing and sturdy footwear (no ski boots).
Passengers can enjoy the ride in a relaxed manner inside the driver's cabin (43 euros per 1/2 hour per person) or in the passenger transport cabin (19 euros per 1/2 hour per person). The rides start from Alpinhotel Pacheiner, but upon request and for an additional fee, an individual starting point can be arranged.
PS: If you prefer to start with something smaller, you can also ride on a Skidoo. More information is available under additional offers.
- 1/2 hour of driving a Pistenbully including instructions
- 1 Pistenbully T-shirt
- • 1 driver's license
- Each additional 1/2 Stunde € 170,-- pro Person
Fresh & Lively Skidoo Ride
Riding on a Skidoo is often associated with skiing injuries, and nobody wants that! But fear not, because at our establishment, you can now experience the excitement and thrill of riding on a Skidoo in a safe and enjoyable way..
- 10-minute ride as a passenger on a Skidoo
- € 24,-- pro Person