Activity – River Rafting – Kayak-Canyoning

Group & Team Building Activity holidays in Lower Austria

From awe-inspiring mountain peaks to be climbed and conquered, river gorges to be rafted the summer season, opens up a world of possibilities in Austria.

A host of opportunities are waiting to be discovered for your group or club.


Rafting Holidays in Austria

Austria invites you for a true voyage of discovery.


Canoe & Rafting Holidays in Austria


river rafting
Experience the adventure of canyoning in the breathtaking river and rock landscape on the river Salza!

There are many different canyoning tours, from a sporty adrenaline kick, to canyoning for connoisseurs.

In the foreground and all around you, is Nature and a never to be forgotten experience amidst the gorges and rocks on one of the most beautiful rivers in Styria.

River rafting

Deep Roots – Adventures

Your rafting and outdoor camp in Palfau, Lower Austria

Deep Roots Adventures has, since 1998, been organising rafting in Palfau an der Salza.

This is in the Austrian State of Styria. (Steiermarkt) within easy access to 3 airports, Linz, Graz & Vienna.

The adventure camp for rafting is located at Palfau in the Nature park Eisenwurzen – part of the National Park Gesäuse.

Since 2005 they have also run the campsite Saggraben with it’s restaurant and pub “SÄLZAM”

This is directly at the main exit point of the River Salza. Here they also have the possibility to accommodate and look after large groups or clubs.

Deep Roots offer various packages to suit everyone from the individual to large groups or clubs.

Whether in combination with canyoning or an early bird trip in the morning, they have the right rafting package for everyone. Of course, they also offer exclusive “only you” tours for your group.

Typical package example:

1 – 60 people

Overnight with breakfast in the Rafting camp
Available: 60 places
142 € per person per day + overnight accommodation. 5 day packages available.

Enjoy an exciting and wildly romantic full-day tour with a rafting boat or individual canoe, including a picnic snack on the banks of the River Salza! After the tour we go to the grill buffet for BBQ then to bed and breakfast in the camp.


Full day rafting tour on the Salza (raft or canoe)
Snack on the riverbank
BBQ buffet (all you can eat)

Overnight stay with breakfast (other overnight accommodations available on request)

We can arrange pickup from the airport for your group or club.

For Students and Teacher groups

Our region offers ideal conditions for an unforgettable school sports week for Students and Teachers.

As a rule, each sports week is individually prepared and planned together with the teachers. You have the opportunity to put together a suitable variant from various sports offers, excursion destinations and accommodation.

Prices vary depending on activities, length of stay and transport costs.

We list only 1 itinerary for a school sports week here, but you can decide for you own.

For further possibilities of what type of schedule you would like for your school group, please contact us to create an individual itinery and offer.


School sports week “The 4 elements”

Monday – Arrival

Visit to Kraushöhle Gams (largest gypsum crystal cave in Europe)
BB in the bed camp at campsite Saggraben


Full day rafting tour on the Salza
Incl. Snack on the banks of the Salza
BB in the bed camp at campsite Saggraben


Visit the Palfauer Wasserlochklamm
Incl. lunch packet
Free afternoon
BB in the bed camp at campsite Saggraben


Hike through the Mendlingtal
Incl. lunch packet
Afternoon visit of the archery course Salzatal
BB in the bed camp at campsite Saggraben


Packed lunch and departure


Contact us with your Individual or group request.

With so much to choose from it can be difficult to decide how best to tailor your Austrian adventure….maybe stay with us for longer?

Nearest Airports: Linz – 1 hr 45 mins Graz – 1 hr 45 minsVienna 2 hrs 30 mins

Check our Flying to Austria page.

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